Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
Rejoice not over me, O my enemy; when I fall, I shall rise; when I sit in darkness, the Lord will be a light to me.
Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.
For while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.
For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother’s womb.
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
Do you see a man skillful in his work? He will stand before kings; he will not stand before obscure men.
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
The end of the matter; all has been heard. Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man.
I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well.
[Note: Pilgrim Bobby cannot condone jumping out of perfectly good planes, from large rocks, or off buildings.]