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Life-Changing Bible Verses about the Seasons

Life-Changing Bible Verses about the Seasons

Do you wonder… What does the Bible say about the 4 Seasons? In this Bible Study, we’ll read Life-Changing Bible Verses about the Seasons and discover how God made the four seasons for a purpose. And how they help us navigate each season of life.

God created each season for a purpose.

In each of the four seasons, nature abounds with God’s glory. The beautiful Spring flowers lead us into the warm Summer days. Vibrant fall foliage fades into gently falling snow. These pictures of the beauty of nature remind us of God’s hand working in our lives.

Because each season represents a time in our life as well.

Spring gives us a new beginning. Summer a time to work. Fall a time to reap what we’ve worked so hard for. And Winter a time of much needed rest.

The glory of the Lord is always on display in our lives if we’ll just take a moment to look for it. So, is it any wonder that God’s Word has a lot to say to us about the Seasons?

Let’s dive in and learn the meaning of the seasons and how God meant for them to guide us through life.

Four Seasons in the Bible Meaning

The meaning of the four seasons and how they apply to our everyday lives can be summed up in this Bible verse from the book of Ecclesiastes.

I’m sure you already know this scripture. But it’s popular for a reason.

In it, we learn there is a season for everything. Both in nature and in our lives.

To everything there is a season,
A time for every purpose under heaven:

A time to be born,
And a time to die;
A time to plant,
And a time to pluck what is planted;
A time to kill,
And a time to heal;
A time to break down,
And a time to build up;
A time to weep,
And a time to laugh;
A time to mourn,
And a time to dance;
A time to cast away stones,
And a time to gather stones;
A time to embrace,
And a time to refrain from embracing;
A time to gain,
And a time to lose;
A time to keep,
And a time to throw away;
A time to tear,
And a time to sew;
A time to keep silence,
And a time to speak;
A time to love,
And a time to hate;
A time of war,
And a time of peace.

                                    Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 NKJV

 

 

Understanding Seasons Biblically

God’s Word uses the seasons as a metaphor for Biblical living.

Whether it’s a beautiful tree planted by streams of water or the stars put in their place, these Bible verses teach us how to live a Christian life for God’s glory!

He shall be like a tree
Planted by the rivers of water,
That brings forth its fruit in its season,
Whose leaf also shall not wither;
And whatever he does shall prosper.    

                                    Psalm 1:3 NKJV

 

Do not remember the former things,
Nor consider the things of old.
Behold, I will do a new thing,
Now it shall spring forth;
Shall you not know it?
I will even make a road in the wilderness
And rivers in the desert.

                                   Isaiah 43:18-19 NKJV

 

And those who are wise shall shine like the brightness of the sky above; and those who turn many to righteousness, like the stars forever and ever.

                                  Daniel 12:3

 

 So they will fear the name of the Lord from the west
And His glory from the rising of the sun,
For He will come like a rushing stream
Which the wind of the Lord drives.
                                

                                   Isaiah 59:19 NASB

 

For a thousand years in your sight are but as yesterday when it is past, or as a watch in the night.

                                  Psalm 90:4

 

He who gathers in summer is a prudent son, but he who sleeps in harvest is a son who brings shame.

                                 Proverbs 10:5

 

Be patient, therefore, brothers, until the coming of the Lord. See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, being patient about it, until it receives the early and the late rains.

                                 James 5:7 ESV

 

All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful to teach us what is true and to make us realize what is wrong in our lives. It corrects us when we are wrong and teaches us to do what is right. 17 God uses it to prepare and equip his people to do every good work.        

                                 2 Timothy 3:16-17 NLT

 

Now concerning the times and the seasons, brothers, you have no need to have anything written to you.

                                 1 Thessalonians 5:1

 

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today, and forever.  

                                 Hebrews 13:8 NLT

 


She is a tree of life to those who take hold of her; those who hold her fast will be blessed.

                                  Proverbs 3:18 NIV

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God Made the Seasons Bible Verse

Because of God’s love, He created the earth and gave it to us as a beautiful gift. This gift also includes the seasons and their unique way of giving us everything we need to survive while we’re here on earth.

Sometimes we forget about the wonder of this amazing gift of God. But these scriptures remind us why God made the seasons and how He provides for us throughout them.

Then God said, “Let there be lights in the firmament of the heavens to divide the day from the night; and let them be for signs and seasons, and for days and years; and let them be for lights in the firmament of the heavens to give light on the earth”; and it was so. Then God made two great lights: the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night. He made the stars also. God set them in the firmament of the heavens to give light on the earth, and to rule over the day and over the night, and to divide the light from the darkness. And God saw that it was good. So the evening and the morning were the fourth day.

                                  Genesis 1:14-19 NKJV

 

He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.

                                Ecclesiastes 3:11 NIV

 

You have fixed all the boundaries of the earth; you have made summer and winter.

                                Psalm 74:17 ESV

 

Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them. And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done. So God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it God rested from all his work that he had done in creation. These are the generations of the heavens and the earth when they were created, in the day that the Lord God made the earth and the heavens. When no bush of the field was yet in the land and no small plant of the field had yet sprung up—for the Lord God had not caused it to rain on the land, and there was no man to work the ground, …

                                 Genesis 2:1-5

 

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning.

                               James 1:17 NKJV

 

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. And God saw that the light was good. And God separated the light from the darkness. God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And there was evening and there was morning, the first day. …

                                Genesis 1:1-5 ESV

 

 Bless the Lord, O my soul!
O Lord my God, you are very great!
You are clothed with splendor and majesty,
     covering yourself with light as with a garment,
stretching out the heavens like a tent.
He lays the beams of his chambers on the waters;
he makes the clouds his chariot;
he rides on the wings of the wind;
he makes his messengers winds,
his ministers a flaming fire.

 He set the earth on its foundations,
so that it should never be moved.
You covered it with the deep as with a garment;
the waters stood above the mountains.

                                       Psalm 104:1-6

 

All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made.

                                      John 1:3

 

He stretches out the north over the void and hangs the earth on nothing.

                                     Job 26:7

 

So God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.         

                                    Genesis 1:27 NASB

 

Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God.

                                       Psalm 90:2

 

They and every beast, according to its kind, and all the livestock according to their kinds, and every creeping thing that creeps on the earth, according to its kind, and every bird, according to its kind, every winged creature.

                                       Genesis 7:14

 

And I will make them and the places all around my hill a blessing, and I will send down the showers in their season; they shall be showers of blessing.

                                       Ezekiel 34:26

 

He covers the heavens with clouds; he prepares rain for the earth; he makes grass grow on the hills.

                                     Psalm 147:8

 

Thus says the Lord,
Who gives the sun for a light by day,
The ordinances of the moon and the stars for a light by night,
Who disturbs the sea,
And its waves roar
(The Lord of hosts is His name):

                                  Jeremiah 31:35 NKJV

 

Of old You laid the foundation of the earth,
And the heavens are the work of Your hands.
They will perish, but You will endure;
Yes, they will all grow old like a garment;
Like a cloak You will change them,
And they will be changed.
But You are the same,
And Your years will have no end.
The children of Your servants will continue,
And their descendants will be established before You.”

                                  Psalm 102:25-28 NKJV

 

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Bible Verses about Seasons Changing

In life there is one constant we can be sure of, seasons change. And the Change of Seasons is well identified in the scriptures.

Whether it’s Jesus’s parable of the fig tree in Matthew 24:32 or God’s promise about the seasons from Genesis 8:22, the different seasons blending into each other represent the constant change of season in our lives.

As you read the following Bible verses, you’ll recognize the change of seasons in your life, see how God’s hand guides you through each one.

And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.

                                         Acts 1:7 KJV

 

Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are his:

And he changeth the times and the seasons: he removeth kings, and setteth up kings: he giveth wisdom unto the wise, and knowledge to them that know understanding:                            

                                       Daniel 2:20-21 KJV

 

While the earth remains, seedtime and harvest, cold and heat, summer and winter, day and night, shall not cease.”

                                    Genesis 8:22

 

then I will send rain on your land in its season, both autumn and spring rains, so that you may gather in your grain, new wine and olive oil.

                                     Deuteronomy 11:14 NIV

 

He appointed the moon for seasons: the sun knoweth his going down.

                                   Psalm 104:19 King James Version

 

Flowers appear on the earth;
the season of singing has come,
the cooing of doves
is heard in our land.

                                 Song of Solomon 2:12 NIV

 

Yet he did not leave himself without witness, for he did good by giving you rains from heaven and fruitful seasons, satisfying your hearts with food and gladness.”

                                     Acts 14:17

 

Like snow in summer or rain in harvest, so honor is not fitting for a fool.

                                   Proverbs 26:1

 

“The harvest is past, the summer is ended, and we are not saved.”

                                 Jeremiah 8:20

 

The sluggard does not plow in the autumn; he will seek at harvest and have nothing.

                                 Proverbs 20:4

 

She prepares her bread in summer and gathers her food in harvest.

                                 Proverbs 6:8 English Standard Version

 

These are the feasts of the Lord, holy convocations which you shall proclaim at their appointed times.

                                Leviticus 23:4 NKJV

 

From the fig tree learn its lesson: as soon as its branch becomes tender and puts out its leaves, you know that summer is near.

                               Matthew 24:32 ESV

 

For you shall go out with joy,
And be led out with peace;
The mountains and the hills
Shall break forth into singing before you,
And all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.

                                Isaiah 55:12 NKJV

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Inspirational Bible Verses about Spiritual Seasons of Life

Like everything, our spiritual lives ebb and flow. An easy season of our life turns into a difficult season in the blink of an eye.

But God’ plan for us never changes. He wants to have a close relationship with us in both the good and bad times. And even though the up and downs are hard, these spiritual seasons have a way of bringing us closer to God. I’m sure that’s why He allows them.

But the following scriptures show us God’s great love and help us remember He is with us always.

 

The revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show to his servants the things that must soon take place. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John, who bore witness to the word of God and to the testimony of Jesus Christ, even to all that he saw. Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it, for the time is near. John to the seven churches that are in Asia: Grace to you and peace from him who is and who was and who is to come, and from the seven spirits who are before his throne, and from Jesus Christ the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of kings on earth. To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood …

                                  Revelation 1:1-5 ESV

 

 But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness dwells.

So then, dear friends, since you are looking forward to this, make every effort to be found spotless, blameless and at peace with him.

                                   2 Peter 3:13 NIV

 

My times are in thy hand: deliver me from the hand of mine enemies, and from them that persecute me.                                

                                   Psalm 31:15 KJV

 

For the mountains may depart and the hills be removed, but my steadfast love shall not depart from you, and my covenant of peace shall not be removed,” says the Lord, who has compassion on you.

                                   Isaiah 54:10

 

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.

                                   Romans 8:28 NKJV

 

The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food in due season.

                                 Psalm 145:15

 

Jesus said to her, “Everyone who drinks of this water will be thirsty again, but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again. The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life.” The woman said to him, “Sir, give me this water, so that I will not be thirsty or have to come here to draw water.”

                                John 4:13-15

 

Do you not say, ‘There are yet four months, then comes the harvest’? Look, I tell you, lift up your eyes, and see that the fields are white for harvest.

                                    John 4:35

 

    “Our Father in heaven,
hallowed be your name.
   Your kingdom come,
your will be done,
on earth as it is in heaven.
   Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our debts,
as we also have forgiven our debtors.
 And lead us not into temptation,
but deliver us from evil.
                              

                                    Matthew 6:9-13 ESV

 

These are spots in your love feasts, while they feast with you without fear, serving only themselves. They are clouds without water, carried about by the winds; late autumn trees without fruit, twice dead, pulled up by the roots;                               

                                   Jude 1:12 NKJV

 

They said to him, “He will put those wretches to a miserable death and let out the vineyard to other tenants who will give him the fruits in their seasons.”

                                Matthew 21:41

 

 

I will bless the Lord who has given me counsel;
My heart also instructs me in the night seasons.

                                  Psalm 16:7 NKJV

 

For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.

                                  Hebrews 12:11

 

And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

                                  Matthew 28:18-20

 

And rising very early in the morning, while it was still dark, he departed and went out to a desolate place, and there he prayed.

                                  Mark 1:35

 

And they judged the people at all seasons: the hard causes they brought unto Moses, but every small matter they judged themselves.

                                 Exodus 18:26 KJV

 

Likewise, every good tree bears good fruit, but a bad tree bears bad fruit.

                                 Matthew 7:17 NIV

 

 

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Whether you’re looking for a new season to begin in your life, or encouragement to get through the one you’re in, I pray these Life-Changing Bible Verses about the Seasons have inspired your faith and have helped you see God’s hand in your life today!

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Inspirational Bible Verses for Confidence

Inspirational Bible Verses for Confidence

Are you wondering… What is a good Bible Verse for confidence? In this devotional, we’ll open the Holy Bible and read some Inspirational Bible Verses for Confidence. Each one is a gift from God meant to build us up and strengthen our faith.

Confidence is an area of life we all lack in from time to time.

That’s because we put our confidence in ourselves instead of where it should be, in God.

Self-help books and online gurus lead us down the path of believing we can find value and self-worth on our own.

But for a Christian, confidence is a part of the grace we receive when we believe in Jesus.

We asked Him to save us from our sin knowing we couldn’t save ourselves. And then somehow along the way, we mistakenly thought salvation and confidence were two different things.

They are one and the same. And we’re about to learn how in these Inspirational Bible Verses for Confidence. Each section will reveal a new way for us to feel confident in our faith and surrender our trust to God.

So, let’s read the Word of God together and discover His view on confidence…

Best Bible Verses for Confidence in God

 

The first step to building confidence is understanding where it comes from.

As Christians, our confidence is different from the rest of the world. We don’t rely on outward things to build us up. Instead, we focus on God’s Word and rely on Him to give us the confidence we so greatly desire.

This assurance of faith gives us more than we could ever hope to achieve on our own. Because God doesn’t withhold any good thing from His people. He is always ready to give us the very best of Himself, and that includes a confident faith that stands the test of time.

The following Bible verses will help you see the great things God has in store for those who put their trust in Him.


being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.

                                 Philippians 1:6

 

In the fear of the Lord there is strong confidence, And His children will have a place of refuge.

                                  Proverbs 14:26 NKJV

 

This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.

                                 1 John 5:14

 

Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

                                    Romans 15:13 NKJV

 

“But blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD, whose confidence is in him.

                                Jeremiah 17:7

 

In him and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence.

                                  Ephesians 3:12

 

So we say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid. What can mere mortals do to me?”

                                 Hebrews 13:6

 

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

                               Philippians 4:13

 

You knew there were better things waiting for you that will last forever.

So do not throw away this confident trust in the Lord. Remember the great reward it brings you!

                               Hebrews 10:34-35 NLT

 

For you have been my hope, Sovereign Lord, my confidence since my youth.

                                Psalm 71:5 NIV

 

For the law never made anything perfect. But now we have confidence in a better hope, through which we draw near to God.

                                Hebrews 7:19 NLT

 

Therefore, we who have fled to him for refuge can have great confidence as we hold to the hope that lies before us.

                              Hebrews 6:18 NLT

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Encouraging Bible Verses for Low Self-Esteem

 

We all struggle with feeling like we’ll never measure up. And we listen to the voice in our head that tells us we’re not good enough way too much. It’s a battle of our inner self that plays out daily.

But you are a child of God, and He wants you to have a special kind of self-confidence that only comes from Him!

The will of God is very simple, He wants you to live out your faith with confidence and strength. Never doubting that you are loved and cared for.

So, if that struggle of low self-esteem is playing out in your mind right now, these Bible verses about self-worth will help you see yourself as God sees you. And before you know it, God’s plan to give you confidence will become a reality.

 

For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.

                                  2 Timothy 1:7 NKJV

 

What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us? He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all—how will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things? Who will bring any charge against those whom God has chosen? It is God who justifies.

                                  Romans 8:31-33 NIV

 

Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.

                                  James 1:12 English Standard Version

 

Therefore do not cast away your confidence, which has great reward. For you have need of endurance, so that after you have done the will of God, you may receive the promise.

                                  Hebrews 10:35-36 NKJV

 

preaching the kingdom of God and teaching the things which concern the Lord Jesus Christ with all confidence, no one forbidding him.

                                  Acts 28:31 NKJV

 

For those who are led by the Spirit of God are the children of God.

                                 Romans 8:14 NIV

 

 But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in God’s love as you wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring you to eternal life.

                                 Jude 1:20-21 NIV

 

His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.

                                 2 Peter 1:3 NIV

 

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.

                                 Psalm 139:13-14

 

The Lord will perfect that which concerneth me: thy mercy, O Lord, endureth for ever: forsake not the works of thine own hands.

                              Psalm 138:8 King James Version

 

The Lord will fulfill his purpose for me;
your steadfast love, O Lord, endures forever.
Do not forsake the work of your hands.

                             Psalm 138:8 ESV

 

Honor her for all that her hands have done,
and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.

                                 Proverbs 31:31 NIV

 

 

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Top Bible Verses for Confidence and Courage

The Christian life is hard. We face opposition to our faith almost every day.

But thankfully, both the Old Testament and New Testament offer us a roadmap to living a successful life for Christ.

That doesn’t mean we won’t have days when our confidence and courage fail us.

But these scriptures teach us to be courageous and strong in all circumstances. And remind us that we are not alone in the battle. God is there fighting with us and for us!

 

The Lord is my light and my salvation— whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life— of whom shall I be afraid?

                                  Psalm 27:1 New International Version

 

Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
And lean not on your own understanding;
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct your paths.

                                 Proverbs 3:5 NKJV

 

Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.

                                1 Corinthians 16:13 NIV

 

For the Lord shall be thy confidence, and shall keep thy foot from being taken.

                                  Proverbs 3:26 King James Version

 

There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.

                                   1 John 4:18 NIV

 

Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God.

                                 Psalm 20:7

 

Though an army besiege me, my heart will not fear; though war break out against me, even then I will be confident.

                                 Psalm 27:3

 

Have no fear of sudden disaster or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked, for the LORD will be at your side and will keep your foot from being snared.

                               Proverbs 3:25-26

 

 

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Popular Bible Verses about Strength

We all have times when we feel weak. We get tired and want to throw in the towel after a long day of dealing with the world.

But God is always there to lift us up with His righteous right hand and set us on the narrow path that leads to Him again.

So, when you reach the point where it seems like you can’t go on, these scriptures about strength will encourage you to stay the course.

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.

                                    Romans 15:13 NKJV

 

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”

                                  Joshua 1:9

 

Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.

                                  Hebrews 4:16 ESV

 

For thus says the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel: “In returning and rest you shall be saved; In quietness and confidence shall be your strength.”

                                 Isaiah 30:15 NKJV

 

The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds.

                                 2 Corinthians 10:4 NIV

With him is only the arm of flesh, but with us is the LORD our God to help us and to fight our battles.” And the people gained confidence from what Hezekiah the king of Judah said.

                                 2 Chronicles 32:8

 

Surely God is my salvation;
I will trust and not be afraid.
The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense;
he has become my salvation.”

                                 Isaiah 12:2 NIV

 

But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.

                                  2 Corinthians 12:9

but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

                                  Isaiah 40:31

 

So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

                                Isaiah 41:10

When all our enemies heard about this, all the surrounding nations were afraid and lost their self-confidence, because they realized that this work had been done with the help of our God.

                               Nehemiah 6:16

 

He gives power to the weak
and strength to the powerless.

                              Isaiah 40:29 NLT

 

No king is saved by the size of his army;
no warrior escapes by his great strength.
 A horse is a vain hope for deliverance;
despite all its great strength it cannot save.
But the eyes of the Lord are on those who fear him,
on those whose hope is in his unfailing love

                                Psalm 33:16-18

 

Read this Devotional Peace of Christ and let His peace guard your heart and mind today.

 

 

Confident Bible Verses about Faith in Jesus

True confidence comes from knowing Jesus and following in His footsteps.

Our faith propels us through the hard times because we know Jesus is there in the middle of the crisis with us. And this confidence strengthens our faith as we lean more and more on it.

The confident Bible Verses about faith below will get you through any hardship. And when it’s over, you’ll see how God used it to strengthen your faith and give you true confidence and peace.

and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

                               Philippians 4:7 NKJV

 

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

                               Matthew 6:34 NIV

 

This is how love is made complete among us so that we will have confidence on the day of judgment: In this world we are like Jesus.

                                 1 John 4:17

For the LORD detests the perverse but takes the upright into his confidence.

                                Proverbs 3:32

For it is we who are the circumcision, we who serve God by his Spirit, who boast in Christ Jesus, and who put no confidence in the flesh— though I myself have reasons for such confidence. If someone else thinks they have reasons to put confidence in the flesh, I have more: circumcised on the eighth day, of the people of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, a Hebrew of Hebrews; in regard to the law, a Pharisee;

                              Philippians 3:3-5

 

I came to you in weakness with great fear and trembling. My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit’s power, so that your faith might not rest on human wisdom, but on God’s power.

                              1 Corinthians 2:3-5

 

Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, like some people, letters of recommendation to you or from you? You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, known and read by everyone. You show that you are a letter from Christ, the result of our ministry, written not with ink but with the Spirit of the living God, not on tablets of stone but on tablets of human hearts. Such confidence we have through Christ before God.

                               2 Corinthians 3:1-4

 

Indeed, we felt that we had received the sentence of death. But that was to make us rely not on ourselves but on God who raises the dead.

                               2 Corinthians 1:9 ESV

 

Therefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our confession, Christ Jesus, who was faithful to Him who appointed Him, as Moses also was faithful in all His house.

                              Hebrews 3:1-2 NKJV

 

Now, little children, remain in Him, so that when He appears, we may have confidence and not draw back from Him in shame at His coming.

                              1 John 2:28 NASB

 

For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.

                                 2 Timothy 1:7

The fruit of that righteousness will be peace; its effect will be quietness and confidence forever.

                                 Isaiah 32:17

 

A Prayer for Confidence

In his letter to the church of the Thessalonians, the Apostle Paul offered encouragement and strength the people there.

When I read it today, it sounds so much like a prayer for confidence.

And this scripture on confidence is my sincere prayer for you…

 

And we have confidence in the Lord concerning you, both that you do and will do the things we command you.

Now may the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and into the patience of Christ.

                              2 Thessalonians 3:4-5 NKJV

 

May you see the love of God and feel the confidence of knowing Jesus as your Savior in your life today!

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Encouraging Bible Verses for Leaders

Encouraging Bible Verses for Leaders

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Are you a church leader looking for inspiration? These Encouraging Bible Verses for Leaders will help you face the responsibilities and obstacles of ministry with grace.

 

What does the Bible say about leadership?

Church leaders face great responsibility.

We come up against obstacles in our ministry and face the scrutiny of both the church and the outside world every day.

But true leaders face the work of ministry with grace and dignity.

There’s a quote about leadership that always puts me in the right frame of mind…

Ministry is persecution.

I don’t remember where I first heard this quote. But it has stuck with me over the years. It speaks to the leadership qualities we must possess as Christian leaders. The ability to pursue the ministry God has given us, even under pressure.

Because the truth is, if we’re living our lives for Jesus, we will face persecution.

So, how do we do it?

With the truth of God’s Word on our side!

Whatever church leadership position you hold, you’ll find encouragement in these scriptures for strong leaders.

 

 

Bible Verses on Service and Leadership

Serving in God’s Kingdom is a privilege. And good leadership means learning to be a servant.

Jesus had a servant’s heart. He came to serve those who needed Him and give His life for ours.

With practice, we can learn to have a servant’s heart like Jesus and be of service to those God puts in our path each day.

Do you see someone skilled in their work? They will serve before kings; they will not serve before officials of low rank.

                        Proverbs 22:29

 

“It shall not be so among you. But whoever would be great among you must be your servant, and whoever would be first among you must be your slave, even as the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” 

                          Matthew 20:26-28 ESV

 

With upright heart he shepherded them
and guided them with his skillful hand.

                          Psalm 78:72 ESV

 

Where there is no guidance, a people falls,
but in an abundance of counselors there is safety.

                         Proverbs 11:14 ESV

 

Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the church of God, which he obtained with his own blood.

                        Acts 20:28 ESV

 

And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

                        Romans 8:28

 

Be sure you know the condition of your flocks, give careful attention to your herds; for riches do not endure forever, and a crown is not secure for all generations.

                       Proverbs 27:23-24

 

Receive him therefore in the Lord with all gladness, and hold such men in esteem;

                      Philippians 2:29 NKJV

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Best Bible Verses about Leadership Qualities

The Holy Bible is clear… spiritual leaders must have certain qualities in order to lead God’s people.

That doesn’t mean that they are without sin but instead chose to live for Jesus and follow His teachings with integrity of heart. Leaders uphold what is holy and reject what isn’t.

The Bible verses below layout the requirements of Biblical leadership and help us become a better leader.

Now the overseer is to be above reproach, faithful to his wife, temperate, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach, not given to drunkenness, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money.

                       1 Timothy 3:2-3 NIV

Anyone who does not provide for their relatives, and especially for their own household, has denied the faith and is worse than an unbeliever.

                       1 Timothy 5:8 NIV

 

 
Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself.

                         Philippians 2:3 NKJV

 

Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.

                         2 Timothy 2:15

 

Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this:

                        Psalm 37:5

 

For an overseer, as God’s steward, must be above reproach. He must not be arrogant or quick-tempered or a drunkard or violent or greedy for gain, but hospitable, a lover of good, self-controlled, upright, holy, and disciplined. He must hold firm to the trustworthy word as taught, so that he may be able to give instruction in sound doctrine and also to rebuke those who contradict it.

                         Titus 1:7-9 ESV

 

For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of himself more highly than he ought to think, but to think with sober judgment, each according to the measure of faith that God has assigned. For as in one body we have many members, and the members do not all have the same function, so we, though many, are one body in Christ, and individually members one of another. Having gifts that differ according to the grace given to us, let us use them: if prophecy, in proportion to our faith; if service, in our serving; the one who teaches, in his teaching; the one who exhorts, in his exhortation; the one who contributes, in generosity; the one who leads, with zeal; the one who does acts of mercy, with cheerfulness.

                         Romans 12:3-8 ESV

 

Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others.

                         Philippians 2:3-4 ESV

 

But select capable men from all the people—men who fear God, trustworthy men who hate dishonest gain—and appoint them as officials over thousands, hundreds, fifties and tens.

                         Exodus 18:21 NIV

 

Do all things without grumbling or disputing, that you may be blameless and innocent, children of God without blemish in the midst of a crooked and twisted generation, among whom you shine as lights in the world,

                        Philippians 2:14-15 ESV

 

Do not be wise in your own eyes; Fear the Lord and depart from evil.

                       Proverbs 3:7

 

For those who have served well as deacons obtain for themselves a good standing and great boldness in the faith which is in Christ Jesus.

                      1 Timothy 3:13 NKJV

 

 

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Bible Verses about Leading Under Persecution

As we discovered in the quote above… ministry is persecution. And a Christian leader, I’m sure you’ve seen this firsthand.

Leading under persecution can be hard. But the following verses will give you strength for the ministry and help you live out the will of God in your life.

being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.

                        Philippians 1:6 NIV

 

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

                                 Galatians 6:9

 

So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

                                Isaiah 41:10

 

Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.

                              James 1:12

 

Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.

                             James 4:10

 

I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

                         Philippians 4:13

 

Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.

                        Proverbs 4:23

 

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;

                        Proverbs 3:5 NIV

 

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Bible Verses about Training Leaders

Great leaders teach others to step up and lead. And our common goal should be to train future church leaders to continue the ministry.

These Bible verses about training leaders are a great resource for teaching the next generation to follow the Word of God and become the minister God wants them to be.

Remember your leaders, who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith.

                                Hebrews 13:7

 

Here is a trustworthy saying: Whoever aspires to be an overseer desires a noble task.

                              1 Timothy 3:1 NIV

 

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.”

                            Jeremiah 1:5

 

He must become greater; I must become less.”

                           John 3:30

 

For physical training is of some value, but godliness has value for all things, holding promise for both the present life and the life to come.

                       1 Timothy 4:8

 

Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.

                       1 Timothy 4:12

 

The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honor, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching.

                       1 Timothy 5:17 NIV

 

Do not speak in the hearing of a fool, For he will despise the wisdom of your words.

                        Proverbs 23:9 NKJV

 

but he said to them, “I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God to the other towns as well; for I was sent for this purpose.”

                        Luke 4:43 ESV

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Bible Verses about Leading by Example

Our biggest job is to set a good example of how to live for Jesus.

And the greatest example of leadership we will ever find is the Lord Jesus Christ Himself! He is not only our Savior but also our Teacher.

In scripture, Jesus is called, the Good Shepherd. And this description of Him as a shepherd gently guiding the flock is the perfect example to us as Christian leaders.

We look to Jesus, our Good Shepherd, in all circumstances. And these Bible verses about leadership will teach us a new way of guiding His church and make us strong leaders within it.

 “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. The hired hand is not the shepherd and does not own the sheep. So when he sees the wolf coming, he abandons the sheep and runs away. Then the wolf attacks the flock and scatters it. The man runs away because he is a hired hand and cares nothing for the sheep.

                            John 10:11-13 NIV

So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.

                          Matthew 7:12

 

Jesus called them together and said, “You know that those who are regarded as rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them. Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wants to be first must be slave of all. For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”

                       Mark 10:42-45

 

When he had washed their feet and put on his outer garments and resumed his place, he said to them, “Do you understand what I have done to you?

                         John 13:12 ESV

 

“You call me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord,’ and rightly so, for that is what I am. Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another’s feet. I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you. Very truly I tell you, no servant is greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him. Now that you know these things, you will be blessed if you do them.

                          John 13:13-17

 

And He Himself gave some to be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, and some pastors and teachers,  for the equipping of the saints for the work of ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ, till we all come to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to a perfect man, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ; 

that we should no longer be children, tossed to and fro and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the trickery of men, in the cunning craftiness of deceitful plotting,  but, speaking the truth in love, may grow up in all things into Him who is the head—Christ—  from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working by which every part does its share, causes growth of the body for the edifying of itself in love.

                           Ephesians 4:11-16 NKJV

 

shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight, not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you; not for shameful gain, but eagerly; not domineering over those in your charge, but being examples to the flock.

                         1 Peter 5:2-3 ESV

 

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those who are oppressed,

                          Luke 4:18 ESV

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Top Bible Verses about Responsibility of Leaders

Being a church leader holds a great deal of responsibility.

When we think of this responsibility, naturally the people we shepherd come to mind. They have life and death decisions weighing on them. We hold their problems close as they lean on us. And we do our absolute best to guide them through it with God’s help.

But these scriptures are a warning to us. The influence we have as leaders means we are held to a higher standard. When we stand at the judgment seat of Christ, we’ll not only answer for the way we conduct ourselves, but also for what we teach other believers.

God has called us to this position in the church. And it’s a wonderful place to be! So, these Bible verses about the responsibility of leaders are not meant to turn us away from serving, but instead to offer us an understanding of what God expects from us.

Not many of you should become teachers, my fellow believers, because you know that we who teach will be judged more strictly.

                             James 3:1

 

Everyone to whom much was given, of him much will be required, and from him to whom they entrusted much, they will demand the more.

                         Luke 12:48 ESV

 

Being an effective leader is easy when you put God’s Word into practice. And no matter where you serve in the church, I pray these Encouraging Bible Verses for Leaders have given you a new perspective on leadership and the role you play in God’s Kingdom.

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Peaceful Bible Verses for Sleep

Peaceful Bible Verses for Sleep

Do you need some Bible Verses to help with sleep? In this Bible Study, we’ll read Peaceful Bible Verses for Sleep. Each one is a gift from God to help you lie down and have a restful night.

Sleepless nights happen to the best of us.

And it seems like, the more we toss and turn, the harder it is to fall asleep.

In my life, sleep is a commodity that is in short supply. So much so, I recently dreamed about sleeping. When I woke up, I even thought, how crazy is it that I’m dreaming of sleeping? But that still didn’t give me the restful night I desperately needed.

Thankfully, God’s Word is full of inspirational Bible Verses about rest, each one sure to give us a good night’s sleep.

So, if you’ve already tried cup after cup of sleepy time tea and still have insomnia, reading these Peaceful Bible Verses for Sleep before bedtime will set your mind at ease and help you give it to God and go to sleep once and for all.

 

Psalms to Help You Sleep Tonight

When I need peace and comfort, the Psalms are the first place I turn to.

They are full of great Bible Verses to help us have peaceful sleep in God’s comfort.

So, the next time you find yourself tossing and turning, open your Bible and turn to the Psalms.

Here are some of my favorite Psalms about sleep.

 

 In peace I will lie down and sleep,
for you alone, Lord,
make me dwell in safety.

                      Psalm 4:8 NIV

 

Be still, and know that I am God.

                       Psalm 46:10

 

Return to your rest, my soul, for the LORD has been good to you.

                     Psalm 116:7 NIV

 

Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High
will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
I will say of the Lord, “He is my refuge and my fortress,
my God, in whom I trust.”
                            

                              Psalm 91:1-2 NIV

 

You will not fear the terror of night, nor the arrow that flies by day.

                             Psalm 91:5

 

I lay down and slept, yet I woke up in safety, for the LORD was watching over me.

                      Psalm 3:5

 

For He shall give His angels charge over you,
To keep you in all your ways.
                 

                           Psalm 91:11 NKJV

 

It is in vain that you rise up early and go late to rest, eating the bread of anxious toil; for he gives to his beloved sleep.

                          Psalm 127:2 ESV

 


It is vain for you to rise up early, To sit up late, To eat the bread of sorrows; For so He gives His beloved sleep.

                           Psalm 127:2 NKJV

 

Praise the Lord, all you servants of the Lord
who minister by night in the house of the Lord.
 Lift up your hands in the sanctuary
and praise the Lord.

May the Lord bless you from Zion,
he who is the Maker of heaven and earth.

                          Psalm 134:1-3

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Comforting Bible Verses about Rest from Jesus

When you’re laying in bed, wide awake and wondering if sleep will ever come, this list of Bible Verses about rest will give you rest.

Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.  Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.                    

                               Matthew 11:28-30

 

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.        

                             Matthew 6:34 NIV

 

Peace I leave with you, my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

                           John 14:27

 

Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also.

                           John 14:1-3 ESV

 

And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, so that the boat was being swamped by the waves; but he was asleep.

                          Matthew 8:24 ESV

 

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Scriptures about Anxiety to Read Before Bed

Stress causes us to have bad dreams and even nightmares sometimes.

But the Word of God offers us hope for sweet dreams.

These scriptures will help you let go of the anxiety and worry of the day and get a restful night’s sleep.

Read them before you go to bed and allow God’s peace to guard your heart and mind as you sleep soundly in His embrace.

 

When you lie down, you will not be afraid, when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.

                       Proverbs 3:24 NIV

 

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.                            

                                 Philippians 4:7 NKJV

 

casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.

                     1 Peter 5:7 ESV

 

 You keep him in perfect peace
whose mind is stayed on you,
because he trusts in you.
Trust in the Lord forever,
for the Lord God is an everlasting rock.                         

                              Isaiah 26:3 ESV

 

God is our refuge and strength,
A very present help in trouble.
 Therefore we will not fear,

                              Psalm 46:1-2

 

For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.

                              2 Timothy 1:7 NKJV

 

 For thus says the Lord God, the Holy One of Israel:

“In returning and rest you shall be saved;
In quietness and confidence shall be your strength.”
But you would not,

                             Isaiah 30:15 NKJV

 

“I will make with them a covenant of peace and banish wild beasts from the land, so that they may dwell securely in the wilderness and sleep in the woods.

                            Ezekiel 34:25 ESV

 

Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. He chose to give us birth through the word of truth, that we might be a kind of firstfruits of all he created.

                            James 1:17-18 NIV

 

What does the Bible say about insomnia?

There are many Bible Stories to help us with insomnia.

Because the Bible characters we love so much were a lot like us. They had times of hardship and victory. And sometimes experienced insomnia and nights of restless sleep too.

Through their stories, we can find help for the sleeplessness we all have from time to time.

And if you suffer from chronic insomnia, spending time in God’s Word is always a great way to spend the night.

 

Then the king went to his palace and spent the night fasting; no diversions were brought to him, and sleep fled from him.

                             Daniel 6:18 ESV

 

In the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar had dreams; his spirit was troubled, and his sleep left him.

                            Daniel 2:1

 

In a dream, in a vision of the night, when deep sleep falls on men, while they slumber on their beds,

                            Job 33:15

 

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God Does Not Sleep Bible Verses

Our bodies need sleep to function properly. But God does not need to sleep like we do.

Because of this truth, we can have confidence that God is always watching over us, protecting us, and causing all things to work for our benefit. Even while we sleep.

 He will not let your foot slip—
he who watches over you will not slumber;
 indeed, he who watches over Israel
will neither slumber nor sleep.
                        

                           Psalm 121:4 NIV

 

Don’t Confuse Sleep and Laziness

Peaceful sleep is a gift from God for those who labor. He will give you rest and restore your energy for the work ahead.

But the Bible also says that laziness is a sin. And God will not reward us for it.

Below is a list of Bible Verses about the difference between sleep and laziness. They are a warning to all Christians to get up and do the work of the Kingdom for the glory of God!

A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest,

                                Psalm 6:10 ESV

 

How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleep?                            

                              Proverbs 6:9 KJV

 

Do not love sleep or you will grow poor;
stay awake and you will have food to spare.

                              Proverbs 20:13 NIV

 

Sweet is the sleep of a laborer, whether he eats little or much, but the full stomach of the rich will not let him sleep.

                           Ecclesiastes 5:12

 

Slothfulness casts into a deep sleep, and an idle person will suffer hunger.

                          Proverbs 19:15 ESV

 

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Bedtime Bible Prayers

Great prayers often come from great Bible verses.

So, if you’re wondering… How do I pray for peaceful sleep? Just before you lay down, read these bedtime prayer scriptures.

Use their words as a goodnight prayer. Then give it to God and go to sleep. You’ll see Him give you the rest you so richly deserve.

The Lord will command His lovingkindness in the daytime,
And in the night His song shall be with me—
A prayer to the God of my life.

                                 Psalm 42:8 NKJV

 

Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.

                               Psalm 143:8 NIV

 

Consider and answer me, O Lord my God;
light up my eyes, lest I sleep the sleep of death,
 lest my enemy say, “I have prevailed over him,”
lest my foes rejoice because I am shaken.

                              Psalm 13:3-4 ESV

 

But if any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all generously and without reproach, and it will be given to him.

                              James 1:5 NASB

 

Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.

                             Colossians 3:15 NIV

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.

                            Colossians 3:16 NKJV

 

 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.
     He makes me lie down in green pastures.


He leads me beside still waters.
     He restores my soul.


He leads me in paths of righteousness
for his name’s sake.

 

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil,
for you are with me;


your rod and your staff,
they comfort me.

 

 You prepare a table before me
in the presence of my enemies;


you anoint my head with oil;
my cup overflows.


Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me
all the days of my life,


and I shall dwell in the house of the Lord
forever.

                          Psalm 23:1-6 ESV

 

Sleepless, restless nights may come our way. But now that we have a long list of Peaceful Bible Verses for Sleep, finding rest has never been so easy.

May the Word of God give you a peaceful night tonight.

Good night and sleep tight, dear friend!

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Encouraging Bible Verses about Waiting on the Lord

Encouraging Bible Verses about Waiting on the Lord

Many times in life, God asks us to wait for His perfect plan to unfold.

But let’s face it, waiting on the Lord is the hardest thing we will ever do.

Because it’s just human nature to want it all right now.

So, instead of waiting for God’s plan, we try to do it on our own. And usually end up wondering why it didn’t work out.

Thankfully, it’s in God’s character to be patient, even when we’re not.

If you’re in a time of waiting, these Encouraging Bible Verses about Waiting on the Lord will inspire you during this season of life.

 

Top Waiting on God Bible Verses

God’s word is full of encouragement for Biblical waiting.

Below are some of the top Bible Verses about Waiting on the Lord.

I pray they will help you see all of the good things our Heavenly Father has in store for you at the end of your wait.

 

Therefore, return to your God,

Observe kindness and justice,

And wait for your God continually.

                                      Hosea 12:6

 

Therefore the Lord longs to be gracious to you,

And therefore He waits on high to have compassion on you.

For the Lord is a God of justice;

How blessed are all those who long for Him.

                                        Isaiah 30:18

 

Are there any among the idols of the nations who give rain?

Or can the heavens grant showers?

Is it not You, O Lord our God?

Therefore we hope in You,

For You are the one who has done all these things.

                                      Jeremiah 14:22

 

He gives power to the faint,
and to him who has no might he increases strength.
 Even youths shall faint and be weary,
and young men shall fall exhausted;
 but they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength;
they shall mount up with wings like eagles;
they shall run and not be weary;
they shall walk and not faint.

                                     Isaiah 40:29-31 ESV

 

In the morning, O Lord, You will hear my voice;

In the morning I will order my prayer to You and eagerly watch.

                                     Psalm 5:3

 

And not only this, but also we ourselves, having the first fruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting eagerly for our adoption as sons, the redemption of our body.

                                    Romans 8:23

 

For we through the Spirit, by faith, are waiting for the hope of righteousness.

                                    Galatians 5:5

 

“My righteousness is near, My salvation has gone forth,

And My arms will judge the peoples;

The coastlands will wait for Me,

And for My arm they will wait expectantly.

                                      Isaiah 51:5

 

But as for me, I will watch expectantly for the Lord;

I will wait for the God of my salvation.

My God will hear me.

                                       Micah 7:7

 

And I will wait for the Lord who is hiding His face from the house of Jacob; I will even look eagerly for Him.

                                        Isaiah 8:17

 

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Bible Verses about Waiting Patiently

How do you wait on the Lord patiently? This is the question that plagues Christians.

Because waiting is hard. And the longer you wait, the harder it becomes to remain patient and steadfast in the faith.

But the following Bible Verses about waiting patiently will help you in the fight to stay the course.

 

Rest in the Lord and wait patiently for Him;

Do not fret because of him who prospers in his way,

Because of the man who carries out wicked schemes.

                                       Psalm 37:7

 

rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer;

                                        Romans 12:12 NKJV

 

 Therefore be patient, brethren, until the coming of the Lord. See how the farmer waits for the precious fruit of the earth, waiting patiently for it until it receives the early and latter rain. You also be patient. Establish your hearts, for the coming of the Lord is at hand.

                                       James 5:7-8 NKJV

 

“Be dressed in readiness, and keep your lamps lit. Be like men who are waiting for their master when he returns from the wedding feast, so that they may immediately open the door to him when he comes and knocks. Blessed are those slaves whom the master will find on the alert when he comes; truly I say to you, that he will gird himself to serve, and have them recline at the table, and will come up and wait on them.

                                       Luke 12:35-40

 

Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds,  for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness.

                                     James 1:2-3 ESV

 

To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David.

I waited patiently for the Lord; And He inclined to me, And heard my cry.

                                        Psalm 40:1 NKJV

 

Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.

                                     James 1:12 ESV

 

 

Waiting for Jesus

As Christians, we are waiting for the second coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.

He is the hope that we long for and eagerly await.

And when the waiting is hard, these Bible Verses about Waiting on the Lord will give you strength to endure to the end.

 

so that you are not lacking in any gift, awaiting eagerly the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ,

                                      1 Corinthians 1:7

 

Therefore do not go on passing judgment before the time, but wait until the Lord comes who will both bring to light the things hidden in the darkness and disclose the motives of men’s hearts; and then each man’s praise will come to him from God.

                                       1 Corinthians 4:5

 

looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus,

                                       Titus 2:13

 

so Christ also, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time for salvation without reference to sin, to those who eagerly await Him.

                                     Hebrews 9:28

 

And not only this, but also we ourselves, having the first fruits of the Spirit, even we ourselves groan within ourselves, waiting eagerly for our adoption as sons, the redemption of our body. For in hope we have been saved, but hope that is seen is not hope; for who hopes for what he already sees? But if we hope for what we do not see, with perseverance we wait eagerly for it.

                                        Romans 8:23-25

 

“The Lord is my portion,” says my soul,

“Therefore I have hope in Him.”

The Lord is good to those who wait for Him,

To the person who seeks Him.

It is good that he waits silently

For the salvation of the Lord.

                                       Lamentations 3:24-26

 

When the Lamb broke the fifth seal, I saw underneath the altar the souls of those who had been slain because of the word of God, and because of the testimony which they had maintained; and they cried out with a loud voice, saying, “How long, O Lord, holy and true, will You refrain from judging and avenging our blood on those who dwell on the earth?” And there was given to each of them a white robe; and they were told that they should rest for a little while longer, until the number of their fellow servants and their brethren who were to be killed even as they had been, would be completed also.

                                       Revelation 6:9-11

 

“For Your salvation I wait, O Lord.

                                       Genesis 49:18

 

And I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.

                                     Philippians 1:6 ESV

 

 

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Psalms about Waiting

The Psalms are full of inspiration for every season of life.

The beautiful Psalms about waiting below will remind you of the promise of the Father and put a new song in your heart as you trust in Him.

 

Wait for the Lord;

Be strong and let your heart take courage;

Yes, wait for the Lord.

                                       Psalm 27:14

 

I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope.

                                      Psalm 130:5 NIV

 


I would have lost heart, unless I had believed That I would see the goodness of the Lord In the land of the living.

                                     Psalm 27:13 NKJV

 

 

Behold, as the eyes of servants look to the hand of their master,

As the eyes of a maid to the hand of her mistress,

So our eyes look to the Lord our God,

Until He is gracious to us.

                                       Psalm 123:2

 

Lead me in Your truth and teach me,

For You are the God of my salvation;

For You I wait all the day.

                                      Psalm 25:5

 

The eyes of all look to You,

And You give them their food in due time.

You open Your hand

And satisfy the desire of every living thing.

                                       Psalm 145:15-16

 

Our soul waits for the Lord;

He is our help and our shield.

                                    Psalm 33:20

 

I wait for the Lord, my soul doth wait, and in his word do I hope.

                                    Psalm 130:5 KJV

 

“And now, Lord, for what do I wait?

My hope is in You.

                                        Psalm 39:7

 

He drew me up from the pit of destruction,
out of the miry bog,
and set my feet upon a rock,
making my steps secure.
 He put a new song in my mouth,
a song of praise to our God.
Many will see and fear,
and put their trust in the Lord.

                                       Psalm 40:2-3 ESV

 

Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.

                                      Psalm 143:8 NIV

 

 

 

Scriptures about Waiting on God’s Timing

God’s timing is perfect. He’s never early, and never late. And the purpose of the Lord will always be fulfilled in our lives.

In the proper time the will of God will become evident in your life.

Until then these inspirational Bible verses about Waiting on the Lord will see you through.

 

My times are in Your hand;

                                       Psalm 31:15 NKJV

 

But do not forget this one thing, dear friends: With the Lord a day is like a thousand years, and a thousand years are like a day.

                                      2 Peter 3:8 NIV

 

But I am like a green olive tree
in the house of God.
I trust in the steadfast love of God
forever and ever.
I will thank you forever,
because you have done it.
I will wait for your name, for it is good,
in the presence of the godly.

                                     Psalm 52:8-9 ESV

 

I cry out to God Most High,
to God who fulfills his purpose for me.
 He will send from heaven and save me;
he will put to shame him who tramples on me. Selah
God will send out his steadfast love and his faithfulness!

                                   Psalm 57:2-3 ESV

 

And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

                                 Romans 8:28 ESV

 

 

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Examples of Waiting in the Bible

It can be frustrating when God asks us to wait. We want to forge ahead and get on with it. But God has another plan.

So, here are some great examples of those who waited on the Lord in the Bible.

I pray they will encourage you during your seasons of waiting.

 

Joseph of Arimathea came, a prominent member of the Council, who himself was waiting for the kingdom of God; and he gathered up courage and went in before Pilate, and asked for the body of Jesus.

                                        Mark 15:43

 

And there was a man in Jerusalem whose name was Simeon; and this man was righteous and devout, looking for the consolation of Israel; and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

                                         Luke 2:25

 

he sent back this answer: “Do not think that because you are in the king’s house you alone of all the Jews will escape.  For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?”

                                      Esther 4:13-14 NIV

 

I know how hard it is to wait. I’ve been there many times and it felt like it would never end. But during my seasons of waiting, I found hope in God’s Word and learned more about God’s character than I ever would have on my own.

