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The best way to show your pastor or minister thanks for their guidance is with some form of pastor appreciation. Whether this is card with written words of gratitude or tangible item, here is a look at some of the best Bible verses for pastor appreciation to note.

“And all these blessings shall come upon you and overtake you, if you obey the voice of the Lord your God.” | Deuteronomy 28:2

“And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers,” | Ephesians 4:11 

“And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding.” | Jeremiah 3:15

“As a result of your ministry, they will give glory to God. For your generosity to them and to all believers will prove that you are obedient to the Good News of Christ. And they will pray for you with deep affection because of the overflowing grace God has given to you.” | 2 Corinthians 9:13-14

“But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.” | Matthew 6:33

“Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known.” | Jeremiah 33:3

“Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth.” | 2 Timothy 2:15

“First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you…” | Romans 1:8

“For if you keep silent at this time, relief and deliverance will rise for the Jews from another place, but you and your father’s house will perish. And who knows whether you have not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?” | Esther 4:14

“How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation…” | Isaiah 52:7

“If you obey the commandments of the Lord your God that I command you today, by loving the Lord your God, by walking in his ways, and by keeping his commandments and his statutes and his rules, then you shall live and multiply, and the Lord your God will bless you in the land that you are entering to take possession of it.” | Deuteronomy 30:16 

“Let the elders who rule well be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in preaching and teaching.” | 1 Timothy 5:17 

“May the Lord be loyal to you in return and reward you with his unfailing love!” | 2 Samuel 2:6a

“May the Lord show you kindness, as you have shown kindness…” | Ruth 1:8

“Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they are keeping watch over your souls, as those who will have to give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with groaning, for that would be of no advantage to you.” | Hebrews 13:17

“Preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching.” | 2 Timothy 4:2

“Remember your leaders, those who spoke to you the word of God. Consider the outcome of their way of life, and imitate their faith.” | Hebrews 13:7

“The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.” | Numbers 6:24-26

“The Lord directs the steps of the godly. He delights in every detail of their lives.” | Psalm 37:23

“We give thanks to God always for you… making mention of you in our prayers;” | 1 Thessalonians 1:2

Here is a look at some of the best Bible scripture for peace, sleep, and rest. Being reminded of these important words from the Holy Bible will bring your spirit some tranquility. With some soft narration, enjoy listening to these refreshing words.

When we are faced with death, we are sometimes thrusted into a spiral of emotion pain, sorrow, grief, and loss. This inner pain can sometimes leave us to question many aspects of our existence. Here is a look at the best Christian way to mourn the death of a loved one by reviewing these Bible verses for bereavement.

“And I heard a voice from heaven saying, “Write this: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.” “Blessed indeed,” says the Spirit, “that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow them!”” | Revelation 14:13

“And the people of Israel wept for Moses in the plains of Moab thirty days. Then the days of weeping and mourning for Moses were ended.” | Deuteronomy 34:8

“As one whom his mother comforts,  so I will comfort you;   you shall be comforted in Jerusalem.” | Isaiah 66:13 

“Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted.” | Matthew 5:4

“Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, 14 I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.” | Philippians 3:13-14

“Cast your burden on the LORD,  and he will sustain you;he will never permit the righteous to be moved.” | Psalm 55:22

“David therefore sought God on behalf of the child. And David fasted and went in and lay all night on the ground. 17 And the elders of his house stood beside him, to raise him from the ground, but he would not, nor did he eat food with them.” | 2 Samuel 12:16-17

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” | Isaiah 41:10

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: 2 a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; 3 a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; 4 a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance” | Ecclesiastes 3:1-4

“Glad heart makes a cheerful face, but by sorrow of heart the spirit is crushed.14  The heart of him who has understanding seeks knowledge, but the mouths of fools feed on folly.” | Proverbs 15:13-14

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.  Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea” | Psalm 46:1-2

“He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.”” | Revelation 21:4

“If your law had not been my delight, I would have perished in my affliction.” | Psalms 119:92 

“In the day of my trouble I seek the Lord; in the night my hand is stretched out without wearying; my soul refuses to be comforted.” | Psalms 77:2

“Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?”” | John 11:25-26 

“Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also.” | John 14:1-3 

“My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life.” | Psalm 119:50

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.” | John 14:27

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.” | 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 

“Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.” | Psalms 116:15

“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God.  I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” | Isaiah 41:10

“Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” | James 4:7

“Surely he has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows; yet we esteemed him stricken, smitten by God, and afflicted. 5But he was pierced for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his wounds we are healed. 6All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned—every one—to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.” | Isaiah 53:4-6

“The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning, but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth.” | Ecclesiastes 7:4

“The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.” | Psalm 18:2 

“Then Jacob tore his garments and put sackcloth on his loins and mourned for his son many days. 35 All his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted and said, “No, I shall go down to Sheol to my son, mourning.” Thus his father wept for him.” | Genesis 37:34-35

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you.  When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.” | Isaiah 43:2

“You, Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.” | Psalm 18:28

One true message of Jesus is the words he spread in relation to love. “If you love me, you will keep my commandments” (John 14:15). Check out the following video to be reminded of the love He has for you.

Suffering from addiction and being a Christian at the same time, can make you feel weak in your faith. How can a person be both? Recognizing your sin and knowing that you need a Savior is just one aspect to being saved. The power of addiction can be overcome if you are willing to accept it. Here is a look at some good Bible verses for drug addicts to remember.

“Addressing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody to the Lord with your heart, giving thanks always and for everything to God the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ,” | Ephesians 5:19-20 

“All things are lawful unto me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but I will not be brought under the power of any.” | 1 Corinthians 6:12

“And do not get drunk with wine, for that is debauchery, but be filled with the Spirit,” | Ephesians 5:18

“And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.” | Matthew 6:13 

“Be not among winebibbers; among riotous eaters of flesh:” | Proverbs 23:20

“Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour:” | 1 Peter 5:8 

“But put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make not provision for the flesh, to fulfil the lusts thereof.” | Romans 13:14 

“Flee fornication. Every sin that a man doeth is without the body; but he that committeth fornication sinneth against his own body.” | 1 Corinthians 6:18

“For by means of a whorish woman a man is brought to a piece of bread: and the adultress will hunt for the precious life. Can a man take fire in his bosom, and his clothes not be burned? Can one go upon hot coals, and his feet not be burned? So he that goeth in to his neighbour’s wife; whosoever toucheth her shall not be innocent.” | Proverbs 6:26-29

“For if we go on sinning deliberately after receiving the knowledge of the truth, there no longer remains a sacrifice for sins,” | Hebrews 10:26 

“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” | Philippians 4:13

“If the Son therefore shall make you free, ye shall be free indeed.” | John 8:36

“Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Be not deceived: neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor abusers of themselves with mankind,Nor thieves, nor covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom of God.And such were some of you: but ye are washed, but ye are sanctified, but ye are justified in the name of the Lord Jesus, and by the Spirit of our God.” | 1 Corinthians 6:9-11

“Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?” | Romans 6:16

“Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body, that ye should obey it in the lusts thereof.Neither yield ye your members [as] instruments of unrighteousness unto sin: but yield yourselves unto God, as those that are alive from the dead, and your members [as] instruments of righteousness unto God.For sin shall not have dominion over you: for ye are not under the law, but under grace.” | Romans 6:12-14

“Now the works of the flesh are evident: sexual immorality, impurity, sensuality, idolatry, sorcery, enmity, strife, jealousy, fits of anger, rivalries, dissensions, divisions, envy, drunkenness, orgies, and things like these. I warn you, as I warned you before, that those who do such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.” | Galatians 5:19-21

“There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.” | 1 Corinthians 10:13

“Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new.” | 2 Corinthians 5:17

“Wine is a mocker, strong drink is raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.” | Proverbs 20:1

“Woe unto them that rise up early in the morning, that they may follow strong drink; that continue until night, till wine inflame them!” | Isaiah 5:11

Here is a slideshow capturing some of the best Bible verses from the Gospel of John. These words are focused on receiving salvation by grace. With some faith, you can continue to grow in your relationship with Him.

