2 Timothy 2:15

2 Timothy 2:15 (ASV 1901)

15Give diligence to present thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, handling aright the word of truth.

Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage

Instead of being upset with his brother or the people who preferred Mr. Craik's teachings over his, Mr. Müller, after much introspection, committed himself to studying and prayer so he too could become a skilled workman in God's vineyard; one who needed not to be ashamed but one who could rightly divide God's word.
Realizing the urgent need for education among the people she hoped to share the gospel, "Ma" (Mary Slessor) set up schools where she personally taught basic literacy and arithmetic. Without discrimination, men and women, old and young, bond and free were all welcomed to come learn. Upon hearing about this good thing, many villages opened up to her to come visit.