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Seize every opportunity

Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. Pray that I may proclaim … Continue reading

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United in love

I want you to know how hard I am contending for you and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not met me personally. My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so … Continue reading

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Reassurance

Concerning the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and our being gathered to him, we ask you, brothers and sisters, not to become easily unsettled or alarmed by the teaching allegedly from us—whether by a prophecy or by word of mouth … Continue reading

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We were encouraged

Dear brothers and sisters, when we were orphaned by being separated from you for a short time (in person, but not in thought), out of our intense longing we made every effort to see you. For we wanted to come to you—certainly … Continue reading

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To encourage you

To the elders among you, I appeal as a fellow elder and a witness of Christ’s sufferings who also will share in the glory to be revealed: Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, watching over them—not because … Continue reading

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Great confidence

In the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who will judge the living and the dead, and in view of his appearing and his kingdom, I give you this charge: Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of … Continue reading

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Don’t tell anyone!

While Jesus was still speaking to the crowd, a synagogue leader came and knelt before him and said, “My daughter has just died. But come and put your hand on her, and she will live.” Jesus got up and went with … Continue reading

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