We’ve not been called to change the culture, we’ve been called to teach the gospel to a lost world.
What does it mean to adorn the doctrine of Christ?
Some who lived on Crete professed to know God, but denied Him by their works. Instead of magnifying God, they had become a blight on the name of holiness and saving power of God. Paul didn’t want the Christians on Crete to live like these people Thus, we have the instruction in 2.1-10. Holy lives matter. They matter, because our entire purpose is to adorn the doctrine of God our Savior in every respect.