"Until I come, devote yourself to the public reading of Scripture, to preaching and to teaching." 1 Timothy 4:13 NIV
1 Timothy 3:15 ESV / 33 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful If I delay, you may know how one ought to behave in the household of God, which is the church of the living God, a pillar and buttress of the truth.
"Father, into your hands, I commit my spirit"
For the Word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.