1 Corinthians 9:25 References
25 Everyone who acompetes in the games exercises self-control in all things. They then do it to receive a perishable bwreath, but we an imperishable.
b 2 Timothy 4:8, James 1:12, 1 Peter 5:4, Revelation 2:10, Revelation 3:11
2 Timothy 4
8 in the future there ais laid up for me bthe crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on cthat day; and not only to me, but also to dall who have loved His eappearing.
12 aBlessed is a man who perseveres under trial; for once he has been approved, he will receive bthe crown of life which the Lord chas promised to those who dlove Him.
1 Peter 5
10 'Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, so that you will be atested, and you will have tribulation bfor ten days. Be cfaithful until death, and I will give you dthe crown of life.