Most Relevant Verses
And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.
No soldier in active service entangles himself in the affairs of everyday life, so that he may please the one who enlisted him as a soldier.
"For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
You adulteresses, do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
"And the one on whom seed was sown among the thorns, this is the man who hears the word, and the worry of the world and the deceitfulness of wealth choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
"The seed which fell among the thorns, these are the ones who have heard, and as they go on their way they are choked with worries and riches and pleasures of this life, and bring no fruit to maturity.
Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth.
Do not love the world nor the things in the world If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
- Avoid (52 instances)
- Attitudes, Of Christians To The World
- Bad Influence
- Care, Worldly
- Commitment, to the world
- Controlling Your Thoughts
- Divided Hearts
- Do Not Be Anxious
- Gospel, Responses To
- Great Things
- Hearing God's Word
- Knowing God's Will
- Love, Abuse Of
- Love, Nature Of
- Materialism, As An Aspect Of Sin
- Maturity, Spiritual
- Pleasing Men
- Rich, The
- Riches, Dangers Of
- Satisfied With Riches
- Social duties
- Society, Positive Aspects Of
- Spiritual Warfare, Enemies In