“Rejoice and leap for joy on that day! Behold, your reward will be great in heaven.” Luke 6: 20-26.
“Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, ‘Whom shall I send? Who will go for us?’ Here I am, I said: ‘send me!’” Isaiah 6:1-8.
“Strive eagerly for the greatest spiritual gifts. But I shall show you a still more excellent way.” Corinthians 12.
“Your words, Lord, are Spirit and life.” John 6
“So Jesus performed at Cana-in-Galilee the first of the signs which revealed his glory and led his disciples to believe in him.” John 2:1-11
“I, the Lord, have called you for the victory of justice, I have grasped you by the hand; I formed you, and set you as a covenant of the people, a light for the nations, to open the eyes of the blind, to bring out prisoners from confinement, and from the dungeons, those who …
“Rejoice in the Lord always; again, I say, rejoice! Your kindness should be known to all. Indeed, the Lord is near.” Philippians 4:4-5.
“I pray always with joy in my every prayer for all of you because of your partnership for the gospel from the first day until now.” Philippians 1:4-6.
“I set the Lord ever before me…You show me the path to life – the fullness of joys in your presence, the delights of your right hand forever.” Psalm 16: 5, 9-11.
“Amen, I say to you, this poor widow put in more than all the other contributors to the treasury…. She, from her poverty, has given all she had, her whole livelihood.” Mark 12:41-44.