"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." Joshua 1:9
"Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise; give thanks to Him and praise His Name." Psalm 100:4
"And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. Let us not give up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but let us encourage one another - and...
"So then, dear friends, since you are looking forward to this, make every effort to be found sportless, blameless and at peace with him." 2 Peter 3:14
2 Peter 3:3-18
"Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be. My Father will honor the one who serves me." John 12:26