Top 7 Inspirational Bible Verses About Joy with Commentary

Bible Verses About Joy

Is the joy of the Lord your strength?  How can you have joy in your walk with God?  What does the Bible define as joy? What is Joy? The goal of every Christian should not be happiness because the Bible never promises happiness to the believer but joy, that is a totally different story.  While happiness is temporary and is based upon happenings, joy is from the Lord and you can still experience joy during trials, suffering, and testing.  Joy is permanent but happiness is … [Read more...]

7 Bible Verses About Fear with Commentary

Bible Verses About Fear

What do you fear the most?  What Bible verse do you think of when you think of fear?  Are there encouraging Scriptures you know about fear? The Fear of the Lord Usually when we think of fear, we think of something that terrifies us and we usually don’t like fear but a healthy fear keeps us alive.  For example, a person will not usually climb a high ladder that is not steady or one that is old and have steps that are cracked or broken.  The fear of God is not a fear of being struck down … [Read more...]

7 Thanksgiving Bible Verses with Commentary

Thanksgiving Bible Verses

What are some of the most powerful Scriptures having to do with thanksgiving?  What are some of your favorite Scriptures about giving thanks to God? The Offering of Thanksgiving For years I taught a children’s Sunday school class and I asked them if Thanksgiving was in the Bible?  Most of the time they said no, but it actually is.  Not the holiday named after it but a gift whereby believers give to God the thanksgiving of praise. This is actually commanded as we will … [Read more...]

7 Important Bible Verses for Kids to Learn and Memorize

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If you were to teach your children Bible verses to memorize, what would they be?  What are some of the most important Bible verse for children to memorize? Good Bible Scriptures for Kids To Memorize Ephesians 6:1-2 “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.  “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise).” The fact that honoring your parents is a promise for long life is recorded in the Old Testament in Deuteronomy 11:18- 21 … [Read more...]

Bible Verses About Teachers: 7 Scriptures With Commentary

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What does the Bible say about teachers?  What godly principles can we apply to teachers in the church and at home? Luke 6:40 “A disciple is not above his teacher, but everyone when he is fully trained will be like his teacher.” The outcome of every good teacher is to become like the teacher, knowing what is true and what is false.  Jesus was the truth but so much more. He says “I am the way the truth and the life. No man comes to the Father except through me” (John 14:6).  … [Read more...]

Easter Bible Verses: 7 Scriptures About The Resurrection of Jesus

Easter Bible Verses

The resurrection of Jesus Christ is one of the most powerful beliefs in Christianity?  What are some of the most important verses about Easter?  What ones would you choose? Luke 24:2-3 “And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.” The greatest thing about going to the tomb of Jesus was that it was found empty.  He had been resurrected and was not there.  The empty tomb is one of the most powerful … [Read more...]

10 Encouraging Bible Verses About God’s Promises

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What are some encouraging Bible verses that can encourage you?  What are your favorites?  Add a comment below with one of yours. Here are 10 of my most encouraging Bible verses about God's Promises Encouragement You likely have your own favorite Bible verses and these may naturally differ from mine and for different reasons.  We all need the encouragement of our family, our friends, or our co-workers but encouragement from God is always sincere, without hypocrisy, and always … [Read more...]

7 Important Bible Verses on Faith With Commentary

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Why is faith important to the believer?  What are some of the most important verses in the Bible on faith?  What is your favorite Bible verse about faith? A Definition of Faith I love the biblical definition of faith from Hebrews 11:1 “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.”  There are some key words here in this verse.  First of all, faith is not blind.  It does not tell us to take a leap in the dark.  Faith is assurance.  It is a … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses To Be Used At A Wedding

Weddings are a holy convocation where God joins together a man and a woman to become husband and wife.  What are some of the best Bible verses we could include in a marriage ceremony and the purpose behind them? Genesis 2:22-24 “And the rib that the Lord God had taken from the man he made into a woman and brought her to the man. Then the man said, “This at last is bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man. Therefore a man shall … [Read more...]

Top 7 Encouraging Bible Verses with Commentary

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Every believer needs encouragement from time to time.  They need it from other believers but the Bible itself is full of verses that are very encouraging.  Here are some of the most encouraging Bible verses I could find. What is Encouragement? Actually, the word encourage means to receive courage.  It is an act of giving someone support in hopes of boosting their courage.  It can also mean to incite them to action, to serve as a way of supporting them, giving them confidence or inducing … [Read more...]