Do not worry 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 surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. (Philippians 4:6-7)
Has the Lord as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices,
as in obedience to the voice of the Lord?
Surely, to obey is better than sacrifice,
and to heed than the fat of rams.
For rebellion is no less a sin than divination,
and stubbornness is like iniquity and idolatry. (1 Samuel 15:22-23)
But those who are noble plan noble things,
and by noble things they stand. (Isaiah 32:8)
Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful.
You must understand this, my beloved: let everyone be quick to listen, slow to speak, slow to anger; for your anger does not produce God’s righteousness. (James 1:19-20)
Learn to do good;
rescue the oppressed,
defend the orphan,
plead for the widow. (Isaiah 1:17)
Whoever walks in integrity walks securely,
but whoever follows perverse ways will be found out. (Proverbs 10:9)
The integrity of the upright guides them,
but the crookedness of the treacherous destroys them. (Proverbs 11:3)
Be hospitable to one another without complaining. (1 Peter 4:9)
Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it. (Hebrews 13:2)
Happy is everyone who fears the Lord,
who walks in his ways.
You shall eat the fruit of the labor of your hands;
you shall be happy, and it shall go well with you.
Soon Daniel distinguished himself above all the other presidents and satraps because an excellent spirit was in him, and the king planned to appoint him over the whole kingdom. (Daniel 6:3)