Though you have not seen Him, you love Him, and even though you do not see Him now, you believe in Him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy, for you are receiving the end result of your faith, the
salvation of your souls.
1 Peter 1:8-9 (NIV)
"For no one can lay a foundation other than that which is laid, which is Jesus Christ."
1 Corinthians 3:11 (ESV)
"So now you Gentiles are no longer strangers and foreigners. You are citizens along with all of God’s holy people. You are members of God’s family."
Ephesians 2:19 (NLT)
"But if we are living in the light, as God is in the light, then we have fellowship with each other, and the blood of Jesus, His Son, cleanses us from all sin."
1 John 1:7 (NLT)