Most Relevant Verses
(but if a man does not know how to manage his own household, how will he take care of the church of God?),
A friend loves at all times, And a brother is born for adversity.
But resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same experiences of suffering are being accomplished by your brethren who are in the world.
Does any one of you, when he has a case against his neighbor, dare to go to law before the unrighteous and not before the saints?
But if you marry, you have not sinned; and if a virgin marries, she has not sinned. Yet such will have trouble in this life, and I am trying to spare you.
Do not forsake your own friend or your father's friend, And do not go to your brother's house in the day of your calamity; Better is a neighbor who is near than a brother far away.
They will not be ashamed in the time of evil, And in the days of famine they will have abundance.
Do not trust in a neighbor; Do not have confidence in a friend. From her who lies in your bosom Guard your lips.
A foolish son is a grief to his father And bitterness to her who bore him.
For the love of money is a root of all sorts of evil, and some by longing for it have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many griefs.
The LORD restored the fortunes of Job when he prayed for his friends, and the LORD increased all that Job had twofold.
but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how he may please his wife,
In the day of prosperity be happy, But in the day of adversity consider-- God has made the one as well as the other So that man will not discover anything that will be after him.
"Because he who is blessed in the earth Will be blessed by the God of truth; And he who swears in the earth Will swear by the God of truth; Because the former troubles are forgotten, And because they are hidden from My sight!
casting all your anxiety on Him, because He cares for you.
Moreover David was greatly distressed because the people spoke of stoning him, for all the people were embittered, each one because of his sons and his daughters But David strengthened himself in the LORD his God.
O My people! Their oppressors are children, And women rule over them O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray And confuse the direction of your paths.
The LORD blessed the latter days of Job more than his beginning; and he had 14,000 sheep and 6,000 camels and 1,000 yoke of oxen and 1,000 female donkeys.
who comforts us in all our affliction so that we will be able to comfort those who are in any affliction with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
Then Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, "You have brought trouble on me by making me odious among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites; and my men being few in number, they will gather together against me and attack me and I will be destroyed, I and my household."
Now there was a famine in the days of David for three years, year after year; and David sought the presence of the LORD. And the LORD said, "It is for Saul and his bloody house, because he put the Gibeonites to death."
do not merely look out for your own personal interests, but also for the interests of others.
I will say to the LORD, "My refuge and my fortress, My God, in whom I trust!"
"You look for much, but behold, it comes to little; when you bring it home, I blow it away Why?" declares the LORD of hosts, "Because of My house which lies desolate, while each of you runs to his own house.
leave your offering there before the altar and go; first be reconciled to your brother, and then come and present your offering.
"You will be hated by all because of My name, but it is the one who has endured to the end who will be saved.
So Jacob said to Pharaoh, "The years of my sojourning are one hundred and thirty; few and unpleasant have been the years of my life, nor have they attained the years that my fathers lived during the days of their sojourning."
- Best Friends
- Encouraging Others
- Family And Friends
- Family Conflict
- Family First
- Family Love
- Family Strength
- Friendship And Love
- Friendship Kjv
- Getting Through Hard Times
- Hard Times
- Parents Being Wrong
- Relationship Troubles