Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another's feet.
It must not be this way among you! Instead whoever wants to be great among you must be your servant,
But it is not this way among you. Instead whoever wants to be great among you must be your servant,
Not so with you; instead the one who is greatest among you must become like the youngest, and the leader like the one who serves.
2 Corinthians 8:9
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that although he was rich, he became poor for your sakes, so that you by his poverty could become rich.
You should have the same attitude toward one another that Christ Jesus had,
Although he was a son, he learned obedience through the things he suffered.
keeping our eyes fixed on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy set out for him he endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
By all these things, I have shown you that by working in this way we must help the weak, and remember the words of the Lord Jesus that he himself said, 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.'"
Be devoted to one another with mutual love, showing eagerness in honoring one another.
But we who are strong ought to bear with the failings of the weak, and not just please ourselves.
1 Corinthians 8:13
For this reason, if food causes my brother or sister to sin, I will never eat meat again, so that I may not cause one of them to sin.
1 Corinthians 9:19
For since I am free from all I can make myself a slave to all, in order to gain even more people.
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I, Paul, appeal to you personally by the meekness and gentleness of Christ (I who am meek when present among you, but am full of courage toward you when away!) --
For you were called to freedom, brothers and sisters; only do not use your freedom as an opportunity to indulge your flesh, but through love serve one another.
Brothers and sisters, if a person is discovered in some sin, you who are spiritual restore such a person in a spirit of gentleness. Pay close attention to yourselves, so that you are not tempted too.
complete my joy and be of the same mind, by having the same love, being united in spirit, and having one purpose.
1 Peter 4:1
So, since Christ suffered in the flesh, you also arm yourselves with the same attitude, because the one who has suffered in the flesh has finished with sin,
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.