13 Bible Verses about Submission To God's Will
Most Relevant Verses
I want to do what pleases you, my God. Your law dominates my thoughts."
Teach me to do what pleases you, for you are my God. May your kind presence lead me into a level land.
may your kingdom come, may your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother."
He went away a second time and prayed, "My Father, if this cup cannot be taken away unless I drink it, your will must be done."
I can do nothing on my own initiative. Just as I hear, I judge, and my judgment is just, because I do not seek my own will, but the will of the one who sent me.
If anyone wants to do God's will, he will know about my teaching, whether it is from God or whether I speak from my own authority.
Because he could not be persuaded, we said no more except, "The Lord's will be done."
Do not be conformed to this present world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may test and approve what is the will of God -- what is good and well-pleasing and perfect.
not like those who do their work only when someone is watching -- as people-pleasers -- but as slaves of Christ doing the will of God from the heart.
equip you with every good thing to do his will, working in us what is pleasing before him through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory forever. Amen.
You ought to say instead, "If the Lord is willing, then we will live and do this or that."
And the world is passing away with all its desires, but the person who does the will of God remains forever.