Here are the 25 most encouraging Bible scriptures on opportunity.
But someone will say, “You have faith and I have works.” Show me your faith apart from your works, and I will show you my faith by my works.
2 Peter 3:9
The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.
So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.
Know that the Lord, he is God! It is he who made us, and we are his; we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.
Here is a call for the endurance of the saints, those who keep the commandments of God and their faith in Jesus.
1 Corinthians 1:17
For Christ did not send me to baptize but to preach the gospel, and not with words of eloquent wisdom, lest the cross of Christ be emptied of its power.
1 John 4:1
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world.
1 Peter 5:8
Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour.
2 Thessalonians 1:8
In flaming fire, inflicting vengeance on those who do not know God and on those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
And Peter said to them, “Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.”
And now why do you wait? Rise and be baptized and wash away your sins, calling on his name.
And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.
At the same time, pray also for us, that God may open to us a door for the word, to declare the mystery of Christ, on account of which I am in prison.
Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the best use of the time.
Making the best use of the time, because the days are evil.
For as many of you as were baptized into Christ have put on Christ.
Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.”
For if we go on sinning deliberately after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins.
By faith Noah, being warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, in reverent fear constructed an ark for the saving of his household. By this he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.
For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing to the division of soul and of spirit, of joints and of marrow, and discerning the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead.
Bear fruit in keeping with repentance.
One person believes he may eat anything, while the weak person eats only vegetables.
For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
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Natalie Regoli is a child of God, devoted wife, and mother of two boys. She has a Masters Degree in Law from The University of Texas. Natalie has been published in several national journals and has been practicing law for 18 years. If you would like to reach out to contact Natalie, then go here to send her a message.