1 Thessalonians 5:16-22 NIV

16 Be joyful always;1

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17 pray continually;2

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18 give thanks in all circumstances,3 for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.

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19 Do not put out the Spirit's fire;4

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20 do not treat prophecies5 with contempt.

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21 Test everything.6 Hold on to the good.7

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22 Avoid every kind of evil.