Bible: 2 Cor 5:9-11

5:9 So then whether we are alive 1  or away, we make it our ambition to please him. 2  5:10 For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, 3  so that each one may be paid back according to what he has done while in the body, whether good or evil. 4 

The Message of Reconciliation

5:11 Therefore, because we know the fear of the Lord, 5  we try to persuade 6  people, 7  but we are well known 8  to God, and I hope we are well known to your consciences too.

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