Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For ye had compassion of me in my bonds, and took joyfully the spoiling of your goods, knowing in yourselves that ye have in heaven a better and an enduring substance.
In yourselves that ye have
Then the commander came up, took him into custody, and ordered him to be bound with two chains.
He asked who he was and what he had done.
For this reason I’ve asked to see you and speak to you. In fact, it is for the hope of Israel that I’m wearing this chain.”
For this reason, I, Paul, the prisoner
of Christ Jesus on behalf of you Gentiles—
Therefore I, the prisoner for the Lord,
urge you to walk worthy of the calling you have received,
For this I am an ambassador
in chains. Pray that I might be bold enough in Him to speak as I should.
It is right
for me to think this way about all of you, because I have you in my heart, and you are all partners with me in grace, both in my imprisonment and in the defense and establishment of the gospel.
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord grant mercy
to the household of Onesiphorus, because he often refreshed me and was not ashamed of my chains.
2 Timothy 2:9
I suffer for it to the point of being bound like a criminal, but God’s message is not bound.
“You are blessed when they insult and persecute you and falsely say every kind of evil against you because of Me.
Then they went out from the presence of the Sanhedrin, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to be dishonored on behalf of the Name.
Consider it a great joy, my brothers, whenever you experience various trials,
In yourselves that ye have
“Don’t collect for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and steal.
“If you want to be perfect,” Jesus said to him, “go, sell your belongings and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow Me.”
but one thing is necessary. Mary has made the right choice, and it will not be taken away from her.”
Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Make money-bags for yourselves that won’t grow old, an inexhaustible treasure in heaven, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our temporary, earthly dwelling
is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal dwelling in the heavens, not made with hands.
because of the hope reserved for you in heaven. You have already heard about this hope in the message of truth,
Set your minds on what is above, not on what is on the earth.
1 Timothy 6:19
storing up for themselves a good reserve
for the age to come, so that they may take hold of life that is real.
2 Timothy 4:8
There is reserved for me in the future the crown
of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will give me on that day, and not only to me, but to all those who have loved His appearing.
1 Peter 1:4
and into an inheritance that is imperishable,
uncorrupted, and unfading, kept in heaven for you.
1 John 3:2
Dear friends, we are God’s children now, and what we will be has not yet been revealed.
We know that when He appears, we will be like Him because we will see Him as He is.