Finally, brothers and sisters, rejoice! Strive for full restoration, encourage one another, be of one mind, live in peace. And the God of love and peace will be with you.
Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day.
But we have this treasure in jars of clay to show that this all-surpassing power is from God and not from us.