I) So as not ‘to put an Obstacle‘ in the way of the GOSPEL v. 12b
II) So that He (Paul) might Preach and Present a FREE GOSPEL v.15-18
III) Paul lived his life for the sake of the GOSPEL v.19-23
What should a Local Church (CCW) be doing in combatting false (non-apostolic) teaching and promoting the truth?
There should be:
I) Proper Use of the Good Law of God (1 Tim. 1: 8-11)
II) Preeminent Promotion of the Glorious Gospel of God (1 Tim. 1:12-17)
III) Protection of the Church of the Living God (1 Tim. 1:18-20)