Guard with Care

Timothy, guard what has been entrusted to your care.

(1 Timothy 6:20 NIV)

While Paul was particularly referring to the Gospel that had been entrusted to Timothy’s care (see 2 Timothy 1:14), I believe that the charge to “guard what has been entrusted to your care,” can also refer to everything else that God has entrusted to our care–family, health, ministry, job, finances. When God trusts us with something, He expects us to be good managers and guard it with care. Timothy took Paul’s advice to heart and it served him well. We’d be wise to do the same.

Guard what has been entrusted to your care.

Published by risingwiththeson

Farah obtained her Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree (with a double major in English and Religious Studies) from the University of Toronto, where she also completed her Bachelor of Education (OISE). While she enjoys teaching, writing gives Farah equal pleasure. She began to exercise this passion with the publication of "Rising with the Son," her daily devotional blog. It is designed to help strengthen the faith of her readers in Jesus. Through her writing, it is Farah's wish to inspire others and help them develop a closer relationship with God and His Son, Jesus Christ.

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