"...as food for ravens"
Colossians 1:24 (ESV) Paul's Ministry to the Church
"Now I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake, and in my flesh I am filling up what is lacking in Christ's afflictions for the sake of his body, that is, the church"
Revelation 21:5 English Standard Version (ESV)
"And he who was seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” Also he said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.”
Jeremiah 32:14 English Standard Version "Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Take these deeds, both this sealed deed of purchase and this open deed, and put them in an earthenware vessel, that they may last for a long time."
2 Corinthians 4:7 English Standard Version
"But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us.”