Amos 7: 12-15
Amos is not a religious careerist.  He is answering God’s command.

Ephesians 1: 3-14

With great eloquence Paul describes the blessings God has showered on us.

Mark 6: 7-13
The mission to go out and preach the Gospel is a two-way street.  Go out to people with good news and the people will receive you.