The Gospel According to Paul. Romans. He was concerned for them spiritually. Because he was personally interested. Romans 1:8-11
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for all of you, because your faith is proclaimed in all the world. 9 For God is my witness, whom I serve with my spirit in the gospel of his Son, that without ceasing I mention you 10 always in my prayers, asking that somehow by God's will I may now at last succeed in coming to you. 11 For I long to see you, that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to strengthen you—
I want you to know, brothers, that I have often intended to come to you (but thus far have been prevented), in order that I may reap some harvest among you as well as among the rest of the Gentiles
Willingness to talk to a Samaritan outcast?
Leaving a “busy” crowd to show compassion?
2 Corinthians 2:12-13
Remaing “unrested” until a matter was resolved
His divine power has granted to us all things that pertain to life and godliness, through the knowledge of him who called us to his own glory and excellence, For answers?
1 Peter 5:7
…casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you. For relief?
For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but one who in every respect has been tempted as we are, yet without sin. 16 Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need. For grace?Jesus/His word is the place to go with Problems
1 Timothy 1:18
This charge I entrust to you, Timothy, my child, in accordance with the prophecies previously made about you, that by them you may wage the good warfare,
Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them.
He will render to each one according to his works:Because some suppressed the truth
Those we appreciate
Those with problems
Those not established
Resisting the influence of evil1:16- The apostle shows that God’s word is for…
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
Have you accepted it?