Jesus described such as servant as a blind,
leading the blind!
(Luke 6:39) What good is my
service to God, if I cannot seek my own salvation? It is even hypocrisy to
teach what we do not do.
X (Mat 16:26 NKJV) For what profit is it to a man if he gains the whole
world, and loses his own soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his
Saint Paul himself drilled himself in
spiritual exercises, even after leading thousands to Christ. Should I be
less careful than he was? He described spiritual life as a dangerous battle,
X (1 Cor 9:27 NKJV) But I discipline my body and bring it into subjection,
lest, when I have preached to others, I myself should become disqualified.
X (Eph 6:11-12 NKJV) Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be
able to stand against the wiles of the devil. 12 For we do not wrestle
against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against
the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of
wickedness in the heavenly places.