Matthew:10:16See, I send you out as sheep among wolves. Be then as wise as snakes, and as gentle as doves. See All...; Romans:12:1-2 For this reason I make request to you, brothers, by the mercies of God, that you will give your bodies as a living offering, holy, pleasing to God, which is the worship it is right for you to give him.  And let not your behaviour be like that of this world, but be changed and made new in mind, so that by experience you may have knowledge of the good and pleasing and complete purpose of God.
See All...; Matthew:18:15-17 And if your brother does wrong to you, go, make clear to him his error between you and him in private: if he gives ear to you, you have got your brother back again.  But if he will not give ear to you, take with you one or two more, that by the lips of two or three witnesses every word may be made certain.  And if he will not give ear to them, let it come to the hearing of the church: and if he will not give ear to the church, let him be to you as a Gentile and a tax-farmer.
See All...; 2 Corinthians:7:1Because God, then, will give us such rewards, dear brothers, let us make ourselves clean from all evil of flesh and spirit, and become completely holy in the fear of God. See All...; 1 Corinthians:10:13You have been put to no test but such as is common to man: and God is true, who will not let any test come on you which you are not able to undergo; but he will make with the test a way out of it, so that you may be able to go through it. See All...; Romans:13:1Let everyone put himself under the authority of the higher powers, because there is no power which is not of God, and all powers are ordered by God. See All...; John:16:33I have said all these things to you so that in me you may have peace. In the world you have trouble: but take heart! I have overcome the world. See All...; John:10:10The thief comes only to take the sheep and to put them to death: he comes for their destruction: I have come so that they may have life and have it in greater measure. See All...; Luke:16:11If, then, you have not been true in your use of the wealth of this life, who will give into your care the true wealth? See All...; Luke:14:28For which of you, desiring to put up a tower, does not first give much thought to the price, if he will have enough to make it complete? See All...; Proverbs:13:22The heritage of the good man is handed down to his children's children; and the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the upright man. See All...; Romans:6:23For the reward of sin is death; but what God freely gives is eternal life in Jesus Christ our Lord. See All...; Matthew:5:28But I say to you that everyone whose eyes are turned on a woman with desire has had connection with her in his heart. See All...; Micah:6:8He has made clear to you, O man, what is good; and what is desired from you by the Lord; only doing what is right, and loving mercy, and walking without pride before your God. See All...; Proverbs:22:7The man of wealth has rule over the poor, and he who gets into debt is a servant to his creditor. See All...; Proverbs:21:20There is a store of great value in the house of the wise, but it is wasted by the foolish man. See All...; 2 Corinthians:5:17So if any man is in Christ, he is in a new world: the old things have come to an end; they have truly become new. See All...;