Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.
For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.
Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.
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.
The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.
Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers,
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.
Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.
I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.
Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this:
Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name.