Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.
And they continued steadfastly in the apostles' doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers.
Serving the Lord with all humility of mind, and with many tears, and temptations, which befell me by the lying in wait of the Jews:
Having then gifts differing according to the grace that is given to us, whether prophecy, let us prophesy according to the proportion of faith;
1 Corinthians 9:16
For though I preach the gospel, I have nothing to boast of: for necessity is laid upon me; yea, woe is unto me, if I preach not the gospel!
And say to Archippus, Take heed to the ministry which you have received in the Lord, that you fulfill it.
1 Timothy 4:13
Till I come, give attendance to reading, to exhortation, to doctrine.
2 Timothy 4:2
Preach the word; be diligent in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all longsuffering and doctrine.
These all continued with one accord in prayer and supplication, with the women, and Mary the mother of Jesus, and with his brothers.
As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.
For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I make mention of you always in my prayers;
Therefore I also, after I heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus, and love unto all the saints,
For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,
Always in every prayer of mine for you all making request with joy,
For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you, and to desire that you might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding;
For I desire that you know what great conflict I have for you, and for them at Laodicea, and for as many as have not seen my face in the flesh;
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, greets you, always laboring fervently for you in prayers, that you may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.