Reward, For God's People
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Now if any man builds on the foundation with gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, straw,
Whatever you do, do your work heartily, as for the Lord rather than for men,
So the sons of Levi did as Moses instructed, and about three thousand men of the people fell that day.
Then the LORD spoke to Moses, saying,
"Those who have insight will shine brightly like the brightness of the expanse of heaven, and those who lead the many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.
"He who receives a prophet in the name of a prophet shall receive a prophet's reward; and he who receives a righteous man in the name of a righteous man shall receive a righteous man's reward.
'Therefore take away the talent from him, and give it to the one who has the ten talents.'
"For whoever gives you a cup of water to drink because of your name as followers of Christ, truly I say to you, he will not lose his reward.
"And everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or farms for My name's sake, will receive many times as much, and will inherit eternal life.
Jesus said, "Truly I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or farms, for My sake and for the gospel's sake,
Then Jesus said to His disciples, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me.
Jesus said to him, "If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and come, follow Me."
Peter said, "Behold, we have left our own homes and followed You."
Therefore I run in such a way, as not without aim; I box in such a way, as not beating the air;
partly by being made a public spectacle through reproaches and tribulations, and partly by becoming sharers with those who were so treated.
and others experienced mockings and scourgings, yes, also chains and imprisonment.
Then Peter said to Him, "Behold, we have left everything and followed You; what then will there be for us?"
"For the Son of Man is going to come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and WILL THEN REPAY EVERY MAN ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS.
"But when the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then He will sit on His glorious throne.
And He also went on to say to the one who had invited Him, "When you give a luncheon or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or rich neighbors, otherwise they may also invite you in return and that will be your repayment.
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith;
And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.
"Behold, I am coming quickly, and My reward is with Me, to render to every man according to what he has done.
After these things the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision, saying, "Do not fear, Abram, I am a shield to you; Your reward shall be very great."
My flesh and my heart may fail, But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
And I heard a loud voice from the throne, saying, "Behold, the tabernacle of God is among men, and He will dwell among them, and they shall be His people, and God Himself will be among them,
Not that I have already obtained it or have already become perfect, but I press on so that I may lay hold of that for which also I was laid hold of by Christ Jesus.
Therefore, do not throw away your confidence, which has a great reward.
And without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is and that He is a rewarder of those who seek Him.
'Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be tested, and you will have tribulation for ten days Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.
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