godly edifying or oiko nomian οικονομιανG3622 /a godly household law: The Goal then of what is to be taught to the church, that is those who are already convinced of Faith- that is Faith the substance of hope in the Gospel is a proper use of the Law in faith, especially an economy of the Law, a use of the Law lawfully especial in the building up of the house hold or family, which is among one of the most fundamental parts of the Law of God, reaching as far back as the creation of Male and Female covenanted in a marriage by terms of the dominion mandate to be fruitful and to multiply and to subdue the earth. Continue reading →
Finishing up Chapter 3 of 1st Timothy, with a final look at the person of a Deacon and an Overseer, and then a recap on the summary of the behaviors of the house hold of God, the Called-Out (Church) as a whole, as a household with a house hold law, as Stewards in the of God’s economy in faith.
The Christian is a witness of “Faith and verity” and it’s representation in the communities they live among as the people of God having the high calling as ” the pillar and ground of the truth”!
Christian do not the support of the Gospel alone, but in fact, they support the whole concept of truth as it rests upon the household of God. Continue reading →
Of all the Church its leaders, the Overseers and Deacons must be able to hold fast to the mysteries of the faith in a pure conscience- Without Controversy:
Great- is the mystery of godliness:
(That) God was:
In the flesh –
In the Spirit-
seen of angels:
In the Nations –
In the world –
In glory! Continue reading →
Another look at 1 Timothy 3 and what it says concerning a biblically defined ‘Deacon’ in verses 8-9.
Feel free o join our Sabbath Bible Study as we continue our understanding of this epistle of Paul, according to the house hold family Law, an Economy of God in Faith Continue reading →