Confidence in life and death
[T]he God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give to you the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of Him, the eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that you may know what is the hope of His calling
[Hope is the assurance of the reality of that which we have yet to fully experience - do you have this hope?]
For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn among many brethren. Moreover whom He predestined, these He also called; whom He called, these He also justified; and whom He justified, these He also glorified.
Being confident of this very thing, that He who has begun a good work in you will complete it until the day of Jesus Christ;