Don't be impulsive with your mouth nor be in a hurry to talk in God's presence. Since God is in heaven and you're on earth, keep your speech short.
2 Timothy 3:4
traitors, reckless, conceited, and lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God.
Then we will no longer be little children, tossed like waves and blown about by every wind of doctrine, by people's trickery, or by clever strategies that would lead us astray.
Being slow to get angry compares to great understanding as being quick-tempered compares to stupidity.
A little yeast spreads through the whole batch of dough.
2 Timothy 3:6
For some of these men go into homes and deceive foolish women who are burdened with sins and swayed by all kinds of desires.
"If she has a husband and she makes a vow that is binding on herself, or if she makes a hasty vow with her mouth that she pledges herself to fulfill,
Since these things cannot be denied, you must be quiet and not do anything reckless.
"A voice is heard on the barren heights, the weeping and pleading of the children of Israel because they have perverted their way. They have forgotten the LORD their God."
Peter asked, "Lord, are you telling this parable just for us or for everyone?"
But if, on the same day her husband hears and disallows her, then he has revoked her vows that she made for herself, along with any hasty vows that she spoke and to which she pledged herself to fulfill. The LORD will forgive her."
1 Peter 1:1
From: Peter, an apostle of Jesus, the Messiah.
The ones on the stony ground are the people who joyfully welcome the word when they hear it. But since they don't have any roots, they believe for a while, but in a time of testing they fall away.
Then he came to Simon Peter, who asked him, "Lord, are you going to wash my feet?"
"Lord, why can't I follow you now?" Peter asked him. "I would lay down my life for you!"
1 Kings 19:3
Elijah was terrified, so he got up and ran for his life to Beer-sheba, which is part of Judah, and left his servant there
Peter answered him, "Lord, if it's you, order me to come to you on the water."
All of a sudden he follows her like an ox fit for slaughter or like a fool fit for a trap
"How blessed are those who are humble, because it is they who will inherit the earth!
Therefore, God's choice does not depend on a person's will or effort, but on God himself, who shows mercy.
I do not misapply God's grace, for if righteousness comes about by doing what the Law requires, then the Messiah died for nothing.
At this point Simon Peter arrived, following him, and went straight into the tomb. He observed that the linen cloths were lying there,
While Jesus was in Jerusalem for the Passover Festival, many people believed in him because they saw the signs that he was doing.
Jesus told him, "Take care of my sheep." He asked him a third time, "Simon, son of John, do you love me?" Peter was deeply hurt that he had asked him a third time, "Do you love me?" So he told him, "Lord, you know everything. You know that I love you!"