Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Take, I pray thee, my blessing that is brought to thee; because God hath dealt graciously with me, and because I have enough. And he urged him, and he took it.
So he spent the night there. Then he
selected from what he had with him a present for his brother Esau:
Then she said, “Give me a blessing; since you have given me the land of the
Negev, give me also springs of water.” So he gave her the upper springs and the lower springs.
She said to him, “Give me a blessing, since you have given me the land of the
Negev, give me also springs of water.” So Caleb gave her the upper springs and the lower springs.
1 Samuel 25:27
this gift which your maidservant has brought to my lord be given to the young men who accompany my lord.
1 Samuel 30:26
Now when David came to Ziklag, he sent some of the spoil to the elders of Judah, to his friends, saying, “Behold,
a gift for you from the spoil of the enemies of the Lord:
2 Kings 5:15
When he returned to the man of God
with all his company, and came and stood before him, he said, “Behold now, I know that there is no God in all the earth, but in Israel; so please take a present from your servant now.”
2 Corinthians 9:5
So I thought it necessary to urge the
brethren that they would go on ahead to you and arrange beforehand your previously promised bountiful gift, so that the same would be ready as a bountiful gift and not affected by covetousness.
But Esau said, “
I have plenty, my brother; let what you have be your own.”
Not that I speak
from want, for I have learned to be content in whatever circumstances I am.
What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?
1 Corinthians 3:21
let no one boast in men. For all things belong to you,
2 Corinthians 6:10
sorrowful yet always rejoicing, as poor yet making many rich, as having nothing yet possessing all things.
I know how to get along with humble means, and I also know how to live in prosperity; in any and every circumstance I have learned the secret of being filled and going
hungry, both of having abundance and suffering need.
1 Timothy 4:8
bodily discipline is only of little profit, but godliness is profitable for all things, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.
2 Kings 2:17
they urged him until he was ashamed, he said, “Send.” They sent therefore fifty men; and they searched three days but did not find him.
2 Kings 5:16
But he said, “
As the Lord lives, before whom I stand, I will take nothing.” And he urged him to take it, but he refused.
And the master said to the slave, ‘Go out into the highways and along the hedges, and compel them to come in, so that my house may be filled.
the man became exceedingly prosperous, and had large flocks and female and male servants and camels and donkeys.