Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.
How to be
How to be
1 Corinthians 4:9
For, I think that God has exhibited us apostles last of all, like men condemned to death; because we have become a spectacle to the world, both to angels and to men.
2 Corinthians 6:4
But as servants of God we commend ourselves in every way: through great endurance, in afflictions, hardships, distresses,
2 Corinthians 10:1
I, Paul, myself urge you, by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, I who am humble when face to face with you, but bold to you when I am away!
2 Corinthians 11:7
Or did I commit a sin in humbling myself that you might be exalted, because I preached the gospel of God to you without charge?
2 Corinthians 12:7
And to keep me from being too elated because of the abundance of revelations, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan, to harass me, to keep me from being too elated.
Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
And he said to them, "Therefore every scribe who has been instructed for the kingdom of heaven is like a householder who brings out of his treasure what is new and what is old."
But you did not learn Christ in this way,