So, I hope these Encouraging Bible Verses about Waiting on the Lord have helped you see the light at the end of the tunnel. And give you strength as you await the next step of the journey.

If you will wait on the Lord and you will see His perfect plan unfold in your life.

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Comforting Bible Verses on Heartbreak

Comforting Bible Verses on Heartbreak

What does God say about a broken heart?

Do you have a broken heart? Are you looking for comfort in God’s Word?

Then you’ve come to the right place!

These Comforting Bible Verses on Heartbreak will lift you up and help you start the healing process.

No matter where we come from, we all end up with a broken heart at some point. The sudden loss of a loved one or the devastating breakup of a cherished relationship can leave us reeling.

But hope is alive and well. And we can find it in the Word of God.

 

God Heals a Broken Heart Scriptures

It is God’s divine nature to care for His children.

That means God’s love is always with us. And He is always there to comfort us when we need Him the most. He will never leave us to face heartache alone. And He will heal our broken hearts with His great compassion.

These scriptures tell us how God heals a broken heart and cares for us when we are crushed in spirit.

The Lord is close to the brokenhearted
and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

                                        Psalm 34:18 NIV

 

He heals the brokenhearted
and binds up their wounds.

                                       Psalm 147:3 NIV

 

You have taken account of my miseries;
Put my tears in Your bottle.
Are they not in Your book?

                                      Psalm 56:8 NASB

 

The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners,                                     

                                      Isaiah 61:1 NIV

 

Though you have made me see troubles,
many and bitter,
you will restore my life again;
from the depths of the earth
you will again bring me up.

                                     Psalm 71:20 NIV

 

The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit,
A broken and a contrite heart—
These, O God, You will not despise.

                                    Psalm 51:17 NKJV

 

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever.

Give thanks to the God of gods, for his steadfast love endures forever.

Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his steadfast love endures forever

                                          Psalm 136:1-3 ESV

 

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort,

                                    2 Corinthians 1:3 NKJV

 

He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.                               

                                    Revelation 21:4 NIV

 

For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

                                   Jeremiah 29:11 NIV

 

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Bible Verses for Emotional Healing

When we are hurting, we need emotional healing right away. But the help we desperately yearn for seems so far away. We try to fix it our own way. But we can’t.

Because what we truly need is God’s help. He is the only One who can heal us emotionally and give us the foundation of faith that will see us through the pain.

These Bible verses for emotional healing are a reminder of God’s love and power in our lives.

 

Do not remember the former things,
Nor consider the things of old.
 Behold, I will do a new thing,
Now it shall spring forth;
Shall you not know it?
I will even make a road in the wilderness
And rivers in the desert.

                                    Isaiah 43:18-19 NKJV

 

Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
And lean not on your own understanding;
 In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct your paths.

                                    Proverbs 3:5-6 NKJV

 

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

                                     John 3:16 NIV

 

Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.

                                      Deuteronomy 31:6 NKJV

 

neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

                                      Romans 8:39 NIV

 

For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.

                                      Romans 8:18 NKJV

 

Seeing then that we have a great High Priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, 

let us hold fast our confession. For we do not have a High Priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but was in all points tempted as we are, yet without sin.

                                       Hebrews 4:14-15

 

Hope deferred makes the heart sick,
but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life.

                                       Proverbs 13:12 ESV

 

The Lord bless you
and keep you;
 the Lord make his face shine on you
and be gracious to you;
 the Lord turn his face toward you
and give you peace.

                                     Numbers 6:24-26 NIV

 

Though He slay me, yet will I trust Him.

                                      Job 13:15 NKJV

 

Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said,

“Never will I leave you;
never will I forsake you.”

So we say with confidence,

“The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid.
What can mere mortals do to me?”

                                     Hebrews 13:5-6 NIV

 

But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

                                    Romans 5:8 NIV

 

We are hard-pressed on every side, yet not crushed; we are perplexed, but not in despair;  persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed —  always carrying about in the body the dying of the Lord Jesus, that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our body.

                                   2 Corinthians 4:8-10 NKJV

 

Do not be afraid, you beasts of the field;
For the open pastures are springing up,
And the tree bears its fruit;
The fig tree and the vine yield their strength.

                                     Joel 2:22 NKJV

 

to know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.

                                     Ephesians 3:19 NKJV

 

Thoughts of Peace from our Lord Jesus Christ

Jesus knows we live in a broken world. So, He came to heal our hearts and give us hope for a brighter future and peace in our hearts again.

The peace that Jesus gives is different from anything you will ever experience in the world.

And when you need relief from heartache these thoughts of peace from our Lord Jesus Christ offer a glimpse of undeniable peace that surpasses all understanding.

 

Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.

                                     John 14:27 NKJV

 

Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  For My yoke is easy and My burden is light.

                                      Matthew 11:28-30 NKJV

 

and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

                                     Philippians 4:7 NKJV

 

You will keep him in perfect peace,
Whose mind is stayed on You,
Because he trusts in You.

                                      Isaiah 26:3 NKJV

 

So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.

                                   John 16:22 ESV

 

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Psalms of Comfort and Strength

King David knew a lot about heartbreak. When he wrote his psalms he was on the run and in hiding. David was betrayed by those closest to him and he suffered great pain because of it.

But David chose to draw near to God during his sorrow and allowed God to heal him spiritually.

As you read these psalms of comfort and strength, decide which psalm of David speaks to your heart and pray it back to God.

 

My flesh and my heart fail: But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

                                    Psalm 73:26 NKJV

 

God is our refuge and strength,
A very present help in trouble.
Therefore we will not fear,

                                    Psalm 46:1-2 NKJV

 

God is in the midst of her, she shall not be moved;
God shall help her, just at the break of dawn.

                                   Psalm 46:5 NKJV

 

The Lord will also be a stronghold for the oppressed, A stronghold in times of trouble;

                                   Psalm 9:9 NASB

 

For His anger is but for a moment,
His favor is for life;
Weeping may endure for a night,
But joy comes in the morning.

                                   Psalm 30:5 NKJV

 

Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil;
For You are with me;
Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.

                                 Psalm 23:4 NKJV

 

But I am like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God; I trust in God’s unfailing love for ever and ever.

                                   Psalm 52:8 NIV

 

For with You is the fountain of life; In Your light we see light.

                                    Psalm 36:9 NKJV

 

 

Bible Verses about Letting Go of Someone You Love

Letting go of broken relationships is one of the hardest things we will ever do. The heartache of a breakup or divorce is overwhelming. And the pain feels like it will go on and on forever.

So, if you’re wondering… What does the Bible say about getting over a breakup? These Bible verses about letting go of someone you love will strengthen your faith and help you make your way to the other side of the heartbreak.

 

Be still, and know that I am God;
I will be exalted among the nations,
I will be exalted in the earth!

                                          Psalm 46:10 NKJV

 

Draw near to God and He will draw near to you.

                                         James 4:8 NKJV

 

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

                                         Philippians 4:13 NKJV

 

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.

                                         Romans 8:28 NKJV

 

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

                                        John 16:33 NIV

 

So do not fear, for I am with you;
do not be dismayed, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you and help you;
I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

                                        Isaiah 41:10 NIV

 

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”

                                       Joshua 1:9 NIV

 

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Prayer for Broken Heart

When we’re at our lowest, we still have someone who cares. God wants to hear about our pain and suffering. And all we need to do is take it all to Him in prayer.

Below are some of my favorite verses about prayer. They will help you with your prayer for a broken heart.

I pray you will give it all to God and find healing for your heartbreak in His loving arms.

 

Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God;  and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.

                                   Philippians 4:6-7 NKJV

 

Cast your cares on the Lord
and he will sustain you;
he will never let
the righteous be shaken.

                                   Psalm 55:22 NIV

 

casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you.

                                  1 Peter 5:7 NKJV

 

Then you will call upon Me and go and pray to Me, and I will listen to you.  And you will seek Me and find Me, when you search for Me with all your heart.  I will be found by you, says the Lord, and I will bring you back from your captivity; I will gather you from all the nations and from all the places where I have driven you, says the Lord, and I will bring you to the place from which I cause you to be carried away captive.

                                  Jeremiah 29:12-14 NKJV

 

in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.

                                    1 Thessalonians 5:18 NKJV

 

Lord, God of my salvation,
I have cried out day and night before You.
Let my prayer come before You;
Incline Your ear to my cry.

                                   Psalm 88:1-2 NKJV

 

Lord my God, I cried to you for help,
and you have healed me.

                                  Psalm 30:2 ESV

 

if My people who are called by My name will humble themselves, and pray and seek My face, and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin and heal their land.

                                   2 Chronicles 7:14 NKJV

 

Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.

                                   Romans 15:13 NKJV

 


We all face hard times in life. And our hearts will be broken along the way. But with God’s help we can overcome heartache.

I pray these Comforting Bible Verses on Heartbreak have started the healing process. And that you will draw near to God and His saving grace during this difficult time.

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Psalm 16:11 Free Printable Scripture Art

What is the meaning of at Your right hand are pleasures forevermore?

You will show me the path of life;
In Your presence is fullness of joy;
At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore.

                                         Psalm 16:11 NKJV

This Bible verse about God’s hand is Messianic in nature. Meaning it is about Jesus.

When David wrote it, he was speaking of his difficult situation, on the run, and in hiding. But the promise of this scripture was fulfilled through the death and resurrection of our Savior, Jesus.

It’s an amazing picture of the sacrifice Jesus made for every one of us and the joy we receive in knowing Him. And because Jesus is seated at the righteous right hand of God, every mention of God’s right hand in the Bible refers directly to Him.

What an encouragement it is to know our Lord and Savior is at God’s right hand lifting us up when we need Him the most!

May you see God’s hand and the fulfillment of His promise in your life today!

Read more in this devotional… In His Presence is Fullness of Joy Psalm 16:11

Psalm 16:11 Free Printable Scripture Art

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 A New Year’s Resolution for Christians 2 Corinthians 5:17

A New Year's Resolution for Christians 2 Corinthians 5:17

Resolutions can be hard to maintain. But 2 Corinthians 5:17 gives us A New Year’s Resolution for Christians that is super easy to keep all year long. Find out how in this short Bible Study.

 

New Year, New You

It’s time to turn the page and embrace a New Year and a New You.

For most of us, that means making new resolutions to accomplish the goals we’ve wished for and planned all year long.

Now that the Thanksgiving pie and Christmas cookies are gone, many of us will resolve to lose weight. We’ll spend lots of money on gym memberships or workout equipment in the hope of shedding those extra pounds and improving our health.

Some of us got caught up in the grind at work this past year, and now we want to improve our relationships with the people in our lives. So, we’ll resolve to carve out more time for those we love the most.

And maybe some of us will take up a new hobby or plan next summer’s vacation.

How to Set Christian Resolutions

But no matter what our New Year’s resolutions are, they all have something in common.

We want to do something new. We want to feel the excitement of the road less traveled and have a renewed hope for a brighter future to come.

These resolutions represent a transformation we want to take place in our lives.

 

What is the meaning of 2 Corinthians 5:17?

But if we have accepted Jesus as our Savior, then an amazing transformation has already taken place.

Let’s read this scripture from 2 Corinthians 5:17 and discover the spiritual new year’s resolution that has already taken place in our lives once we are saved.

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.
                                                                                                  

                                                         2 Corinthians 5:17 NKJV

 

A New Creation

Because we are in Christ, He has made us new. He has cleansed us of our past transgressions, changed us from within, and transformed us into the very likeness of Himself.

The moment we gave our heart to Him this transformation happened.

We didn’t have to work hard for it, put the hours in at the gym, or spend lots of money to accomplish this goal.

Jesus did the work for us on the cross!

His death and resurrection turned us into a new creation the second we believed. And now we are restored to what God originally created us for, a loving relationship with Him.

Old Things Have Passed Away

With His work on the cross, Jesus gave us the gift of grace and the ability to let go of the past and move forward into the brighter future we’ve hoped for.

Because of the transformation that has taken place in our lives, we no longer have to right all of the wrongs we’ve done or think about the things we could have done in the past.

The slate has been wiped clean. The old things have passed away. They are completely gone, and we are forgiven.

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Behold All Things Have Become New

Now with the help of the Holy Spirit within us, we can see the world through spiritual eyes.

All things have become new. That includes us and the way we see the world.

