In 1 Timothy 6:11, the Apostle Paul addresses Timothy his protege as a "Man of God," equating him with the saints of old. God's prophets were often referred to as men of God (Deuteronomy 33:1, 1 Samuel 2:27, etc.). Today, the term "Man of God" seems to have lost that sense of reverence.
In a very straight-forward article, Dr. Jason K. Allen, president of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, asks, "Where Are All the Godly Men?" An important question for the whole church to consider. Click here to read.