Top 7 Bible Verses About Listening

Here are seven Bible verses about listening from the Bible.Proverbs 1:5 “Let the wise hear and increase in learning, and the one who understands obtain guidance.” Solomon wrote a lot of the wisdom literature but some have asked, “Why didn’t he listen to his own words?” Good question. We can deceive ourselves so easily, so to avoid that, he suggests we listen to increase our learning and how to apply that learning, called wisdom. That’s the best guidance you’ll ever get. Listen. Perhaps this … [Read more...]

Is Your Conscience The Voice Of God?

Is your conscience the voice of God speaking to you? How can you know if it is or isn’t?What is the Conscience? The word “conscience” is a compound of two words meaning “con” (with) “science” (knowledge), so our own conscience means having the knowledge of something we’re going to do or say, have done and said, or will do or say in the future. The conscience is not an audible voice but many say it’s very close to one since the conscience speaks to them (and us,) in thoughts about whether the … [Read more...]

11 Motivational Bible Verses

Here are 11 motivational Bible verses that you can take to heart.Colossians 2:23-24 “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 you face another Monday morning, remember that it’s not really your employer whom you work for but God Himself and it is God Who will reward His children at Jesus’ return or after their death, so don’t lose heart. God is watching a … [Read more...]

20 Ice Breaker Questions For Small Groups

Here are 20 icebreaker questions for small groups. Breaking the Ice The phrase,” breaking the ice” or “ice breakers” is like getting through the outer surface level to find out what’s below or inside a person. We can open up the conversation by asking a series of questions where the small group can get to know one another on a much more intimate level. This allows us to let our guards down and be more transparent with each other, so breaking the ice can move the conversation into areas where we … [Read more...]

How To Correctly Interpret The Bible

How can we correctly interpret the Bible? Are there certain things to look for?The Bible The Bible is an amazing book. It has been written over a 1,500-year period with 40 different authors, most who didn’t know one another personally but still being in agreement on things like being saved by faith because believing God is seen as having faith in God. The rreference of being saved by faith goes all the way back to Genesis 15:6 where it said, “And he believed the LORD, and he counted it to hi … [Read more...]

What Does The Bible Forbid?

What does the Bible forbid? What are those things considered grievous sins?The Ten Commandments You don’t have to guess what the Bible forbids and what it allows. All you have to do is to take a look at the Ten Commandments. There is no guess work necessary. For example, we know that we must put God above everything and everyone in our life or we’re committing idolatry, neither can we can’t steal, lie, or use profanity, and the obvious ones are you should not murder and you should not commi … [Read more...]