25 Everyone who competes in the games goes into strict training. They do it to get a crown(A) that will not last, but we do it to get a crown that will last forever.(B)

Read full chapter

26 Therefore I do not run like someone running aimlessly;(A) I do not fight like a boxer beating the air.(B)

Read full chapter

The Charge to Timothy Renewed

18 Timothy, my son,(A) I am giving you this command in keeping with the prophecies once made about you,(B) so that by recalling them you may fight the battle well,(C)

Read full chapter