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...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Shyness

Here are seven Bible verses about shyness. Acts 4:29 “And now, Lord, look upon their threats and grant to your servants to continue to speak your word with all boldness.” When the disciples had been experiencing persecution the church prayed for God to “do whatever your hand and your plan had predestined to take place” (Acts 4:28) and that is was clearly to speak with boldness the gospel of Jesus Christ and to do so unashamedly and without being shy about it.Second Timothy 1:7 “For God gave … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Speaking Up

Here are seven Bible verses referring to speaking up when needed.Romans 1:16 “For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.” There is a time to speak and a time to be silent but we must never be silent when we’re speaking about the gospel. If you had the cure for a deadly disease and you kept it to yourself, that’s almost like negligent homicide for those who have the disease. We have the cure fo … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Gray Hair

Here are seven Bible verses relating to the elderly or the “gray haired” ones.Leviticus 19:32 “You shall stand up before the gray head and honor the face of an old man, and you shall fear your God: I am the LORD.” This is a passing art in America, but not so in other parts of the world. Many cultures value the aged because they were taught to respect their elders and stand up (rise) when they entered the room. The same courtesy used to apply for women, and still does in some places, but that … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About God’s Punishment

Here are seven Bible verses about the wrath of God or God’s ultimate punishment of the unrepentant wicked.Matthew 25:41 “Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels.” Matthew chapter 25 is one of the most sobering of all chapters in the Bible because it states the fate of everyone who refused to believe in Jesus Christ in their lifetimes and that means that they have the wrath of God abiding on them (John 3:3 … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About God’s People

Here are seven great Bible verses about the children of God or God’s own people.Psalm 28:8 “The Lord is the strength of his people; he is the saving refuge of his anointed.” We cannot be strong in our own strength but only in the strength of God can we endure. The Apostle Paul wrote that we can do all things…but only if Christ will strengthen us (Phil 4:13). God is also the saving refuge for those who are His to run to. They can find shelter from the storms of life but most importantly, they … [Read more...]