There is no greater moment than when a child’s parents sense that children are a gift from God. In these joyous moments, a baby dedication may lead the parents down a path of expressing their appreciation for this blessing. To choose the right dedication, check out these Bible verses for your child dedication.

“And he took them up in his arms, put his hands upon them, and blessed them.” | Mark 10:16

“And these words, which I command thee this day, shall be in thine heart:” | Deuteronomy 6:6

“And they brought young children to him, that he should touch them: and [his] disciples rebuked those that brought [them].” | Mark 10:13

“And thou shalt love the LORD thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.” | Deuteronomy 6:5

“And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up.” | Deuteronomy 6:7

“And when the days for their purification according to the law of Moses were completed, they brought Him up to Jerusalem to present Him to the Lord” | Luke 2:22

“Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations.” | Jeremiah 1:5

“Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward.” | Psalm 127:3

“But when Jesus saw it, he was much displeased, and said unto them, Suffer the little children to come unto me, and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.” | Mark 10:14

“Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger, but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord.” | Ephesians 6:4

“For this child I prayed; and the LORD hath given me my petition which I asked of him:” | 1 Samuel 1:27

“For you formed my inward parts; you knitted me together in my mother’s womb. I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well. ” | Psalm 139:13

“From the mouth of infants and nursing babes You have established strength Because of Your adversaries, To make the enemy and the revengeful cease.” | Psalm 8:2

“I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth.” | 3 John 1:4 

“Lo, children are an heritage of the LORD: and the fruit of the wombis his reward.” | Psalms 127:3

“May the LORD give you increase, You and your children.” | Psalm 115:14

“My frame was not hidden from you, when I was being made in secret, intricately woven in the depths of the earth. ” | Psalm 139:15

“The Child continued to grow and become strong, increasing in wisdom; and the grace of God was upon Him.” | Luke 2:40

“Therefore also I have lent him to the LORD; as long as he liveth he shall be lent to the LORD. And he worshipped the LORD there.” | 1 Samuel 1:28

“Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” | Proverbs 22:6 

“Verily I say unto you, Whosoever shall not receive the kingdom of God as a little child, he shall not enter therein.” | Mark 10:15

“Your eyes saw my unformed substance; in your book were written, every one of them, the days that were formed for me, when as yet there was none of them. How precious to me are your thoughts, O God! How vast is the sum of them! …” | Psalm 139:17

“Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children will be like olive shoots around your table.” | Psalm 128:3

Here is a brief slideshow of best Bible verses for worshiping the glory of God and finding some daily inspiration. These words will help to uplift your spirit and draw you closer to Him.

The coincidences in life can lead use to believe in fate. Is our life predestined? Here is a look at the best Bible verses against predestination and what Christians popularly go by in their faith.

“All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness,that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work.” | 2 Timothy 3:16-17 

“And it shall come to pass that WHOSOEVER shall call on the name of the Lord shall be saved” | Acts 2:21

“And to make ALL MEN see what is the fellowship of the mystery from which the beginning was hid in God, who created all things by Jesus Christ” | Ephesians 3:9

“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” | Romans 8:28

“As it is written, behold I lay in Zion a stumbling stone and a rock of offense: and WHOSOEVER believes in him shall not be ashamed” | Romans 9:33

“But WHOSOEVER drinks of this water that I shall give him shall never thirst” | John 4:14

“For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live.” | Rom. 8:13

“For the love of God constrains us; because we thus judge, that if one died FOR ALL, then we are ALL dead. And he that died FOR ALL, which should not live unto them selves” | 2 Corinthians 5:14-15

“For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.” | Romans 8:29

“For WHOSOEVER will save his life shall lose it; and WHOSOEVER will lose his life for my sake shall find it” | Matthew 16:25

“He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only, but also for those of the whole world.” | 1 John 2:2

“I’ll have mercy on whom I have mercy, and I’ll have compassion on whom I have compassion.’ [Paul:] So it depends not upon man’s will or exertion, but upon God’s mercy… So then he has mercy upon whomever he wills, and he hardens the heart of whomever he wills.” ” | Romans 9:15-18

