1 Timothy Bible

An Introduction to 1 Timothy

Church life is messy. Anyone who has worked in a church or served as a volunteer knows things don’t run smoothly.

One of Paul’s closest friends was Timothy. Later in Paul’s life he writes a brief “manual” about how this young church leader, Timothy, should conduct himself and lead the church. Let’s dive into this vibrant letter written to Timothy, to your church, and to my church.

An Introduction to 1 TimothyChart of 1 Timothy


Paul tells Timothy how rich and poor, leaders and slaves, and widows and couples should conduct themselves in the church community.