Bible Verses About Protecting Your Family
The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and delivers them.
I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.
1 Corinthians 10:24
Let no one seek his own good, but the good of his neighbor.
If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.
Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander be put away from you, along with all malice.
And the effect of righteousness will be peace, and the result of righteousness, quietness and trust forever.
The vexation of a fool is known at once, but the prudent ignores an insult.
Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
For the drunkard and the glutton will come to poverty, and slumber will clothe them with rags.
Lift up your heads, O gates! And be lifted up, O ancient doors, that the King of glory may come in. Who is this King of glory? The Lord, strong and mighty, the Lord, mighty in battle! Lift up your heads, O gates! And lift them up, O ancient doors, that the King of glory may come in. Who is this King of glory? The Lord of hosts, he is the King of glory! Selah
Does a spring pour forth from the same opening both fresh and salt water?
2 Corinthians 7:1
Since we have these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from every defilement of body and spirit, bringing holiness to completion in the fear of God.
He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?
A Song of Ascents. Those who trust in the Lord are like Mount Zion, which cannot be moved, but abides forever. As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the Lord surrounds his people, from this time forth and forevermore.
He drove out the man, and at the east of the garden of Eden he placed the cherubim and a flaming sword that turned every way to guard the way to the tree of life.
1 Peter 4:3
For the time that is past suffices for doing what the Gentiles want to do, living in sensuality, passions, drunkenness, orgies, drinking parties, and lawless idolatry.
I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
Sanctify them in the truth; your word is truth.
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will flourish like a green leaf.
1 John 4:9
In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him.
Because you have made the Lord your dwelling place— the Most High, who is my refuge— no evil shall be allowed to befall you, no plague come near your tent. For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways.
My people will abide in a peaceful habitation, in secure dwellings, and in quiet resting places.
Then I will encamp at my house as a guard, so that none shall march to and fro; no oppressor shall again march over them, for now I see with my own eyes.
2 Timothy 3:17
That the man of God may be competent, equipped for every good work.
Even as he chose us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and blameless before him. In love
Brothers, if anyone is caught in any transgression, you who are spiritual should restore him in a spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted.
An evildoer listens to wicked lips, and a liar gives ear to a mischievous tongue.
2 Timothy 3:15
And how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
1 Timothy 4:6
If you put these things before the brothers, you will be a good servant of Christ Jesus, being trained in the words of the faith and of the good doctrine that you have followed.
1 Corinthians 11:1
Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ.
Jesus answered, “The most important is, ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,
Then Jesus told his disciples, “If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
Without counsel plans fail, but with many advisers they succeed.
1 Corinthians 12:28
And God has appointed in the church first apostles, second prophets, third teachers, then miracles, then gifts of healing, helping, administrating, and various kinds of tongues.
1 Corinthians 10:31
So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Desire without knowledge is not good, and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.
The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied.
Let a righteous man strike me—it is a kindness; let him rebuke me—it is oil for my head; let my head not refuse it. Yet my prayer is continually against their evil deeds.
1 Corinthians 6:10
Nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
If you love me, you will keep my commandments.
The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound;
And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?” Then I said, “Here am I! Send me.”
1 Corinthians 12:18
But as it is, God arranged the members in the body, each one of them, as he chose.
To proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all who mourn;
Like a sparrow in its flitting, like a swallow in its flying, a curse that is causeless does not alight.
Whoever is slack in his work is a brother to him who destroys.
Moreover, look for able men from all the people, men who fear God, who are trustworthy and hate a bribe, and place such men over the people as chiefs of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties, and of tens.