1 Thessalonians 4:1

A Life Pleasing to God

4:1 Finally then, brothers and sisters, we ask you and urge you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received instruction from us about how you must live and please God (as you are in fact living) that you do so more and more.

1 Thessalonians 4:12

4:12 In this way you will live a decent life before outsiders and not be in need.