20 Bible Verses about Growing Up
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The child grew and was weaned, and Abraham made a great feast on the day that Isaac was weaned.
When the boys grew up, Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the field, but Jacob was a peaceful man, living in tents.
The child grew, and she brought him to Pharaoh’s daughter and he became her son. And she named him Moses, and said, “Because I drew him out of the water.”
Now it came about in those days, when Moses had grown up, that he went out to his brethren and looked on their hard labors; and he saw an Egyptian beating a Hebrew, one of his brethren.
Then the woman gave birth to a son and named him Samson; and the child grew up and the Lord blessed him.
would you therefore wait until they were grown? Would you therefore refrain from marrying? No, my daughters; for it is harder for me than for you, for the hand of the Lord has gone forth against me.”
Then Judah said to his daughter-in-law Tamar, “Remain a widow in your father’s house until my son Shelah grows up”; for he thought, “I am afraid that he too may die like his brothers.” So Tamar went and lived in her father’s house.
So she removed her widow’s garments and covered herself with a veil, and wrapped herself, and sat in the gateway of Enaim, which is on the road to Timnah; for she saw that Shelah had grown up, and she had not been given to him as a wife.
For He grew up before Him like a tender shoot,
And like a root out of parched ground;
He has no stately form or majesty
That we should look upon Him,
Nor appearance that we should be attracted to Him.
I made you numerous like plants of the field. Then you grew up, became tall and reached the age for fine ornaments; your breasts were formed and your hair had grown. Yet you were naked and bare.
“Their offspring become strong, they grow up in the open field;
They leave and do not return to them.
Out of one of them came forth a rather small horn which grew exceedingly great toward the south, toward the east, and toward the Beautiful Land.
God was with the lad, and he grew; and he lived in the wilderness and became an archer.
The Lord visited Hannah; and she conceived and gave birth to three sons and two daughters. And the boy Samuel grew before the Lord.
Now the boy Samuel was growing in stature and in favor both with the Lord and with men.
Thus Samuel grew and the Lord was with him and let none of his words fail.
And the child continued to grow and to become strong in spirit, and he lived in the deserts until the day of his public appearance to Israel.
The Child continued to grow and become strong, increasing in wisdom; and the grace of God was upon Him.
And Jesus kept increasing in wisdom and stature, and in favor with God and men.
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