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.
As you also learned of Epaphras our dear fellow servant, who is for you a faithful minister of Christ;
There greet you Epaphras, my fellow prisoner in Christ Jesus;
If any man serves me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serves me, him will my Father honor.
For do I now seek the favor of men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.
James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting.
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Savior Jesus Christ:
Continue in prayer, and watch in it with thanksgiving;
And being in agony he prayed more earnestly: and his sweat was as it were great drops of blood falling down to the ground.
My little children, of whom I travail in birth again until Christ be formed in you,
Who in the days of his flesh, when he had offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death, and was heard in that he feared;
Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that you may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man avails much.
And I myself also am persuaded of you, my brethren, that you also are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge, able also to admonish one another.