Bible verses about giving

By everything I did, I showed how you should work to help everyone who is weak. Remember that our Lord Jesus said, “More blessings come from giving than from receiving.” – Acts 20:35 (Contemporary English Version) An evil person borrows and never pays back; a good person is generous and never stops giving. – Psalm 37:21 (Contemporary English Version) Giving to the poor will keep you from poverty, but if you close your eyes to … Continue reading

Guard your heart Bible verses

Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life. – Proverbs 4:23 (New Living Translation) Guard your heart above all else, for it is the source of life. – Proverbs 4:23 (Holman Christian Standard Bible) Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. – Proverbs 4:23 (New International Version) And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds … Continue reading

Bible verses about Life

the LORD God formed the human from the topsoil of the fertile land and blew life’s breath into his nostrils. The human came to life. – Genesis 2:7 (Common English Bible) Honor your father and your mother so that your life will be long on the fertile land that the LORD your God is giving you. – Exodus 20:12 (Common English Bible) “In old age is wisdom; understanding in a long life.” – Job 12:12 … Continue reading

Bible Verse for the Day

Visit here daily to see Bible verses about life, Bible verses about love, Bible verses of encouragement, Bible verses about faith, Bible verses to console the depressed and Bible verses with inspirational messages and inspirational thoughts. Today’s Bible verse The more you talk, the more likely you will cross the line and say the wrong thing; but if you are wise, you’ll speak less and with restraint. – Proverbs 10:19 (The Voice) MORE VERSES   … Continue reading

One of God’s Loving Ways to Deal with Poverty

The set of laws that God gave the ancient nation of Israel included loving provisions to help the poor, afflicted, widowed, foreigners and the less fortunate. One such provision is called gleaning. Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the verb glean this way: to gather grain or other produce left by reapers, to pick up after a reaper. Therefore gleaning is, the act or practice of gathering grain or produce left behind after a reaper has picked from … Continue reading

Bible verse: the lord never gives you more than you can handle

No temptation has overtaken you but such as is common to man; and God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way of escape also, so that you will be able to endure it. – 1 Corinthians 10:13 (New American Standard Bible) No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not … Continue reading

Prayers of David

Psalm 70 (New International Version) 1 Hasten, O God, to save me; come quickly, Lord, to help me. 2 May those who want to take my life be put to shame and confusion; may all who desire my ruin be turned back in disgrace. 3 May those who say to me, “Aha! Aha!” turn back because of their shame. 4 But may all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who … Continue reading

Bible’s view: Why the World Lacks Real Peace

Many people around the world would prefer peace over war. It seems that the only ones who really want war are those who profit from it. However as much as it is desired, this precious “commodity” has been elusive for thousands of years. The Bible gives three basic reasons why the world lacks real peace. Of humans Jeremiah 10:23 says: “O LORD, I know the way of man is not in himself; It is not … Continue reading

Bible verses for when everything is falling apart

Many families are struggling. Some families are losing their homes due to financial hardships and others due to banks’ illegal practices. The financial hardships are breaking up families. Young children suffer as a result. Domestic violence has increased in some cities. Many college graduates have high credit card debts. About 154 soldiers returning from war have committed suicide within the first 155 days of 2012. Elected officials seem more concerned about their bank accounts rather … Continue reading

Is God Punishing You when you fall on Hard Times?

©Written by Y. Luke Many who have fallen on hard times feel that God is punishing them for something they did in the past. Many feel that if things are going well God is with them and if things are going wrong, God is against them. However does the Bible indicate that our personal hardships mean God is punishing us? The Bible has records of many God-fearing individuals who fell on hard times. In fact, … Continue reading