- 1 What does the Bible say about being still and listening?
- 2 What does God say about caring for others?
- 3 Do not just listen to the word do what it says?
- 4 What does the Bible say about being careful what you hear?
- 5 What does it mean when God tells you to be still?
- 6 What does it mean in the Bible to be still?
- 7 What does the Bible say about being too generous?
- 8 How can I be a blessing to others?
- 9 Do not just be hearers but doers?
- 10 What does the Bible say about God listening?
- 11 What does merely mean?
- 12 What did you see Bible verse?
- 13 What does Bible say about movies?
What does the Bible say about being still and listening?
+ James 1:19 My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry. + Psalm 46:10 He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”
What does God say about caring for others?
“And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.” The Good News: One of the ways you can demonstrate your love for the Lord is to be compassionate and caring towards those you encounter here on Earth. “My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.”
Do not just listen to the word do what it says?
James 1:22, NIV: “Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.” James 1:22, ESV: “But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.”
What does the Bible say about being careful what you hear?
Luke 11:33-36 ~ O Be Careful Little Eyes What You See ~ Carl Crouse. Underline Luke 11:35, NIV translates “See to it” I like another translation, “Be Careful” This the only command in this scripture… Be careful. Jesus is instructing his followers (us!) to be careful about the purity of our heart and mind.
What does it mean when God tells you to be still?
It is a strength that we need in order to achieve the greatness that God created us for. There are seasons in life where God tells us to be still so He can move in your life. Yes, God has given us work to do spiritually for His kingdom and by means of our earthly jobs.
What does it mean in the Bible to be still?
Today in church our pastor taught on the Bible scripture, “Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10. “Be still‘ means to stop striving, stop fighting, relax. It also means to “put your hands down”. Sometimes we put our hands up to defend ourselves from all that life can bring our way.
What does the Bible say about being too generous?
2 Corinthians 9:10-15
You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God. This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of the Lord’s people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God.
How can I be a blessing to others?
12 Frugal Ways to Be a Blessing to Others
- Write a note of appreciation or encouragement.
- Share some homemade goodies (or cheat and buy some!)
- Babysit for a young family.
- Give fresh flowers.
- Share a smile.
- Send an encouraging text message.
- Share a word of encouragement.
- Ask someone about their day and really listen.
Do not just be hearers but doers?
We are charged, “But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.” We can hear and even make a public commitment to follow God’s will, but if not followed by deliberate daily steps of obedience it is worthless. God desires that we listen to hear and hear to apply. Read Matthew 4:23-5:2.
What does the Bible say about God listening?
1 Peter 3:12 – “For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their prayer, but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.” 3. 1 John 5:15 – “And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.” 4.
What does merely mean?
Merely means “only.” If you say “I was merely trying to help,” your efforts were probably not appreciated and you’re likely to be stalking off with your nose in the air. Merely comes from the Latin merus, (“undiluted”).
What did you see Bible verse?
The word of the LORD came to me: “What do you see, Jeremiah?” “I see the branch of an almond tree,” I replied. The LORD said to me, “You have seen correctly, for I am watching to see that my word is fulfilled.”
What does Bible say about movies?
But If You Do … The Bible never comes right out and says what to do with movies. Moses didn’t bring back a commandment that said, “Thou shalt not watch any R-rated film (unless thine film be titled Passion of the Christ).” Jesus never explicitly spoke about Hollywood.