Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful servant: thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things: enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
His master answered, 'Well done, good and faithful slave! You have been faithful with a few things. I will put you in charge of many things. Enter into the joy of your master.'
You will not abandon me to Sheol; you will not allow your faithful follower to see the Pit.
If anyone wants to serve me, he must follow me, and where I am, my servant will be too. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him.
And if I go and make ready a place for you, I will come again and take you to be with me, so that where I am you may be too.
"Father, I want those you have given me to be with me where I am, so that they can see my glory that you gave me because you loved me before the creation of the world.
I feel torn between the two, because I have a desire to depart and be with Christ, which is better by far,
2 Timothy 2:12
If we endure, we will also reign with him. If we deny him, he will also deny us.
keeping our eyes fixed on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. For the joy set out for him he endured the cross, disregarding its shame, and has taken his seat at the right hand of the throne of God.
1 Peter 1:8
You have not seen him, but you love him. You do not see him now but you believe in him, and so you rejoice with an indescribable and glorious joy,
because the Lamb in the middle of the throne will shepherd them and lead them to springs of living water, and God will wipe away every tear from their eyes."
1 Corinthians 3:14
If what someone has built survives, he will receive a reward.