Our relationship with worldly things has transformed just like we have. Instead of valuing what the world offers, things like money, status, or a perfect body, we value what God values.

And His ideas are a little different from our own.

God cares about people first. He wants to know what is in our hearts and all of the things that make us uniquely us. He wants to share a close bond with us and give us a strengthened faith for the future ahead.

Learn how to Spring Forth in this Bible Study on Isaiah 43:19

 

A Biblical New Year Resolution

The biblical resolution in 2 Corinthians 5:17 is not like the typical New Year’s resolutions we usually make. Instead of a handwritten list of goals we hope to accomplish next year, we have a renewed sense of what has already been done for us. And we can see it clearly in the nail-scarred hands of our Savior!

Where will the new year take us?

My prayer is, we’ll see through our spiritual eyes the future God has in store for us. That we’ll grow closer to Him than ever before. And remember all Jesus has done to make us a new creation in Him!

So, as you’re making your resolutions this year and striving to maintain them, I encourage you to think about the things you can do to improve your spiritual life, as well as those that will improve your personal life.

With that in mind, I’ll leave you with this Bible verse we all know so well and the one I will be thinking about as I write my spiritual New Year’s resolutions…

For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
                                                                                            

                                                         Jeremiah 29:11 NIV

 

God has a plan for you in the new year! A wonderful plan to give you hope and peace. And most of all to have a loving relationship with you.

May the message of hope found in this scripture from Jeremiah 29 encourage your heart and strengthen your faith today!

 

Happy New Year and may God bless you!

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Isaiah 49:16 Free Bible Verse Artwork

What is the meaning of Isaiah 49:16?

This inspiring Bible Verse tells us…

See, I have inscribed you on the palms of My hands;

                                                  Isaiah 49:16 NKJV

Does it seem like God has left you all alone to face the troubles of life by yourself? I know sometimes it feels that way.

But this scripture is a promise from God. He has not forgotten you or abandoned you.

In fact, God says you are inscribed in the palm of His hand. That means you are constantly on His mind. He thinks you are so important that He decided to engrave you on his hands. Not just your name, but your very likeness. The thing that makes you uniquely you, that’s what God sees in the palm of His hand. And you are what He cares about more than anything.

So, Be encouraged, whatever you’re facing today, you are safe and secure in God’s protective hand.

Read more in this devotional… Inspiring Bible Verses about God’s Hands

Isaiah 49:16 Free Bible Verse Artwork

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2 Corinthians 9:15 Free Christmas Art Printable

What is God’s indescribable gift?

The greatest Christ gift we have ever received is Jesus Himself! This Bible verse for Christmas from 2 Corinthians 9:15 tells of the indescribable gift and sacrifice of our Savior.

 Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift!

                                         2 Corinthians 9:15 NKJV

The meaning of this scripture is clear, God gave us the gift of salvation through faith in His Son. And Jesus gave us the gift of His love on the cross.  It’s a gift we can never earn or reciprocate. But thank God we can have his unspeakable gift of grace!

As we prepare to celebrate Christmas let’s take a moment to reflect on 2 Corinthians Chapter nine and the meaning of God’s indescribable gift in our lives every day.

I truly hope it excites and inspires you for the celebration of the birth of Christ! Blessings, love, and peace to you during this glorious season!

Merry Christmas!

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Micah 5:2 Free Christmas Art Printable

Is Micah 5:2 about Jesus?

You bet it is! The Old Testament is full of scriptures that point directly to Jesus. And this one is one of my favorites. So, let’s read it together and discover the meaning behind this Old Testament prophecy.

But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah,
Though you are little among the thousands of Judah,
Yet out of you shall come forth to Me
The One to be Ruler in Israel,
Whose goings forth are from of old,
From everlasting.

                                Micah 5:2 NKJV

 

What is the meaning of Micah 5:2?

This classic Bible Verse for Christmas is a statement of who Jesus is, the Promised Messiah, the Chosen One, and the Ruler of Israel. He was there before time began and His coming to earth as a tiny baby in a manger was predestined thousands of years before His birth.

It was always the plan for God the Father to send Jesus the Son to save us from our sin. And this grand gesture of love took place on a starry night in the little town of Bethlehem. There was no pomp or circumstance involved. Just Mary, Joseph, and the baby Jesus. Humble beginnings that changed the world forever!

Praise the Lord for the love of our Messiah and Savior, and the truth of who Jesus is in our lives every day!

Merry Christmas!

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Read this Bible Study: Emmanuel God With Us Isaiah 7:14

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Acts 5:31 Free Christmas Art Printable

What does Acts 5:31 mean?

Acts 5:31 isn’t your typical Christmas Bible Verse. But it speaks to the simple truth of who Jesus is, Prince and Savior. Exalted by the Father and seated at His right hand. The meaning of this scripture plays a big part in our faith every day. So, let’s read it together…

Him God has exalted to His right hand to be Prince and Savior, to give repentance to Israel and forgiveness of sins.

                                                                  Acts 5:31 NKJV

Christmas is about the birth of our Savior, humbly born in a manger.  But as we celebrate the birth of Jesus, let’s also remember His death on the cross and the new life we have through His resurrection!

Have a very Merry Christmas! And shine the light of Jesus into someone’s life this holiday season!

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Luke 2:11 Free Christmas Art Printable

What is the meaning of Luke 2:11?

For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.

                                                                                Luke 2:11 NKJV

Of all the Christmas Bible Verses, this one is my favorite.

As the angels announced the birth of Jesus, they proclaimed the three titles given to Him, Savior, Christ (Messiah), and Lord (Yahweh or God). In accordance with the Father’s plan, Jesus was both God and man. Born to live the perfect life we never could and die to save us from our sins.

So, as we gather around the Christmas tree this year, let’s remember this scripture and praise the Lord, the Son has come!

I pray the meaning of this Christmas Bible verse fills you with the good tidings of great joy the angel brought to us this holiday season!

Merry Christmas!

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Psalm 126:3 Free Christmas Art Printable

What is the meaning of Psalm 126:3?

The psalmist tells us…

The Lord has done great things for us,
And we are glad.

                                Psalm 126:3 NKJV

The meaning of this Bible Verse isn’t that we have it all together, or that everything in our lives is perfect. It’s actually the opposite.

In a year’s time, we go through many ups and downs. We face hardship and experience joy riding the constant roller coaster of life. And through it all, God is with us, guiding us and getting us to the other side.

What great things has the Lord done for us?

Christmas is a wonderful time to remember all God has done for us because the greatest gift we have ever received is celebrated during this holiday.

Jesus is the reason for the season and the gift that keeps on giving year-round. Our faith in Him is cause for the gladness this scripture talks about. And this Bible Verse for Christmas is a great reminder to praise God as we look back on all He has done for us this past year, and look forward to the year ahead!

I pray you’ll be filled with joy this season as you see God’s hand doing great things in your life.

Merry Christmas!

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Enter His Gates with Thanksgiving Psalm 100:4 Free Printable Scripture Art

What does it mean to enter His gates with Thanksgiving?

In Psalm 100 we learn an important lesson about how to praise God.

Enter his gates with thanksgiving
    and his courts with praise;
    give thanks to him and praise his name.

                                                  Psalm 100:4 NIV

This Bible verse teaches us the true meaning of thankfulness. Understanding that everything we have passed through God’s hand before it came to us. And knowing that in the best and worst of times God held us up in His righteous right hand. These two truths should make us truly thankful and fill us with gratitude for all God has done.

The Thanksgiving holiday is a special time we set aside to connect with family and friends. And it should be a time to acknowledge the blessings God has given to us throughout the past year.

This Thanksgiving Bible verse art is the perfect way to give thanks and remind others to be thankful too.

So, let’s enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise this autumn. And give thanks for the many blessings God has so freely given!

Happy Thanksgiving!

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John 4:34 Free Printable Scripture Art for Thanksgiving

A little while back, God told me… “Do the work.”

And the funny thing is, it takes a lot of work to do the work! 😊 For us, Christians, It’s not enough to simply know the will of God. We must also do the work God has given us. That’s exactly what Jesus was talking about in this Bible Verse for Thanksgiving.

My food is to do the will of Him who sent Me, and to accomplish His work.

                                                                           John 4:34 NASB

Jesus came to earth knowing the will of God the Father and to do the work of His kingdom. He’s our example as well as our Messiah. So, as we sit down to a fabulous Thanksgiving dinner surrounded by family and food, let’s follow His lead and accomplish the work God has given us.

The first step is to seek God’s will in your life, pray, and ask Him what He has for you to do. Then put into practice the will of God by doing the work.

Sometimes it can be hard. But the reward is great!

I’m praying for you to have a rewarding and blessed Autumn as you follow Jesus and do the work!!!

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Psalm 18:35 Free Printable Scripture Art

What is the meaning of Psalm 18:35?

You have also given me the shield of Your salvation;
Your right hand has held me up,
Your gentleness has made me great.

                                                Psalm 18:35 NKJV

In this fast-paced world we live in, it can seem like we are fighting a battle every day.

And this scripture is one of many found in the Bible that likens God’s provision with battle armor. It speaks to the way God shields us from harm, and holds us up when we’re feeling down and defeated.

God’s right hand is always working in our lives! And we can have complete confidence in our Heavenly Father’s protection. When the world is against us, God will hold us up with His righteous right hand and give us the victory in Jesus name!

May you see God’s hand working in your life and claim the victory today!

Read more in this devotional… Victory in Jesus 1 Corinthians 15:57

Psalm 18:35 Free Printable Scripture Art

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Salt of the Earth Matthew 5:13

Salt of the Earth Matthew 5:13

What is the message of Matthew 5:13?

In Matthew 5:13, Jesus said you are the salt of the earth. But what does that mean? And how does it affect our lives as Christians? In this Bible study, we’ll explore the meaning of being the salt of the earth and discover the lesson Jesus was teaching us about applying it to our daily lives in this scripture.

Bible Verse about salt losing its saltiness

You are the salt of the earth; but if the salt loses its flavor, how shall it be seasoned? It is then good for nothing but to be thrown out and trampled underfoot by men.

                                                                                                            Matthew 5:13 NKJV

 

Everyone loves salty food! Potato chips, French fries (anything fried, right?), pizza, pretzels, and the list of yummy foods could go on forever…

But doctors and dieticians tell us not to eat too many salty foods because they’re bad for our health. And they say we should check the amount of sodium on food labels.

But if you take too much saltiness out of these foods, they lose their flavor, and we lose our lust for them.

The same is true in our spiritual lives too.

Spiritual Importance of Salt

More important than the amount of sodium in our diet is the importance of salt in our spiritual life. Even though we may not sprinkle salt liberally on our food it should be sprinkled on our hearts abundantly. Our spiritual health and the spiritual health of those around us depends on this kind of salt, even if our diet doesn’t.

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Salt and Light

Matthew 5 tells us, Christians are to be salt and light. But what did Jesus mean when He said we are the salt of the earth? And how can we apply this lesson to our day-to-day lives?

Read More: Light of the World Matthew 5:14

What is the spiritual meaning of salt in the Bible?

To fully grasp what Jesus meant when He spoke these words in Matthew 5;13, we need to understand the purpose of salt in Bible times and what salt symbolizes to us now in a modern world.

So, let’s look at some of the keys elements of salt and find the spiritual meaning of salt together…

#1 Salt is Stable

Salt is a very stable substance. The molecules of sodium chloride form an ionic bond that is very strong.

In the same way, salt symbolizes the strength of our stability in Jesus. Our faith is firmly bound together in the tangible, real truth of the Living Christ.

This stable foundation we have in Him is as factual as the science of salt molecules.

 

#2 Salt is Life-Sustaining

Salt is essential for life. Our physical bodies need a small amount of salt every day. Without the trace amount of minerals and electrolytes in it we will die.

But spiritually, we must have an overflowing amount of salt. We need this kind of salt for ourselves, so our spirit will flourish in this life and the next.

And we need it to season the lives of the people around us with the salt of God’s wisdom and love, so they can have this life sustaining nutrient too.

 

#3 Salt creates Thirst

Each of us is born with a spiritual thirst inside of us. It starts out as a longing or a feeling of being parched but not knowing why. The longer this thirst goes on, the bigger it becomes. Until one day it’s full-on dehydration that quickly becomes an undeniable need and must be filled right now.

