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ISBN: 9789966805386
Imprint: HippoBooks
Format: Paperback
Dimensions (mm): 229 x 152 x 32
Publication Date: 14/09/2009
Pages: 496
Series: Africa Bible Commentary Series
Language: English

1 & 2 Timothy and Titus

£23.99

The church struggles with many problems, including weak leadership. In this first volume Samuel Ngewa skillfully shows how Paul’s advice to leaders in the early church can help today’s church and its leaders become firmly rooted and to flourish.

Author Bios

Samuel Ngewa
(By)

Samuel M. Ngewa is Dean of the Graduate School at Africa International University, Nairobi, Kenya. He holds a PhD in Biblical Interpretation from Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, USA, and has published numerous works on New Testament studies. He is on the pastoral team at Africa Inland Church Lang’ata in Nairobi.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to the Africa Bible Commentary Series
  2. Foreword to 1 & 2 Timothy and Titus
  3. Acknowledgements
  4. Abbreviations
  5. Introduction to the Pastoral Epistles
  6. 1 TIMOTHY
    1. Unit 1 1 Timothy 1:1-2
      1. Making Contact
    2. Unit 2 1 Timothy 1:3-7
      1. Timothy’s Mission
    3. Unit 3 1 Timothy 1:8-11
      1. The Proper Use of the Law
    4. Unit 4 1 Timothy 1:12-14
      1. Paul’s Personal Reflection
    5. Unit 5 1 Timothy 1:15-20
      1. The Unchangeable Truth
    6. Unit 6 1 Timothy 2:1-8
      1. Paul’s Call to Prayer
    7. Unit 7 1 Timothy 2:9-15
      1. Women and Godliness
    8. Unit 8 1 Timothy 3:1-7
      1. Overseers, Pastors and Teaching Elders
    9. Unit 9 1 Timothy 3:8-13
      1. The Role of a Deacon
    10. Unit 10 1 Timothy 3:14-16
      1. Paul’s Reason for Writing
    11. Unit 11 1 Timothy 4:1-5
      1. Gathering Storms
    12. Unit 12 1 Timothy 4:6-16
      1. Timothy’s Role
    13. Unit 13 1 Timothy 5:1-2
      1. People Management
    14. Unit 14 1 Timothy 5:3-16
      1. Relating to People in Need
    15. Unit 15 1 Timothy 5:17-23
      1. Relating to Church Elders
    16. Unit 16 1 Timothy 5:24-25
      1. Sin and Good Deeds
    17. Unit 17 1 Timothy 6-1-2a
      1. Masters and Slaves
    18. Unit 18 1 Timothy 6-2b-12
      1. Sound Doctrine and Godliness
    19. Unit 19 1 Timothy 6:13-21
      1. Concluding Change
  7. 2 TIMOTHY
  8. Introduction to 2 Timothy
    1. Unit 1 2 Timothy 1:1-2
      1. Making Contact
    2. Unit 2 2 Timothy 1:3-7
      1. Words of Encouragement
    3. Unit 3 2 Timothy 1:8-10
      1. A Call to Suffering
    4. Unit 4 2 Timothy 1:11-18
      1. The Example of Paul
    5. Unit 5 2 Timothy 2:1-7
      1. Endurance in Suffering
    6. Unit 6 2 Timothy 2:8-13
      1. Encouragement in Suffering
    7. Unit 7 2 Timothy 2:14-16, 22
      1. Ministry to Others and Our Personal Lives
    8. Unit 8 2 Timothy 2:17-21
      1. Honour or Dishonour?
    9. Unit 9 2 Timothy 2:23-26
      1. The Marks of a Good Leader
    10. Unit 10 2 Timothy 3:1-5a
      1. Characteristics of the Last Days
    11. Unit 11 2 Timothy 3:5b-9
      1. People to Avoid
    12. Unit 12 2 Timothy 3:10-17
      1. Words of Wisdom
    13. Unit 13 2 Timothy 4:1-2, 5
      1. Paul’s Final Charge to Timothy
    14. Unit 14 2 Timothy 4:3-4, 6-8
      1. Problems and Rewards
    15. Unit 15 2 Timothy 4:9-2
      1. Concluding Matters
  9. TITUS
  10. Introduction to Titus
    1. Unit 1 Titus 1:1-4
      1. Establishing Contact
    2. Unit 2 Titus 1:5-9
      1. Establishing the Church at Crete
    3. Unit 3 Titus 1:10-16
      1. Uprooting Error
    4. Unit 4 Titus 2:1-6, 9-10
      1. Doctrine and Life
    5. Unit 5 Titus 2:7-8, 11-15
      1. Promoting Sound Doctrine
    6. Unit 6 Titus 3:1-11
      1. Our Past, Present and Future Lives
    7. Unit 7 Titus 3:12-15
      1. Concluding Matters
  11. NOTES
    1. 1 Timothy
    2. 2 Timothy
    3. Titus
  12. BIBLIOGRAPHY

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