Ephesians 3:13; Colossians 1:24; 1 Corinthians 13:7

13 So I ask you not to lose heart over what I am suffering ufor you, vwhich is your glory.

Paul’s Ministry to the Church

24 Now jI rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh kI am filling up lwhat is lacking in Christ’s afflictions mfor the sake of his body, that is, the church,

mLove bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, eendures all things.