I became a servant of this gospel by the gift of God’s grace given me through the working of his power.
of which I was made a minister, according to the gift of God’s grace which was given to me according to the working of His power.
By God’s special favor and mighty power, I have been given the wonderful privilege of serving him by spreading this Good News.
This is my life work: helping people understand and respond to this Message. It came as a sheer gift to me, a real surprise, God handling all the details.
Of which I was made a preacher, through that grace of God which was given to me in the measure of the working of his power.
Of this gospel I have become a servant according to the gift of God’s grace that was given me by the working of his power.
of which I became a minister according to the gift of the grace of God given to me by the effective working of His power.
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1 tn Grk “of which I was made a minister,” “of which I became a servant.”
2 tn Grk “according to.”
3 sn On the exercise of his power see 1:19-20.