Reference Verses

2 Corinthians 1:3-7(New American Standard Bible)
3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, 4 Who comforts us in all our affliction so that we will be able to comfort those who are in any affliction with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. 5 For just as the sufferings of Christ are ours in abundance, so also our comfort is abundant through Christ. 6 But if we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; or if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which is effective in the patient enduring of the same sufferings which we also suffer; 7 and our hope for you is firmly grounded, knowing that as you are sharers of our sufferings, so also you are sharers of our comfort.


7. Choose to Forgive
Ephesians 4:32
(New American Standard Bible)
Be kind to one another, tender-hearted, forgiving each other, just as God In Christ also has forgiven you.


Matthew 6:14-15 (New American Standard Bible)
14 For if you forgive others for their transgressions, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. 15 But if you do not forgive others, then your Father will not forgive your transgressions.


Matthew 18:21-22 (New American Standard Bible)
21 Then Peter came and said to Him, "Lord, how often shall my brother sin against me and I forgive him? Up to seven times ?" 22 Jesus said to him, ”I do not say to you, up to seven times, but up to seventy times seven.”


8. Set Priorities
Matthew 6:33
(New American Standard Bible)
But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.


Romans 12:2 (New American Standard Bible)
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.


9. Keep Learning to Keep Leading
John 14:26
(New American Standard Bible)
But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all that I said to you.

 

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