Ephesians 5:1

Therefore become imitators of God, as beloved children,

Matthew 5:48

Therefore you be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect.

Ephesians 4:32

Become kind toward one another, compassionate, forgiving one another, just as also God in Christ has forgiven you.

Colossians 3:12

Therefore, as [the] chosen of God, holy and [dearly] loved, put on affection, compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, patience,

1 Peter 1:15-16

but as the one who called you [is] holy, [you] yourselves be holy in all [your] conduct,

Leviticus 11:45

because I [am] Yahweh, who brought you up from the land of Egypt to be for you as God. Thus you shall be holy, because I [am] holy.

Jeremiah 31:20

[Is] Ephraim my dear son, or [the] child of [my] delight? For {as often as} I have earnestly spoken against him, I still remember him. {Therefore} my bowels are turbulent for him, surely I will have compassion on him," {declares} Yahweh.

Hosea 1:10

The number of the children of Israel will be like the sand of the sea that cannot be measured or counted; and in the place where it is said to them, "You are not my people," it will be said to them, "Children of [the] living God."

John 1:12

But as many as received him--to those who believe in his name--he gave to them authority to become children of God,

Luke 6:35-36

But love your enemies, and do good, and lend expecting back nothing, and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, because he is kind to the ungrateful and wicked.

1 John 3:1-2

See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called children of God, and we are! Because of this the world does not know us: because it did not know him.

1 John 4:11

Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.

Matthew 5:45

in order that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven, because he causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and he sends rain on the just and the unjust.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children;

Bible References

As

Jeremiah 31:20
[Is] Ephraim my dear son, or [the] child of [my] delight? For {as often as} I have earnestly spoken against him, I still remember him. {Therefore} my bowels are turbulent for him, surely I will have compassion on him," {declares} Yahweh.
Hosea 1:10
The number of the children of Israel will be like the sand of the sea that cannot be measured or counted; and in the place where it is said to them, "You are not my people," it will be said to them, "Children of [the] living God."
John 1:12
But as many as received him--to those who believe in his name--he gave to them authority to become children of God,
Colossians 3:12
Therefore, as [the] chosen of God, holy and [dearly] loved, put on affection, compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, patience,
1 John 3:1
See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called children of God, and we are! Because of this the world does not know us: because it did not know him.

General references

Deuteronomy 15:15
And remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, and Yahweh your God redeemed you; therefore I [am] commanding you thus {today}.
Deuteronomy 24:22
And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt, therefore I [am] commanding you to do this thing."
Luke 6:36
Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful!
Galatians 3:26
For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus,
1 John 4:11
Dear friends, if God loved us in this way, we also ought to love one another.