“Know ye not, that to whom ye yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants ye are to whom ye obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?” | Rom. 6:16

“My brethren, if any among you strays from the truth and one turns him back, let him know that he who turns a sinner from the error of his way will save his soul from death and will cover a multitude of sins.” | James 5:19-20

“Our Father, who art in heaven…. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done… ” | Matthew 6:10

“That WHOSOEVER believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life” | John 3:15

“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.” | 2 Peter 3:9

“To declare, I say, at this time his righteousness: that he might be just, and the justifier of him which believeth in Jesus.” | Rom. 3:26

“WHOSOEVER comes to me, and hears my sayings, and does them, I will show you whom he is like” | Luke 6:47

“WHOSOEVER shall confess me before men, him will I confess before my father in heaven,” | Matthew 10:32

There are many ways in which God speaks to use today. Having conversed with Adam in the first garden or speaking to Moses in a burning bush, there are other ways to which God may use to communicate with you. Firstly, look at His Word. Here is a brief collection of some of Gods words from the Bible to enjoy today and bring you closer to Him.

Polygamy is a practice that expands away from traditional Christian belief and practice. While God never condoned polygamy, like divorce, he allowed it to occur with no immediate punishment for this disobedience. To understand this topic a bit more, lets look at some good Bible verses against polygamy.

“And Adam said: “This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman, because she was taken out of Man.” Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.And they were both naked, the man and his wife, and were not ashamed. ” | Genesis 2:23-25

“And he had seven hundred wives, princesses, and three hundred concubines: and his wives turned away his heart.” | 1 Kings 11:3

“And I gave you your master’s house and your master’s wives into your arms and gave you the house of Israel and of Judah. And if this were too little, I would add to you as much more.” | 2 Samuel 12:8

“And Lamech took two wives. The name of the one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah.” | Genesis 4:19

“And seven women shall take hold of one man in that day, saying, “We will eat our own bread and wear our own clothes, only let us be called by your name; take away our reproach.”” | Isaiah 4:1

“And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall on Adam, and he slept; and He took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place. Then the rib which the Lord God had taken from man He made into a woman, and He brought her to the man.” | Genesis 2:20-22

“And the Lord God said, “It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him.” Out of the ground the Lord God formed every beast of the field and every bird of the air, and brought them to Adam to see what he would call them. And whatever Adam called each living creature, that was its name. So Adam gave names to all cattle, to the birds of the air, and to every beast of the field. But for Adam there was not found a helper comparable to him.” | Genesis 2:18-20

“But Abijah grew mighty. And he took fourteen wives and had twenty-two sons and sixteen daughters.” | 2 Chronicles 13:21

“If he takes another wife to himself, he shall not diminish her food, her clothing, or her marital rights.” | Exodus 21:10

“Jehoiada got for him two wives, and he had sons and daughters.” | 2 Chronicles 24:3

“Joash was seven years old when he began to reign, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Zibiah of Beersheba. And Joash did what was right in the eyes of the Lord all the days of Jehoiada the priest. Jehoiada got for him two wives, and he had sons and daughters.” | 2 Chronicles 24:1-3

“Let the deacons be the husbands of one wife, ruling their children and their own houses well.” | 1 Timothy 3:12

“Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.” | Deuteronomy 17:17 

“Nevertheless, [to avoid] fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.” | 1 Corinthians 7:2 

“Now Gideon had seventy sons, his own offspring, for he had many wives.” | Judges 8:30 

“Rehoboam loved Maacah the daughter of Absalom above all his wives and concubines (he took eighteen wives and sixty concubines, and fathered twenty-eight sons and sixty daughters).” | 2 Chronicles 11:21 

“Then Lamech said to his wives:“Adah and Zillah, hear my voice;Wives of Lamech, listen to my speech!For I have killed a man for wounding me,Even a young man for hurting me.If Cain shall be avenged sevenfold,Then Lamech seventy-sevenfold.”” | Genesis 4:19–25 

“Then the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went to meet the bridegroom. Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. For when the foolish took their lamps, they took no oil with them, but the wise took flasks of oil with their lamps. As the bridegroom was delayed, they all became drowsy and slept. …” | Matthew 25:1-46

“When Leah saw that she had ceased bearing children, she took her servant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.” | Genesis 30:9

If you need an energy boost for the day, check out one of these power verses for Christians. These will provide you just the inspiration and motivation needed to get moving today and accomplish your goals.

