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34 Bible Verses about Competition
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Every man who strives in the games exercises self-control in all things. Now they do it to receive a corruptible crown, but we an incorruptible.
Don't you know that those who run in a race all run, but one receives the prize? Run like that, that you may win.
Some indeed preach Christ even out of envy and strife, and some also out of good will.
For we are not bold to number or compare ourselves with some of those who commend themselves. But they themselves, measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves with themselves, are without understanding.
Now I beg you, brothers, through the name of our Lord, Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing and that there be no divisions among you, but that you be perfected together in the same mind and in the same judgment.
The king loved Esther more than all the women, and she obtained favor and kindness in his sight more than all the virgins; so that he set the royal crown on her head, and made her queen instead of Vashti.
but to those who are self-seeking, and don't obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, will be wrath and indignation,
Let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good works,
In love of the brothers be tenderly affectionate one to another; in honor preferring one another;
For I am afraid that by any means, when I come, I might find you not the way I want to, and that I might be found by you as you don't desire; that by any means there would be strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, factions, slander, whisperings, proud thoughts, riots;
There is one who scatters, and increases yet more. There is one who withholds more than is appropriate, but gains poverty.
"'You shall not take a wife to her sister, to be a rival, to uncover her nakedness, while her sister is yet alive.
Now as for these four youths, God gave them knowledge and skill in all learning and wisdom: and Daniel had understanding in all visions and dreams.
Be strong, and let your heart take courage, all you who hope in Yahweh. By David. A contemplative psalm.
"If anyone comes to me, and doesn't disregard his own father, mother, wife, children, brothers, and sisters, yes, and his own life also, he can't be my disciple.
Yahweh said to the children of Israel, "Didn't I save you from the Egyptians, and from the Amorites, from the children of Ammon, and from the Philistines?
I am the living bread which came down out of heaven. If anyone eats of this bread, he will live forever. Yes, the bread which I will give for the life of the world is my flesh."
Topics on Competition
- Alternatives To Money
- Confidence And Self Esteem
- Courage And Strength
- Crowns, Spiritual Use
- Fake Friends
- Fast Runners
- Fighting One Another
- Finishing Strong
- Games, Spiritual
- Hard Work And Perseverance
- Holy Ambition
- Keeping Man's Word
- Leisure, And Pastimes
- Not Giving Up
- Preaching Christ
- Reward For Works
- Self Discipline
- Self Esteem
- Spreading The Gospel
- The Christian Race
- Those Who Envied