Better a little with the fear of the LORD than great wealth with turmoil.
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.
Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.
who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.
Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day
No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.
Surely God is my salvation;
I will trust and not be afraid.
The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense;
he has become my salvation.
Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.
The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.
Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy; without holiness no one will see the Lord.
so Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.
I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”