45 Bible Verses about Working Together
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We are assured and know that [ God being a partner in their labor] all things work together and are [fitting into a plan] for good to and for those who love God and are called according to [His] design and purpose.
For we are fellow workmen (joint promoters, laborers together) with and for God; you are God's garden and vineyard and field under cultivation, [you are] God's building.
Laboring together [as God's fellow workers] with Him then, we beg of you not to receive the grace of God in vain [that merciful kindness by which God exerts His holy influence on souls and turns them to Christ, keeping and strengthening them -- "do not receive it to no purpose].
Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity!
For as in one physical body we have many parts (organs, members) and all of these parts do not have the same function or use,
Fill up and complete my joy by living in harmony and being of the same mind and one in purpose, having the same love, being in full accord and of one harmonious mind and intention.
That together you may [unanimously] with united hearts and one voice, praise and glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah).
Only be sure as citizens so to conduct yourselves [that] your manner of life [will be] worthy of the good news (the Gospel) of Christ, so that whether I [do] come and see you or am absent, I may hear this of you: that you are standing firm in united spirit and purpose, striving side by side and contending with a single mind for the faith of the glad tidings (the Gospel).
His intention was the perfecting and the full equipping of the saints (His consecrated people), [that they should do] the work of ministering toward building up Christ's body (the church),
For just as the body is a unity and yet has many parts, and all the parts, though many, form [only] one body, so it is with Christ (the Messiah, the Anointed One).
[I thank my God] for your fellowship (your sympathetic cooperation and contributions and partnership) in advancing the good news (the Gospel) from the first day [you heard it] until now.
And the Lord said, Behold, they are one people and they have all one language; and this is only the beginning of what they will do, and now nothing they have imagined they can do will be impossible for them.
Now you [collectively] are Christ's body and [individually] you are members of it, each part severally and distinct [each with his own place and function].
And above all these [put on] love and enfold yourselves with the bond of perfectness [which binds everything together completely in ideal harmony].
In Him [and in fellowship with one another] you yourselves also are being built up [into this structure] with the rest, to form a fixed abode (dwelling place) of God in (by, through) the Spirit.
For because of Him the whole body (the church, in all its various parts), closely joined and firmly knit together by the joints and ligaments with which it is supplied, when each part [with power adapted to its need] is working properly [in all its functions], grows to full maturity, building itself up in love.
Do two walk together except they make an appointment and have agreed?
And all who believed (who adhered to and trusted in and relied on Jesus Christ) were united and [together] they had everything in common;
So we, numerous as we are, are one body in Christ (the Messiah) and individually we are parts one of another [mutually dependent on one another].
Not that we have dominion [over you] and lord it over your faith, but [rather that we work with you as] fellow laborers [to promote] your joy, for in [your] faith ( in your strong and welcome conviction or belief that Jesus is the Messiah, through Whom we obtain eternal salvation in the kingdom of God) you stand firm.
He who plants and he who waters are equal (one in aim, of the same importance and esteem), yet each shall receive his own reward (wages), according to his own labor.
So that there should be no division or discord or lack of adaptation [of the parts of the body to each other], but the members all alike should have a mutual interest in and care for one another.
But as it is, God has placed and arranged the limbs and organs in the body, each [particular one] of them, just as He wished and saw fit and with the best adaptation.
[For it is He] Who delivered and saved us and called us with a calling in itself holy and leading to holiness [to a life of consecration, a vocation of holiness]; [He did it] not because of anything of merit that we have done, but because of and to further His own purpose and grace (unmerited favor) which was given us in Christ Jesus before the world began [eternal ages ago].
I press on toward the goal to win the [supreme and heavenly] prize to which God in Christ Jesus is calling us upward.
But to each one is given the manifestation of the [Holy] Spirit [the evidence, the spiritual illumination of the Spirit] for good and profit.
And not holding fast to the Head, from Whom the entire body, supplied and knit together by means of its joints and ligaments, grows with a growth that is from God.
The rich and poor meet together; the Lord is the Maker of them all.
Therefore encourage (admonish, exhort) one another and edify (strengthen and build up) one another, just as you are doing.
To the church (assembly) of God which is in Corinth, to those consecrated and purified and made holy in Christ Jesus, [who are] selected and called to be saints (God's people), together with all those who in any place call upon and give honor to the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord and ours:
[It was] to this end that He called you through our Gospel, so that you may obtain and share in the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah).
So the Twelve [apostles] convened the multitude of the disciples and said, It is not seemly or desirable or right that we should have to give up or neglect [preaching] the Word of God in order to attend to serving at tables and superintending the distribution of food.
But Jesus answered them, My Father has worked [even] until now, [He has never ceased working; He is still working] and I, too, must be at [divine] work.
[That it might develop] until we all attain oneness in the faith and in the comprehension of the [ full and accurate] knowledge of the Son of God, that [we might arrive] at really mature manhood (the completeness of personality which is nothing less than the standard height of Christ's own perfection), the measure of the stature of the fullness of the Christ and the completeness found in Him.
For I am well assured and indeed know that through your prayers and a bountiful supply of the Spirit of Jesus Christ (the Messiah) this will turn out for my preservation (for the spiritual health and welfare of my own soul) and avail toward the saving work of the Gospel.
But let every person carefully scrutinize and examine and test his own conduct and his own work. He can then have the personal satisfaction and joy of doing something commendable [ in itself alone] without [resorting to] boastful comparison with his neighbor.
- A Tough Break Up
- Acceptance, Of Instruction
- According To His Will
- Acknowledging God
- Agreeing With One Another
- Anxiety, Overcome
- Awesome God
- Bad Influence
- Bad Language
- Bad Things
- Becoming A Christian
- Becoming More Like Christ
- Being A Know It All
- Being A Perfect Christian
- Being Afraid
- Being Betrayed
- Being Chosen
- Being Confident
- Being Different
- Being Unique
- Body Of Christ
- Building Relationships
- Christ's Limbs
- Church, Titles Of
- Church, Unity Of
- Comfort In Affliction
- Comfort, When Discouraged
- Confidence, God's Calling
- Divine Assistance, Given
- Doing Your Best
- Encouraging One Another
- Everything Happening For A Reason
- Gifts And Talents
- God Doing Good
- God Turning Bad Things Into Good
- God's Plan
- God's Plan For Us
- God's Providential Control
- God, Goodness Of
- God, Purpose Of
- Gods Plan
- Going To Church
- Goodness As A Fruit Of The Spirit
- Guidance, God's Promises Of
- In Men's Presence
- Knowing God
- Life Purpose
- Love And Family
- Love For God
- Love Towards God, Results In
- Love, Nature Of
- Mental Health
- One Church
- Participation, In Christ
- Peace, Believers Experience Of
- Problem Solving
- Promises To The Afflicted
- Providence, Of God In Circumstances
- Seasons, Of Life
- Serving The Church
- Strength, Divine
- Success And Hard Work
- Suffering, Encouragements In
- The Body
- The church
- Trusting God's Plan
- Unity, Of God's People
- Victory, As An Act Of God
- Working For God
- Working For The Lord
- Evil, victory over
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