2 Corinthians 13:9
In fact, we rejoice when we are weak and you are strong. We also pray that you become fully mature.
2 Timothy 3:16
All Scripture is inspired by God and is profitable for teaching, for rebuking, for correcting, for training in righteousness,
1 Timothy 4:6
If you point these things out to the brothers, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, nourished by the words of the faith and the good teaching that you have followed.
He asked them at what time he got better. “Yesterday at seven in the morning the fever left him,” they answered.
No foul language is to come from your mouth, but only what is good for building up someone in need, so that it gives grace to those who hear.
I know your works—your love, faithfulness, service, and endurance. Your last works are greater than the first.
1 Timothy 4:15
Practice these things; be committed to them, so that your progress may be evident to all.
for the training of the saints in the work of ministry, to build up the body of Christ,
Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge,
but one who hates correction is stupid.
2 Timothy 2:15
Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who doesn’t need to be ashamed, correctly teaching the word of truth.
1 Corinthians 8:8
Food will not make us acceptable to God. We are not inferior if we don’t eat, and we are not better if we do eat.
He announced, ‘Turn, each of you, from your evil way of life and from your evil deeds. Live in the land the Lord gave to you and your ancestors long ago and forever.
For am I now trying to win the favor of people, or God? Or am I striving to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a slave of Christ.
1 Corinthians 13:13
Now these three remain:
faith, hope, and love.
But the greatest of these is love.
But I count my life of no value to myself, so that I may finish my course and the ministry I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of God’s grace.
Sing a song of wisdom,
for God is King of all the earth.
1 Timothy 6:20
Timothy, guard what has been entrusted to you, avoiding irreverent, empty speech and contradictions from the “knowledge” that falsely bears that name.
“This God, our God forever and ever—
He will always lead us.”
a wise man will listen and increase his learning,
and a discerning man will obtain guidance—
“Therefore, love the Lord your God and always keep His mandate and His statutes, ordinances, and commands.
2 Chronicles 31:11
Hezekiah told them to prepare chambers in the Lord’s temple, and they prepared them.
2 Chronicles 31:20
Hezekiah did this throughout all Judah. He did what was good and upright and true before the Lord his God.
“His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful slave! You were faithful over a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Share your master’s joy!’
Gather up your belongings from the ground,
you who live under siege.
1 Peter 3:17
For it is better to suffer for doing good, if that should be God’s will, than for doing evil.
Do not lack diligence; be fervent in spirit; serve the Lord.
2 Chronicles 31:21
He was diligent in every deed that he began in the service of God’s temple, in the instruction and the commands, in order to seek his God, and he prospered.
You have said: “It is useless to serve God. What have we gained by keeping His requirements and walking mournfully before the Lord of Hosts?
where your fathers tested Me, tried Me,
and saw My works
2 Chronicles 31:8
When Hezekiah and his officials came and viewed the piles, they praised the Lord and His people Israel.
At that time you were without the Messiah, excluded from the citizenship of Israel, and foreigners to the covenants of the promise, without hope and without God in the world.
they acted deceptively. They gathered provisions and took worn-out sacks on their donkeys and old wineskins, cracked and mended.
Yes, to them you are like a singer of love songs who has a beautiful voice and plays skillfully on an instrument. They hear your words, but they don’t obey them.
Do you see a man who is wise in his own eyes?
There is more hope for a fool than for him.