Bible Verses about 'Ministry'

I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that he considered me faithful, appointing me to his service.
But the ministry Jesus has received is as superior to theirs [Those who served as priests in Old Testament times.] as the covenant of which he is mediator is superior to the old one, and it is founded on better promises.
In the same way, the Lord has commanded that those who preach the gospel should receive their living from the gospel.
[In talking about others having the right to be supported in their ministry, the apostle Paul says,] But I have not used any of these rights. And I am not writing this in the hope that you will do such things for me. I would rather die than have anyone deprive me of this boast.
As you [God] sent me into the world, I have sent them into the world.

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Ministry'

Illustration of 1 Timothy 1:12 on Ministry
Illustration of Hebrews 8:6 on Ministry
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 9:14 on Ministry
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 9:15 on Ministry
Illustration of John 17:18 on Ministry