Now I want you to know, brethren, that my circumstances have turned out for the greater progress of the gospel (Php 1:12 NASB).
2 Cor. 4:18
So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
Psalm 29:11 – The LORD gives strength to His people; the LORD blesses His people with peace.
Yet he has not left himself without testimony: He has shown kindness by giving you rain from heaven and crops in their seasons; he provides you with plenty of food and fills your hearts with joy.” . . . strengthening the disciples and encouraging them to remain true to the faith. “We must go through many hardships to enter the kingdom of God,” they said (Acts 14:17, 22).
His divine power has given us everything we need for life and godliness through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness
(2 Pet 1:3).
“The kings of the Gentiles lord it over them; and those who exercise authority over them call themselves Benefactors. But you are not to be like that. Instead, the greatest among you should be like the youngest, and the one who rules like the one who serves.
My soul thirsts for God, for the living God.
When can I go and meet with God?
1 Pet. 1:21
Through him you believe in God, who raised him from the dead and glorified him, and so your faith and hope are in God.
Psa 90:14 (NASB)
O satisfy us in the morning with Your lovingkindness,
That we may sing for joy and be glad all our days.
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 by men.
14 “You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden. 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven (Matt 5:13-16).
28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls