Whoever has my commands and keeps them is the one who loves me. The one who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will love them and show myself to them.
Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing.
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
Like the crackling of thorns under the pot, so is the laughter of fools. This too is meaningless.
For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distributed to each of you.
“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.
Therefore, since we have these promises, dear friends, let us purify ourselves from everything that contaminates body and spirit, perfecting holiness out of reverence for God.
Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God.
For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.
Today is Friday