Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For ye remember, brethren, our labour and travail: for labouring night and day, because we would not be chargeable unto any of you, we preached unto you the gospel of God.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
remembering without ceasing the work of your faith and labour and charity and of waiting with the hope of our Lord Jesus Christ in the sight of our God and Father,
And because he was of the same craft, he abode with them and worked, for by their occupation they were tentmakers.
Moreover, ye yourselves know that these hands have ministered unto my necessities and to those that were with me.
1 Corinthians 4:12
and labour, working with our own hands; being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we suffer it;
1 Corinthians 9:6
Do only Barnabas and I not have authority to forbear working?
2 Corinthians 6:5
in stripes, in imprisonments, in tumults, in labours, in watchings, in fastings,
2 Thessalonians 3:7
For you know in what manner you ought to imitate us, for we did not walk disorderly among you,
1 Timothy 4:10
For this we both labour and suffer reproach, because we trust in the living God, who is the Saviour of all men, specially of those that believe.
1 Thessalonians 2:6
nor did we seek glory of men neither of you nor yet of others, when we might have been burdensome unto you as the apostles of Christ.
But the former captains that had been before me had charged the people and had taken of them for bread and wine, upon forty shekels of silver; and in addition to this their servants bore rule over the people; but I did not do so because of the fear of God.
1 Corinthians 9:7
Who serves as a soldier at his own expense? Who plants a vineyard and does not eat of its fruit? or who feeds a flock and does not eat of the milk of the flock?
2 Corinthians 11:9
And when I was present with you and had need, I was not a burden to any of you, for that which was lacking to me was supplied by the brethren which came from Macedonia; and in all things I have kept myself from being burdensome unto you, and so will I keep myself.
2 Corinthians 12:13
For what is it in which ye were inferior to the other congregations except in that I myself was not burdensome to you? forgive me this wrong.
1 Thessalonians 2:2
but having suffered before and having been shamefully treated, as ye know, at Philippi, we were bold in our God to announce unto you the gospel of God with much diligence.
But none of these things move me, neither do I count my life dear unto myself, only that I might finish my course with joy and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
Paul, slave of Jesus, the Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God
being the minister of Jesus Christ, to the Gentiles, ministering the gospel of God, that the offering of the Gentiles might be well pleasing, sanctified by the Holy Spirit.
1 Timothy 1:11
according to the gospel of the glory of the blessed God, which was committed to my trust.
I have seen the travail which God has given to the sons of men that they may be occupied in it.