2 Timothy 2:14-19
The Unashamed Workman

The Enemy Within

Paul the apostle is deeply concerned about the false teaching that has crept into the church. He encourages his protege Timothy to be a good workman, rightly handling God's word. Paul remains assured that those God has chosen will remain steadfast.


  1. Focus on the esstentials
  2. Don't quarrel about non essentials
  3. Be well grounded in the scriptures
    • Present yourself to God as one approved
    • Rightly handle the word of truth
  4. Don't swerve from the truth
    • avoid irreverent babble
    • dealing with Hymenaus
    • don't compromise the gospel
  5. God's true church will prevail