Most Relevant Verses
For we are God's co-workers. You are God's farmland and God's building.
Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which ties everything together in unity.
then fill me with joy by having the same attitude, sharing the same love, being united in spirit, and keeping one purpose in mind.
"I'm telling you, make friends for yourselves by means of unrighteous wealth, so that when it fails, they will welcome you into eternal homes.
For you have been rooted in him and are being built up and strengthened in the faith, just as you were taught, while you continue to be thankful.
Instead, by speaking the truth in love, we will grow up completely and become one with the head, that is, one with the Messiah,
and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the Law, but one that comes through the faithfulness of the Messiah, the righteousness that comes from God and that depends on faith.
and that the Messiah would make his home in your hearts through faith. Then, having been rooted and grounded in love,
Take wives and father sons and daughters. Take wives for your sons and give your daughters in marriage, so they may have sons and daughters. Increase in numbers there, don't decrease.
That's why I sent Timothy to you. He is my dear and dependable son in the Lord and will help you remember how I live for the Messiah Jesus as I teach everywhere in every church.
He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High, and the Lord God will give him the throne of his ancestor David.
Have the same attitude among yourselves that was also in the Messiah Jesus:
that is, that we may be mutually encouraged by each other's faith, both yours and mine.
And let us continue to consider how to motivate one another to love and good deeds,
Then God said, "Let us make mankind in our image, to be like us. Let them be masters over the fish in the ocean, the birds that fly, the livestock, everything that crawls on the earth, and over the earth itself!"
This is what I mean: Each of you is saying, "I belong to Paul," or "I belong to Apollos," or "I belong to Cephas," or "I belong to the Messiah."
Later, Cain had sexual relations with his wife. She became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain founded a city and named it after his son Enoch.
having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, the Messiah Jesus himself being the cornerstone.
We have a little sister, and she has not yet reached maturity. What will we do for our sister to prepare her for her engagement?
From: Jude, a servant of Jesus the Messiah, and yet a brother of James. To: Those who have been called, who are loved by God the Father and kept safe by Jesus, the Messiah.
But may I never boast about anything except the cross of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah, by which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world!
Asa cried out to the LORD his God, telling him, "LORD, there is no one except for you to help between the powerful and the weak. So help us, LORD God, because we're depending on you and have come against this vast group in your name. LORD, you are our God. Let no mere mortal man defeat you!"
Later, Solomon intermarried with the family of Pharaoh, the king of Egypt by taking his daughter and bringing her to the City of David to live until he had completed building his own palace, the LORD's Temple, and the wall around Jerusalem.
Be devoted to each other with mutual affection. Excel at showing respect for each other.
Don't think you can say to yourselves, "We have father Abraham!' because I tell you that God can raise up descendants for Abraham from these stones!
For the whole Law is summarized in a single statement: "You must love your neighbor as yourself."
because you were bought for a price. Therefore, glorify God with your bodies.
you, too, as living stones, are building yourselves up into a spiritual house and a holy priesthood, so that you may offer spiritual sacrifices that are acceptable to God through Jesus, the Messiah.
"That's also why we said, "It may be if they say these things to us and to our descendants in the future, so we will respond, "Look at this replica of the altar of the LORD that our ancestors made, not for burnt offerings or sacrifice, but rather as a reminder between us and you.
to equip the saints, to do the work of ministry, and to build up the body of the Messiah
While Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers Simon (also called Peter) and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the sea, because they were fishermen.
For I want to let you know about this secret, brothers, so that you will not claim to be wiser than you are: Stubbornness has come to part of Israel until the full number of the gentiles comes to faith.
Stop being carried away by all kinds of unusual teachings, for it is good that the heart be strengthened by grace, not by food laws that have never helped those who follow them.
In fact, everyone who has left his homes, brothers, sisters, father, mother, children, or fields because of my name will receive a hundred times as much and will inherit eternal life.