Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Acts 20:19 in English Standard Version "serving the Lord with all humility and with tears and with trials that happened to me through the plots of the Jews;" Ac 20:3 There he spent three months, and when a plot was made against him by the Jews as he was about to set sail for Syria, he decided to return through Macedonia. Ac 20:31 Therefore be alert, remembering that for three years I did not cease night or day to admonish every one with tears. Ro 12:11 Do not be slothful in zeal, be fervent in spirit, serve the Lord. 2Co 2:4 For I wrote to you out of much affliction and anguish of heart and with many tears, not to cause you pain but to let you know the abundant love that I have for you. Eph 4:2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, Php 3:18 For many, of whom I have often told you and now tell you even with tears, walk as enemies of the cross of Christ. Col 3:24 knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ. 1Th 2:6 Nor did we seek glory from people, whether from you or from others, though we could have made demands as apostles of Christ.