Top 7 Bible Verses About Optimism

Bible Verses About Optimism

What are some of the top Bible verses about optimism?  Here are my top 7.Joshua 1:9 “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”This is a command from God to be strong and courageous.  We normally think of someone encouraging us to be strong and courageous but not as a literal command but this is what God told Joshua.  This command includes for Joshua to not fear or be dismayed beca … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Nature

Bible Verses About Nature

 Here are my top 7 Bible verses about nature. God the RainmakerActs 14:17 “Yet he did not leave himself without witness, for he did good by giving you rains from heaven and fruitful seasons, satisfying your hearts with food and gladness.”God is sovereign over the entire universe and in this verse it shows that He also reigns over nature itself.  God sends forth the rain to ensure fruitful seasons which can satisfy our “hearts with food and gladness” so why not praise our Great God for al … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses On Adversity

Bible Verses About Adversity

What are 7 of the top Bible verses on adversity?  What ones would you add?Adversity is… The Hebrew word most often used for adversity is “ra`” which means “bad, evil,” or “unpleasant, displeasing” and that is a good description for someone who is going through adversity.  The Old Testament is full verses using the word adversity but we do see it in other forms in the New Testament too and it is essentially the same thing.  Adversity is enduring adverse conditions or as the definition of adve … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Reading The Bible

Bible Verses About Reading The Bible

Here are my top 7 Bible verses about reading the Bible.Joshua 1:8 “This book of the law shall not depart out of your mouth; but you shall meditate therein day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then you shall make your way prosperous, and then you shall have good success.”You cannot meditate on the Word without first reading it and here it mentions that the” book of the law shall not depart out of your mouth” which indicates that it shoul … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Equality

Bible Verses About Equality

Here are my top 7 Bible verses about equality.  Which ones might you include?Galatians 3:28 “There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.”There may be no better Bible verse in all the Bible on equality than this one because it includes gender, social position, and nationality.  It is never about race but simply about grace and we are all one…and seen as equal in God’s sight.Romans 2:11 “For God s … [Read more...]

What Is The 8th Commandment?

8th Commandment

What is the 8th Commandment?   Was the commandment to not steal given only to Israel or is it given for all people for all time?The 8th CommandmentExodus 20:15 “You shall not steal.”The commandment, “You shall not steal” was given by God to Israel at Mount Sinai as a direct order but this applies to every person on the face of the earth.  Today, the 8th commandment is one of the most broken of all the commandments that God gave to Israel even though this commandment surely applies to … [Read more...]