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Luke 12:22-40

NIV 22 Then Jesus said to his disciples: "Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear. NIV 22 Then Jesus said to his disciples: "Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear. NIV 23 Life is more than food, and the body more than clothes. NIV 23 Life is more than food, and the body more than clothes. NIV 24 Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds! NIV 24 Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds! NIV 25 Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life ? NIV 25 Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to his life ? NIV 26 Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest? NIV 26 Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest? NIV 27 "Consider how the lilies grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. NIV 27 "Consider how the lilies grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. NIV 28 If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today, and tomorrow is thrown into the fire, how much more will he clothe you, O you of little faith! NIV 28 If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today, and tomorrow is thrown into the fire, how much more will he clothe you, O you of little faith! NIV 29 And do not set your heart on what you will eat or drink; do not worry about it. NIV 29 And do not set your heart on what you will eat or drink; do not worry about it. NIV 30 For the pagan world runs after all such things, and your Father knows that you need them. NIV 30 For the pagan world runs after all such things, and your Father knows that you need them. NIV 31 But seek his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well. NIV 31 But seek his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well. NIV 32 "Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. NIV 32 "Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. NIV 33 Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will not be exhausted, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. NIV 33 Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will not be exhausted, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. NIV 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. NIV 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. NIV 35 "Be dressed ready for service and keep your lamps burning, NIV 35 "Be dressed ready for service and keep your lamps burning, NIV 36 like men waiting for their master to return from a wedding banquet, so that when he comes and knocks they can immediately open the door for him. NIV 36 like men waiting for their master to return from a wedding banquet, so that when he comes and knocks they can immediately open the door for him. NIV 37 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them watching when he comes. I tell you the truth, he will dress himself to serve, will have them recline at the table and will come and wait on them. NIV 37 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them watching when he comes. I tell you the truth, he will dress himself to serve, will have them recline at the table and will come and wait on them. NIV 38 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them ready, even if he comes in the second or third watch of the night. NIV 38 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them ready, even if he comes in the second or third watch of the night. NIV 39 But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have let his house be broken into. NIV 39 But understand this: If the owner of the house had known at what hour the thief was coming, he would not have let his house be broken into. NIV 40 You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him." NIV 40 You also must be ready, because the Son of Man will come at an hour when you do not expect him."