Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith:
1 Timothy 6:12
Enter the great contest of faith! Take hold of eternal life, to which God called you, when before many witnesses you made the great profession of faith.
I have finished
Jesus said to them, "My food is doing the will of him who has sent me, and finishing his work.
Toward the end of his career, John said, 'What do you suppose that I am? I am not he! No! Someone is coming after me, the shoes on whose feet I am not fit to untie!'
But my life does not matter, if I can only finish my race and do the service intrusted to me by the Lord Jesus, of declaring the good news of God's favor.
1 Corinthians 9:24
Do you not know that in a race the runners all compete, but only one wins the prize? That is the way you must run, so as to win.
Brothers, I do not consider that I have captured it yet, only, forgetting what is behind me, and straining toward what lies ahead,
Therefore, let us too, with such a crowd of witnesses about us, throw off every impediment and the entanglement of sin, and run with determination the race for which we are entered,
I have kept
2 Timothy 1:14
Guard that splendid trust through the holy Spirit that lives in our hearts.
But the seed in the good soil means those who listen to the message and keep it in good, true hearts, and yield unfailingly.
But he said, "You might better say, 'Blessed are those who hear God's message and observe it!' "
"I have revealed your real self to the men you gave me from the world. They were yours and you gave them to me, and they have obeyed your message.
1 Timothy 6:20
Timothy, guard what has been intrusted to you. Keep away from the worldly, empty phrases and contradictions of what they falsely call knowledge,
I know what you are doing. See! I have put before you an open door that no one can close. I know that you have little strength, but you have obeyed my message and you have not disowned my name.
Whoever gains his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will gain it.
Blessed is that slave if his master when he returns finds him doing it.
1 Corinthians 3:14
If what a man has built on the foundation stands the test, he will have his pay.
You have not yet resisted unto death in your struggle with sin,