“For behold, the day is coming, burning like a furnace; and all the arrogant and every evildoer will be chaff; and the day that is coming will set them ablaze,” says the LORD of hosts, “so that it will leave them neither root nor branch.”
“But for you who fear My name the sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings; and you will go forth and skip about like calves from the stall.
“And you will tread down the wicked, for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet on the day which I am preparing,” says the LORD of hosts.
Because he hath set his love upon me, therefore will I deliver him; I will set him on high, because he hath known my name.
He shall call upon me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honour him.
With length of days will I satisfy him, and shew him my salvation.
(Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. Col. 3:2)
Unless the LORD had been my help, my soul had almost dwelled in silence.
When I said, my foot slips; Your mercy, O LORD, help me up.
In the multitude of my thoughts within me Your comforts delight my soul.
But thus saith the LORD, Even the captives of the mighty shall be taken away, and the prey of the terrible shall be delivered: for I will contend with him that contendeth with thee, and I will save thy children.
And I will feed them that oppress thee with their own flesh; and they shall be drunken with their own blood, as with sweet wine: and all flesh shall know that I the LORD am thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, the mighty One of Jacob.
Also see Is. 54:13-17, Rom. 8:31-39
Behold, thou desirest truth in the inward parts: and in the hidden part thou shalt make me to know wisdom.
And they shall be Mine, says the LORD of hosts, in that day when I make up My jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spares his own son that serves him. Then shall you return, and discern between the righteous and the wicked, between him that serves God and him that serves Him not.
For by You I have run through a troop; and by my God have I leaped over a wall.
For whosoever shall be ashamed of Me and of My words, of him shall the Son of Man be ashamed, when He shall come in His own glory, and in His Father’s, and of the Holy angels.
(Diligence, Faith, Virtue, Knowledge, Temperance, Patience, Godliness, Brotherly Kindness, Charity)
For if these things be in you, and abound, they make you that you shall neither be barren nor unfruitful in the knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ….for if you do these things, you shall never fall.
According to the days of your coming out of the land of Egypt will I show to him marvelous things.