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serving the Lord with all humility and with tears, and with the trials that happened to me through the plots of the Jews--
not lagging in diligence, being enthusiastic in spirit, serving the Lord,
For such people do not serve our Lord Christ, but their own stomach, and by smooth speech and flattery they deceive the hearts of the unsuspecting.
For am I now making an appeal to people or [to] God? Or am I seeking to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a slave of Christ.
And he was in the wilderness forty days being tempted by Satan. And he was with the wild animals, and the angels were ministering to him.
But Martha was distracted with much preparation, so she approached [and] said, "Lord, is it not a concern to you that my sister has left me alone to make preparations? Then tell her that she should help me!"
If anyone serves me, he must follow me, and where I am, there my servant will be also. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him.