Acts 1:25; Acts 6:4; Acts 11:29; Acts 20:24
That he may take part of this ministry and apostleship, from which Judas by transgression fell , that he might go to his own place.
But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.
Then the disciples, every man according to his ability , determined to send relief unto the brethren which dwelt in Judaea:
But none of these things move me , neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.