“Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo I am with you always, even unto the end of the world.” Matthew 28:19-20
“For I say, through the grace given unto me, that every man that is among you, not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think: but to think soberly, according as God hast dealt to every man the measure of faith.” (Romans 12:3).
“Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another. Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord.” Romans 12:10-11
The book of Proverbs illustrates the association of one’s behavior with its resulting honor. “He who pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor” Proverbs 21:21