“This should be your ambition: to live a quiet life, minding your own business.” – 1 Thessalonians 4:11 NLT

 

“Dear brothers and sisters, whenever trouble comes your way, let it be an opportunity for joy. For when your fate is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow.” – James 1:2-3 NLT

“Your Heavenly Father already knows all your needs, and he will give you all you need from day to day if you live for him and make the Kingdom of God your primary concern.” – Matthew 6:32-33 NLT

“This is the message we have heard from the beginning: We should love one another.” – 1 John 3:11 NLT

“For I know the plans I have for you. They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope. In those days when you pray, I will listen. If you look for me in earnest, you will find me when you seek me. I will be found by you.” – Jeremiah 29:11-14 NLT

“No, dear friends, I am still not all I should be, but I am focusing all my energies on this one thing: Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead…” – Philippians 3:13 NLT

“Be still in the presence of the Lord, and wait patiently for him to act.” – Psalm 37:7 NLT