A sexless marriage is one in which no sexual activity has occurred in the relationship. Sadly enough, 2% if married individual may report having no sexual intimacy in the past year. What is the truth about these sexless marriages and what does the Bible say about it? Here is a look at some Bible verses about sexless marriages that may help to broaden your understanding.

“A man leaves his father and mother and is joined to his wife, and the two are united into one”” | Ephesians 5:31

“But because there is so much sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife, and each woman should have her own husband. The husband should fulfill his wife’s sexual needs, and the wife should fulfill her husband’s needs. The wife gives authority over her body to her husband, and the husband gives authority over his body to his wife. Do not deprive each other of sexual relations, unless you both agree to refrain from sexual intimacy for a limited time so you can give yourselves more completely to prayer. Afterward, you should come together again so that Satan won’t be able to tempt you because of your lack of self-control.” ” | 1 Corinthians 7:2-5

“Cast down arguments and every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God, bringing every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ”” | 2 Cor. 10:5

“Come, my love, let us go out to the fields and spend the night among the wildflowers. Let us get up early and go to the vineyards to see if the grapevines have budded, if the blossoms have opened, and if the pomegranates have bloomed. There I will give you my love.” | Song of Solomon 7:11-12

“For you remember what we taught you by the authority of the Lord Jesus. God’s will is for you to be holy, so stay away from all sexual sin.” | 1 Thessalonians 4:2-3

“Give honor to marriage, and remain faithful to one another in marriage. God will surely judge people who are immoral and those who commit adultery.” | Hebrews 13: 4

“Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself up for her, so that He might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word, that He might present to Himself the church in all her glory, having no spot or wrinkle or any such thing; but that she would be holy and blameless.” | Ephesians 5:25-27

“If he take him another wife; her food, her raiment, and her duty of marriage, shall he not diminish. And if he do not these three unto her, then shall she go out free without money.” | Exodus 21:10-11

“”It has also been said, Whoever divorces his wife must give her a certificate of divorce. But I tell you, Who divorces his wife, except on the grounds of marital unfaithfulness, causes her to commit adultery, and whoever marries a woman who has been divorced commits adultery.
“” | Matthew 5:31-32 

“Let the husband render unto the wife due benevolence: and likewise also the wife unto the husband. The wife hath not power of her own body, but the husband: and likewise also the husband hath not power of his own body, but the wife. Defraud ye not one the other, except it be with consent for a time, that ye may give yourselves to fasting and prayer; and come together again, that Satan tempt you not for your incontinency.” | Corinthians 7:3-5

“Let there be no sexual immorality, impurity, or greed among you. Such sins have no place among God’s people.” | Ephesians 5:3

“Let thy fountain be blessed: and rejoice with the wife of thy youth. Let her be as the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love.” | Proverbs 5:18-19 

“Nevertheless, to avoid fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.” | I Corinthians 7:2 

“Now to the unmarried and the widows I say: It is good for them to stay unmarried, as I do.But if they cannot control themselves, they should marry, for it is better to marry than to burn with passion.” | 1 Corinthians 7:8-9

“Run from anything that stimulates youthful lust.” | 2 Timothy 2:22

“Since they are no longer two but one, let no one split apart what God has joined together.” | Matthew 19:6

“Stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.” | I Corinthians 16:13 

“Then the Lord God said, ‘It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper who is just right for him.’”” | Genesis 2:18 

“When my father and my mother forsake me, then the Lord will take me up.” | Psalm 27:10

“You have ravished my heart, my treasure, my bride. I am overcome by one glance of your eyes, by a single bead of your necklace. How sweet is your love, my treasure, my bride! How much better it is than wine! Your perfume is more fragrant than the richest of spices. Your lips, my bride, are as sweet as honey. Yes, honey and cream are under your tongue. The scent of your clothing is like that of the mountains and the cedars of Lebanon. You are like a private garden, my treasure, my bride! You are like a spring that no one else can drink from, a fountain of my own. You are like a lovely orchard bearing precious fruit, with the rarest of perfumes: nard and saffron, calamus and cinnamon, myrrh and aloes, perfume from every incense tree, and every other lovely spice. You are a garden fountain, a well of living water, as refreshing as the streams from the Lebanon mountains.”” | The Song of Solomon 4:9-15

The following video presents a great slideshow of Bible verses coupled with many beautiful nature photos. These will help to bring peace and hope to your life along with some daily inspiration.

