Christianity and the Baha’i Faith

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Christianity and the Baha’i Faith Christianity : Are Baha’is Christians? Yes – Baha’is love and revere Christ and His teachings. The Baha’i Writings testify that “To be a Christian is to embody every excellence there is.” Love, compassion, honesty, truthfulness, kindness, patience, integrity, and humility – those qualities make up just a few of these many excellences. The Baha’i teachings also proclaim the reverence with which Baha’is view our Lord Jesus Christ: Know thou that when the Son of Man yielded up His breath to God, the whole creation wept…

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Basic Christian Life

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Basic Christian Life Christian : As disciples of Jesus Christ, we want to live the Christian life in a way which pleases Jesus. Someone has said, “The Christian life is not difficult, it is impossible.” We cannot live pleasing to God on our own strength. A supernatural life must be lived by the power of the supernatural Holy Spirit. However, living a supernatural, God-pleasing life does not mean throwing our brains out the window! We have to study and learn what it is that pleases God and then cooperate with…

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Bible Verses Times Adversity: 15Bible Verses for Times of Adversity

Bible Verses Times Adversity: Bible Verses Times Adversity: We all experience times of adversity in our lifetime. As the saying goes, what doesn’t kill us makes us stronger. Turn to God and His words during times of adversity for strength and comfort. When we put our faith in him, he will help guide us to the path of happiness and peace. 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 8 We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; 9 persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. Proverbs…

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Bible Verses Works: 22 Bible Verses for Labor Day and Work

Bible Verses Works: Bible Verses Works: The beginning of work is from the beginning of time. God Himself worked for six days and rested on the seventh. When God completed creation He called it “very good”. We are created in the image of God and are designed to experience success and fulfillment through hard work! As Christians, we should view our jobs as an opportunity to serve God through perseverance and patience, and serve others through a Christ-like attitude. This collection of Bible verses can be used to reflect on your…

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Bible Verses Kids: 26 Bible Verses for Kids

Bible Verses Kids: Bible Verses Kids: God’s Word encourages us to raise children in the way they should go and when they are old, they will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6. As parents, grandparents, and mentors it’s important for us to help our children learn and understand the promises of God. If we do lead as examples of Jesus Christ and we speak Scriptures of promise but also of warnings to our children, they will know the way to choose. Even when we fail to see God working in…

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Bible Verses Halloween: 14 Bible Verses for Halloween

Bible Verses Halloween: Bible Verses Halloween: What does the Bible have to say about Halloween? Should Christians celebrate this pagan-influenced holiday? These verses will help you examine the issue for yourself before you go trick-or-treating. Deuteronomy 18:9-13 9 When you enter the land the LORD your God is giving you, do not learn to imitate the detestable ways of the nations there. 10 Let no one be found among you who sacrifices their son or daughter in the fire, who practices divination or sorcery, interprets omens, engages in witchcraft, 11 or…

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Bible Verses Grandparents: 13 Bible Verses for Grandparents

Bible Verses Grandparents: Bible Verses Grandparents: Sometimes with older age, it can be saddening to think time is thinning. Let these Bible verses for Grandparents encourage you to rejoice in the lives and memories you helped create, and let them give you comfort in knowing that no matter our age, God’s love and guidance for us will not diminish. Isaiah 46:4-5 4 Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will…

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Bible Verses Birthdays: 16 Bible Verses for Birthdays

Bible Verses Birthdays: Bible Verses Birthdays: Celebrate God’s blessing of life with these Bible verses that are perfect for sending to someone on their birthday. Every life is precious and God has a plan for every baby that is born. The Bible is filled with promises of hope and a future. Take time on your birthday or the birthday of a family member or friend to remember that God is the giver of life and He loves you! Also check out our Birthday Prayers to pray over and share on your…

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Bible Verses Body: 13 Bible Verses about Your Body

Bible Verses Body: Bible Verses Body: Through scripture we know that God values our bodies. Our bodies are said to be a temple of the Holy Spirit, and we are called to take care of and honor God’s temple. God’s words lead use to use our bodies and the gifts He has given us to achieve the will of God. Use these Bible verses for a better understanding. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 19 Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you…

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Bible Verses Work: 17 Bible Verses about Work

Bible Verses Work: Bible Verses Work: Honest hard work- this is something God seeks from all of us. God’s words tell us that working hard, but with faith in mind, can lead to the great things he has planned for us. Use these collection of Bible verses to encourage and motivate you to do the best you can do everyday. Colossians 3:23 23 Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, Psalm 90:17 17 May the favor of the Lord…

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Bible Verses Suicide: 16 Bible Verses About Suicide

