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Matthew 10:40
"He who receives you receives me, and he who receives me receives him who sent me.
1 Corinthians 4:1
This is how one should regard us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God.
1 Corinthians 4:2
Moreover it is required of stewards that they be found trustworthy.
1 Corinthians 9:7-11
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Who serves as a soldier at his own expense? Who plants a vineyard without eating any of its fruit? Who tends a flock without getting some of the milk?
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Do I say this on human authority? Does not the law say the same?
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For it is written in the law of Moses, "You shall not muzzle an ox when it is treading out the grain." Is it for oxen that God is concerned?
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Does he not speak entirely for our sake? It was written for our sake, because the plowman should plow in hope and the thresher thresh in hope of a share in the crop.
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If we have sown spiritual good among you, is it too much if we reap your material benefits?
Galatians 4:14
and though my condition was a trial to you, you did not scorn or despise me, but received me as an angel of God, as Christ Jesus.
Galatians 6:6
Let him who is taught the word share all good things with him who teaches.
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Genesis 45:24
Then he sent his brothers away, and as they departed, he said to them, "Do not quarrel on the way."
Psalm 133:1
A Song of Ascents.
Mark 9:50
Luke 7:3-5
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When he heard of Jesus, he sent to him elders of the Jews, asking him to come and heal his slave.
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And when they came to Jesus, they besought him earnestly, saying, "He is worthy to have you do this for him,
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for he loves our nation, and he built us our synagogue."
John 13:34
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
John 13:35
By this all men will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another."
John 15:17
This I command you, to love one another.
Romans 4:17-19
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as it is written, "I have made you the father of many nations" --in the presence of the God in whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence the things that do not exist.
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In hope he believed against hope, that he should become the father of many nations; as he had been told, "So shall your descendants be."
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He did not weaken in faith when he considered his own body, which was as good as dead because he was about a hundred years old, or when he considered the barrenness of Sarah's womb.
2 Corinthians 13:11
Finally, brethren, farewell. Mend your ways, heed my appeal, agree with one another, live in peace, and the God of love and peace will be with you.
Galatians 5:22
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
Ephesians 4:3
eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.
Colossians 3:15
And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in the one body. And be thankful.
2 Thessalonians 3:16
Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times in all ways. The Lord be with you all.
2 Timothy 2:22
So shun youthful passions and aim at righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call upon the Lord from a pure heart.
Hebrews 12:14
Strive for peace with all men, and for the holiness without which no one will see the Lord.
James 3:18
And the harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.