Christian Youth: Purity (Conclusion)

1 Timothy 4:12, “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.” The last characteristic Paul says to represent as a young Christian is purity. Prior to this, he wrote in 1 Timothy 1:5, “The aim of our charge is love that…

Christian Love: Faith

1 Timothy 4:12, “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.” Some would say the main difference between Christians and unbelievers is that Christians have faith whereas atheists have logic, but everyone has faith in something. Not only is…

Christian Youth: Love

1 Timothy 4:12, “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.” Christian love is a huge topic to discuss. Last year I wrote an article with Geeks Under Grace for Valentine’s Day called What is Christian Love? So, to read on…

Christian Youth: Conduct

1 Timothy 4:12, “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.” Conduct is our next example for Christian youth. Other translations say “life,” but that’s far too ambiguous. “Conduct” is closer to the Greek. It is easy to say,…

Christian Youth: Speech

1 Timothy 4:12, “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.” The first example Paul gives is speech. Now, don’t get ahead of yourself and think this means you get to say whatever you want. You still have to…

Christian Youth: Introduction

1 Timothy 4:12, “Let no one look down on your youthfulness, but rather in speech, conduct, love, faith and purity, show yourself an example of those who believe.” Paul wrote this letter to Timothy for encouragement. Today, when we think of youth, we usually think of people who are under thirty-five. In other contexts of the…