We can only guess at what the meaning of life is. Not knowing makes dealing with death even more difficult at times. Have we completed our mission for being here? So many questions are left unanswered. If you find yourself mourning a loss of a loved one, check out these great Bible verses about coping with death.

“A good name is better than a good ointment, And the day of one’s death is better than the day of one’s birth.” | Ecclesiastes 7:1

“And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.”” | Luke 10:27

“And He shall wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there shall no longer be any death; there shall no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away.”” | Revelation 21:4

“But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you.” | John 14:26

“Cast your burden upon the LORD, and He will sustain you; He will never allow the righteous to be shaken.” | Psalm 55:22

“Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.  “Take My yoke upon you, and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart; and you shall find rest for your souls.  “For My yoke is easy, and My load is light.”” | Matthew 11:28-30

“‘Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.'” | Isaiah 41:10

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him. Whoever believes in him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only Son of God.” | John 3:16-18

“For the Lord himself will descend from heaven with a cry of command, with the voice of an archangel, and with the sound of the trumpet of God. And the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who are alive, who are left, will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air, and so we will always be with the Lord. Therefore encourage one another with these words.” | 1 Thessalonians 4:16-18 

“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” | Romans 6:23 

“For we know that if the earthly tent which is our house is torn down, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.” | 2 Corinthians 5:1

“God is our refuge and strength, A very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth should change, And though the mountains slip into the heart of the sea;” | Psalm 46:1-2

“he LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures; He leads me beside quiet waters.  He restores my soul; He guides me in the paths of righteousness For His name’s sake.  Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil; for Thou art with me; Thy rod and Thy staff, they comfort me.  Thou dost prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; Thou hast anointed my head with oil; My cup overflows. Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.” | Psalm 23:1-6

“He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.”” | Psalm 91:1-2

“Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you at the proper time, casting all your anxiety upon Him, because He cares for you.” | 1 Peter 5:6-7

“I am hard pressed between the two. My desire is to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better. But to remain in the flesh is more necessary on your account.” | Philippians 1:23-24

“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish, and no one will snatch them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all, and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father’s hand.” | John 10:27-29

“Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. “Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth. …” | Matthew 5:1-48

“So we are always of good courage. We know that while we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord, for we walk by faith, not by sight. Yes, we are of good courage, and we would rather be away from the body and at home with the Lord.” | 2 Corinthians 5:6-8

“The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, then heirs—heirs of God and fellow heirs with Christ, provided we suffer with him in order that we may also be glorified with him.” | Romans 8:16-17 

“There is nothing better for a person than that he should eat and drink and find enjoyment in his toil. This also, I saw, is from the hand of God, for apart from him who can eat or who can have enjoyment? For to the one who pleases him God has given wisdom and knowledge and joy, but to the sinner he has given the business of gathering and collecting, only to give to one who pleases God. This also is vanity and a striving after wind.” | Ecclesiastes 2:24-26

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us,” | Hebrews 12:1

“Turn back, and say to Hezekiah the leader of my people, Thus says the Lord, the God of David your father: I have heard your prayer; I have seen your tears. Behold, I will heal you. On the third day you shall go up to the house of the Lord,” | Matthew 26:52-54

“Yet those who wait for the LORD Will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary.” | Isaiah 40:31

Do you live each day keeping trust in Him? These passages look at the promises of God to bring us life, direction, and hope. If you ever feel lost, turn to Him.

Finding the right person to spend your life with is no easy mission. Some many by lucky to come by the perfect mate to balance them out. Others may never find that peace. If you find yourself blinded by romance, remind yourself of what it said in the Bible. Can a Christian find themselves successful in a relationship with a non-Christian? Check out these Bible verses about being unequally yoked.

