Mudança de vida
16 Therefore we do not lose heart. Though our outer nature is wasting away, yet our inner nature is being renewed day by day.
17 For our light and momentary affliction is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison,
18 while we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are unseen; for the things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are unseen are eternal.
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.
And the peace of God, which passes all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
I appeal to you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
Do not be conformed to this world but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, that you may prove what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
»You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its taste, how shall it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled under foot by men.
Therefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has passed away, behold, the new has come.
Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth.
Let no unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building others up according to the need of the moment, that it may impart grace to those who hear.
I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me; and the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just, and will forgive us our sins and cleanse us from all unrighteousness.