Most Relevant Verses
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory that is to be revealed to us.
In the day of prosperity be happy, But in the day of adversity consider-- God has made the one as well as the other So that man will not discover anything that will be after him.
making the most of your time, because the days are evil.
The LORD has made everything for its own purpose, Even the wicked for the day of evil.
But realize this, that in the last days difficult times will come.
For God will bring every act to judgment, everything which is hidden, whether it is good or evil.
For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, so that each one may be recompensed for his deeds in the body, according to what he has done, whether good or bad.
The One forming light and creating darkness, Causing well-being and creating calamity; I am the LORD who does all these.
I have seen everything during my lifetime of futility; there is a righteous man who perishes in his righteousness and there is a wicked man who prolongs his life in his wickedness.
Then the LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great on the earth, and that every intent of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.
For, "THE ONE WHO DESIRES LIFE, TO LOVE AND SEE GOOD DAYS, MUST KEEP HIS TONGUE FROM EVIL AND HIS LIPS FROM SPEAKING DECEIT.
Moreover, man does not know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are ensnared at an evil time when it suddenly falls on them.