“A wife is bound to her husband as long as he lives. But if her husband dies, she is free to be married to whom she wishes, only in the Lord.” | 1 Corinthians 7:39

“And I, brethren, could not speak unto you as unto spiritual, but as unto carnal, even as unto babes in Christ.” | 1 Co 3:1

“And the woman which hath an husband that believeth not, and if he be pleased to dwell with her, let her not leave him.” | 1 Co 7:13

“And unto the married I command, [yet] not I, but the Lord, Let not the wife depart from [her] husband:” | 1
Corinthians 7:10

“Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness? And what concord hath Christ with Belial? Or what part hath he that believeth with an infidel? And what agreement hath the temple of God with idols? For ye are the temple of the living God; as God hath said, I will dwell in them, and walk in them; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, says the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive, and will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty” | II Cor. 6:14-18

“Beloved, do not imitate evil but imitate good. Whoever does good is from God; whoever does evil has not seen God.” | 3 John 1:11

“But and if she depart, let her remain unmarried, or be reconciled to [her] husband: and let not the husband put away [his] wife.” | 1 Corinthians 7:11

“But I speak this by permission, [and] not of commandment.” | 1 Corinthians 7:6

“But if the unbelieving depart, let him depart. A brother or a sister is not under bondage in such [cases]: but God hath called us to peace.” | 1 Corinthians 7:15

“But if they cannot contain, let them marry: for it is better to marry than to burn.” | 1 Corinthians 7:9

“But to the rest speak I, not the Lord: If any brother hath a wife that believeth not, and she be pleased to dwell with him, let him not put her away.” | 1 Corinthians 7:12

“By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain.” | 1Co 15:2

“Defraud ye not one the other, except [it be] with consent for a time, that ye may give yourselves to fasting and prayer; and come together again, that Satan tempt you not for your incontinency.” | 1 Corinthians 7:5

“Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers. For what partnership has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?” | 2 Corinthians 6:14

“Everyone who goes on ahead and does not abide in the teaching of Christ, does not have God. Whoever abides in the teaching has both the Father and the Son.” | 2 John 1:9

“For I would that all men were even as I myself. But every man hath his proper gift of God, one after this manner, and another after that.” | 1 Corinthians 7:7

“Having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof: from such turn away.” | 2 Timothy 3:5

“I have fed you with milk, and not with meat: for hitherto ye were not able to bear it, neither yet now are ye able.” | 1 Co 3:2

“I pray not that You should take them out of the world, but that You should keep them from the evil.” | John 17:15

“I say therefore to the unmarried and widows, It is good for them if they abide even as I.” | 1 Corinthians 7:8

“If any of them that believe not bid you to a feast, and ye be disposed to go; whatsoever is set before you, eat, asking no question for conscience sake.” | 1 Co 10:27

“Let the husband render unto the wife due benevolence: and likewise also the wife unto the husband.” | 1 Corinthians 7:3

“Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives,” | 1 Peter 3:1

“Nevertheless, [to avoid] fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.” | 1 Corinthians 7:2

“Now concerning the things whereof ye wrote unto me: [It is] good for a man not to touch a woman.” | 1 Corinthians 7:1

“Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from any brother who is walking in idleness and not in accord with the tradition that you received from us.” | 2 Thessalonians 3:6

“Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them.” | Ephesians 5:11

“The wife hath not power of her own body, but the husband: and likewise also the husband hath not power of his own body, but the wife.” | 1 Corinthians 7:4

“Therefore whether it were I or they, so we preach, and so ye believed.” | 1 Co 15:11

“Who then is Paul, and who is Apollos, but ministers by whom ye believed, even as the Lord gave to every man?” | 1 Co 3:5 

“You shall not intermarry with them, giving your daughters to their sons or taking their daughters for your sons, for they would turn away your sons from following me, to serve other gods. Then the anger of the Lord would be kindled against you, and he would destroy you quickly.” | Deuteronomy 7:3-4

A struggle among many Christians is seeking the peace and contentment of our lives. There may be a longing for something more or something missing. Check out the scripture below to take a look at the promises spoken by the Lord in the Bible.