Movie theatres are the perfect example of this. They put a lot of salt on popcorn to make us thirsty so they can upsell us a giant soft drink.

As Christians, we don’t want to “sell” anyone our faith. We just want them to know who Jesus really is and to understand how our life is different from theirs because of Him.

So our goal is to sprinkle our spiritual salt around in a way that allows the world to see Jesus and become thirsty for what He offers.

The secret Christians have is simple. We know Jesus is the only One who has the power to quench the spiritual thirst inside each of us. And we have received our fill of His Living Water.

Read More: Living Water John 4:10

#4 Salt Preserves

God created our bodies with a need to eat. And with that need comes another, preserving food for future consumption.

Since God created us, it’s no wonder that He also gave us a natural way to preserve our food with salt. But modern technology has replaced our need to preserve food naturally. Now that we have refrigerators, chemicals, and 24-hour grocery stores we’ve conveniently forgotten how to salt meat and can vegetables. But salt has been used as a food preservative for centuries.

This is exactly what Jesus was talking about when He said we are the salt of the earth. As Christians, we understand Jesus is the only One who can truly preserve life. And we know He took our place on the cross and became the life-preserving salt we so desperately needed Him to be.

But because of what Jesus has done for us, it is our responsibility to be the salt for others. Not that we can preserve their life, we know we can’t. But we can point the way to Jesus, our Life Preserver!

 

#5 Salt can lose its flavor

When salt loses its flavor, it also loses its purpose and becomes useless. The common practice in Jesus’ day was to throw tasteless salt out onto the street where it would be trampled on by people and animals.

Sometimes we lose our saltiness as believers. We don’t intend to, it just happens.

We get caught up in our mundane daily routines, go through crisis after crisis, or get hurt by another church member. Little by little, we lose our taste for salvation.

The incredible joy we once felt diminishes and we find ourselves just going through the motions. Then, one day we wake up and realize we’ve lost our purpose too. We’ve become ineffective Christians, something we never wanted to be.

But unlike salt, which cannot regain its flavor once it is gone, we don’t have to remain stuck in this pattern of joyless, tasteless being. We can turn to Jesus and regain the purpose and zest for salvation we once had! And we can once again be useful and productive for the kingdom of God!

Be Salty

Jesus has called us to be the salt of the earth.

Because, when we share our faith, we are giving the unsaved world all of the redeeming qualities of salt.

We are showing them the stabile foundation we have in Christ. And the thirst-quenching, life-sustaining, preserving power they can have in Jesus too.

Together, may we season the life of an unsaved person with the knowledge and grace of Jesus Christ each day!

So, go out there and be salty. In a spiritual way, of course!

God bless!

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Everlasting Love – Jeremiah 31:3

Everlasting Love Jeremiah 31:3

God loves us with an everlasting love! In this Jeremiah 31:3 devotion, we’ll learn how He has loved us from the very beginning of time and continues to love us now.

Let’s face it, sometimes life can be lonely. We’re left to wonder why we feel so unloved and all alone?

But there is someone who loves us! In Jeremiah 31:3 we discover the identity of the One who loves us unconditionally.

What is the message of Jeremiah 31?

 The Lord has appeared of old to me, saying:
“Yes, I have loved you with an everlasting love;
Therefore with lovingkindness I have drawn you.

                                              Jeremiah 31:3 NKJV

This scripture is about God’s loyal love. It’s His nature to be faithful and loyal to His people.

The Israelites had experienced this everlasting love before. They knew what it was like to walk with the Lord during their time in captivity in Egypt and through the wilderness years.

That’s the meaning of the phrase “the Lord appeared of old”. The Lord is what we would call ancient because He has always existed. And this phrase also means far away because during the time Jeremiah was writing this verse God had hidden Himself from the Israelites, causing them to wonder where He was.

But that didn’t stop the Lord from loving them and watching over them during this time apart.

And we can rest assured God’s love for us is just as loyal and faithful. He will always be there for us because God loves us with an everlasting love.

 

What is the meaning of Everlasting Love?

As we just learned in Jeremiah 31, God’s love for us is everlasting.

That means, He loved us from the very beginning of time, and He continues to love us now.

The phases, “everlasting love” and “with loving kindness I have drawn you” are parallels that mean no matter what may happen in life, God will continue to love us and keep us close to Him in His loving embrace.

This is the assurance of faith we have in Him and His love for us.

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3 Ways God shows His Love

The love of God can be seen in so many ways if we just look for it.

So, let’s read some Bible Verses about God’s Everlasting Love and see three ways God shows His love for us every day.

#1 God loved us so He sent His Son.

But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

                                                Romans 5:8 NIV

 

Sin separates people from God.

But God’s love was demonstrated in an unimaginable way when He sent His Son to die for those who were unholy and unrighteous in every way.

This is proof positive of God’s unfailing kindness and love for humanity. That He would send His only Son into a sinful world to save all who would believe from an eternity of separation and torment.

But this love was not only for the people of Jeremiah’s day, it’s for us too!

God’s love and the sacrifice of Jesus continues to save us to this day!

I don’t know anyone else who would even consider sending their child into the world to die for someone else! But I’m so glad God was willing to send His only Son, Jesus to die in our place.

There is no doubt, God definitely loves us with everlasting love!

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#2 We are Children of God

 

See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are.

                                             1 John 3:1 ESV

 

When we believe Jesus died for our sins, and accept Him as our Savior, we are automatically adopted into the family of God.

As Children of God, we are no longer alone in this world. We have a family to call our own.

And in stark contrast to the very conditional love of the world, our Heavenly Father loves us no matter what we do.

Praise Jesus, God has made us a part of His family! And because of His love, we have the great honor of calling Him our Abba Father or Daddy. (Romans 8:15)

#3 The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases

Because we’re human we have a sinful nature. Throughout our lives, we will continue to sin even if we’re saved, and even if we don’t want to. It’s just a part of our nature.

But God doesn’t give up on us. Even when we mess up or walk away from Him, He continues to be faithful and completely loyal to us.

As we already learned the word “everlasting” from Jeremiah 31:3 literally means “loyal”.

And Jeremiah wrote about this loyal love again in this scripture from Lamentations.

 The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;
his mercies never come to an end;
  they are new every morning;
great is your faithfulness.

                                             Lamentations 3:22-23 ESV

Because of our sinful nature, we don’t deserve God’s steadfast love and loyalty. But it is in God’s nature to give it to us anyway.

The Lord is full of compassion and mercy, and He gives us a new opportunity to experience His love each day.

And because of His great faithfulness, we can rest assured His love will never end. He will always show us, everlasting love.

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What can separate us from the love of God?

God wants us to know He loves us! He wants us to feel His love surrounding us every day. And He wants to have a close and personal relationship with us.

Whatever may happen in your life, He will love us. And no matter who may come and go from our lives, He will love us.

In fact, this love is so deep, nothing can separate us from the love of God.

Here’s what the Apostle Paul said about it…

For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, nor height not depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

                                              Romans 8:38-39 NKJV

 

God’s love is everlasting. He has always loved us, and He always will. There is nothing that can change that truth or take it away from us.

In this Bible verse from Romans, Paul struggles to find the words to describe just how deep God’s love truly is. And sometimes, we struggle to find God’s love in our lives, especially when times are tough.

Sin once separated us from God. But He promises those of us who are believers, we will never be separated from Him or His love again.

Because of Jesus and His sacrifice, we will always have God’s unfailing, Everlasting Love!

If you’re feeling unloved or struggling to see God’s love in your life, give your life to Jesus and ask Him to save you from your sin. Immediately, God’s everlasting love will be yours forever!

And if you have questions about what it means to be saved, please read this easy-to-follow guide, How to be Saved.

Or if you’re already a member of the family of God and would like to share how God has shown His love toward you, please leave a comment below. I know it will inspire others, and I love hearing from you.

May God bless you! And show you His Everlasting Love today!

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All Things Work Together For Good Romans 8:28

All Things Work Together for Good Romans 8:28

We’ve all heard… All Things Work Together for Good. And that makes us feel warm and fuzzy inside. But what does this quote from Romans 8:28 mean in our lives today? In this devotional, we’ll read this popular scripture and learn the true meaning behind it.

And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.

                                                    Romans 8:28 NKJV

What does Romans 8:28 mean?

The meaning of this verse seems simple at first glance. But when we break it down, we begin to see the complexity of it.

First, let’s be clear about something… Some things simply are not good. In fact, they’re bad. Things like war, famine, the death of an unsaved person, and many other tragedies. There’s just nothing redeeming about them. Right?

Well, actually there is something redeeming in all of these things… Jesus. He is the Redeemer and because of Him, God promises those of us who believe in Jesus that all things, even bad ones, work together for our good.

And that’s what this Bible verse from Romans 8 is all about.

God takes the good and the bad things in life and uses them for our benefit. We may not see it right away, but God has an uncanny ability to turn a bad situation into something good later on.

Is Romans 8:28 a promise?

Yes, this scripture is a promise from God! As we just learned, this promise is for those of us who believe in Jesus.

That may seem a little heartless at first. But God has a plan for us and there’s only One way for us to get there.

So, let’s walk through it together and discover the meaning of this great God-given promise.

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All Things Work Together

When we read Romans 8:28, immediately we think of the good things we want to see in our lives. And we want these good things to work together so that more good stuff will happen for us.

But the phrase “all things work together” actually means “the suffering of this present time”.

Suffering isn’t something any of us want. It’s just human nature to turn the other way and run when we see suffering coming our way.

However, the Bible is clear about the suffering we will face as Christians.

The writer of Romans, the Apostle Paul, knew a great deal about suffering for the cause of Christ. And He wrote about it in this Bible Verse…

 

Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution.

                                                   2 Timothy 3:12 NKJV

 

The promise we receive in knowing all things work together for good is found in this scripture from 2 Timothy 3.

Instead of being a deterrent, suffering and persecution should show us how to live godly lives. Understanding that the persecution we suffer for Christ’s sake grows our faith and allows us to share in His victory. And that in our present suffering the glory of God is revealed through us.

Yes, God can and will use good things to bring about good in our lives. But He can also use the bad stuff too.

So, let’s not gloss over the hardships we face and wish them away simply because they’re difficult. Instead, let’s embrace them and know God is working all things together for our good.

 

To Those Who Love God, To Those Who are Called

Both of these phrases mean the same thing. And they both mean that this promise is only for those of us who are saved by grace.

If you’re a Christian, then you’ve been called to salvation by the conviction of the Holy Spirit. And you’ve answered that call by accepting the free gift of God’s grace through belief in His Son, Jesus Christ.

And it’s presumable if you’re saved, then you love God. Because it’s the love of God in us that causes us to love Him in return. And His love outshines anything we’ve ever imagined!

We love because he first loved us.

                                                     1 John 4:19 NIV

Sometimes it’s hard to put into words the depth of our love for God. And even harder still to understand the depth of His love for us.

So, here’s what The Apostle Paul said about the true nature of God’s love…

For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

                                                   Romans 8:38-39 NIV

If you’re saved, then you are called, chosen, and loved by the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit!

There is nothing that will ever change this truth. And nothing that can ever take their love away from you. This is the absolute security we have in our faith.

And if you are in these two categories… called and love God, this promise from Romans 8, and the security we find in Him is for you!

According to His Purpose

God’s purpose is the salvation of His people. Everything He does is in accordance with this purpose in our lives.

Of course, His desire is for everyone to be saved. But God knows there are many who will choose a different path.

For the gate is narrow and the way is hard that leads to life, and those who find it are few.

                                                Matthew 7:14 ESV

Because we have chosen the narrow path, we are called according to God’s purpose. And our purpose in life changes from following the world’s standards of keeping up with the Jones’ to following the Great Commission of Christ found in Matthew 28.

Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit.

                                           Matthew 28:19 NLT

 

Once we’re saved, our purpose becomes God’s purpose, the salvation of people.

And the words of our Savior, Jesus give us the call. Go and make disciples.

If we are actively making disciples, God is working through us. And automatically, all things work together for good and according to His purpose. Both in our lives and in the lives of those we share the gospel with.

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Examples of All Things Work Together for Good

There are many examples of all things work together for good in the Bible.

The two that come to mind right away are the stories of Joseph and Job. Both are amazing men from the Old Testament who suffered great hardship yet chose to walk closely with God in spite of it.

