Surely there is a future, And your hope will not be cut off.
Know that wisdom is thus for your soul; If you find it, then there will be a future, And your hope will not be cut off.
For the needy will not always be forgotten, Nor the hope of the afflicted perish forever.
'For I know the plans that I have for you,' declares the LORD, 'plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope.
Mark the blameless man, and behold the upright; For the man of peace will have a posterity.
For there will be no future for the evil man; The lamp of the wicked will be put out.
"But Abraham said, 'Child, remember that during your life you received your good things, and likewise Lazarus bad things; but now he is being comforted here, and you are in agony.
Therefore what benefit were you then deriving from the things of which you are now ashamed? For the outcome of those things is death.
according to my earnest expectation and hope, that I will not be put to shame in anything, but that with all boldness, Christ will even now, as always, be exalted in my body, whether by life or by death.