Return to your fortress, you prisioners of hope; even now I announce that I will restore twice as much to you.
For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.
– 1 Corinthians 1.18
Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
The fear of the Lord—that is wisdom, and to shun evil is understanding.
– Job 28.28
Give thanks to the Lord Almighty, for the Lord is good; his love endures forever.
– Jeremiah 33.11
Thus says the Lord of Host, render true judgments, show kindness and mercy to one another;
– Zechariah 7.9