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in the presence of God – 132

but the Lord stood by me and strengthened me, so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the gentiles might hear it. so i was rescued from the lion’s mouth. [2 timothy 4:17] today i’d like to make three observations out of the statement “the...

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in the presence of God – 131

but the Lord stood by me! and strengthened me, so that through me the message might be fully proclaimed and all the Gentiles might hear it. so i was rescued from the lion’s mouth. the Lord will rescue me from every evil deed and bring me safely into his heavenly...

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in the presence of God – 130

at my first defense no one came to stand by me, but all deserted me. may it not be charged against them!                  [2 timothy 4:16] ever pondered what it would be like to be completely deserted - with no one by your side in your greatest hour of need?  some of...

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in the presence of God – 129

“alexander the coppersmith did me great harm; the Lord will repay him according to his deeds. beware of him yourself, for he strongly opposed our message.” [2 timothy 4:14-15] we get a really unique view into paul’s heart here and there’s two important things that...

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in the presence of God – 128

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ovyQrYYa5BI&feature=youtu.be when you come, bring the cloak that i left with carpus at troas, also the books, and above all the parchments. [2 timothy 4:13]  at the end of his life, paul asks timothy to bring him these parchments,...

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in the presence of God – 127

tychicus I have sent to ephesus. [2 timothy 4:12] paul sent tychicus, his friend, to ephesus. these are the words he used to describe his friend in colossians 4:7 - beloved brother and faithful minister and fellow servant in the Lord. to paul, this man was: loved,...

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in the presence of God – 126

luke alone is with me. get mark and bring him with you, for he is very useful to me for ministry. [2 timothy 4:11] you may remember that back in acts 15 barnabas and paul got in an argument over whether or not they should bring mark along with them on their next...

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in the presence of God – 124

do your best to come to me soon. for demas, in love with this present world, has deserted me and gone to thessalonica. crescens has gone to galatia, titus to dalmatia. luke alone is with me. get mark and bring him with you, for he is very useful to me for ministry....

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in the presence of God – 123

henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved his appearing. [2 timothy 4:8] one of the most amazing things to me about my salvation...

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in the presence of God – 122

“henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to be on that day and not only to me, but also to all who have loved his appearing.”  [2 timothy 4:8] paul ends his living eulogy here and he comes to this...

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