Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, that your faith is spoken of throughout the whole world.
to him be the glory in the assembly and in Christ Jesus to all generations forever and ever. Amen.
giving thanks always concerning all things in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, to God, even the Father;
being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
Through him, then, let us offer up a sacrifice of praise to God continually, that is, the fruit of lips which proclaim allegiance to his name.
1 Peter 2:5
You also, as living stones, are built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
1 Peter 4:11
If anyone speaks, let it be as it were the very words of God. If anyone serves, let it be as of the strength which God supplies, that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belong the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.
For your obedience has become known to all. I rejoice therefore over you. But I desire to have you wise in that which is good, but innocent in that which is evil.
1 Thessalonians 1:8
For from you the word of the Lord has been declared, not only in Macedonia and Achaia, but also in every place your faith toward God has gone out; so that we need not to say anything.