Lord God, I know that I must obey You rather than human beings . . .
just as Peter and the other apostles replied and chose to do.
Acts 5:29

Lord God, I am certain that I belong to Christ,
if indeed Your Spirit lives in me. I am not in the realm of the flesh any longer,
but of the Spirit. Your Spirit lives in me and I can do all things through You.
Romans 8:9

Lord God, I care very little if I am judged by any human court.
I will not even judge myself.
My conscience is clear but that does not make me innocent.
It is You, O Lord, who judges me.
1 Corinthians 4:3, 4

Heavenly Father, I am convinced that You died for me.
With deep gratitude I will live for You.
You are my only desire.
2 Corinthians 5:14

Lord God, I would not be a servant of Christ if I were still trying to please people.
I will not try to win the approval of human beings.
I am not trying to please people. It is You alone that I desire to please.
Galatians 1:10

Lord God, I will live a life that is worthy of You, I will please You in every way.
I will bear fruit in every good work, growing in Your knowledge.
Colossians 1:10

Lord God, I will not live my life trying to please people.
I will focus only on pleasing You . . . the One who tests my heart.
I will speak as one approved by You to be entrusted with the gospel.
1 Thessalonians 2:4