Approved by God
2 Tim 2:14-26
Paul issues two calls to help God's servants keep their eyes fixed on the right things and on the right person.
How to keep going
2 Tim 2:1-13
Paul is realistic about the rigours of being a Christian, but confident that it is worth it. Here he gives four things to keep Christian workers going.
Suffering for the gospel
2 Tim 1:8-18
Paul knows the hard reality of the Christian life but impresses on us what motivates - and enables - us to persevere and to suffer for the gospel.