In the epistle of First Timothy, Paul is concerned with sound doctrine. He focuses on the establishment of elders and deacons, filtering them through a list of qualifications. Paul emphasizes a zeal for prayer and a zeal for the shepherding of people through various issues - vital issues. He addresses wealthy Christians and what they should do with their money. He addresses gender roles (which are so vital in the life of the church today). As Paul commands his young protege, Timothy, how to shepherd God's flock, Paul includes numerous other pertinent topics which pertain to pastoral ministry! Access the free electronic copy by selecting "Download", or if you prefer to purchase a paper copy, click "Buy".