You probably know their stories, but let’s take a minute to review them again and learn from their examples.

Joseph and His Brothers

Joseph suffered humiliation and ridicule from his brothers. Eventually, they left him to die in a pit.

But that wasn’t the end of Joseph’s story. You see, God put him in that pit, not his brothers. Because God intended to use Joseph’s suffering to bring good into the life of His people.

Joseph was then sold into slavery to Egypt. There he became an advisor to the Pharoah, and quickly rose in the ranks. This position gave him power and prestige and allowed him to sell grain to Israel during a terrible drought.

God gave us this Bible story to show us, sometimes being in a pit isn’t so bad after all. And our present suffering allows God to work all thing together for good.

You can read more about Joseph and his amazing faith in the face of adversity in Genesis 37-45.

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Story of Job

Job’s story is a lesson in suffering well.

He began as a rich man who loved God greatly.

But Satan thought he could turn Job against God. So, God allowed Satan to test Job’s faith. It started with Job losing his wealth. Then his family. And then his health.

Instead of the devil having his way, each of these hardships grew Job’s faith and strengthened his resolve to follow the Lord.

Through it all, God was refining Job and turning him into the man He wanted him to be.

And this is exactly how God uses suffering to accomplish His purpose in our lives.

The examples of these two heroes of the faith, show us how God works all things for good in our lives every day.

God is greater than the high and lows

There will always be highs and lows in life. But through each hill and valley, we have an opportunity to grow our faith and to see how God works all things together for our good.

Today, I pray you will know God is greater than the ups and downs you face. And that He is with you through it all.

May you know God is working all things for good in your life today!

If you don’t know Jesus Christ as your Savior, I encourage you to read “Accepting Jesus”. It will answer many of your questions about what it means to be saved and how to accept Jesus.

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How to Resist the Devil 1 Peter 5:8

How to Resist the Devil 1 Peter 5:8

What does the Bible say about resist the devil?

One of the most popular scriptures is 1 Peter 5:8. In this verse, we’re told to resist the devil. But what does that mean? And how can we do it? Let’s read it together and learn how to resist the devil.

Be sober, be vigilant, because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour. Resist him, steadfast in the faith.

                                                         1 Peter 5:8 NKJV

 

Temptation is everywhere.

Some temptation is just from being human, like eating that extra piece of cake.

But some temptation is more sinister and comes from our enemy, the devil.

We are under attack, not just from an unbelieving world, but from our greatest foe the devil himself. Satan knows he cannot have us because we already belong to Jesus. There is nothing that he can do that will ever take us away from our Savior. (John 10:29) But Satan can turn us into ineffective Christians so we won’t share our faith with other people who may also believe.

What does it mean the devil is like a roaring lion?

A lion prowls around searching for its next meal. It picks the weakest animal in a group. Stalks it silently, and ruthlessly. When the moment is right, the lion strikes and takes down its prey.

This is exactly how the devil stalks his prey, us. Satan’s goal is to devour and destroy Christians, and he will use every weapon in his arsenal to do it.

The devil prowls around seeking his next victim. He is constantly setting traps for us to fall into. And he knows our weaknesses and how to exploit them.

So, how can we resist the devil and live the life God has for us?

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Schemes of the devil

Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil.

                                                       Ephesians 6:11 ESV

 

The truth is, we are at war. A spiritual war against the devil and his demons. And just like any military operation, if we want to successfully defeat our enemy we need to understand and recognize the tactics that will be used against us.

So, here are some of the most cunning schemes of the devil he plans to use in this battle…

Deception

Lying is what Satan does best. He is the father of lies. So, deception is the first tactic he tries.

His lies are cruel, and he knows exactly which lie will stop us in our tracks.

He will tell us that we’re not good enough, that we don’t deserve it, that we can’t do it, and so many other hurtful things.

Satan wants us to fail, and he will tell us whatever it takes to stop us from being effective Christians.

But we don’t have to listen to Satan’s lies and we certainly don’t have to believe them. Instead, we have this promise to hold on to.

He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.

                                                      1 John 4:4 NKJV

While Satan delights in deception, Jesus delights in salvation!

We can resist Satan’s lies and fight back by knowing the truth. Jesus has already defeated him and is victorious!

We can rely on this truth, our Savior is greater than any enemy we face.

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Discouragement

Satan wants us to be discouraged and he accomplishes this goal by reminding us of our past sins.

He will make us feel defeated and like we are already a failure before we’ve even begun. Whether we are sharing our faith, getting ready to go on a mission trip or just going about our day, Satan will try to discourage us from doing what God has asked of us.

For I will be merciful to their unrighteousness, and their sins and their lawless deeds I will remember no more.

                                                      Hebrews 8:12

 

Satan may remind us of our sin, but God doesn’t.

God not only forgives our sins, He forgets them. He doesn’t bring them up again and He doesn’t use them against us.

When the discouragement from Satan takes hold of us, we can turn to God and He will show us His love and mercy.

Distraction

This sermon quote from the preacher Adrian Rogers tells us everything we need to know about this scheme of the devil.

“If Satan can’t make you bad, he’ll make you busy.” Adrian Rogers

Distraction is one of Satan’s most effective tactics against us. That’s because it doesn’t look like an attack on the surface.

He steals the time away from us that was meant to be used for God’s kingdom. If we’re too busy cleaning up the mess he made then we can’t take that friend out to lunch and share Jesus with them.

And sometimes, Satan will use even seemingly good things to distract us from God’s plan. If we say yes to a project that a coworker or friend wants us to do, then that time is not spent connecting with God and making Him a priority.

The remedy to this attack is found in this Bible verse from Psalm 46…

Be still and know that I am God.

                                                       Psalm 46:10

 

Busyness and stillness are opposites just like Satan and God. If Satan can cause us to be busy then we can’t experience the peaceful stillness that comes from time with God.

Satan will keep us running around in circles all for the sake of busyness. But if we recognize when our time is being stolen by the enemy, we can change that and say no to his distractions.

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Resist the devil and he will flee

The message of 1 Peter 5 is echoed in the book of James…

Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you.

                                                        James 4:7 NIV

 

These are just three of the many schemes Satan uses to make us ineffective Christians. Once we learn how to recognize his tactics, we can resist him by submitting to God, knowing the truth of who Jesus is, and being steadfast in our faith.

Then Satan will have no choice but to flee from us.

My prayer for you is you will know the love of Christ and how to resist the devil and his schemes today!

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What is the meaning of Psalm 91:14?

Psalm 91:14 reminds us of God’s unending love for us. And because of His love, He promises to deliver us.

This Bible verse about God’s love for us shows His true character, fully loving and good. He is our protector who holds us close when the storms of life hit us hard.

He is our loving Father who hugs us tightly and wraps us in His love when we need comfort.

So, let’s read this great scripture together…

Because he has set his love upon Me, therefore I will deliver him;
I will set him on high, because he has known My name.

                                                              Psalm 91:14 NKJV

Because of our love for God, He will never let us go. God loves us and His compassions for us are never-ending.  Through all of life’s ups and downs, we can count on our faithful God! He will deliver us and never stop loving us!

Be reminded of this truth when you…

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Colossians 1:13 Free Bible Verse for Halloween Printable Art

Looking for a Bible verse for Halloween?

This verse is a beautiful reminder of our forgiveness of sin and redemption through the blood of Jesus!

He has delivered us from the power of darkness and conveyed us into the kingdom of the Son of His love, in whom we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins.

Colossians 1:13-14 NKJV

Not long ago, I was asked about the blood of Jesus and why Christians would talk about such a thing. It may seem strange, even macabre to people who are not believers to talk about blood. But it is the sacrifice of Jesus and His blood that gives us salvation. Through no other means but the blood of Jesus are we forgiven and redeemed! By His blood, we can enter into the kingdom of heaven.

I hope you have a safe and fun Halloween. And that you will take time out this holiday to remember the loving sacrifice of the One who died to set you free.

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The Birth Announcement of Jesus – Luke 2:11

The Birth Announcement of Jesus Luke 2:11

Christmas is a time to celebrate Christ’s birth. So, in this devotional, we’ll read the Birth Announcement of Jesus. The greatest birth announcement in history!

We all love babies because they bring us so much joy. We eagerly await their arrival and when the birth announcement comes in the mail we can’t wait to hear… is it a boy or a girl, how much do they weigh, how long are they? That birth announcement becomes a keepsake we cherish.

I still have the birth announcements from my family going back several generations. They hold a special place in my heart because those people are so dear to me.

It’s a joyous occasion the first time we see that precious baby. We take a deep breath in and smell that scent only babies have, we feel their soft skin, then count their fingers and toes.  A new life has begun. It’s an exciting moment!

But there was once another birth announcement that was even more exciting.

The birth of Jesus! The most precious baby born!

Here’s the exciting birth announcement of Jesus…

For there is born to you this day in the city of David a Savior, who is Christ the Lord.

Luke 2:11 NKJV

The angel who made this announcement may not have told us the baby’s weight or whether or not He had a full head of hair when He was first born. But we learn something much more important about the baby born in Bethlehem that day.

In this scripture from Luke 2, Jesus is given three titles upon his birth,… Savior, Christ, and Lord. Each of these titles is important and separate. So, let’s look at each one and examine the role they plan in our salvation.

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Jesus is the Savior…

Jesus came to earth for the sole purpose of saving us from our sin. He is the only source of salvation and the only way to the Father in heaven. Because of Him, we can have forgiveness of sin and eternal life through Him.

For the Son of Man came to seek and to save the lost.

                                                                                                Luke 19:10 NIV

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Jesus is the Christ…

When we hear Christ, we think of it as a name. But it is a title instead of a name. It means Messiah or Anointed One. There are many references to the coming Messiah, the Son of God, in the Old Testament and this angel clearly states that this baby born to us is the promised Messiah. He is special because He is the only one. There is no one else like Jesus. He alone is the Anointed One of God.

The prophet Isaiah prophesied of the Messiah’s birth in this verse…

Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.

                                                                                               Isaiah 7:14 ESV

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Jesus is the Lord…

This title of Lord means Ruler or God. It tells us that Jesus is divine in nature. He is both man and God and will rule over creation together with the Father and Holy Spirit.

For in Him all the fullness of Deity dwells in bodily form.

                                                                                        Colossians 2:9 NIV

These three titles define the baby who would one day die on a cross for our sin. And the Bible verses show us the role each name plays in our salvation.

Jesus is the Savior of the world, the promised Messiah, and the Ruler of all creation.

When the angels announced the arrival of this precious baby, they ushered in a new era in humanity. Because of Jesus’ birth, we have the assurance of salvation and freedom from sin.

So, today, let’s celebrate the most important birth announcement in history, the baby Jesus! The One who came to save us and set us free!

Merry Christmas!

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By |2021-10-01T15:14:00-05:00October 1st, 2021|Christmas|1 Comment

Psalm 27:13 Free Printable Bible Verse Wall Art for Fall

I would have lost heart

We all have times when we want to give up. When it seems like nothing good will ever happen again. Or like all is lost no matter how hard we try to get it back. But the Lord’s goodness is always with us.

Here are some inspirational words from King David to help us face these times and not lose heart…

I would have lost heart, unless I had believed
That I would see the goodness of the Lord
In the land of the living.

                                        Psalm 27:13 NKJV

The meaning of this Bible verse is clear. Just when we think we’ll never make it, God’s goodness shows up and makes a way through the hard times!

And we can remain confident in our faith in both the good and bad times because Jesus is with us every step of the way.

In the good times, He is our champion, pushing forward to bigger and better things.

In the bad times, He is our confidant and comforter, reminding us of happier memories and giving us the strength to keep going.

So, if you are experiencing a time like this verse from Psalm 27 describes, don’t despair. Look up and see the Lord’s goodness all around you. Blessings and spiritual inspiration are sure to flow!

Be reminded of the goodness of God and inspired for the spiritual road ahead.

Print this Psalm 27:13 Free Printable Bible Verse Wall Art for Fall.

Use it for fun Fall wall decor or Sunday school lessons this Autumn!

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And you’ll be able to print it. (you may need to right-click on the image)

I recommend printing on high-quality 8×10 paper.

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A Bible Study from Master’s Hand Collection to bless you!

By |2021-10-16T20:42:17-05:00October 1st, 2021|Christian Life, Fall, Monday Motivation|0 Comments