I continued
Luke 8:15
But the seed in the good ground-- these are the ones who, having heard the word with an honest and good heart, hold on to it and by enduring, bear fruit.
Romans 2:7
eternal life to those who by patiently doing good seek for glory, honor, and immortality;
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my dear brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always excelling in the Lord's work, knowing that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.
Galatians 6:9
So we must not get tired of doing good, for we will reap at the proper time if we don't give up.
neither bought
Numbers 16:15
Then Moses became angry and said to the LORD, "Don't respect their offering. I have not taken one donkey from them or mistreated a single one of them."
Acts 20:33-35
I have not coveted anyone's silver or gold or clothing.
You yourselves know that these hands have provided for my needs, and for those who were with me.
In every way I've shown you that by laboring like this, it is necessary to help the weak and to keep in mind the words of the Lord Jesus, for He said, 'It is more blessed to give than to receive.'"
1 Thessalonians 2:5
For we never used flattering speech, as you know, or had greedy motives-- God is our witness--
1 Thessalonians 2:6
and we didn't seek glory from people, either from you or from others.
all my
2 Corinthians 12:16-18
Now granted, I have not burdened you; yet sly as I am, I took you in by deceit!
Did I take advantage of you by anyone I sent you?
I urged Titus [to come], and I sent the brother with him. Did Titus take advantage of you? Didn't we walk in the same spirit and in the same footsteps?
Philippians 2:20
For I have no one else like-minded who will genuinely care about your interests;
Philippians 2:21
all seek their own interests, not those of Jesus Christ.