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 chief captain came near, and took him, and commanded him to be bound with two chains; and demanded who he was, and what he had done.
For this cause therefore have I called for you, to see you, and to speak with you: because for the hope of Israel I am bound with this chain.
For this cause I Paul, the prisoner of Jesus Christ for you Gentiles,
I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that you walk worthy of the vocation by which you are called,
For which I am an ambassador in bonds: that in this I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak.
Even as it is right for me to think this of you all, because I have you in my heart; since as both in my bonds, and in the defense and confirmation of the gospel, you all are partakers of my grace.
2 Timothy 1:16
The Lord give mercy unto the house of Onesiphorus; for he often refreshed me, and was not ashamed of my chains:
2 Timothy 2:9
In which I suffer trouble, as an evil doer, even unto bonds; but the word of God is not bound.
Blessed are you, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake.
And they departed from the presence of the council, rejoicing that they were counted worthy to suffer shame for his name.
My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials;
In yourselves that ye have
Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust does corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal:
Jesus said unto him, If you will be perfect, go and sell what you have, and give to the poor, and you shall have treasure in heaven: and come and follow me.
But one thing is needful: and Mary has chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.
Sell what you have, and give alms; provide yourselves purses which grow not old, a treasure in the heavens that fails not, where no thief approaches, neither moth corrupts.
2 Corinthians 5:1
For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.
For the hope which is laid up for you in heaven, of which you heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel;
Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.
1 Timothy 6:19
Laying up in store for themselves a good foundation against the time to come, that they may lay hold on eternal life.
2 Timothy 4:8
Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.
1 Peter 1:4
To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fades not away, reserved in heaven for you,
1 John 3:2
Beloved, now are we the children of God, and it does not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.