Daily Archives: August 22, 2016

Preach the gospel—not with wisdom and eloquence, lest the cross of Christ be emptied of its power

For we know, brothers and sisters loved by God, that he has chosen you, because our gospel came to you not simply with words, but also with power, with the Holy Spirit and with deep conviction.

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Whoever loses their life for me and for the gospel will save it.

I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.

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