"you have forgotten the exhortation which speaks to you as to sons: "My son, do not despise the chastening of the Lord, nor be discouraged when you are rebuked by Him;'" Hebrews 12:5, NKJV
"no man takes this honor to himself, but he who is called by God, just as Araron was." Hebrews 5:4, NKJV
"Now in the church that was at Anticoh there were certain prophets and teachers: Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger, Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen who had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul.
As they ministered to the Lord and fasted, the Holy Spirit said, "Now separate to Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them."
Then, having fasted and prayed, and laid hands on them, they sent them away.
So, being sent out by the Holy Spirit, they went down to Seleucia, and from there they sailed to Cyprus." Acts 13:1-4, NKJV
"A man who isolates himself seeks his own desire; he rages against all wise judgment." Proverbs 18:1, NKJV
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