So then, brothers and sisters, stand firm and hold fast to the teachings we passed on to you, whether by word of mouth or by letter.
For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.
The Lord is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and rich in love.
The LORD is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him.
being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.
if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.
Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.