Doing Your Best
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Whatever you do, do your work heartily, as for the Lord rather than for men,
Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.
so that you will walk in a manner worthy of the Lord, to please Him in all respects, bearing fruit in every good work and increasing in the knowledge of God;
Whether, then, you eat or drink or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might; for there is no activity or planning or knowledge or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.
Teach me to do Your will, For You are my God; Let Your good Spirit lead me on level ground.
Be diligent to present yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, accurately handling the word of truth.
Now for this very reason also, applying all diligence, in your faith supply moral excellence, and in your moral excellence, knowledge,
and to make it your ambition to lead a quiet life and attend to your own business and work with your hands, just as we commanded you,
For such is the will of God that by doing right you may silence the ignorance of foolish men.
If possible, so far as it depends on you, be at peace with all men.
Therefore, beloved, since you look for these things, be diligent to be found by Him in peace, spotless and blameless,
knowing that whatever good thing each one does, this he will receive back from the Lord, whether slave or free.
Commit your works to the LORD And your plans will be established.
for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure.
"Beware of practicing your righteousness before men to be noticed by them; otherwise you have no reward with your Father who is in heaven.
I delight to do Your will, O my God; Your Law is within my heart."
"But you, be strong and do not lose courage, for there is reward for your work."
For it is better, if God should will it so, that you suffer for doing what is right rather than for doing what is wrong.
not lagging behind in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord;
And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.
The one who is taught the word is to share all good things with the one who teaches him.
For what credit is there if, when you sin and are harshly treated, you endure it with patience? But if when you do what is right and suffer for it you patiently endure it, this finds favor with God.
So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who are of the household of the faith.
The things you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, practice these things, and the God of peace will be with you.
so that your giving will be in secret; and your Father who sees what is done in secret will reward you.
looking for and hastening the coming of the day of God, because of which the heavens will be destroyed by burning, and the elements will melt with intense heat!
equip you in every good thing to do His will, working in us that which is pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen.
holding fast the word of life, so that in the day of Christ I will have reason to glory because I did not run in vain nor toil in vain.
"Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.
All the ways of a man are clean in his own sight, But the LORD weighs the motives.
- Ambition, positive aspects of
- Christ's Disciples Will Suffer
- Doing The Right Thing
- God Being With You
- God's Will
- Hard Work And Perseverance
- Serving God
- Staying Positive
- Success And Hard Work
- The Word Of God
- Working For God
- Working For The Lord
- Working Hard And Not Being Lazy
- Working Together