Isaiah 48:17

This is what the LORD says – your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: “I am the LORD your God, who teaches you what is best for you, who directs you in the way you should go.”

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2 Corinthians 8:9

For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you through his poverty might become rich.

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Ephesians 1:12

In order that we, who were the first to put our hope in Christ, might be for the praise of his glory.

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Ephesians 5:23

For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the church, his body, of which he is the Savior.

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Colossians 2:13

When you were dead in your sins and in the uncircumcision of your sinful nature, God made you alive with Christ. He forgave us all our sins.

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Luke 6:31

Do to others as you would have them do to you.

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Acts 20:32

“Now I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified.”

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Romans 10:12

For there is no difference between Jew and Gentile – the same Lord is Lord of all and richly blesses all who call on him.

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Genesis 15:1

After this, the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision: “Do not be afraid, Abram. I am your shield, your very great reward.”

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Mark 8:36

What good is it for you to gain the whole world, yet forfeit your soul?

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Psalms 24:1

Of David. A psalm. The earth is the LORD’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it.

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Psalms 27:1

Of David. The LORD is my light and my salvation – whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life – of whom shall I be afraid?

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Matthew 11:25

At that time Jesus said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children.”

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Luke 9:23

Then he said to them all: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.”

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1 John 3:1

See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.

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John 15:26

When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father – the Spirit of truth who goes out from the Father – he will testify about me.

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2 Peter 1:20

Above all, you must understand that no prophecy of Scripture came about by the prophet’s own interpretation of things.

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1 John 2:15

Do not love the world or anything in the world. If you love the world, love for the Father is not in you.

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1 John 4:7

Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.

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Jeremiah 17:9

The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it?

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John 5:19

Jesus gave them this answer: “Very truly I tell you, the Son can do nothing by himself; he can do only what he sees his Father doing, because whatever the Father does the Son also does.”

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Romans 8:29

For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.

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Romans 8:26

In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.

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John 6:37

All whom the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away.

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1 Peter 2:24

He himself bore our sins in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”

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John 10:11

I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

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James 4:7

Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

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Matthew 5:13

You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled underfoot.

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John 16:7

But very truly I tell you, it is for your good that I am going away. Unless I go away, the Advocate will not come to you; but if I go, I will send him to you.

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Acts 17:30

In the past God overlooked such ignorance, but now he commands all people everywhere to repent.

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