Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith:
I have kept
1 Timothy 6:12
Fight the good fight of faith, lay hold on eternal life, to which you are also called, and have professed a good profession before many witnesses.
I have finished
Jesus said unto them, My food is to do the will of him that sent me, and to finish his work.
And as John fulfilled his course, he said, Whom think you that I am? I am not he. But, behold, there comes one after me, whose shoes of his feet I am not worthy to loose.
But none of these things move me, neither count I my life dear unto myself, so that I might finish my course with joy, and the ministry, which I have received of the Lord Jesus, to testify the gospel of the grace of God.
1 Corinthians 9:24
Know you not that they who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? So run, that you may obtain.
Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before,
Therefore seeing we also are surrounded with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which does so easily ensnare us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
I have kept
2 Timothy 1:14
That good thing which was committed unto you keep by the Holy Spirit who dwells in us.
Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.
But that on the good ground are they, who in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience.
But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they that hear the word of God, and keep it.
I have manifested your name unto the men that you gave me out of the world: yours they were, and you gave them to me; and they have kept your word.
1 Timothy 6:20
O Timothy, keep that which is committed to your trust, avoiding profane and vain utterances, and oppositions of what is falsely called knowledge:
I know your works: behold, I have set before you an open door, and no man can shut it: for you have a little strength, and have kept my word, and have not denied my name.
Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace.
He that finds his life shall lose it: and he that loses his life for my sake shall find it.
Blessed is that servant, whom his lord when he comes shall find so doing.
1 Corinthians 3:14
If any man's work abide which he has built thereupon, he shall receive a reward.
You have not yet resisted unto blood, striving against sin.