V. Outline

V. Outline

  1. Remember the Command (1:1-20)
    1. Greetings of Paul to Timothy (1:1-2)
    2. Errors of False Teachers Versus the Truth of God's Command (1:3-7)
    3. Purpose of the Law (1:8-11)
    4. Salvation of Paul (1:12-17)
    5. Challenge to Timothy (1:18-20)
  2. Conduct Yourselves as God's Household (2:1-6:21)
    1. Primacy of Prayer (2:1-10)
    2. Special Instructions for Women (2:11-15)
    3. Qualifications for Leadership (3:1-13)
      1. Elders (3:1-7)
      2. Deacons (3:8-13)
    4. Call to Godliness (3:14-4:10)
      1. Mystery of godliness (3:14-16)
      2. Truth versus deception (4:1-5)
      3. Life of godliness (4:6-10)
    5. Commands for the Believers (4:11-5:24)
      1. Conduct of Timothy (4:12-16)
      2. Relationship between older and younger (5:1-2)
      3. Care of widows (5:3-16)
      4. Care of elders (5:17-20)
      5. Care of Timothy (5:21-23)
      6. Discernment of conduct (5:24-25)
    6. Relationship Between Slaves and Masters (6:1-2)
    7. Conflict Between Love of Money and Godliness (6:3-10)
    8. Fight of Faith (6:11-16)
    9. Teaching for the Rich (6:17-19)
    10. Importance of These Commands and Teachings (6:20-21)