Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do.
Romans 12:2 (NLT)
Don't copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God's will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.
Matthew 16:24 (NLT)
Then Jesus said to his disciples, "If any of you wants to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross, and follow me.
John 4:34 (NLT)
Then Jesus explained: "My nourishment comes from doing the will of God, who sent me, and from finishing his work.
Philippians 3:8 (NLT)
Yes, everything else is worthless when compared with the infinite value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have discarded everything else, counting it all as garbage, so that I could gain Christ
Philippians 4:8 (NLT)
And now, dear brothers and sisters, one final thing. Fix your thoughts on what is true, and honorable, and right, and pure, and lovely, and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise.
Romans 8:28 (NLT)
And we know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to his purpose for them.
Matthew 6:33 (NKJV)
But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.
1 Thessalonians 5:17
Pray without ceasing
Romans 8:26 (NLT)
And the Holy Spirit helps us in our weakness. For example, we don't know what God wants us to pray for. But the Holy Spirit prays for us with groanings that cannot be expressed in words.
Matthew 7:21 (NLT)
21 "Not everyone who calls out to me, 'Lord! Lord!' will enter the Kingdom of Heaven. Only those who actually do the will of my Father in heaven will enter.
Romans 3:23 (NLT)
For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God's glorious standard.
Romans 6:23 (NLT)
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord.
John 3:16 (NLT)
For God loved the world so much that he gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.
Deuteronomy 23:21 (NKJV)
When you make a vow to the Lord your God, you shall not delay to pay it; for the LORD your God will surely require it of you, and it would be sin to you.
Deuteronomy 6:5 (NLT)
And you must love the Lord your God with all your heart, all your soul, and all your strength.
Jeremiah 17:7-8 (NLT)
7 "But blessed are those who trust in the Lord and have made the Lord their hope and confidence. 8 They are like trees planted along a riverbank, with roots that reach deep into the water. Such trees are not bothered by the heat or worried by long months of drought. Their leaves stay green, and they never stop producing fruit.
Proverbs 3: 5-6 (NLT)
5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. 6 Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.
John 14: 6 (NLT)
Jesus told him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one can come to the Father except through me.
Ephesians 6: 2-3 (NLT)
2 "Honor your father and mother." This is the first commandment with a promise: 3 If you honor your father and mother, "things will go well for you, and you will have a long life on the earth.
Jeremiah 29:13 (NLT)
If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me.
If you look for God wholeheartedly, you will find Him.
Isaiah 40: 29-31 (NLT)
29 He gives power to the weak and strength to the powerless. 30 Even youths will become weak and tired, and young men will fall in exhaustion. 31 But those who trust in the Lord will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles. They will run and not grow weary. They will walk and not faint.
Isaiah 55:5 (NLT)
You also will command nations you do not know, and peoples unknown to you will come running to obey, because I, the Lord your God, the Holy One of Israel, have made you glorious."
Philippians 4:13 (NLT)
For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.
Proverbs 15:1 (NKJV)
A soft answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger
Matthew 24:12-13 (NLT)
Sin will be rampant everywhere, and the love of many will grow cold. But the one who endures to the end will be saved.
Jeremiah 1:7 (NLT)
The Lord replied, "Don't say, 'I'm too young,' for you must go wherever I send you and say whatever I tell you.
Ephesians 4:2 (NLT)
Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, making allowance for each other's faults because of your love.
Galatians 2:20 (NLT)
My old self has been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me. So I live in this earthly body by trusting in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
James 1:19 (NCV)
My dear brothers and sisters, always be willing to listen and slow to speak. Do not become angry easily
Proverbs 10:19 (NCV)
If you talk a lot, you are sure to sin; if you are wise, you will keep quiet.
Galatians 5: 16 (NLT)
16 So I say, let the Holy Spirit guide your lives. Then you won't be doing what your sinful nature craves.
Galatians 6:9 (ESV)
9 And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.
Proverbs 13:4 (NCV)
4 The lazy will not get what they want, but those who work hard will.
Galatians 5:22-23 (NLT)
But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things!
2 Corinthians 5:17 (NKJV)
(NKJV): Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.
Proverbs 15:14 (NLT)
A wise person is hungry for knowledge, while the fool feeds on trash
James 4:17 (NLT)
Remember, it is sin to know what you ought to do and then not do it
James 1:22 (NLT)
But don't just listen to God's word. You must do what it says. Otherwise, you are only fooling yourselves.
James 4:7 (NKJV)
Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you.
Job 28:28 (NLT)
And this is what he says to all humanity: 'The fear of the Lord is true wisdom; to forsake evil is real understanding.
Psalms 46:10 (NLT)
"Be still, and know that I am God! I will be honored by every nation. I will be honored throughout the world."
1 Peter 1:3 (NIV)
His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness.
Colossians 3:17 (NLT)
And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through him to God the Father.
1 Peter 5:7 (NLT)
Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you.
2 Corinthians 6:10 (NLT)
Our hearts ache, but we always have joy. We are poor but we give Spiritual riches to others. We own nothing, and yet we have everything.
Proverbs 24:16 (NLT)
The godly may trip seven times, but they will get up again. But one disaster is enough to overthrow the wicked.
Psalm 119:11 (NLT)
I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you.
Philippians 4:9 (NIV)
Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me—put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you.
1 Peter 1:16 (NLT)
For the Scriptures say, "You must be holy because I am holy."
Psalms 143:10 (NLV)
10 Teach me to do Your will, for You are my God. Let Your good Spirit lead me on a straight path.
John 1:12 (NLT)
But to all who believed him and accepted him, he gave the right to become children of God.
John 1: 1 - 3 (NLT)
1 In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He existed in the beginning with God. 3 God created everything through him, and nothing was created except through him.
Matthew 6: 9-13 (NLT)
Pray like this:
Our Father in heaven, may your name be kept holy. May your Kingdom come soon. May your will be done on earth, as it is in heaven. Give us today the food we need,[a] and forgive us our sins, as we have forgiven those who sin against us. And don't let us yield to temptation, but rescue us from the evil one.