Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Whereunto I also labour, striving according to his working, which worketh in me mightily.
For I would have you know what a great conflict I have for you, and for those in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen me in person:
But He said unto them, Strive to enter in at the strait gate; for I tell you, many will desire to enter in, and shall not be able.
being studious however so to preach the gospel, not where Christ had been named, least I should build upon another man's foundation;
1 Corinthians 9:25
And every one that enters the lists is temperate in all things: they indeed do it that they may receive a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible one.
Only behave worthy of the gospel of Christ, that whether I come and see you, or be absent, I may hear of you, that ye stand firm in one Spirit, striving together as with one soul for the saith of the gospel;
for ye have not resisted unto blood in striving against sin.
1 Corinthians 12:6
but it is the same God who worketh them all in every one.
and what the exceeding greatness of his power towards us who believe, according to the energy of his mighty strength;
of which I was made a minister, according to the gift of the grace of God conferred on me by the effectual operation of his power.
for it is God that worketh in you both to will, and to work, out of his own good-pleasure.
make you perfect in every good work, to do his will, working in you that which is well-pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ; to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
2 Corinthians 12:9
And He said unto me, "My grace is sufficient for thee: for my power is manifested in thy weakness." With the greatest pleasure therefore will I glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
2 Corinthians 13:3
since ye seek a proof of Christ speaking in me, who is not weak toward you, but is powerful among you.