And this is the confidence which we have in him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us.
Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they?
Jesus said to him, »If you can, all things are possible to him who believes.«
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
And my God will supply all your needs according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
What then shall we say to this? If God is for us, who can be against us?
Follow the pattern of sound words which you have heard from me, in the faith and love which are in Christ Jesus.
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are of God; because many false prophets have gone out into the world.
But he must ask in faith, with no doubting, for he who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.
Set your minds on the things above, not on things that are on earth.
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take courage! I have overcome the world.«
So we say with confidence, »The Lord is my helper;I will not be afraid.What can man do to me?«
Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, for God has said, »I will never leave you, nor will I forsake you.«
And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
for we walk by faith, not by sight.
nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
For I am confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
But he said, »What is impossible with men is possible with God.«
So we know and believe the love God has for us. God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God in him.
You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.