Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.
And they kept their attention fixed on the Apostles' teaching and were united together in the taking of broken bread and in prayer.
Doing the Lord's work without pride, through all the sorrow and troubles which came on me because of the evil designs of the Jews:
And having different qualities by reason of the grace given to us, such as the quality of a prophet, let it be made use of in relation to the measure of our faith;
1 Corinthians 9:16
For if I am a preacher of the good news, I have no cause for pride in this; because I am forced to do so, for a curse is on me if I do not.
Say to Archippus, See that you do the work which the Lord has given you to do.
1 Timothy 4:13
Till I come, give attention to the reading of the holy Writings, to comforting the saints, and to teaching.
2 Timothy 4:2
Be preaching the word at all times, in every place; make protests, say sharp words, give comfort, with long waiting and teaching;
And they all with one mind gave themselves up to prayer, with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and his brothers.
And while they were doing the Lord's work, and going without food, the Holy Spirit said, Let Barnabas and Saul be given to me for the special work for which they have been marked out by me.
For God is my witness, whose servant I am in spirit in the good news of his Son, that you are at all times in my memory and in my prayers,
For this cause I, having had news of the faith in the Lord Jesus which is among you, and which you make clear to all the saints,
For this cause I go down on my knees before the Father,
And in all my prayers for you all, making my request with joy,
For this reason, we, from the day when we had word of it, keep on in prayer for you, that you may be full of the knowledge of his purpose, with all wisdom and experience of the Spirit,
For it is my desire to give you news of the great fight I am making for you and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not seen my face in the flesh;
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ Jesus, sends you his love, ever taking thought for you in his prayers, that you may be complete and fully certain of all the purpose of God.