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I. Remember The Command (1:1–20)

In this opening chapter, Paul reminds Timothy of his important role in managing God's household (vv. 3-4), defines the goal of God's command (v. 5), explains the role of the Law (vv. 8-11), testifies to the Lord's grace in saving the worst of sinners (vv. 12-17), and challenges Timothy to fight the good fight (v. 18).