Being Devoted to God

Most Relevant Verses

1 Kings 8:61

and that your heart may be perfect with Jehovah our God, to walk in his statutes and to keep his commandments, as at this day.

1 Corinthians 7:35

But I say this for your own profit; not that I may set a snare before you, but for what is seemly, and waiting on the Lord without distraction.

Matthew 15:5

But ye say, Whosoever shall say to his father or mother, It is a gift, whatsoever it be by which received from me thou wouldest be profited:

1 Chronicles 22:19

Now set your heart and your soul to seek Jehovah your God; and arise and build the sanctuary of Jehovah Elohim, to bring the ark of the covenant of Jehovah, and the vessels of the sanctuary of God into the house that is to be built unto the name of Jehovah.

Psalm 145:1

{A Psalm of praise. Of David.} I will extol thee, my God, O King, and I will bless thy name for ever and ever.

1 Samuel 1:28

And also I have lent him to Jehovah: all the days that he lives, he is lent to Jehovah. And he worshipped Jehovah there.

1 Corinthians 16:15

But I beseech you, brethren, (ye know the house of Stephanas, that it is the first-fruits of Achaia, and they have devoted themselves to the saints for service,)

1 Corinthians 7:22

For the bondman that is called in the Lord is the Lord's freedman; in like manner also the freeman being called is Christ's bondman.

Romans 10:2

For I bear them witness that they have zeal for God, but not according to knowledge.

1 Kings 11:4

And it came to pass when Solomon was old, that his wives turned away his heart after other gods; and his heart was not perfect with Jehovah his God, as the heart of David his father.

Mark 7:11

But ye say, If a man say to his father or his mother, It is corban (that is, gift), whatsoever thou mightest have profit from me by ...

2 Chronicles 16:9

For the eyes of Jehovah run to and fro through the whole earth, to shew himself strong in the behalf of those whose heart is perfect toward him. Herein thou hast done foolishly; for from henceforth thou shalt have wars.

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Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Giving up all for Christ

Matthew 19:28-29

And Jesus said to them, Verily I say unto you, That ye who have followed me, in the regeneration when the Son of man shall sit down upon his throne of glory, ye also shall sit on twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel. And every one who has left houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name's sake, shall receive a hundredfold, and shall inherit life eternal.

Being Devoted to God » Should be » With our spirit

1 Peter 4:6

For to this end were the glad tidings preached to the dead also, that they might be judged, as regards men, after the flesh, but live, as regards God, after the Spirit.

Being Devoted to God » Should be » With our bodies

Being Devoted to God » Should be » In life and death

Philippians 1:20

according to my earnest expectation and hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but in all boldness, as always, now also Christ shall be magnified in my body whether by life or by death.

Romans 14:8

For both if we should live, it is to the Lord we live; and if we should die, it is to the Lord we die: both if we should live then, and if we should die, we are the Lord's.

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Serving God

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Loving God

Being Devoted to God » Should be » With our members

Romans 6:12-13

Let not sin therefore reign in your mortal body to obey its lusts. Neither yield your members instruments of unrighteousness to sin, but yield yourselves to God as alive from among the dead, and your members instruments of righteousness to God.

Being Devoted to God » Should be » With our substance

Exodus 22:29

Thou shalt not delay the fulness of thy threshing-floor and the outflow of thy winepress. The firstborn of thy sons shalt thou give unto me.

Being Devoted to God » Should be » Unreserved

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » Our redemption

1 Corinthians 6:19-20

Do ye not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit which is in you, which ye have of God; and ye are not your own? for ye have been bought with a price: glorify now then God in your body.

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Walking worthy of God

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » The call of God

Being Devoted to God » Should be » Persevering

Luke 1:74

to give us, that, saved out of the hand of our enemies, we should serve him without fear

Being Devoted to God » Christ, an example of

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Doing all to God's glory

Being Devoted to God » Exemplified » Timothy

Philippians 2:19-22

But I hope in the Lord Jesus to send Timotheus to you shortly, that I also may be refreshed, knowing how ye get on. For I have no one like-minded who will care with genuine feeling how ye get on. For all seek their own things, not the things of Jesus Christ. read more.
But ye know the proof of him, that, as a child a father, he has served with me in the work of the glad tidings.

Being Devoted to God » Should be » Abounding

1 Thessalonians 4:1

For the rest, then, brethren, we beg you and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, even as ye have received from us how ye ought to walk and please God, even as ye also do walk, that ye would abound still more.

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Living to Christ

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » The death of Christ

Being Devoted to God » Exemplified » Epaphroditus

Philippians 2:30

because for the sake of the work he drew near even to death, venturing his life that he might fill up what lacked in your ministration toward me.

Being Devoted to God » Exemplified » Paul

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Want of, condemned

Revelation 3:16

Thus because thou art lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I am about to spue thee out of my mouth.

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » God, Goodness of

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » Our preservation

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » The mercies of God

Being Devoted to God » Grounded upon » Our creation

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Bearing the cross

Being Devoted to God » Should be exhibited in » Self-denial

Being Devoted to God » A characteristic of saints

Job 23:12

Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have laid up the words of his mouth more than the purpose of my own heart.

Being Devoted to God » Exemplified » Joanna, &c

Luke 8:3

and Joanna, wife of Chuza, Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others, who ministered to him of their substance.

the Burnt offering » Illustrative of » Being Devoted to God

Decision » Being Devoted to God » Exemplified » Joshua

Joshua 24:15

And if it seem evil unto you to serve Jehovah, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods whom your fathers that were on the other side of the river served, or the gods of the Amorite, in whose land ye dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve Jehovah.