1 Corinthians 9:22
To the weak I became weak in order to win the weak. I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some of them.
Am I now trying to win the approval of people or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be the Messiah's servant.
1 Corinthians 9:21
To those who do not have the Law, I became like a man who does not have the Law in order to win those who do not have the Law. However, I am not free from God's Law, but I'm subject to the Messiah's law.
Barnabas wanted to take along John, who was called Mark,
He cuts off every branch that does not produce fruit in me, and he cuts back every branch that does produce fruit, so that it might produce more fruit.
2 Corinthians 9:8
Besides, God is able to make every blessing of yours overflow for you, so that in every situation you will always have all you need for any good work.
When they heard about a resurrection of the dead, some began joking about it, while others said, "We will hear you again about this."
So Paul stood up in front of the Areopagus and said, "Men of Athens, I see that you are very religious in every way.
When she cried out, "The Philistines are attacking you, Samson!" he woke from his sleep and told himself, "I'll go out like I did at other times like this and shake myself free." But he didn't know that the LORD had abandoned him.
Consequently, each of us will give an account of himself to God.
It was while Apollos was in Corinth that Paul passed through the inland districts and came to Ephesus. He found a few disciples there
I said, "Please, LORD, God of Heaven, the great and fearsome God who keeps the covenant, showing gracious love to those who love you and keep your commands,
I always thank my God when I mention you in my prayers,
whom God offered as a place where atonement by the Messiah's blood would occur through faith. He did this to demonstrate his righteousness, because he had waited patiently to deal with sins committed in the past.
Since many people have attempted to write an orderly account of the events that have transpired among us,
Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace by which we have been established, and we boast because of our hope in God's glory.
Some of the disciples from Caesarea went with us. They took us to the home of Mnason to be his guests. He was from Cyprus and had been an early disciple.
Then Esther spoke to Hathach, instructing him to go back to Mordecai with this message:
But this is not what he intends, and this is not what he thinks in his mind; but it is in his mind to destroy, and to cut down many nations.
This is what comforts me in my troubles: that what you say revives me.
2 Chronicles 8:12
Solomon offered burnt offerings to the LORD on the LORD's altar that he had built in front of the porch of the Temple,
Now some Greeks were among those who had come up to worship at the festival.