American Evangelicalism | How It Broke & How To Fix It (Part 2)

1 Timothy 1:18-20 2 Timothy 2:2
Joel Webbon

For the last few decades, American Evangelicalism has been obsessed with all that is BIG, FAST, FLASHY, and FAMOUS. In contrast, 2 Timothy 2:2 says, “What you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.” So Paul entrusted certain things to Timothy; Timothy was charged to entrust these things to faithful men; and those men needed to be able to entrust (teach) these things to others. Ministry is about multiplication, and therefore, faithful ministers must think in terms of multiple generations. In other words, faithful ministry is often slow.