14Do everything without grumbling or questioning,#l. [2:14] 1 Cor 10:10; 1 Pt 4:9. 15that you may be blameless and innocent, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation,#Generation…as you hold on to…: or “…generation. Among them shine like lights in the world because you hold the word of life….” among whom you shine like lights in the world,#m. [2:15] 1 Thes 3:13 / Dt 32:5; Mt 10:16; Acts 2:40 / Dn 12:3; Mt 5:14, 16; Eph 5:8. 16as you hold on to the word of life, so that my boast for the day of Christ may be that I did not run in vain or labor in vain.#n. [2:16] 1 Thes 2:19 / Is 49:4; 65:23; Gal 2:2.