1 Peter 3:9AMP Never return evil for evil or insult for insultscolding, tongue-lashing berating), but on the contrary blessing [praying for their welfare, happiness, and protection, and try pitying and loving them}. For know that to this you have been called, that you may inherit a blessing.
Philippians 2:14AMP Do all things without grumbling and faultfinding and complaining [against God] and questioning and doubting [among yourselves].
Numbers 12:1-2AMP Now Miriam and Aaron talked against Moses [their brother] because of his Cushite wife, for he had married a Cushite woman.
Numbers 12:2 And they said, Has the Lord indeed spoken only by Moses? Has He not spoken also by us? And the Lord heard it.
Numbers 12:3 Now the man Moses was very meek (gentle, kind, and humble) or above all the men on the face of the earth.
James 3:16AMP For wherever there is jealousy (envy) and contention (rivalry and selfish ambition), there will also be confusion (unrest, disharmony, rebellion) and all sort of evil and vile practices.
Col. 3:13MessageBe even-tempered, content with second place, quick to forgive an offense. Forgive as quickly and completely as the Master forgave you.
Col. 3:14And regardless of what else you put on, wear love. It’s your basic, all-purpose garment. Never be without it.
Col. 3:15Let the peace of Christ keep you in tune with each other, in step with each other. None of this going off and doing your own thing. And cultivate thankfulness.
1Th. 4:11and to make it your ambitionto lead a quiet life and attend to your own business and work with your hands, just as we commanded you,
Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, making allowance for each other’s faults because of your love. Make every effort to keep yourselves united in the spirit, binding yourselves together with peace.
I Thess 5:14 …be patient with everybody, don’t give into your anger.
I Corinthians 13:4 Love endures long, and is patient and kind.
Heb. 10:36For you have need of endurance, so that after you have done the will of God, you may receive the promise:
Heb. 12:1Therefore we also, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which so easily ensnaresus,and let us run withendurancethe race that is set before us,
Hebrews 10:35 Do not cast away your confidence…for it carries a great and glorious reward.
Isaiah 41:10AMP Fear not [there is nothing to fear], for I am with you; do not look around you in terror and be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen and harden you to difficulties, yes, I will help you; yes, I will hold you up and retain you with my [victorious] right hand of rightness and justice
John 16:33AMP I have told you these things, son that in Me you may have [perfect] peace and confidence. In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustration; but be of good cheer [take courage; be confident, certain, undaunted]! For I have overcome the world. [I have deprived it of power to harm you and have conquered it for you.]
Acts 20:22And see, now I go bound in the spirit to Jerusalem, not knowing the things that will happen to me there,
Acts 20:23except that the Holy Spirit testifies in every city, saying that chains and tribulations await me.
Acts 20:24But none of these things move me; nor do I count my life dear to myself, so that I may finish my race with joy, and the ministry which I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of the grace of God.