You have a noble and good heart. Jesus is living in it.

You have a noble and good heart. Jesus is living in it.

“are those who, having heard the word with a noble [kalos=intrinsically good, praiseworthy] and good [agathos=beneficial]  heart, keep it and bear fruit [karpophoreo] with patience [hupomone].” (Lk 8:15)

“he who believes in Me, the works that I do he will do also; and greater works than these he will do, because I go to My Father.” (Jn 14:12)

“that Christ may dwell [katoikeo] in your hearts through faith” (Eph 3:17)

“that you may walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing Him, being fruitful in every good work” (Col 1:10)

“you heard before in the word of the truth of the gospel, which has come to you, as it has also in all the world, and is bringing forth fruit, as it is also among you since the day you heard and knew the grace of God in truth” (Col 1:5,6)

“that you may be married to another—to Him who was raised from the dead, that we should bear fruit to God.” (Rom 7:4)

“who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from every lawless deed and purify for Himself His own special people, zealous for good works [kalos ergon].” (Titus 2:14)

“And let our people also learn to maintain good works [kalos ergon], to meet urgent needs, that they may not be unfruitful.” (Tit 3:14)

“This is a faithful saying, and these things I want you to affirm constantly, that those who have believed in God should be careful to maintain good works [kalos ergon]. These things are good and profitable to men.” (Tit 3:8)

“in all things showing yourself to be a pattern of good works [kalos ergon]” (Tit 2:7)

“Remind them to be subject to rulers and authorities, to obey, to be ready for every good work [agathos ergon]” (Tit 3:1)

“that you may walk worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing Him, being fruitful in every good work [agathos ergon]” (Col 1:10)

“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works [agathos ergon], which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them.” (Eph 2:10)

“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works [kalos ergon] and glorify your Father in heaven.” (Matt 5:16)

“Let them do good [agathoergeo], that they be rich in good works [kalos ergon], ready to give, willing to share” (1Tim 6:18)

“And let us consider one another in order to stir up love and good works [kalos ergon]” (Heb 10:24)

“having your conduct honorable among the Gentiles, that when they speak against you as evildoers, they may, by your good works [kalos ergon] which they observe, glorify God in the day of visitation.” (1Pet 2:12)

“make you complete in every good work [agathos ergon] to do His will, working in you what is well pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ” (Heb 13:21)

“he will be a vessel for honor, sanctified and useful for the Master, prepared for every good work [agathos ergon].” (2Tim 2:21)

“For it is the God who commanded light to shine out of darkness, who has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.” (2Cor 4:6)

“so that He may establish [sterizo] your hearts blameless in holiness before our God and Father at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ with all His saints.” (1Thes 3:13)

Reading: Ps 119:49-96; Lk 8