Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now we exhort you, brethren, warn them that are unruly, comfort the feebleminded, support the weak, be patient toward all men.
I appeal to you, therefore, brothers, by this mercy of God, to offer your bodies in a living sacrifice that will be holy and acceptable to God; that is your rational worship.
1 Thessalonians 5:12
We beg you, brothers, to respect those who work with you and who lead you in the service of the Lord, and teach you.
for I have not shrunk from letting you know God's purpose without reserve.
1 Corinthians 4:14
I do not write this to you to make you ashamed, but for your instruction as my dear children.
And in spreading the news of him, we warn everyone and teach everyone all our wisdom, in order to bring everyone to Christian perfection.
2 Thessalonians 3:11
For we hear that some of you are living in idleness, mere busybodies, not doing any work.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient and kind. Love is not envious or boastful. It does not put on airs.
But what the Spirit produces is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
with perfect humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another lovingly.
So follow God's example, like his dear children,
As persons chosen by God, then, consecrated and dearly loved, you must clothe yourselves with tenderness of heart, kindness, humility, gentleness, forbearance.
1 Timothy 3:3
not addicted to drink or pugnacious, but a man of moderation and peace, not avaricious,
1 Timothy 6:11
But you, man of God, must fly from these things. Strive for uprightness, godliness, faith, love, steadfastness, gentleness.
2 Timothy 2:24
and a slave of the Lord must not quarrel, but treat everyone kindly; he must be persuasive and unresentful,
2 Timothy 4:2
preach the message; be at it in season and out of season; convince, reprove, exhort people, with perfect patience and willingness to teach.
He can sympathize with the ignorant and misguided because he is himself subject to weakness,
Remember those who are in prison as though you were in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated as being yourselves liable to the same trials.
So tighten your loosening hold! Stiffen your wavering stand!