Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But we have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us.
2 Corinthians 4:1
Therefore seeing we have this ministry, according to the mercy we have received, we fault not,
2 Corinthians 6:10
as sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing all things.
Again, the kingdom of the heavens is like unto treasure hid in the field, which when found, a man hides it and, for the joy thereof, goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.
Unto me, who am less than the least of all saints, is this grace given that I should preach among the Gentiles the unsearchable riches of the Christ
to whom God would make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery in the Gentiles, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory,
in whom are hid all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if the earthly house of this our habitation were dissolved, we have a building of God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
2 Corinthians 10:10
For his letters, they say, are weighty and powerful; but his bodily presence is weak, and his speech contemptible.
And when Gideon arrived, behold, a man was telling a dream to his fellow, saying, Behold, I dreamed a dream that I saw a cake of barley bread tumbled into the camp of Midian and come unto the tents, and it smote them so that they fell and overturned them, and the tents fell.
Beth The sons of Zion, precious and esteemed more than pure gold, how are they taken for earthen vessels, the work of the hands of the potter!
1 Corinthians 1:28
and that which is vile of the world and that which is despised God has chosen, and things which are not, to bring to nought the things that are,
1 Corinthians 4:9
For I think that God has set forth us the apostles last, as it were appointed to death; for we are made a spectacle unto the world and to angels and to men.
Ye know how through weakness of the flesh I preached the gospel unto you at the first.
2 Timothy 2:20
But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and of silver, but also of wood and of clay, and likewise some to honour, and some to dishonour.
And he said, Thy brother came with deceit and has taken away thy blessing.
1 Corinthians 1:27
but rather God has chosen that which is the foolishness of the world to confound the wise, and God has chosen that which is the weakness of the world to put to shame the things which are mighty;
1 Corinthians 2:3
And I was with you in weakness and in fear and in much trembling.
1 Corinthians 15:30
And why do we stand in jeopardy every hour?