"Who then is the faithful and sensible slave whom his master put in charge of his household to give them their food at the proper time?
"His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful slave You were faithful with a few things, I will put you in charge of many things; enter into the joy of your master.'
"His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful slave. You were faithful with a few things, I will put you in charge of many things; enter into the joy of your master.'
'For I was hungry, and you gave Me something to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave Me something to drink; I was a stranger, and you invited Me in;
Now Moses was faithful in all His house as a servant, for a testimony of those things which were to be spoken later;
"Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel Prophesy and say to those shepherds, 'Thus says the Lord GOD, "Woe, shepherds of Israel who have been feeding themselves! Should not the shepherds feed the flock?
"Therefore everyone who hears these words of Mine and acts on them, may be compared to a wise man who built his house on the rock.
"Behold, I send you out as sheep in the midst of wolves; so be shrewd as serpents and innocent as doves.
And Jesus said to them, "Therefore every scribe who has become a disciple of the kingdom of heaven is like a head of a household, who brings out of his treasure things new and old."
"Five of them were foolish, and five were prudent.
Peter said, "Lord, are You addressing this parable to us, or to everyone else as well?"
"He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much.
"And he said to him, 'Well done, good slave, because you have been faithful in a very little thing, you are to be in authority over ten cities.'
So when they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, "Simon, son of John, do you love Me more than these?" He said to Him, "Yes, Lord; You know that I love You " He said to him, "Tend My lambs."
"Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased with His own blood.
And I, brethren, could not speak to you as to spiritual men, but as to men of flesh, as to infants in Christ.
Let a man regard us in this manner, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.
And He gave some as apostles, and some as prophets, and some as evangelists, and some as pastors and teachers,
I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has strengthened me, because He considered me faithful, putting me into service,
The things which you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses, entrust these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also.
As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed,
'I know where you dwell, where Satan's throne is; and you hold fast My name, and did not deny My faith even in the days of Antipas, My witness, My faithful one, who was killed among you, where Satan dwells.