Natural Life

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Genesis 2:9

And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is desirable to the sight and good for food, the tree of life also in the midst of the garden and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.

Proverbs 3:22

so shall they be life unto thy soul and grace to thy neck.

Ecclesiastes 3:19

For that which befalls the sons of men befalls beasts; even one thing befalls them: as the one dies, so dies the other; and they all have one breath; so that a man has no more breath than a beast: for all is vanity.

Romans 6:19

I speak a human thing because of the weakness of our flesh: that as ye presented your members to serve uncleanness and iniquity unto iniquity, likewise now present your members to serve righteousness unto holiness.

Jude 1:19

These are those who make divisions, and are as animals, not having the Spirit.

John 14:19

Yet a little while, and the world shall see me no more, but ye shall see me; because I live, ye shall live also.

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natural Life » Should be laid down, if necessary, for Christ

natural Life » Cares and pleasures of, dangerous

natural Life » The wicked have their portion of good, during

Luke 16:25

But Abraham said, Son, remember that thou in thy lifetime didst receive thy good things, and likewise Lazarus evil things; but now he is comforted here, and thou art tormented.

Psalm 17:14

from men, with thy hand, O LORD, from men of the world, who have their portion in this life and whose belly thou dost fill with thy provision: they satisfy their sons and leave the rest to their family.

Luke 6:24

But woe unto you that are rich! for ye have received your consolation.

natural Life » Of saints, specially protected by God

1 Peter 3:13

And who is he that can harm you, if ye are followers of that which is good?

natural Life » Shortness of, should lead to spiritual improvement

Deuteronomy 32:29

O that they were wise, if they were prudent, they would understand their latter end!

natural Life » Should be spent in » Living unto God

natural Life » Forfeited by sin

Genesis 3:17-19

And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife and hast eaten of the tree of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it, cursed shall be the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life; thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the grass of the field; in the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread until thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken, for dust thou art, and unto dust shalt thou return.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Peace

natural Life » Obedience to parents, tends to prolong

Proverbs 4:10

Hear, O my son, and receive my words, and the years of thy life shall be multiplied.

natural Life » Miraculously restored by Christ

Matthew 9:18

While he spoke these things unto them, behold, a certain ruler came and worshipped him, saying, My daughter is even now dead; but come and lay thy hand upon her, and she shall live.

natural Life » Saints have true enjoyment of

natural Life » Sometimes prolonged, in answer to prayer

Isaiah 38:2-5

Then Hezekiah turned his face toward the wall and prayed unto the LORD, And said, Remember now, O LORD, I beseech thee, how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept sore. Then came the word of the LORD to Isaiah, saying, read more.
Go and say to Hezekiah, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer; I have seen thy tears behold, I will add unto thy days fifteen years.

natural Life » Should be taken all due care of

Matthew 10:23

But when they persecute you in this city, flee ye into another, for verily I say unto you, Ye shall not have gone over the cities of Israel until the Son of man be come.

Acts 27:34

Therefore I pray you to take some food, for this is for your salvation and health, for there shall not one hair fall from the head of any of you.

natural Life » Should be laid down, if necessary, for the brethren

Romans 16:4

(who have for my life laid down their own necks; unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the congregations of the Gentiles);

natural Life » God is the author of

natural Life » Is in the hand of God

Daniel 5:23

but hast lifted up thyself against the Lord of heaven; and they have brought the vessels of his house before thee, and thou and thy princes, thy wives and thy concubines, have drunk wine in them; furthermore, thou hast praised gods of silver and of gold, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone, which do not see, nor hear, nor know; and the God in whose hand is thy soul and whose are all thy ways, thou hast never honoured.

natural Life » God preserves

Psalm 66:9

It is he who placed our soul into life and did not suffer our feet to slip.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The preservation of

John 2:6

And there were set there six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.

natural Life » Described as » Short

natural Life » Of the wicked, not specially protected by God

Psalm 78:50

He made a way to his anger; he did not spare their soul from death but gave their life over to the pestilence

Job 36:6

He shall not give life to the wicked; but to the poor he shall give their right.

natural Life » The value of

Job 2:4

And Satan answered the LORD and said, Skin for skin, all that a man has he will give for his life.

natural Life » Should be spent in » Doing good

Ecclesiastes 3:12

I have learned that there is nothing better for them, but to rejoice and to do good in his life.

