By this is my Father glorified \'97 by your bearing much fruit and becoming my disciples.
If any one is serving me, let him follow me and where I am there my servant shall be. If any one is serving me, him my Father will honor.
By this all will know that you are my disciples, if you have love to one another."
Just so faith by itself, if it has no works, is dead.
May the God of peace, who brought up from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great Shepherd of the sheep through the blood of an eternal covenant,
equip you with every good thing for doing his will, doing in you what is well-pleasing in his sight through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for the ages of the ages. Amen.
Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. He who follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."
For we are his work, formed in Christ Jesus for good works in which God had prepared beforehand to have us live.
Jesus said to the Jews that had believed him, "If you continue in my word, you are truly my disciples,
and you will know the truth and the truth will make you free."
Then he called the crowd along with his disciples and said to them, "If any one wishes to come after me, let him disown himself and take up his cross and follow me.
Jesus said to him, "If you wish to be perfect, go sell your property and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; and then come, follow me."
For to this you were called, because Christ too suffered for you, leaving you an example that you might follow in his foot-steps.
The Lord guide your hearts in the love of God and the patience of Christ.
If we are living in the Spirit let us direct our lives by the Spirit.
Whoever does not take his cross and follow after me is not worthy of me.
And whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
BE imitators of God as beloved children