“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”

“speaking to one another with psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit. Sing and make music from your heart to the Lord, always giving thanks to God the Father for everything, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.”

“The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.”

“Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.”

“A person finds joy in giving an apt reply— and how good is a timely word!”

“I desire to do your will, my God; your law is within my heart.””

“Restore to me the joy of your salvation and grant me a willing spirit, to sustain me.”

“Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”

“Wait for the LORD; be strong and take heart and wait for the LORD.”

“May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, LORD, my Rock and my Redeemer.”

““How great you are, Sovereign LORD! There is no one like you, and there is no God but you, as we have heard with our own ears.”

“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.”

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”

“[Prologue: Exhortations to Embrace Wisdom][Warning Against the Invitation of Sinful Men] Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction and do not forsake your mother’s teaching. They are a garland to grace your head and a chain to adorn your neck.”

“[Psalm 62] For the director of music. For Jeduthun. A psalm of David. Truly my soul finds rest in God; my salvation comes from him.”

“Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the LORD’s purpose that prevails.”

“It is the LORD your God you must follow, and him you must revere. Keep his commands and obey him; serve him and hold fast to him.”

“Trust in the LORD forever, for the LORD, the LORD himself, is the Rock eternal.”

“Seek the LORD while he may be found; call on him while he is near.”

“[Praise to God for a Living Hope] Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,”

“Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.”