`If you can’?” said Jesus. “Everything is possible for him who believes.
Ever since the time of your forefathers you have turned away from my decrees and have not kept them. Return to me, and I will return to you,” says the LORD Almighty.
I will praise you, O LORD, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples.
But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.
This is how we know we are in him: Whoever claims to live in him must walk as Jesus did.
This is what the LORD Almighty says: “Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another. Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the alien or the poor. In your hearts do not think evil of each other.”
My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.
The God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.
May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.
A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.