Top 7 Bible Verses About Mediocrity

Here are seven Bible verses about mediocrity in the hopes that you can avoid it in your life.Colossians 3:23-24 “Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the inheritance as your reward. You are serving the Lord Christ.” When we are working at our job, the Apostle reminds us that it’s not really an employer we work for but it’s the Lord and it is from Him that we will receive our rewards, not from our employers. A pay raise a … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Tomorrow

Here are seven Bible verses in reference to tomorrow. Proverb 27:1 “Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.” It’s natural to talk about tomorrow and things you’ve planned to do but no one knows if tomorrow will even come for us. We do know that everyone has a day appointed unto death and that judgment will follows (Heb 9:27), so this side of the grave we must be sure we’re in a right relationship with God. We can boast about our eternity because of the Savior’s wo … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Stubbornness

Here are seven Bible verses relating to stubbornness in the human heart. Philippians 2:3 “Do nothing from rivalry or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves.” I don’t believe you can be humble and conceited at the same time. The Apostle Paul places rivalry and conceit at the opposite end of humility, where you would “count others more significant than yourselves.” The command to not do anything due to rivalry or conceit would never be needed if we were all humble… … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Strangers

Here are seven Bible verses about strangers around us. Hebrews 13:2 “Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.” Hebrews chapter 13 is written within the context of “brotherly love” continuing or be continually practiced, even among the aliens or strangers in our midst because as far as we know, they could be an angel and to neglect to show hospitality to a stranger is to be inhospitable to them and to God. The author of Hebrews must have … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Say About Streets of Gold?

Does the Bible really say that there are streets of gold in heaven?The New Jerusalem The Bible describes a time when the kingdom of heaven arrives on earth, but it’s in the form of the New Jerusalem. The Apostle John wrote, “I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband” (Rev 21:1-2) so here, heaven’s … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Self Defense

Here are seven Bible verses that relate to self-defense. Exodus 22:2-3 “If a thief is found breaking in and is struck so that he dies, there shall be no bloodguilt for him, but if the sun has risen on him, there shall be bloodguilt for him. He shall surely pay. If he has nothing, then he shall be sold for his theft.” This Old Testament law shows that we can defend ourselves in our own home and using force under such circumstances is just and fair. Even if they steal something and have nothing w … [Read more...]