The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
against my will, a dispensation of the gospel is committed unto me.
CO1 9:18 What is my reward then? Verily that, when I preach the gospel,
I may make the gospel of Christ without charge, that I abuse not my
power in the gospel.
CO1 9:19 For though I be free from all men, yet have I made myself
servant unto all, that I might gain the more.
CO1 9:20 And unto the Jews I became as a Jew, that I might gain the
Jews; to them that are under the law, as under the law, that I might
gain them that are under the law;
CO1 9:21 To them that are without law, as without law, (being not
without law to God, but under the law to Christ,) that I might gain them
King James Bible