ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Not Muzzle An Ox While It Treads Out The Grain

Updated on April 19, 2018

The Straw For Ox To Eat

The farm owner always provides food for the ox
The farm owner always provides food for the ox | Source

Not Muzzle An Ox While It Treads Out The Grain.”

"For it is written in the law of Moses, “You shall not muzzle an ox while it treads out the grain.” Is it oxen God is concerned about?"

(1 Corinthians 9:9 NIV)

Who Is An Ox Treads Out The Grain?


Paul answered the question about an ox has treads out the grain that does God say it altogether for us? That is for us, no doubt, this is written, that he who plows should plow in hope, and he who threshes in hope should be partaker of his hope. An ox treads out the grain is a disciple of God, he is working for his master, also for servents of God.

To muzzle, means "to bind the mouth; to fasten the mouth to prevent eating or biting." This was done either by passing straps around the mouth, or by placing, as is now sometimes done, a small basket over the mouth, fastened by straps to the horns of the animal, so as to prevent its eating, but not to impede its breathing freely. This was an instance of the humanity of the laws of Moses. The idea is, that the ox should not be prevented from eating when it was in the midst of food; and that as it laboured for its owner, it was entitled to support; and there was a propriety that it should be permitted to partake of the grain which it was threshing. Then the servant of the Lord should not be anxious, but serve the Lord with all his heart. The owner always reserves the food for the ox as God also always take of you care. God has provided food to Elijah, thanks to God, the angel knew where Elijah was going. Angels know this is too difficult journey compared to his strength. How comforting is it to serve God, who knows our goals and limits more than we do! (Psalm 103: 13, 14). God also provided to Paul somethings he needs in jail, God likened the ox to His followers and develops his kingdom.

I am a preacher the gospel, and, as such, is raised by the gospel. God of the gospel has fed me with faithfulness. I am amazed at the faithfulness of God to a humble like me, that is the truth. I am even more amazed that God's care is more meticulous than the care of earthly parents. The Lord has commanded that those who preach the gospel should receive their living from the gospel. From the depths of my soul, I vow to love God all my life no matter how tomorrow. Because God consented and take care of an ox, God always takes care of me and fulfills all my needs.

Awards of Who Is Preaching The Good News

Awards of who is preaching the Good News
Awards of who is preaching the Good News | Source

God Will Honor "An Ox" Serves Owner

"Anyone who loves their life will lose it, while anyone who hates their life in this world will keep it for eternal life. Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be. My Father will honor the one who serves me."

(John 12:25-26 NIV)

What Are The Awards of Who Preach The Gospel As "An Ox"?

Paul says, "For when I preach the gospel, I cannot boast since I am compelled to preach. Woe to me if I do not preach the gospel! If I preach voluntarily, I have a reward; if not voluntarily, I am simply discharging the trust committed to me. What then is my reward? Just this: that in preaching the gospel I may offer it free of charge, and so not make full use of my rights as a preacher of the gospel." (16-18) The benefits of who preach the gospel are preached free of charge, and so not make full use of my rights as a preacher of the gospel.
A follower of God must sacrifice as Jesus has sacrificed, but those who consented and take care of God's servants are very rewarding. Because he worked for God that feed the servants of the Lord as they serve Him on this land.
In 2006, my husband and I came to The United States, My husband is invited to administer a church of about one hundred believers, we work at Vietnamese Methodist Church of Van Bur-en for God volunteer, so my husband is a student full time, he goes to school every day, preaching the gospel, taking care of the church, and my husband and I also go out to open the new church start. living in the United States is a civilized country, rich, and modern should each the family to pay a lot of expenses. I have done two jobs to help my husband in preaching the gospel and leading the church. I always happy, thankful, helpful every one because that is awards for me.

Should Provide Straw for The Ox

"Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality."

(Romans 12:13 NIV)

What Should We Do When An Ox While It Treads Out The Grain?

After the experience in Vietnam as a servant of God when I have chosen an uncanny road, I sympathize with the servants of God in Vietnam. We have to call Christians to support the servants of God in difficult times, persecuted, imprisoned for the Good News who walk with God as a faithful servant of the Lord, he walking with God on an uncanny road. Jesus says, "And if anyone gives even a cup of cold water to one of these little ones who is my disciple, truly I tell you, that person will certainly not lose their reward.”(Matthew 10:42). Other religions usually do good deeds, They give an allocation to all the poor they seek salvation through good works.

Of course, we need to support the poor, the disaster but the Lord teaches us first to provide for His servants, that the kingdom of God may grow up. (Titus 3:14) Our people must learn to devote themselves to doing what is good, in order to provide for urgent needs and not live unproductive lives. We have donated a Honda motorcycle to a Pastor in Vietnam.
In Paul's missionary journey, he was at times in need because of lack of many things. The brothers of Macedonia came and supplied for the lack of him. (2 Corinthians 11:9) And when I was with you and needed something, I was not a burden to anyone, for the brothers who came from Macedonia supplied what I needed. I have kept myself from being a burden to you in any way and will continue to do so.
It was Jesus Christ when He preached on earth that there were women who offered Him and His disciples on the way preaching. (Luke 8:3) Joanna the wife of Chukka, the manager of Herod’s household; Susanna; and many others. These women were helping to support them out of their own means.

I look forward to looking for the ones who treads out the grain as "an ox" of God provide them with what they need on the road follow God with full of challenges, danger, or in needy circumstances and lack. Have you ever been touched by this? God is touching your heart. Ask God, what do I do for You?




Provide The Straw for “An Ox”

We have donated a motorcycle for a Pastor in Vietnam. Though this motorcycle, he went to everywhere preach the Good News.
We have donated a motorcycle for a Pastor in Vietnam. Though this motorcycle, he went to everywhere preach the Good News. | Source

© 2018 Esther Pham

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Esther Pham profile imageAUTHOR

      Esther Pham 

      7 months ago from Fort Smith, AR

      You’re welcome!

      We love “an ox” of God,

      Amen

    • profile image

      Daniel 

      7 months ago

      Excellent! Yes, I will

      God uses you for the Kingdom of God

    • Esther Pham profile imageAUTHOR

      Esther Pham 

      7 months ago from Fort Smith, AR

      Edit Your Comment (open for 5 minutes)

      Dear Eric Dieker,

      Thank you for your encouragement. It was interesting to know in 2002 your buddies put you up on a Water Buffalo.

      Yes sir, sometimes there are pictures on the farm or in the open sea, so simple in nature that taught me profound spiritual lessons.

      I interesting to know more than your stories.

      Blessing!

    • Ericdierker profile image

      Eric Dierker 

      7 months ago from Spring Valley, CA. U.S.A.

      Most excellent. (sorry, I just had to look up: Oxen, Water Buffalo, Bison, cow, bull and Bovine ;-) Very cool.

      In about 2002 my buddies put me up on a Water Buffalo and said we will pick you up where he starts his work. No one followed or directed. Two kilometers later he just stopped and the farmer came out. I know that regularly that is not the way. But it taught me to let loose of the worker for a good one is directed by God and not man.

      Your work here is excellent and I am sure pleasing to God.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)