natural Life » Is compared to » A shadow

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what is good for man in this life, all the days of the life of his vanity which he causes to be as a shadow? for who shall teach the man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » Described as » Limited

Job 7:1

Man certainly has an appointed amount of time upon earth, and his days are like the days of a hireling.

natural Life » Described as » Vain

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what is good for man in this life, all the days of the life of his vanity which he causes to be as a shadow? for who shall teach the man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » Obedience to God, tends to prolong

Deuteronomy 30:20

that thou may love the LORD thy God and that thou may hear his voice and that thou may cleave unto him; for he is thy life and the length of thy days that thou may dwell in the land which the LORD swore unto thy fathers, to Abraham to Isaac and to Jacob, to give them.

natural Life » We know not what is good for us in

Ecclesiastes 6:12

For who knows what is good for man in this life, all the days of the life of his vanity which he causes to be as a shadow? for who shall teach the man what shall be after him under the sun?

natural Life » The dissatisfied despise

Ecclesiastes 2:17

Therefore I hated life because every work that is wrought under the sun was grievous unto me; for all was vanity and vexation of spirit.

natural Life » Sometimes judicially shortened

1 Samuel 2:32-33

And thou shalt see a competitor in my tabernacle in all the things in which I shall do good unto Israel, and there shall not be an old man in thy house for ever. I shall not totally cut off all thy men from my altar to consume thine eyes and to grieve thy soul, and all the increase of thy house shall die as young men.

natural Life » Is compared to » Water spilt on the ground

2 Samuel 14:14

For it is certain that we die and are as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither does God respect any person; yet he does devise means that his outcasts not be expelled from him.

natural Life » Be thankful for » The supply of its wants

natural Life » Described as » Uncertain

James 4:13-15

Come now, ye that say, Today and tomorrow we will go into such a city and continue there a year and buy and sell and get gain; and ye do not know what shall be tomorrow. For what is your life? Certainly it is a vapour that appears for a little time and then vanishes away. Ye ought to say instead, If the Lord wills, and if we live, we shall do this or that.

natural Life » Preserved by discretion

natural Life » Should be spent in » The fear of God

natural Life » Is compared to » A thread cut by the weaver

Isaiah 38:12

My dwelling place has been moved and is removed from me as a shepherd's tent; he has cut off my life like a weaver: he has cut me off with sickness: between the day and the night thou shalt consume me.

natural Life » Is compared to » A shepherd's tent removed

Isaiah 38:18

For the grave shall not confess thee, nor shall death praise thee; nor shall those that go down into the pit wait for thy truth.

natural Life » Is compared to » A pilgrimage

Genesis 47:9

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are one hundred and thirty years; few and evil have the days of the years of my life been and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

natural Life » Is compared to » Grass

natural Life » Be not over-anxious to provide for its wants

natural Life » Of others, not to be taken away

natural Life » Is compared to » A dream

Psalm 73:20

As the dream of one who awakes; so, O Lord, when thou shalt rise up, thou shalt despise their appearances.

natural Life » Is compared to » A hand-breadth

Psalm 39:5

Behold, thou hast made my days as a handbreadth, and my age is as nothing before thee; verily every man that lives is altogether vanity. Selah.

natural Life » Is compared to » A tale told

Psalm 90:9

For all our days decline because of thy wrath; we end our years according to the word.

natural Life » Is compared to » A vapor

natural Life » Is compared to » A sleep

Psalm 90:5

Thou dost cause them to pass by as the waters of a river; they are as a dream, which is strong in the morning like grass.

natural Life » The enjoyment of, consists not in abundance of possessions

natural Life » God's loving-kindness better than

natural Life » Should be spent in » The service of God

Luke 1:75

in holiness and righteousness before him all the days of our life.

natural Life » Is compared to » An eagle hasting to the prey

Job 9:26

They are passed away as the ships of Ebeh as the eagle that throws himself on the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift post

Job 9:25

Now my days are swifter than a post; they fled away, they never saw good.

natural Life » Is compared to » A swift ship

Job 9:26

They are passed away as the ships of Ebeh as the eagle that throws himself on the prey.

natural Life » Is compared to » A flower

Job 14:2

He comes forth like an open flower and is cut down; he flees as a shadow and does not remain.

natural Life » Described as » Full of trouble

natural Life » Is compared to » A weaver's shuttle

natural Life » Is compared to » Wind

Job 7:7

Remember thou that my life is wind and that my eyes shall not return to see good.