2 Timothy 2:14-26 Remind them of these things, and charge them before God not to quarrel about words, which does no good, but only ruins the hearers...
Paul charges Timothy (and us) to present ourselves to God as an approved worker. Then a few verses later he gives us the example of a useful vessel. Paul points out how our composition may differ (gold, silver, wood or clay) but lets us know that's okay because what's really important is that we are useful to God with whatever makeup we've been given.
Think about your unique makeup and how God has gifted you. What does being a useful vessel for God mean and look like for you. How do you plan to get there? Tami W.
Powered by 4 is all about engaging God's Word and living it out--in community. So if it's encouragement you want or motivation you need, join the discussion on the P4 Blog--a place to weigh in on the daily scripture as well as share thoughts & questions. And, for a more in-depth look at Scripture, tune in to the daily Back to the Bible radio program with Woodrow Kroll.