Zephaniah 3: 14-18
After warning against the coming day of judgement, the prophet encourages the people to rejoice because God is among them and salvation is near

Philippians 4: 4-7
Paul is in prison because of his work for the Lord but concentrates only on his love and concern for the Christians in Philippi.

Luke 3: 10-18
John the Baptist teaches the people how to change their lives in preparation for the coming of Christ.