28 Bible Verses about Reaping What You Sow
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Stop being deceived; God is not to be ridiculed. A person harvests whatever he plants:
The person who sows through human means will harvest decay from human means, but the person who sows in the Spirit will harvest eternal life from the Spirit.
Let's not get tired of doing what is good, for at the right time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.
Sow in righteousness in your own interest, reap in gracious love, break up your own unprepared ground; It is now time to inquire of the LORD, until he comes to pour out righteousness for you.
"And this will be your sign, Hezekiah: Eat this year what grows on its own, and in the second year what springs from that. But in the third year sow, reap, plant vineyards, and eat their fruit.
"Because they sow the wind, they will reap the wind storm. The plant has no stalk and its bud yields no grain. Even if there's a harvest, foreigners will gobble it up.
It's been my experience that those who plow the soil of iniquity and those who sow the seed of trouble will reap their harvest!
"Then the one who had received one talent came forward and said, "Master, I knew that you were a hard man, harvesting where you haven't planted and gathering where you haven't scattered any seed.
The king told him, "I will judge you by your own words, you evil servant! You knew, did you, that I was a hard man, and that I withdraw what I didn't deposit and harvest what I didn't plant?
Sow your seed in the morning, and don't stop working until evening, since you don't know which of your endeavors will do well, whether this one or that, or even if both will do equally well.
You'll plant, but you won't reap. You'll crush the olive harvest, but you'll have no oil to anoint yourself. You'll tread out the grapes, but you'll never drink wine.
And a harvest of righteousness is grown from the seed of peace planted by peacemakers.
Now he who supplies seed to the farmer and bread to eat will also supply you with seed and multiply it and enlarge the harvest that results from your righteousness.
Consider the crows. They don't plant or harvest, they don't even have a storeroom or barn, yet God feeds them. How much more valuable are you than birds!
From Thematic Bible
"Tell the righteous that things will go well, because they will enjoy the fruit of their actions." "How terrible it will be for the wicked! Disaster is headed their way, because what they did with their hand will be repaid to them.
Sow in righteousness in your own interest, reap in gracious love, break up your own unprepared ground; It is now time to inquire of the LORD, until he comes to pour out righteousness for you. You have plowed evil; you have reaped unrighteousness; you have eaten the fruit of hypocrisy; because you trusted in your own direction, and in the number of your mighty forces.
"Indeed, the Day of the Lord approaches all nations. As you have done it will be done to you your deeds will return to haunt you! so will all nations drink from the cup of my wrath perpetually. Just as you have drunk from the cup of my wrath upon my holy mountain, They will drink, they will gulp it down, and they will be as if they had never existed!
Stop being deceived; God is not to be ridiculed. A person harvests whatever he plants: The person who sows through human means will harvest decay from human means, but the person who sows in the Spirit will harvest eternal life from the Spirit.
because you know that everyone will receive a reward from the Lord for whatever good he has done, whether he is a slave or free.
Topics on Reaping What You Sow
- Abusive Parents
- Agriculture, Qualities Needed
- Avoiding Deceit
- Being Deceived
- Deceiving Oneself
- Destruction Of Plants
- Entering Life
- False Confidence
- Flesh As The Sinful Nature
- Fruits Of Sin
- Grace, And Holy Spirit
- Heavenly Rewards
- Hell, As An Experience
- Living For The Material
- Metaphorical Ploughing
- Nature Decaying
- Not Reaping What You Sow
- Not Sowing
- Paul, Teaching Of
- Planting Seeds
- Pleasing God
- Possessions Decaying
- Promise Of Heaven
- Punishment, According To Deeds
- Reward, Divine
- Sin Clings To The Sinner
- Sowing And Reaping
- Sowing Good
- Sowing Seeds
- Spiritual life
- Stingy People
- Suffering From Foreigners
- The Holy Spirit Giving Life
- The Lust Of The Flesh
- Warnings Against Deception
- Weather, As God's Judgment
- Eternal life, nature of
- Ethics, basis of
- Ethics, incentives towards
- Evil, warnings against
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