The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
This then is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.
Therefore now let it please thee to bless the house of thy servant, that it may continue for ever before thee: for thou, O Lord God, hast spoken it: and with thy blessing let the house of thy servant be blessed for ever.
And my people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting places;
For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel: not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made of none effect.
Keep therefore the words of this covenant, and do them, that ye may prosper in all that ye do.
Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:
Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid.
For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light: