" 'For I know the plans I have for you,' declares the Lord, 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.' "
"A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control."
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight."
" ' In your anger do not sin': Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry."
"Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you."
" ' Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moth and rust do not destroy , and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.' "
" And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who live him, who have been called according to his purpose."
"Because the Lord disciplines those he loves, and he punishes everyone he accepts as a son."