Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will my Father honour.
My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
Jesus said to him, "If I want him to remain until I come, what is that to you? You follow me."
Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
And he called to him the multitude with his disciples, and said to them, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
Then he said to them all, "If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.
Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children;
These are the ones who have not been defiled with women, for they have kept themselves chaste. These are the ones who follow the Lamb wherever he goes. They have been purchased from among men as first fruits to God and to the Lamb.
And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and take you to myself, that where I am you may be also.
Father, I desire that they also whom you have given me may be with me where I am, that they may behold my glory which you have given me, for you loved me before the foundation of the world.
His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful servant; you have been faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many things. Enter into the joy of your master.'
2 Corinthians 5:8
We are confident, I say, and would rather be away from the body and at home with the Lord.
I am hard pressed between the two. My desire is to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better;
1 Thessalonians 4:17
Then we who are alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air, and so we shall always be with the Lord.
He who has my commandments and keeps them, it is he who loves me. And he who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him and manifest myself to him."