Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But it shall not be so among you: but whosoever will be great among you, let him be your minister;
But be ye not designated Rabbi, for one is your leader, the Christ, and ye are all brothers.
And having sat down, he called the twelve, and he says to them, If any man wants to be first, he will be last of all, and helper of all.
But it is not so among you. Instead, whoever may want to become great among you, will be your helper,
And he spoke a parable to those who were invited when he noticed how they chose out the chief places, saying to them,
I say to you, this man went down to his house justified rather than that man. Because every man who lifts himself up will be made lower, and he who makes himself lower will be lifted up.
Jesus answered, My kingdom is not of this world. If my kingdom were of this world my subordinates would have fought so that I would not be delivered to the Jews, but now my kingdom is not from here.
2 Corinthians 1:24
Not because we lord over your faith, but are co-workmen of your joy, for by faith ye stand.
2 Corinthians 10:4
For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty in God for the demolition of strongholds,
1 Peter 5:3
nor as domineering over the lots, but becoming examples of the flock.
3 John 1:9
I wrote to the congregation, but Diotrephes, who loves to be first of them, did not accept us.
And I saw another beast coming up out of the earth, and it had two horns similar to a lamb, and it spoke like a dragon.
And I saw the woman drunken from the blood of the sanctified, and from the blood of the witnesses of Jesus. And having seen her, I wondered with great amazement.
Then they will also answer, saying, Lord, when did we see thee hungering, or thirsting, or a stranger, or naked, or weak, or in prison, and did not serve thee?
And many women were there watching from afar, who followed Jesus from Galilee, serving him,
In thy filthiness is lewdness. Because I have cleansed thee and thou were not cleansed, thou shall not be cleansed from thy filthiness any more, till I have caused my wrath toward thee to rest.
And after becoming in Salamis, they proclaimed the word of God in the synagogues of the Jews, and they also had John for a helper.
2 Timothy 1:18
(may the Lord grant him to find mercy from Lord in that day), and in how many things he ministered at Ephesus, thou know very well.
Whom I wanted to keep back for myself, so that in thy behalf he might serve me in the bonds of the good-news.
Are they not all ministering spirits sent forth for service for the sake of those who are going to inherit salvation?
1 Peter 4:11
If any man speaks, as oracles of God. If any man serves, as of ability as God supplies. So that God may be glorified in all things through Jesus Christ, to whom is the glory and the dominion into the ages of the ages. Truly.
But the greater of you will be your helper.
And he said to them, The kings of the Gentiles have dominion over them, and those who exercise authority over them are called Benefactors.
Indeed have this way to think in you, that also was in Christ Jesus,