Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.
I therefore direct you, not to be sollicitous, with regard to life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor with regard to the body, what clothes ye shall wear: Is not life it self a greater gift than food; and the body a greater gift than rayment?
but when they take you. into custody, be not sollicitous, how or what ye shall speak, for at the very instant you shall be inspir'd what to say.
he that is meant by the thorny ground, where other seed fell, is one that heareth the word: which by cares of this life, and the deceitful love of riches, is soon stifled, and becomes unfruitful:
but Jesus replied to her, Martha, Martha, you trouble yourself about a world of cares:
therefore don't be concern'd about what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; but lay aside all your anxiety:
1 Corinthians 7:21
were you called being a slave? be not perplex'd about it; but if you can obtain your freedom, don't refuse it.
1 Peter 5:7
refer all your disquietudes to him, for you are the objects of his care.
Ask, and it shall be given you: seek, and ye shall find: knock, and the door shall be opened.
Jesus propos'd likewise this parable to them, to show that they should persevere in prayer, and not be discouraged.
Wherefore (said he to his disciples,) be not sollicitous for your life, what ye shall eat; nor for the body, what ye shall put on.
Pour out your souls unto God upon all occasions, watching in prayer with all perseverance and supplication for all christians:
Persevere and be vigilant in prayer and in thanksgiving:
1 Thessalonians 5:17
pray upon all occasions.
1 Peter 4:7
The consummation of all things draws nigh. be temperate, be vigilant in prayer.
but you, my brethren, improve yourselves in your most holy faith, present your addresses by the holy spirit,
don't therefore imitate them: for your father knows what you want, before you ask him.