This article is an exposition of 1 Timothy 4:12-13.
From 1 Timothy 4:6-9 this article shows that believers are called to live in godliness.
What is the work of the pastor? This article maintains that a fundamental aspect of the work of the minister is teaching doctrine (1 Timothy 4:13). The author describes what it means to teach doctrine and what this teaching should look like. In order to fulfill this task, the pastor must also value reading.