It is said that a marriage should be honored by all and kept pure. However, this is not always the case. The Book says that God will judge both the adulterer and those that are sexually immoral. Here is a look at the scripture and best sexual immorality Bible verses you should know.

“But a man who commits adultery lacks judgment; whoever does so destroys himself.” | Proverbs 6:32

“But among you there must not be even a hint of sexual immorality, or of any kind of impurity, or of greed, because these are improper for God’s holy people.” | Ephesians 5:3

“But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart.” | Matthew 5:28

“But since sexual immorality is occurring, each man should have sexual relations with his own wife, and each woman with her own husband.” | 1 Corinthians 7:2

“But the cowardly, the unbelieving, the vile, the murderers, the sexually immoral, those who practice magic arts, the idolaters and all liars–their place will be in the fiery lake of burning sulfur. This is the second death.” | Revelation 21:8

“Dearly beloved, I beseech [you] as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from fleshly lusts, which war against the soul;” | 1 Peter 2:11

“Do not have sexual relations with your neighbor’s wife and defile yourself with her.” | Leviticus 18:20

“Do you not know that he who unites himself with a prostitute is one with her in body? For it is said, “The two will become one flesh.”” | 1st Corinthians 6:16

“Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor male prostitutes nor homosexual offenders nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.” | 1st Corinthians 6:9-10

“Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ himself? Shall I then take the members of Christ and unite them with a prostitute? Never!” | 1 Corinthians 6:15

“Flee from sexual immorality. All other sins a person commits are outside the body, but whoever sins sexually, sins against their own body. Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own;” | 1 Corinthians 6:18-19

“For it is from within, out of a person’s heart, that evil thoughts come-sexual immorality, theft, murder” | Mark 7:21

“For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person–such a man is an idolater–has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.” | Ephesians 5:5

“For this is the will of God, [even] your sanctification, that ye should abstain from fornication:” | 1 Thessalonians 4:3 

“For this ye know, that no whoremonger, nor unclean person, nor covetous man, who is an idolater, hath any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.” | Ephesians 5:5

“I will not show my love to her children, because they are the children of adultery.” | Hosea 2:4

“If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us [our] sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” | 1 John 1:9 

“In a similar way, Sodom and Gomorrah and the surrounding towns gave themselves up to sexual immorality and perversion. They serve as an example of those who suffer the punishment of eternal fire.” | Jude 1:7

“It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality” | 1 Thessalonians 4:3

“Marriage [is] honourable in all, and the bed undefiled: but whoremongers and adulterers God will judge.” | Hebrews 13:4

“Nevertheless, [to avoid] fornication, let every man have his own wife, and let every woman have her own husband.” | 1 Corinthians 7:2

“Now the works of the flesh are manifest, which are [these]; Adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness,” | Galatians 5:19

“Or do you not know that wrongdoers will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor men who have sex with men, nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.” | 1 Corinthians 6:9

“So I will cast her on a bed of suffering, and I will make those who commit adultery with her suffer intensely, unless they repent of her ways.” | Revelation 2:22

“So I will come near to you for judgment. I will be quick to testify against sorcerers, adulterers and perjurers, against those who defraud laborers of their wages, who oppress the widows and the fatherless, and deprive aliens of justice, but do not fear me,” says the LORD Almighty.” | Malachi 3:5

“There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God [is] faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear [it].” | 1 Corinthians 10:13

“We should not commit sexual immorality, as some of them did–and in one day twenty-three thousand of them died.” | 1 Corinthians 10:8

“You say, “Food for the stomach and the stomach for food, and God will destroy them both.” The body, however, is not meant for sexual immorality but for the Lord, and the Lord for the body.” | 1 Corinthians 6:13

“Your adulteries and lustful neighings, your shameless prostitution! I have seen your detestable acts on the hills and in the fields. Woe to you, O Jerusalem! How long will you be unclean?”” | Jeremiah 13:27

Find some peace in your day by checking out the following passages to help provide you some daily hope and encouragement.