2 Corinthians 13:9
We are glad when we are weak and you are strong. That is what we are praying for your maturity.
2 Timothy 3:16
All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,
1 Timothy 4:6
If you continue to point these things out to the brothers, you will be a good servant of the Messiah Jesus, nourished by the words of the faith and the healthy teaching that you have followed closely.
So he asked them at what hour he had begun to recover, and they told him, "The fever left him yesterday at one o'clock in the afternoon."
Let no filthy talk be heard from your mouths, but only what is good for building up people and meeting the need of the moment. This way you will administer grace to those who hear you.
"I know what you've been doing your love, faithfulness, service, and endurance and that your last actions are greater than the first.
1 Timothy 4:15
Think on these things. Devote your life to them so that everyone can see your progress.
to equip the saints, to do the work of ministry, and to build up the body of the Messiah
The person who loves correction loves knowledge, but anyone who hates a rebuke is stupid.
2 Timothy 2:15
Do your best to present yourself to God as an approved worker who has nothing to be ashamed of, handling the word of truth with precision.
1 Corinthians 8:8
However, food will not bring us closer to God. We are no worse off if we do not eat food that has been offered to an idol, and no better off if we do.
They said, "Turn, each one of you, from your evil habits and evil deeds, and live in the land that the LORD gave to you and your ancestors forever and ever.
Am I now trying to win the approval of people or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be the Messiah's servant.
1 Corinthians 13:13
Right now three things remain: faith, hope, and love. But the greatest of these is love.
But I don't place any value on my life, if only I can finish my race and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus of testifying to the gospel of God's grace.
Indeed, God is king over all the earth; sing a song of praise.
1 Timothy 6:20
Timothy, guard what has been entrusted to you. Avoid the pointless discussions and contradictions of what is falsely called knowledge.
For this God is our God forever and ever. He will guide us until death. To the Director: A song by the Sons of Korah.
Let the wise listen and increase their learning; let the person of understanding receive guidance
"Therefore love the LORD your God and be very careful to keep his injunctions, statutes, ordinances, and commands all the time.
2 Chronicles 31:11
Hezekiah gave an order to prepare storerooms in the LORD's Temple, and so they did.
2 Chronicles 31:20
Hezekiah did this throughout all of Judah, and he acted well, doing what the LORD his God considered to be right and true.
"His master told him, "Well done, good and trustworthy servant! Since you've been trustworthy with a small amount, I'll put you in charge of a large amount. Come and share your master's joy!'
2 Corinthians 13:14
May the grace of the Lord Jesus the Messiah, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with all of you!
You who live under siege, Gather up your bundle from the ground.
1 Peter 3:17
After all, if it is the will of God, it is better to suffer for doing right than for doing wrong.
For all the others look after their own interests, not after those of Jesus the Messiah.
Never be lazy in showing such devotion. Be on fire with the Spirit. Serve the Lord.
2 Chronicles 31:21
Everything that Hezekiah began in the service of God's Temple was done according to the Law and to the commandments as he sought his God, worked with all of his heart, and became successful.
You said, "It is futile to serve God,' and, "What did we get out of it when we carried out his requirements and went about like mourners in the presence of the LORD of the Heavenly Armies?'
2 Chronicles 31:8
When Hezekiah and the officials arrived and saw the piles of gifts, they blessed the LORD and his people Israel,
At that time you were without the Messiah, excluded from citizenship in Israel, and strangers to the covenants of promise. You had no hope and were in the world without God.
they took the initiative by preparing their provisions shrewdly: they took tattered sacks for their donkeys, worn-out, torn, and mended wineskins,
As far as they are concerned, you sing romantic songs with a beautiful voice and play a musical instrument well. They'll listen to what you have to say, but they won't put it into practice!
Do you see a man who is wise in his own opinion? There's more hope for a fool than for him.