5 Keep your life afree from love of money, and bbe content with what you have, for he has said, c“I will never leave you nor forsake you.”
Read in Context
1 Timothy 3:3
not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money.
1 Timothy 6:7–8
for we brought nothing into the world, and we cannot take anything out of the world. But if we have food and clothing, with these we will be content.
Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content.
“Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
No man shall be able to stand before you all the days of your life. Just as I was with Moses, so I will be with you. I will not leave you or forsake you.
I have been young, and now am old,
yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken
or his children begging for bread.
2 Corinthians 4:9
persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;
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