Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of Christ, saluteth you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand perfect and complete in all the will of God.
even as ye learned of Epaphras our beloved fellow-servant, who is a faithful minister of Christ on our behalf,
Epaphras, my fellow-prisoner in Christ Jesus, saluteth thee;
If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will the Father honor.
For am I now seeking the favor of men, or of God? or am I striving to please men? if I were still pleasing men, I should not be a servant of Christ.
James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are of the Dispersion, greeting.
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained a like precious faith with us in the righteousness of our God and the'saviour Jesus Christ:
Continue stedfastly in prayer, watching therein with thanksgiving;
And being in an agony he prayed more earnestly; and his sweat became as it were great drops of blood falling down upon the ground.
My little children, of whom I am again in travail until Christ be formed in you--
Who in the days of his flesh, having offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death, and having been heard for his godly fear,
Confess therefore your sins one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The supplication of a righteous man availeth much in its working.
And I myself also am persuaded of you, my brethren, that ye yourselves are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge, able also to admonish one another.