Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.
This is why we must give the very closest attention to the message we have heard, to keep from ever losing our hold upon it.
Be careful that no one fails to gain God's favor, or some poisonous root may come up to trouble and contaminate you all??16 some immoral or godless person like Esau, who sold his very birthright for one single meal.
Jesus answered, "Take care that no one misleads you about this.
But you must be on your guard; they will hand you over to courts and you will be taken into synagogues and beaten, and you will be brought before governors and kings on my account, to testify to them.
And he said, "Take care not to be misled. For many will come under my name, and say, 'I am he,' and 'The time is at hand.' Do not follow them.
for if God did not spare the natural branches, he will not spare you.
1 Corinthians 10:12
So the man who thinks he can stand must be on his guard against a fall.
That was why I was angry with that generation, And I said, 'Their minds are always wandering, And they have never found my paths.'
For it is from inside, from men's hearts, that designs of evil come; immorality, stealing, murder, adultery,
And he whom I accept as righteous will find life through his faith. But if a man draws back, my heart can take no pleasure in him."
Take care not to refuse to listen to him who is speaking. For if they could not escape because they would not listen to him who warned them here on earth, how much less can we, who reject him who is from heaven!
1 Thessalonians 1:9
For when people speak of us, they tell what a welcome you gave us, and how you turned from idols to God, to serve a true and living God,
about sin, as shown in their not believing in me;