Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.
We must carry on the work of him who has sent me while the daylight lasts. Night is coming, when no one can do any work.
Jesus said to them, "You will have the light only a little while longer. Go on while you still have the light, so that darkness may not overtake you, for those who go about in the dark do not know where they are going.
and make the most of your opportunity, for these are evil times.
I was very glad, as a Christian, to have your interest in me revive again after so long; for you have always been interested, but you have had no opportunity to show it.
Use wisdom in dealing with outsiders, making the most of your opportunities.
"You have heard that they were told, 'You must love your neighbor and hate your enemy.'
And he said to them, "Is it allowable to do people good on the Sabbath, or to do them harm? To save life or kill?" But they made no answer.
But love your enemies, and help them and lend to them, never despairing, and you will be richly rewarded, and you will be sons of the Most High, for he is kind even to the ungrateful and the wicked.
1 Thessalonians 5:15
Take care that none of you ever pays back evil for evil, but always try to treat one another and everybody with kindness.
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge the rich of this world not to be arrogant, nor to set their hopes on such an uncertain thing as riches, but on God who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.
This is a trustworthy teaching, and I want you to insist on these things, so that those who believe in God may make it their business to do good. All this is right and beneficial to mankind.
But do not forget to be helpful and generous, for that is the kind of sacrifice that pleases God.
3 John 1:11
Dear friend, do not follow bad examples, but good ones. The man who does right is a child of God; the man who does wrong has never seen God.
A pupil should be satisfied to come to be like his teacher, or a slave, to come to be like his master. If men have called the head of the house Beelzebub, how much worse names will they give to the members of his household!
For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother!"
The king will answer, 'I tell you, in so far as you did it to one of the humblest of these brothers of mine, you did it to me.'
So you are no longer foreigners or strangers, but you are fellow-citizens of God's people and members of his family.
from whom every family in heaven or on earth takes its name,
but Christ's faithfulness was that of a son set over the house of God. And we are that house, if we keep up our courage and our triumphant hope to the very end.
For God is not so unjust as to forget the work you have done and the love you have showed for his cause, in giving help to your fellow-Christians as you still do.
1 John 3:13
You must not be surprised, brothers, if the world hates you!
1 John 5:1
Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is a child of God, and everyone who loves the Father loves those who are his children.
3 John 1:5
Dear friend, it is loyal of you to do anything you can for the brothers, especially as they are strangers;
And Jesus got up and followed him, with his disciples.