1 John 2:13-14 (NKJV) 13 I write to you, fathers, Because you have known Him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, Because you have overcome the wicked one. I write to you, little children, Because you have known the Father. 14 I have written to you, fathers, Because you have known Him who is from the beginning. I have written to you, young men, Because you are strong, and the word of God abides in you, And you have overcome the wicked one. 1 Corinthians 4:15 (NKJV) 15 For though you might have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet you do not have many fathers; for in Christ Jesus I have begotten you through the gospel. 1 Chronicles 6:6 (NKJV) 6 Uzzi begot Zerahiah, and Zerahiah begot Meraioth; Ephesians 6:4 (NKJV) 4 And you, fathers, do not provoke your children to wrath, but bring them up in the training and admonition of the Lord. Joshua 24:15 (NKJV) 15 And if it seems evil to you to serve the Lord, choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you dwell. But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.” Genesis 18:19 (NKJV) 19 For I have known him, in order that he may command his children and his household after him, that they keep the way of the Lord, to do righteousness and justice, that the Lord may bring to Abraham what He has spoken to him.” Proverbs 22:13 (NKJV) 13 The lazy man says, “There is a lion outside! I shall be slain in the streets!” Proverbs 18:19 (NKJV) 19 A brother offended is harder to win than a strong city, And contentions are like the bars of a castle. Hebrews 12:6 (NKJV) 6 For whom the Lord loves He chastens, And scourges every son whom He receives.”[a] Revelation 3:19 (NKJV) 19 As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten. Therefore be zealous and repent. 1 Samuel 3:12-13 (NKJV) 12 In that day I will perform against Eli all that I have spoken concerning his house, from beginning to end. 13 For I have told him that I will judge his house forever for the iniquity which he knows, because his sons made themselves vile, and he did not restrain them. Hebrews 4:16 (NKJV) 16 Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of need. Psalm 27:1 (NKJV)An Exuberant Declaration of FaithA Psalm of David. 27 The Lordis my light and my salvation; Whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; Of whom shall I be afraid? James 5:17 (NKJV) 17 Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain; and it did not rain on the land for three years and six months. Luke 23:24 (NKJV) 24 So Pilate gave sentence that it should be as they requested. Psalm 103:14 (NKJV) 14 For He knows our frame; He remembers that we are dust. Matthew 6:12 (NKJV) 12 And forgive us our debts, As we forgive our debtors. Job 19:25 (NKJV) 25 For I know that my Redeemer lives, And He shall stand at last on the earth; 2 Timothy 1:12 (NKJV) 12 For this reason I also suffer these things; nevertheless I am not ashamed, for I know whom I have believed and am persuaded that He is able to keep what I have committed to Him until that Day.