1 Timothy 4:1-8 MSG

1 The Spirit makes it clear that as time goes on, some are going to give up on the faith and chase after demonic illusions put forth by professional liars.
2 These liars have lied so well and for so long that they've lost their capacity for truth.
3 They will tell you not to get married. They'll tell you not to eat this or that food - perfectly good food God created to be eaten heartily and with thanksgiving by Christians!
4 Everything God created is good, and to be received with thanks. Nothing is to be sneered at and thrown out.
5 God's Word and our prayers make every item in creation holy.
6 You've been raised on the Message of the faith and have followed sound teaching. Now pass on this counsel to the Christians there, and you'll be a good servant of Jesus.
7 Stay clear of silly stories that get dressed up as religion. Exercise daily in God - no spiritual flabbiness, please!
8 Workouts in the gymnasium are useful, but a disciplined life in God is far more so, making you fit both today and forever.