Flashcards in The World Deck (9):
And stop being molded by this system of things, but be transformed by making your mind over, so that you may prove to yourselves the good and acceptable and perfect will of God.
Furthermore, the world is passing away and so is its desire, but the one who does the will of God remains forever.
1 John 5:19
We know that we originate with God, but the whole world is lying in the power of the wicked one.
If you were part of the world, the world would be fond of what is its own. Now because you are no part of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, for this reason the world hates you
Joh 17:15, 16
"I do not request that you take them out of the world, but that you watch over them because of the wicked one.
They are no part of the world, just as I am no part of the world
I will not speak with you much more, for the ruler of the world is coming, and he has no hold on me
in which you at one time walked according to the system of things of this world, according to the ruler of the authority of the air, the spirit that is now at work in the sons of disobedience
Adulteresses, do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever, therefore, wants to be a friend of the world is making himself an enemy of God