Training for Godliness
Since we have our hope fixed on God, we should discipline ourselves for the purpose of godliness and the profit it brings to our lives.
Don't Follow What's False
We need to guard ourselves from being led astray by deceitful spirits and false doctrines.
An Early Christian Hymn
We need to support the truth of our common confession that centers in the saving work of Jesus Christ.
Deacons are to be Worthy of Respect
The church needs servants who love the Lord and His people.
Being an Overseer is a Noble Task
All believers should strive to live up to the characteristics required of their overseers.
Instructions for Men and Women
We need to serve in the local church in accordance to the ways that God instructs us.
Pray for Those in Authority
We should pray for those in authority so that we can live peaceful and godly lives and share Christ Jesus freely with those around us.
Not What I Once Was
We should praise God that we are not what we once were, but have received His grace and mercy in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Love Loves the Truth
We should love the truth and hold to the sound teaching of the Gospel.
Avoid the Idle and Disruptive
We are to avoid people who are idle and disruptive and be people who work well.
The Prayer Direction
We should pray that the Lord's word and work spread rapidly and is glorified in us.
Stand Firm and Hold Fast
We need to stand firm and hold fast to the Word of God.
The Man of Lawlessness
We need to be aware of the coming of the lawless one, so we will be prepared but not scared.
God is Just
God's judgment is just; He will punish unbelievers and reward faithful believers.
How to Treat Each Other
We are called to esteem those who labor in the Lord and to love those who walk with us in Faith.
God Has Not Destined Us for Wrath
Because of God's grace and mercy, we need not fear his wrath, but rather hope in the life we have in Him.
Don't Grieve Like Those Who Have No Hope
God's promises concerning our future are an anchor of hope for our souls in the present.
How You Ought to Walk and Please God
God's will is for us to live godly, sanctified lives. We should seek to live in such a way that pleases God.
Abound in Love
We should thank God for the fellow believers He puts in our lives and pray for the Lord to increase our love for one another.
You Accepted the Word of God
We need to receive the Bible as God's Word and allow it to perform its work in us.
Walk in a Manner Worthy of God
Just as Paul and his companions ministered the gospel in godly ways, we should live our lives in a manner worthy of the God who calls us into His own kingdom and glory.
We Give Thanks to God for You
We should thank God for believers who set the right example and send forth the gospel; we should strive to be that kind of Christian.
The Conclusion of the Matter
Fear God and keep His commandments, for this is the duty of all mankind.
Banish Anxiety from Your Heart
We should enjoy our lives and honor our God.
Are You Wise or Foolish?
We need to seek to be wise and not foolish.
In God's Hands
Since our lives are in God's hands, we should devote ourselves to spending every day well.
Being Under Authority
If we are wise, we will submit to the authorities in our lives and live under the fear of God while enjoying the life only He can give.
No One is Righteous
Solomon recognized that no one is righteous. We realize that righteousness only comes through Jesus Christ.
What is Better?
We should seek to maintain a good name and possess the wisdom of the Lord.
Money Can't Buy Happiness
We should not live our lives for things, because they can never satisfy. (see Psalm 37:4)
Guard Your Steps
We need to guard our attitudes and actions in worship and center our lives on revering God and not chasing riches.
Two Are Better than One
We need to walk with others in our lives, because two are better than one.
A Time for Everything
Everything that God allows in our lives has its appropriate time; we should thank God in all circumstances that He is eternally in control.
From the Hand of God
We need to seek the things that are from the hand of God, because all other activities leave us empty.
Everything is Meaningless
If we don't center our lives around God, we will find it all to be meaningless.