Bible Verses Suicide: Bible Verses Suicide: Many people who struggle with suicidal thoughts feel like they are alone. You would be surprised by how much the Bible talks about suicide. There are several helpful examples of those who took their life and many reminders of hope throughout Scripture. Even though these stories from the Bible are of people overwhelmed by fear, guilt, heartache, illness, pride, disillusionment and hopelessness, no where in God’s Word does it indicate that suicide is an unforgivable sin. The Bible is very clear in that the only…

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Bible Verses Success: 14 Bible Verses about Success

Bible Verses Success: Bible Verses Success: Through scripture we know that God wants us to succeed in life. By growing and using our faith & trust in the Lord we can be strengthened to fulfill His will for our lives- this is true success. Use these collection of Bible verses to gain a better understanding of how God defines success, and how we can truly succeed in life. Philippians 4:13 13 I can do all this through him who gives me strength. Psalm 37:4 4 Take delight in the LORD, and…

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Bible Verses Revenge: 23 Bible Verses About Revenge

Bible Verses Revenge: Bible Verses Revenge: The Bible is very clear on our role with seeking revenge. In Romans 12:19, God tells us to never take revenge and to leave it to the Lord. God is the ultimate judge and when we seek revenge, we are taking His place. When we become overwhelmed with what others have done wrong, we become filled with anger and find ourselves focused on hate. God’s love and forgiveness is seen in our ability to love and forgive. Read these Bible verse about revenge to better…

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Bible Verses Respect: 11 Bible Verses about Respect

Bible Verses Respect: Bible Verses Respect: God created all people, and created them differently for reasons and purpose we may not understand. Regardless of how we perceive other people to be, they are God’s creations, and it God’s will for us to show respect to everyone. Use these Bible verses to be reminded why respect is important to show to everyone. Matthew 7:12 12 So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets. Romans 12:10 10 Be…

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Bible Verses Protection: 22 Bible Verses About Protection

Bible Verses Protection: Bible Verses Protection: As humans, we want to see God’s protection as a magic force field that keeps us from all harm. Yes, God has to stop any evil or destruction but we must remember that we live in a fallen world where we have free will and sometimes God works in ways that we do not understand. Sometimes God’s protection comes in the form of peace and strength in the middle of despair. Sometimes God’s protection comes as an ending because he sees something more on the…

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Bible Verses Pride: 27 Bible Verses About Pride

Bible Verses Pride: Bible Verses Pride: We all struggle with pride in life! Sadly, many of us do not realize the potential that waits for us if we just let go of our pride and move forward in God’s plan. In fact, the Bible goes so far as to warn us that God hates the sin of pride and will discipline the proud! Let us not see ourselves as “wise in our own eyes” but let us become humble and willing to learn from God and others! Memorize these Bible verses…

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Bible Verses Thoughts: 17 Bible Verses about Our Thoughts

Bible Verses Thoughts: Bible Verses Thoughts: Sinful thoughts are often something we believers struggle with. Sometimes we have no control as to what thoughts enter our minds, however we are able to take control of these thoughts. God’s Word’s help us to recognize our thoughts for what they really are, and how to act (or not act) upon them. Use these Bible verses to help control your thoughts in a way God encourages us to. Romans 12:2 2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by…

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Bible Verses Identity Christ: 14 Bible Verses about Our Identity in Christ

Bible Verses Identity Christ: Bible Verses Identity Christ: God created humans to have unique characteristics and purpose. However he designed us also to have a commonality of contentment with our lives through His will. We discover our true identity the more closely we are drawn to Him. Use these Bible verses to understand more about our identity in Christ, and how to not lose sight of who we are destined to be. John 1:12 12 Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave…

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Bible Verses Music: 17 Bible Verses about Music

Bible Verses Music: Bible Verses Music: God created us to be instruments with the ability to sing and make music. Music is an important part of worship and praise to God, so it only seems fitting that bible verses about music can be found throughout scripture. Rejoice in the sound through this collection of bible verses about music! Psalm 95:1 1 Come, let us sing for joy to the LORD; let us shout aloud to the Rock of our salvation. Ephesians 5:19 19 speaking to one another with psalms, hymns, and…

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Bible Verses Lust: 10 Bible Verses about Lust

Bible Verses Lust: Bible Verses Lust: Lust is a temptation and an evil that overcomes many of us. It is born of Satan and the flesh. Every single one of us is subject to lust. If we are to overcome it, we must be strong. Use these Bible verses to find out why you should resist lust, and use them to strengthen yourself. Exodus 20:14 14 “You shall not commit adultery. Psalm 101:3 3 I will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do;…

