The bible is filled with incredible teachings, lessons, words of advice, and so much more that we can use in order to get closer to our creator and Savior. However it sometimes seems that some bible scriptures are more prominently heard today than others. This could possibly be because of the times that were in, the types of common struggles we have or because they are powerful verses that help to build our faith, and spiritual strength. Below are 10 of the most popular scriptures from the bible, I trust that these will encourage you and will help to strengthen your faith in Christ Jesus:
1. John 3:16 – “For God loved the world so much that He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life”
2. Galatians 5:22,23- “But the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. There is no law against these things!
3. Proverbs 3:5 -”Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding in all things acknowledge Him in all you do and He will direct your paths.
4. Matthew 28:19,20- “Therefore go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey all the commands I have given you. And be sure of this: I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”
5. John 10:10 – “The thief’s purpose is to steal, kill and destroy. My purpose is to give them a rich and satisfying life.”
6. Romans 3:23,24- “For everyone has sinned; we all fall short of God’s glorious standard. Yet God, with undeserved kindness, declares that we are righteous. He did this through Christ Jesus when he freed us from the penalty for our sins.
7. Matthew 6:33 -”Seek the Kingdom of God above all else, and live righteously, and He will give you everything you need.”
8. Philippians 4:13- “I can do all things through Christ Jesus who strengthens me.”
9. Genesis 1:1- “In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.”
10 Psalms 37:4- “Take delight in the Lord, and He will give you the desires of your heart.”
These 10 popular scriptures from the bible are just one or two verses each and can be further read to gather a greater understanding of what each scripture is talking about. I challenge you to read the entire chapter of each of these scriptures from the bible above I believe that you will be greatly encouraged and blessed.