1 Timothy 1:12-13; 1 Timothy 4:10; 1 Timothy 5:12; 1 Timothy 6:2; 1 Timothy 6:7
I thank Christ Jesus our Lord , who has strengthened me, because He considered me faithful, putting me into service,
even though I was formerly a blasphemer and a persecutor and a violent aggressor. Yet I was shown mercy because I acted ignorantly in unbelief;
For it is for this we labor and strive, because we have fixed our hope on the living God, who is the Savior of all men, especially of believers.
thus incurring condemnation, because they have set aside their previous pledge.
Those who have believers as their masters must not be disrespectful to them because they are brethren, but must serve them all the more, because those who partake of the benefit are believers and beloved. Teach and preach these principles.
For we have brought nothing into the world, so we cannot take anything out of it either.