42 Watch therefore; for ye know not in what hour your Lord cometh.
Bible verses about "expectancy" | JPS_ASV_Byz
10 The thief cometh not, but that he may steal, and kill, and destroy; I came that they may have life, and may have it abundantly.
38 And Peter said unto them, Repent ye, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ unto the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
11 And this, knowing the season, that already it is time for you to awake out of sleep; for now is salvation nearer to us than when we first believed.
1 But know this, that in the last days grievous times shall come. 2 For men shall be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, haughty, railers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, 3 without natural affection, implacable, slanderers, without self-control, fierce, no lovers of good, 4 traitors, headstrong, puffed up, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, 5 holding a form of godliness, but having denied the power thereof; from these also turn away.
8 But ye shall receive power, when the Holy Spirit is come upon you; and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.
5 (62:6) Only for God wait thou in stillness, my soul; for from Him cometh my hope.
5 And he gave heed unto them, expecting to receive something from them.
11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.