Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Peter 4:19
Wherefore, let those also who suffer according to the will of God commit their souls in well-doing to a Faithful Creator.
1 Peter 3:17
For it is better, if the will of God should will it, that ye suffer for well-doing, than for evil-doing;
and, having found him, he brought him to Antioch. And it came to pass that, even for a whole year, they met together in the assembly, and taught a great multitude; and that the disciples got the name "Christian" first in Antioch.
And Agrippa said to Paul, "In a small degree you are persuading me to make a Christian!"
Wherefore, I ask that ye faint not at my tribulations in your behalf, which, indeed, is your glory.
Let him not
according to my earnest expectation and hope, that I shall in nothing be put to shame, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether through life, or through death.
2 Timothy 1:12
For which cause I am suffering also these things; but I am not ashamed; for I know Whom I have believed, and have become persuaded that He is able to guard my deposit unto that day.
looking away to the Author and Perfecter of our faith, Jesus; Who, in consideration of the joy lying before Him, endured the cross, despising shame, and hath taken a seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
Therefore, let us go forth to Him without the camp, bearing His reproach;