All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness. – 2 Timothy 3:16
Knowing this first, that no prophecy of Scripture is of any private interpretation, for prophecy never came by the will of man, but holy men of God spoke as they were moved by the Holy Spirit.
- It claims that it is innerant and infallible
The law of the Lord is perfect, converting the soul; the testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise the simple; the statutes of the Lord are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes. – Psalm 19:7-8
Every word of God is pure; He is a shield to those who put their trust in Him. Do not add to His word, lest He rebuke you, and you be found a liar. – Proverbs 30:5-6
For I testify to everyone who hears the words of the prophecy of this book: if anyone adds to these things, God will add to him the plagues that are written in this book; and if anyone takes away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take away his part from the Book of Life, from the holy city, and from the things which are written in this book. – Revelation 22:18-19
All Scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproff, 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
So shall My word be that goes forth from My mouth; it shall not return to Me void, but it shall accomplish what I please, and it shall prosper in the thing for which I sent it. – Isaiah 55:11
He who is of God hears God’s words; therefore you do not hear, because you are not of God. – John 8:47
The Bible offers limitless resources and blessings to the believer.
Sanctify them by Your truth. Your word is truth – John 17:17
But He said,” More than that, blessed are those who hear the word of God and keep it!” – Luke 11:28
- It is a sourceof spiritual growth
As newborn babies, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is gracious. – 1 Peter 2:2
For the word of God is living and powerful, and sharper than any two edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart. – Hebrews 4:12
Your word is a lamp to my feet & a light to my path-Psalm 119:105
For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope. – Romans 15:4
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
- It is the source of victory over Satan
And take the helmet of salvation, and the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. – Ephesians 6:17
I was mute with silence, I held my peace even from good; and my sorrow was stirred up. My heart was hot within me; while I was musing, the fire burned. Then I spoke with my tongue. – NKJV
I kept quiet, not saying a word, not even about anything good! But my suffering only grew worse, and I was overcome with anxiety. The more I thought, the more troubled I became; I could not keep from asking. – GNB
When I kept silent, my bones grew old through my I was worn out from crying all day long. – GNB
You who tear yourself in anger, Shall the earth be forsaken for you? Or shall the rock be removed from its place? – NKJV
You are only hurting yourself with your anger. Will the earth be deserted because you are angry? Will God move mountains to satisfy you? – GNB
Repay no one evil for evil. Have regard for good things in the sight of all men. Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather give place to wrath; for it written “Vengeance in Mine, I will repay”, says the Lord. – NKJV
Never pay back evil for evil. Do things in such a way that everyone can see you are honest clear through. – TLB
…. Who, when He was reviled, did not revile in return; when He suffered, He did not threaten, but committed Himself to Him who judges righteously; – NKJV
…. never answered back when insulted; when he suffered he did not threaten to get even; he left his case in the hands of God who always judges fairly. – TLB
…looking diligently lest anyone fall short of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up cause trouble, and by this many become defiled; – NKJV
“…Let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think…” – Romans 12:26
Just as He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love, NKJV
Long ago, even before he made the world, God chose us to be his very own, through what Christ would do for us;
he decided then to make us holy in his eyes, without a single fault – we who stand before him covered with his love. – TLB
“If you would prepare your heart, and stretch out your hands toward Him; if iniquity were in your hand, and you put it far away, and would not let wickedness dwell in your tents;then surely you could lift up your face with out spot;yes,you could be steadfast,and not fear; because you would forget your misery, and remember it as waters that have passed away, – NKJV
Put your heart right, Job. Reach out to God. Put away evil and wrong from your home. Then face the world again, firm and courageous.
Then all your troubles will fade from your memory like floods that are past and remembered no more. – GNB and your eyelids look right before you. – NKJV
Look straight ahead with honest confidence; don’t hang your head in shame. – GNB
…and that He was buried, and that He rose again the third day Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away, behold, all things have become new.–NKJV
When someone becomes a Christian he becomes a brand new person inside. He is not the same any more. A new life has begun!-TLB
O God, You are more awesome than Your holy places The God of Israel is He who gives strength and power to His people. Blessed Be God! – Psalm 68:35
The Sovereign Lord, the Holy One of Israel, says to the people,
“Come back and quietly trust in me.
Then you will be strong and secure.” But you refuse to do it.
Blessed is the man who endures temptation; for when he has been approved, he will receive the crown of life which the Lord has promised to those who love Him.