Hebrews 12:3-5 NIV

3 Consider him who endured such opposition from sinners, so that you will not grow weary and lose heart.

References for Hebrews 12:3

God Disciplines His Children

4 In your struggle against sin, you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood.

References for Hebrews 12:4

5 And have you completely forgotten this word of encouragement that addresses you as a father addresses his son? It says, “My son, do not make light of the Lord’s discipline, and do not lose heart when he rebukes you,

References for Hebrews 12:5