To each one it is given to suffer a measure known only by Christ; and this is the cross he is to take up and embrace, rejoice in, fear not, and defeat, in the strength of Christ, and thereby show forth his true self, find favor, receive honorable reward in the Lord, and so earn a name, to be given by Him in the Day of Judgement.
 MAT 10:28 And do not fear those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Rather fear him who can destroy both soul and body in hell. JER 42:11 o not fear the king of Babylon, of whom you are afraid. Do not fear him, declares the LORD, for I am with you, to save you and to deliver you from his hand.
 ROM 8:35 Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword? 36 As it is written, “For your sake we are being killed all the day long; we are regarded as sheep to be slaughtered.” No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.
 PHI 4:13 BLB I have strength for all things in the One strengthening me. 1TIM 1:12 I thank him who has given me strength, Christ Jesus our Lord, because he judged me faithful, appointing me to his service EPH 6:10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might. 1 COR 16:13 Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.
 1PET 1:6 In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials 7 so that the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes though it is tested by fire—may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
 1 PET 2:19 For this is a gracious thing, when, mindful of God, one endures sorrows while suffering unjustly. 1 PET 3:17 For it is better to suffer for doing good, if that should be God’s will, than for doing evil.
 JAM 1:12 Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.
 REV 2:17 To the one who conquers I will give some of the hidden manna, and I will give him a white stone, with a new name written on the stone that no one knows except the one who receives it.