Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.
You ask and don’t receive because you ask with wrong motives, so that you may spend it on your pleasures.
Who is a God like you, forgiving iniquity and passing over rebellion for the remnant of his inheritance? He does not hold on to his anger forever because he delights in faithful love.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and righteous to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
No foul language should come from your mouth, but only what is good for building up someone in need, so that it gives grace to those who hear
Be alert, stand firm in the faith, be courageous, be strong.”
Blessed be the Lord God of Israel from everlasting to everlasting.” Then all the people said, “Amen” and “Praise the Lord.”
And those he predestined, he also called; and those he called, he also justified; and those he justified, he also glorified.
I know that you can do anything and no plan of yours can be thwarted.
Therefore encourage one another and build each other up as you are already doing.