Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
1 John 4:8
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile.
Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.
1 John 4:20
He is the one we proclaim, admonishing and teaching everyone with all wisdom, so that we may present everyone fully mature in Christ.
Love | John 14:6-7 Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.If you really know me, you will know my Father as well. From now on, you do know him and have seen him."
Whoever acknowledges me before others, I will also acknowledge before my Father in heaven.
It is written: "I believed; therefore I have spoken." Since we have that same spirit of faith, we also believe and therefore speak,
2 Corinthians 4:13
But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ's power may rest on me.
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe.
Am I now trying to win the approval of human beings, or of God? Or am I trying to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a servant of Christ.
Whoever believes in him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe stands condemned already because they have not believed in the name of God’s one and only Son.
When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy.
in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
1 Peter 2:24
“He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sinsand live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”