Most Relevant Verses
Do not be conformed to this world, but continuously be transformed by the renewing of your minds so that you may be able to determine what God's will is what is proper, pleasing, and perfect.
For "Who has known the mind of the Lord so that he can advise him?" However, we have the mind of the Messiah.
then fill me with joy by having the same attitude, sharing the same love, being united in spirit, and keeping one purpose in mind.
To focus our minds on the human nature leads to death, but to focus our minds on the Spirit leads to life and peace.
Is there anyone who can understand his own thoughts except his own inner spirit? In the same way, no one can know the thoughts of God except God's Spirit.
Have the same attitude among yourselves that was also in the Messiah Jesus:
Furthermore, because they did not think it worthwhile to keep knowing God fully, God delivered them to degraded minds to perform acts that should not be done.
So if we were crazy, it was for God; if we are sane, it is for you.
That is why the mind that focuses on human nature is hostile toward God. It refuses to submit to the authority of God's Law because it is powerless to do so.
But God has revealed those things to us by his Spirit. For the Spirit searches everything, even the deep things of God.
For those who live according to the flesh set their minds on the things of the flesh, but those who live according to the Spirit set their minds on the things of the Spirit.
Live in harmony with each other. Do not be arrogant, but associate with humble people. Do not think that you are wiser than you really are.
but I see in my body a different principle waging war with the Law in my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin that exists in my body.
Many plans occupy the mind of a man, but the LORD's purposes will prevail.
so that with one mind and one voice you might glorify the God and Father of our Lord Jesus, the Messiah.
You who were once alienated with a hostile attitude, doing evil,
You will keep perfectly peaceful the one whose mind remains focused on you, because he remains in you.
For my thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways my ways," declares the LORD.
I am the LORD who searches the heart, who tests the inner depths to give to each person according to what he deserves, according to the fruit of his deeds.
For God did not give us a spirit of timidity but one of power, love, and self-discipline.
A person who isn't spiritual doesn't accept the things of God's Spirit, for they are nonsense to him. He can't understand them because they are spiritually evaluated.
What does this mean? I will pray with my spirit, but I will also pray with my mind. I will sing psalms with my spirit, but I will also sing psalms with my mind.
They are darkened in their understanding and separated from the life of God because of their ignorance and hardness of heart.
The LORD saw that human evil was growing more and more throughout the earth, with every inclination of people's thoughts becoming only evil on a continuous basis.
However, their minds were hardened, for to this day the same veil is still there when they read the old covenant. Only in union with the Messiah is that veil removed.
A person plans his way, but the LORD directs his steps.
"For just as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts.
I saw all of it as the activity of God. Frankly, a human being cannot understand what happens on earth, because however hard a man works to discover it, he will not find out. Despite what he thinks he knows, he will not be able to figure it out.
Keep your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on the earth.
Finally, brothers, goodbye. Keep on growing to maturity. Keep listening to my appeals. Continue agreeing with each other and living in peace. Then the God of love and peace will be with you.
- A New Mind
- Agreeing With One Another
- Bad Thoughts
- Being Different
- Being Unique
- Changing Yourself
- Decision Making
- God Being In Control
- God's Plan
- God's Plan For Us
- God's Thoughts
- Gods Plan
- Heart, Fallen And Redeemed
- Knowing God's Will
- Mind Battles
- Self Image
- Staying Positive
- Thinking Aright