2 Cor 5:7 for we walk by faith, not by sight [living our lives in a manner consistent with our confident belief in God’s promises]—
Rom 10:17 So faith comes from hearing [what is told], and what is heard comes by the [preaching of the] message concerning Christ.
Luke 6:40 A student is not superior to his teacher; but everyone, after he has been completely trained, will be like his teacher.
Prov 22:6 Train up a child in the way he should go [teaching him to seek God’s wisdom and will for his abilities and talents],
Even when he is old he will not depart from it.
Matt 4:4 But Jesus replied, “It is written and forever remains written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes out of the mouth of God.’”
Matt 9:5 For which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven and the penalty paid,’ or to say, ‘Get up and walk’? [Both are possible for God; both are impossible for man.]
Matt 9:2 They brought to Him a man who was paralyzed, lying on a stretcher. Seeing their [active] faith [springing from confidence in Him], Jesus said to the paralytic, “Do not be afraid, son; your sins are forgiven [the penalty is paid, the guilt removed, and you are declared to be in right standing with God].
Lam 3:21 But this I call to mind,
Therefore I have hope.
22 It is because of the Lord’s lovingkindnesses that we are not consumed,
Because His [tender] compassions never fail.
23 They are new every morning;
Great and beyond measure is Your faithfulness.
24 “The Lord is my portion and my inheritance,” says my soul;
“Therefore I have hope in Him and wait expectantly for Him.”
25 The Lord is good to those who wait [confidently] for Him,
To those who seek Him [on the authority of God’s word].
26 It is good that one waits quietly
For the salvation of the Lord.
John 11:43 When He had said this, He shouted with a loud voice, “Lazarus, come out!
Luke 22:31 “Simon, Simon (Peter), listen! Satan has demanded permission to sift [all of] you like grain; 32 but I have prayed [especially] for you [Peter], that your faith [and confidence in Me] may not fail; and you, once you have turned back again [to Me], strengthen and support your brothers [in the faith].”