Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore said he unto them, The harvest truly is great, but the labourers are few: pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he would send forth labourers into his harvest.
Then He saith to His disciples, "The harvest, indeed, is abundant, but the laborers few;
Say not ye, 'There are yet four months, and the harvest is coming?' Behold, I say to you, lift up your eyes, and view the fields, because they are white for harvest.
1 Corinthians 3:6
I planted, Apollos watered; but God causeth it to grow.
"For the Kingdom of Heaven is like to a man who was a householder, who went forth early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard;
It is as when a man away from home, having left his house, and having given authority to his servants, to each his work, commanded also the porter to watch.
1 Corinthians 15:10
But by God's grace I am what I am; and His grace which was bestowed upon me did not prove vain; but I labored more abundantly than they all; yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
2 Corinthians 6:1
And, working together with Him, we also entreat you that ye receive not the grace of God in vain
Yet I deemed it necessary to send to you Epaphroditus, my brother, and fellow-worker, and fellow-soldier, but your messenger and minister to my need;
to which end I am toiling also, striving according to His working, which is working in me with power.
Epaphras, who is from among you, salutes you, a servant of Christ Jesus, always striving in your behalf in his prayers, that ye may stand perfect and fully assured in all the will of God.
1 Thessalonians 2:9
For ye remember, brethren, our labor and toil; working night and day, that we might not be burdensome to any of you, we preached to you the Gospel of God.
1 Thessalonians 5:12
And we beseech you, brethren, to know those who labor among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;
1 Timothy 4:10
For to this end we labor and strive, because we have set our hope on the living God, Who is Savior of all men, especially of believers.
1 Timothy 5:17
Let elders who preside well be counted worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in word and teaching.
2 Timothy 2:3
Suffer hardship with me, as a good soldier of Christ Jesus.
2 Timothy 4:5
But be sober in all things, suffer hardship, do the work of an evangelist, fully accomplish your ministry.
Paul, a prisoner of Christ Jesus, and Timothy, our brother, to Philemon, our beloved and fellow-worker,
And, seeing the multitudes, He was moved with compassion for them, because they were harassed and scattered, as sheep having no shepherd.
And a vision appeared to Paul by night: a certain man of Macedonia was standing, and beseeching him, saying, "Crossing over into Macedonia, help us!"
for all are seeking their own, not the things of Jesus Christ.
And the court which is without the temple leave without, and measure it not; because it was given to the gentiles, and they will tread down the holy city forty-two months.
2 Thessalonians 3:1
Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run and be glorified, as also it is with you:
And, having called together the twelve, He gave them power and authority over all the demons, and to heal diseases;
And He said to them, "Going into all the world, preach the Gospel to the whole creation.
Those, therefore, who were dispersed, went about, proclaiming the good tidings of the word.
Those, therefore, who were dispersed by reason of the tribulation that arose about Stephen, traveled as far as Phoenicia, and Cyprus, and Antioch, speaking the word to none but Jews only.
And, while they were ministering to the Lord, and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Separate now to Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them."
Take heed to yourselves, and to all the flock in which the Holy Spirit appointed you overseers, to shepherd the assembly of God, which He purchased with His own blood.
And He said to me, 'Depart, because I will send you far hence to the gentiles.'
And I said, 'Who art Thou, Lord?' And the Lord said, 'I am Jesus, Whom you are persecuting.
1 Corinthians 12:28
And God, indeed, set some in the assembly: first, apostles; second, prophets; third, teachers; after that, miracles; then, gifts of healings, helps, governments, various kinds of tongues.
But to each one of us was the grace given according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
1 Timothy 1:12
I have thanks for Him Who empowered me, Christ Jesus our Lord, because He accounted me faithful, putting me into His service,
but Christ as a Son over His own house; Whose house are we, if we hold fast the confidence and the glorying of our hope firm to the end.
"To the angel of the assembly in Ephesus write these things," saith He Who holdeth the seven stars in His right hand, He Who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks: