Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Whereunto I also labour, striving according to his working, which worketh in me mightily.
For I wish you to know how great a conflict I am having for you, and those in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen my face in flesh;
And He said to them, "Strive to enter in through the narrow door; because many, I say to you, will seek to enter in, and will not be able.
and, making it my aim so to proclaim the Gospel??ot where Christ was already named??hat I might not build upon another's foundation;
1 Corinthians 9:25
And every one who strives in the games exercises self restraint in all things; they, indeed, therefore, to receive a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible.
Only demean yourselves in a manner worthy of the Gospel of Christ; that, whether coming and seeing you, or being absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye are standing fast in one spirit, with one soul striving together for the faith of the Gospel;
Not yet did ye resist unto blood, contending against sin;
1 Corinthians 12:6
And there are diversities of workings, but the same God, Who worketh all things in all.
and what the surpassing greatness of His power toward us who believe, according to the working of the strength of His might,
of which I was made a minister, according to the gift of the grace of God which was given to me according to the working of His power.
for it is God Who is working in you both to will and to work for His good pleasure.
make you perfect in every good thing to do His will, working in you that which is well-pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ; to Whom be the glory forever. Amen.
2 Corinthians 12:9
And He hath said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you; for My power is made perfect in weakness." Most gladly, therefore, will I rather glory in my weaknesses, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
2 Corinthians 13:3
since ye seek a proof of Christ's speaking in me, Who toward you is not weak, but is powerful in you;