Top 7 Bible Verses About Helping The Poor

Bible verses about helping the poor

Serving, ministering, helping—all of these words describe what we are called to do as followers of Christ. In I Corinthians 12:28, the apostle Paul writes, “And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, helping, administrating, and various kinds of tongues.” This list includes helping others and especially those in need. In other words, we are all called to exercise the gifts that we have been given, and helping the poor … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Injustice

Bible Verses About Injustice

What are my top 7 Bible verses on injustice?  Which ones would you include?Is there Injustice with God?Romans 9:14 “What shall we say then? Is there injustice on God's part? By no means!”I cannot count the number of times when people have told me that God is not fair.  I ask them why and they look at suffering, the evil in the world, and the great tragedies that seem to happen every day but the Bible clearly shows that we live in a fallen world.  Frequently the problems of life can br … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Responsibility

Bible Verses About Responsibility

Here are my top 7 Bible verses on responsibility.  Can you think of one? Bearing Your Own LoadGalatians 6:4-5 “But let each one test his own work, and then his reason to boast will be in himself alone and not in his neighbor. For each will have to bear his own load.”Paul is telling the Christians in Galatia that we are all responsible for our own work and not our neighbors.  Every one of us “will have to bear his (or her) own load.”  He isn’t talking about not helping anyone else because … [Read more...]

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 Revenge

Bible Verses About Revenge

What are the top 7 Bible verses about revenge?  Which ones might you include?Leave Vengeance for GodRomans 12:19 “Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.”This is an imperative command from Paul and since this is from the Word of God and is inspired, this command is from God Himself.  When we try to get revenge, we show that we don’t trust God to ensure that justice will finally be done.  By … [Read more...]

Top 7 Bible Verses About Reconciliation

Bible Verses About Reconcilliation

What are some of the top Bible verses about reconciliation?  What exactly is reconciliation?Reconciliation is… The idea of reconciliation acknowledges the fact that there is a separation between two or more parties and God has declared that our sins have separated us from Him (Isaiah 59:1-2) so we need to be reconciled back to God but we have a sin problem.  I know of two people who allowed something to create a wedge between them and try as I might to have them be reconciled to one ano … [Read more...]


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