29 For this end I labor, striving with all his energy, which so mightily works within me.
Colossians 1:29 Cross References - Common
24 "Strive to enter through the narrow door, for many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able.
20 And so I have made it my ambition to preach the gospel, not where Christ has already been named, lest I build on another man's foundation,
30 Now I urge you, brethren, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God for me,
25 Everyone who competes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They do it to receive a perishable wreath, but we an imperishable. 26 Therefore I do not run aimlessly. I do not box as a man beating the air. 27 But I discipline my body and make it my slave, so that, after I have preached to others, I myself will not be disqualified.
6 There are varieties of working, but the same God who works all of them in all men.
11 But one and the same Spirit works all these things, distributing to each one individually just as he wills.
10 But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace toward me was not in vain. No, I worked harder than all of themyet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.
9 So whether we are at home or away, we make it our aim to please him.
5 in beatings, imprisonments, tumults, labors, sleeplessness, hunger,
23 Are they servants of Christ? I am a better oneI am talking like a madmanin far more labors, in far more imprisonments, with more beatings, and often in danger of death.
9 But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest on me. 10 That is why, for Christ's sake, I am content in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties; for when I am weak, then I am strong.
3 since you desire proof that Christ is speaking in me. He is not weak in dealing with you, but is powerful in you.
19 and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power in us who believe. These are in accordance with the working of the strength of his might
7 Of this gospel I was made a minister according to the gift of God's grace which was given me by the working of his power.
20 Now to him who is able to do far more abundantly than all that we ask or think, according to the power that works within us,
27 Only conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ, so that whether I come and see you or remain absent, I will hear of you that you stand firm in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel,
30 having the same conflict which you saw in me, and now hear to be in me.
13 for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure.
16 holding fast the word of life, so that in the day of Christ I may be proud that I did not run in vain or labor in vain.
1 For I want you to know how greatly I strive for you, and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not seen my face in the flesh,
12 Epaphras, who is one of your number, a servant of Jesus Christ, sends you his greetings, always laboring earnestly for you in his prayers, that you may stand mature and fully assured in all the will of God.
9 For you remember our labor and toil, brethren; we worked night and day, that we might not be a burden to any of you, while we preached to you the gospel of God.
8 nor did we eat anyone's bread without paying for it, but with labor and hardship we worked night and day so that we would not be a burden to any of you.
10 Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they too may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus, with eternal glory.
4 In your struggle against sin, you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood.
21 equip you with every good thing to do his will, working in us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
3 I know you have persevered and have endured for my name's sake, and you have not grown weary.