2 Tim 3:16 Luke 8:18 John 6:28-29 John 15:11 James 2:12-13 Romans 15:4 2 John 9 Mark 12:29-31 1 Peter 1:13 Titus 3:3-5 Titus 2:11-15 2 Tim 1:7 2 Peter 3:18 Ephesians 6:17 Lam 3:21
TEST YOURSELVES: ARE YOU SURE AND CERTAIN?
2 Cor 13:5-9 Look closely at yourselves. Test yourselves to see if you are living in the faith …. we pray that you will become complete.
Psalms 19:14 I hope my words and thoughts please you. LORD, you are my Rock, the one who saves me.
Psalms 26:2 LORD, try me and test me; look closely into my heart and mind. Ps 27:1
Psalms 139:23-24 God, examine me and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts.
Heb 3:12-14 … be careful that none of you has an evil, unbelieving heart that will turn you away from the living God. But encourage each other every day.… We all share in Christ if we keep till the end the sure faith we had in the beginning.
Eph 4:17 Do not continue living like those who do not believe… 5:1 You are God’s children whom he loves, so try to be like him.
1 Thes 5:21-22 But test everything. Keep what is good, and stay away from everything that is evil.
1 John 4:1-6 …. many false prophets have gone out into the world. So do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see if they are from God. This is how you can know God’s Spirit:
Deut 13:3 you must not listen to those prophets and dreamers. The LORD your God is testing you….
1 Cor 10:9-12 We must not test Christ as some of them did; they were killed by snakes….. If you think you are strong, you should be careful not to fall. 2 Cor 10:18
James 1:2-5 … you know these troubles test your faith, and this will give you patience. Ps 32:7-8
1 Peter 4:12 do not be surprised at the terrible trouble which now comes to test you. Lk 6:22-23
1 Cor 2:11-16(msg) We have not received the spirit of the world but the Spirit who is from God... 16 Is there anyone around who knows God’s Spirit ?? Christ knows, and we have Christ’s Spirit.
2 Tim 1:7 God did not give us a spirit that makes us afraid but a spirit of power, love and self-control
Romans 8:15-19 The Spirit we received ….makes us children of God. The Spirit himself joins with our spirits to say we are God’s children. (1 John 3:1 …that is what we are!)
Romans 5:21 Sin once used death to rule us, but God gave people more of his grace so that grace could rule by making people right with him. …this brings life forever through Jesus Christ…