Christians are called not to blend in with the surrounding culture, but to adorn the Gospel by distinctive living. Regardless of our age, our behavior needs to reflect the faith we profess. In this message, Alistair Begg examines Paul’s guidelines for godly living, beginning with his instructions for older men and women. As they grow older, those who are mature in faith have unique responsibilities and opportunities to influence younger generations, giving wonderful testimony to the grace of God.
2Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness. 3Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good, 4and so train the young women to love their husbands and children,
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