Taking Care Of Your Body
Most Relevant Verses
"And who of you by being worried can add a single hour to his life?
(but if a man does not know how to manage his own household, how will he take care of the church of God?),
that each of you know how to possess his own vessel in sanctification and honor,
"Look at the birds of the air, that they do not sow, nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not worth much more than they?
"For this reason I say to you, do not be worried about your life, as to what you will eat or what you will drink; nor for your body, as to what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
"And why are you worried about clothing? Observe how the lilies of the field grow; they do not toil nor do they spin,
"Do not worry then, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear for clothing?'
for bodily discipline is only of little profit, but godliness is profitable for all things, since it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.
Food is for the stomach and the stomach is for food, but God will do away with both of them Yet the body is not for immorality, but for the Lord, and the Lord is for the body.
So, remove grief and anger from your heart and put away pain from your body, because childhood and the prime of life are fleeting.
shepherd the flock of God among you, exercising oversight not under compulsion, but voluntarily, according to the will of God; and not for sordid gain, but with eagerness;
Guard, through the Holy Spirit who dwells in us, the treasure which has been entrusted to you.
For just as we have many members in one body and all the members do not have the same function,
"But when they hand you over, do not worry about how or what you are to say; for it will be given you in that hour what you are to say.
And He said to His disciples, "For this reason I say to you, do not worry about your life, as to what you will eat; nor for your body, as to what you will put on.
"But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
"But if God so clothes the grass of the field, which is alive today and tomorrow is thrown into the furnace, will He not much more clothe you? You of little faith!
So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who are of the household of the faith.
Then the LORD God took the man and put him into the garden of Eden to cultivate it and keep it.
And if one member suffers, all the members suffer with it; if one member is honored, all the members rejoice with it.
Watch over your heart with all diligence, For from it flow the springs of life.
But take care that this liberty of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.
and his interests are divided. The woman who is unmarried, and the virgin, is concerned about the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in body and spirit; but one who is married is concerned about the things of the world, how she may please her husband.
No longer drink water exclusively, but use a little wine for the sake of your stomach and your frequent ailments.
and do not go on presenting the members of your body to sin as instruments of unrighteousness; but present yourselves to God as those alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness to God.
"Do not fear those who kill the body but are unable to kill the soul; but rather fear Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
"Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God which He purchased with His own blood.
and those members of the body which we deem less honorable, on these we bestow more abundant honor, and our less presentable members become much more presentable,
The husband must fulfill his duty to his wife, and likewise also the wife to her husband.
Remember the prisoners, as though in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated, since you yourselves also are in the body.
"Since the LORD your God walks in the midst of your camp to deliver you and to defeat your enemies before you, therefore your camp must be holy; and He must not see anything indecent among you or He will turn away from you.
But put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh in regard to its lusts.
After these things Joseph of Arimathea, being a disciple of Jesus, but a secret one for fear of the Jews, asked Pilate that he might take away the body of Jesus; and Pilate granted permission. So he came and took away His body.
and one of you says to them, "Go in peace, be warmed and be filled," and yet you do not give them what is necessary for their body, what use is that?
- Anxiety And Fear
- Anxiety And Stress
- Do Not Be Anxious
- Family First
- Fear And Worry
- Great Things
- Instruction About Clothes
- Living Souls
- Not Worrying
- Provision For The Body
- Putting God First
- Serving The Church
- Social duties
- Taking Care Of The Earth
- The Body
- The church
- Trusting God And Not Worrying
- Worry And Stress