“Keep yourselves in the love of God, looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto eternal life” (Jude 1:21).
Peter, a disciple of Jesus sais: “[BE SOBER, BE VIGILANT]; because your adversary the Devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour” (1 Peter 5:8).
The Apostle Paul said: “[SEE THEN THAT YE WALK CIRCUMSPECTLY], not as fools, but as wise; [REDEEMING THE TIME, BECAUSE THE DAYS ARE EVIL]. Wherefore be ye not unwise, but understanding what the will of the Lord is” (Ephesians 5:15-17).
“For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places” (Ephesians 6:12). “For rulers are not a terror to good works, but to the evil” (Romans 13:3).
“Wherefore take unto you the whole [ARMOUR OF GOD], that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand. And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the [WORD OF GOD]” (Ephesians 6:13, 17).
“[WATCH YE, STAND FAST IN THE FAITH], quit you like men, [BE STRONG]” (1 Corinthians 16:13). “Finally, my brethren, [BE STRONG IN THE LORD, AND IN THE POWER OF HIS MIGHT]” (Ephesians 6:10). “The Lord Jesus Christ be with thy spirit. Grace be with you. Amen” (2 Timothy 4:22).