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Bible Verses Knowledge: 10 Bible Verses about Knowledge

Bible Verses Knowledge: Bible Verses Knowledge: Through God’s words we gain an understanding that God is the one who gives the gift of knowledge- that is an understanding or awareness of something. The Lord however, grants knowledge to those who have an honest relationship with him. This collection of bible verses give insights to the value of knowledge and the path to gaining it. Proverbs 2:6 6 For the LORD gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding. Proverbs 1:7 7 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of…

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Bible Verses Jealousy: 14 Bible Verses about Jealousy

Bible Verses Jealousy: Bible Verses Jealousy: Jealousy is a powerful force, that we often need God’s words to help us overcome it. These Bible verses lead us back to the path of patience, faith, and self control. Psalm 143:8-9 8 Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life. 9 Rescue me from my enemies, LORD, for I hide myself in you. 1 Peter 2:9 9 But you…

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Bible Verses Integrity: 13 Bible Verses about Integrity

Bible Verses Integrity: Bible Verses Integrity: All through scripture we can identify the importance of integrity. In the sinful world we live in today, it is obvious that our integrity is imperfect. Perfect integrity can be found in Jesus, and through him we are able to aim towards true integrity for ourselves. Use these Bible verses for a better understanding. Proverbs 11:3 3 The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity. Proverbs 28:6 6 Better the poor whose walk is blameless than the rich…

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Bible Verses Helping Others: 26 Bible Verses About Helping Others

Bible Verses Helping Others: Bible Verses Helping Others: Teaching children the importance of giving to others, whether time, money or energy, is one of the most valuable character traits in a child of God. The Bible is filled with verses and examples of people of all ages helping others. It doesn’t matter if you have a lot to give or a little, it’s the heart that matters! Read these Scriptures about helping others and be encouraged today to go make a difference in someone’s life! You never know how a small…

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Bible Verses Health: 18 Bible Verses about Health

Bible Verses Health: Bible Verses Health: Through scripture, we can find God’s guidance to good health, as it is rated of high importance. These bible verses expose us to God’s rules for good physical, mental, and spiritual health. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 19 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; 20 you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies. 3 John 1:2 2 Dear friend, I pray…

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Bible Verses Hate: 20 Bible Verses About Hate

Bible Verses Hate: Bible Verses Hate: Hatred is a feeling that can be both Godly and sinful depending on what it is that is causing us to hate. The Bible speaks of loving God and hating evil (Psalm 97:10) and hating the assembly of evildoers (Psalm 26:5) and hating falsehood (Psalm 119:116). The more we become like Christ and understand the love of God, the more we will being to hate hypocrisy, godlessness, and evil of the world. However, we are also warned over and over in the Bible of how…

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Bible Verses Happiness: 13 Bible Verses about Happiness

Bible Verses Happiness: Bible Verses Happiness: We all want to be happy, but sometimes trying to find happiness can be a struggle. Often times we search for it in all the wrong places or ways, when the answer is much simpler- God. “Happy are the people whose God is the Lord” Psalm 144:15. The Bible guides us to happiness through God’s Word! Psalm 37:4 4 Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart. Isaiah 12:2 2 Surely God is my salvation; I will trust…

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Bible Verses Greed: 20 Bible Verses About Greed

Bible Verses Greed: Bible Verses Greed: God knows that money is on our mind a lot. So much so that Jesus spoke and taught about money more than he did any other topic! God knows that greed will destroy us. If we become focused on accumulating more wealth, we become focused and driven by greed and are never content. Often, greed opens the door to other sins and we find ourselves falling farther from God and what He has for our lives. We must be careful to protect our hearts and minds…

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Good Friday Bible Verses: Bible Verses About Good Friday

Good Friday Bible Verses: Good Friday Bible Verses: Good Friday is the Friday preceding Easter Sunday and is the day Jesus Christ was crucified on the cross. We can celebrate on Good Friday because Christ’s death was a sacrifice so that we could receive the gift of eternal life. Jesus bore our sins, shame, and burden on the cross. The results changed the course of humanity and what man meant for evil through killing Jesus, God meant for good! Romans 5:6-10 6 You see, at just the right time, when we…

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God’s Will Bible Verses: 18 Bible Verses about God’s Will

God’s Will Bible Verses: God’s Will Bible Verses: God’s will for our lives has reason and purpose. It is through scripture, where we can find meaning and principles discerning God’s will. Use these Bible verses to gain a better understanding. Jeremiah 29:11 11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. 1 Timothy 2:3-4 3 This is good, and pleases God our Savior, 4 who wants all people to be…

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