The Lord … cares for those who trust in him.
To the one who is victorious, I will give that person a white stone with a new name written on it, known only to the one who receives it.
The mighty one. … The One he loves. … Overseer of your souls.
You are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins. … They will call him Immanuel—which means, “God with us.”
I know whom I have believed, and am convinced that he is able to guard what I have entrusted to him for that day.
Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
We cared for you. Because we loved you so much, we were delighted to share with you not only the gospel of God but our lives as well. … Others will praise God for the obedience that accompanies your confession of the gospel of Christ
(The gospel) is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. For in the gospel the righteousness of God is revealed—a righteousness that is by faith from first to last, just as it is written: “The righteous will live by faith.”
There is only one Lawgiver and Judge, the one who is able to save. … And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.
I will bless her and will surely give you a son by her. I will bless her so that she will be the mother of nations; kings of peoples will come from her. … Surely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time my mother conceived me. … Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast.