Remember your leaders who have spoken God’s word to you. As you carefully observe the outcome of their lives, imitate their faith.
2 Thessalonians 3:7
For you yourselves know how you must imitate us: We were not irresponsible among you;
2 Thessalonians 3:9
It is not that we don’t have the right to support, but we did it to make ourselves an example to you so that you would imitate us.
Join in imitating me, brothers, and observe those who live according to the example you have in us.
Do what you have learned and received and heard and seen in me, and the God of peace will be with you.
1 Thessalonians 1:6
and you became imitators of us and of the Lord when, in spite of severe persecution, you welcomed the message with joy from the Holy Spirit.
2 Timothy 3:10
But you have followed my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, and endurance,
1 Thessalonians 2:14
For you, brothers, became imitators of God’s churches in Christ Jesus that are in Judea, since you have also suffered the same things from people of your own country, just as they did from the Jews
so that you won’t become lazy but will be imitators of those who inherit the promises through faith and perseverance.
“The one who showed mercy to him,” he said.Then Jesus told him, “Go and do the same.”
Shouldn’t you also have had mercy on your fellow slave, as I had mercy on you?’
You must be like people waiting for their master to return from the wedding banquet so that when he comes and knocks, they can open the door for him at once.
“Our father is Abraham!” they replied.“If you were Abraham’s children,” Jesus told them, “you would do what Abraham did.