Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.
2 Corinthians 7:1
Since we have these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from every defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
2 Peter 1:4
By these he has granted to us his precious and very great promises, so that through them you may escape from the corruption that is in the world because of lust, and become partakers of the divine nature.
2 Peter 3:14
Therefore, beloved, since you look for these things, be diligent to be found by him in peace, spotless and blameless.
if indeed you continue in the faith firmly established and steadfast, and are not moved away from the hope of the gospel that you have heard, which has been proclaimed to every creature under heaven, and of which I, Paul, have become a minister.
For even though I am absent in flesh, nevertheless I am with you in spirit, rejoicing to see your good order and the firmness of your faith in Christ.
1 Thessalonians 3:3
so that no one would be unsettled by these afflictions. You yourselves know that we have been destined for this.
For we have come to share in Christ if we hold our first confidence firm to the end,
2 Peter 3:17
You therefore, beloved, knowing this beforehand, be on your guard so that you are not carried away by the error of lawless men and fall from your own steadfastness.
And this is my prayer, that your love may abound still more and more in real knowledge and all discernment,
Not that I seek the gift itself, but I seek for the profit which increases to your account.
rooted and built up in him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, overflowing with thanksgiving.
1 Thessalonians 3:12
and may the Lord make you increase and abound in love for one another and for all, just as we do for you,
1 Thessalonians 4:1
Finally, brethren, we request and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you learned from us how you ought to live and to please God, just as you are doing, you do so more and more.
2 Thessalonians 1:3
We ought to give thanks to God always for you, brethren, as is fitting, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one of you for one another is increasing.
1 Corinthians 16:10
Now if Timothy comes, see that he is with you with nothing to fear, for he is doing the work of the Lord, just as I am.
Then they said to him, "What must we do, to be doing the works of God?"
because he almost died for the work of Christ, risking his life to complete what was deficient in your service to me.
1 Thessalonians 1:3
remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.
who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, zealous for good deeds.
equip you with every good thing to do his will, working in us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for ever and ever. Amen.
1 Corinthians 3:8
Now he who plants and he who waters are one, and each will receive his own reward according to his own labor.
Let us not lose heart in doing good, for in due time we will reap if we do not grow weary.
For God is not so unjust as to forget your work and the love which you have shown for his sake in serving the saints, as you still do.
I fear for you, that perhaps I have labored over you in vain.
holding fast the word of life, so that in the day of Christ I may be proud that I did not run in vain or labor in vain.
1 Thessalonians 3:5
For this reason, when I could endure it no longer, I also sent to find out about your faith, for fear that the tempter might have tempted you, and our labor would be in vain.
"He who receives you receives me, and he who receives me receives him who sent me.
"When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on his glorious throne.
having been filled with the fruit of righteousness which comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
Through him then let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that acknowledge his name.