There are many Bible verses about life however, although it does talk about our “earthly” life and how we should act and conduct ourselves here on earth, the Word of God stresses a lot more importance on eternal life. You see we have been made in the image of God and we do not really belong to this earth, we are only here for a short while and then we will move on to our next life with God up in heaven or our eternal life. You see the reason why God places such importance on telling us and teaching us about eternal life is because He does not want us to face eternal death, something we will face should we choose to reject Him and His Word.
Here are 15 Bible verses about Life that will teach, remind and encourage you about the importance of eternal life.
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.”
John 3:36 “And anyone who believes in God’s Son has eternal life. Anyone who doesn’t obey the Son will never experience eternal life but remains under God’s angry judgment.”
John 5:24 “I tell you the truth, those who listen to my message and believe in God who sent me have eternal life. They will never be condemned for their sins, but they have already passed from death into life.”
John 5:39 “You search the Scriptures because you think they give you eternal life. But the Scriptures point to me!”
John 10:27-30 “My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish. No one can snatch them away from me, for my Father has given them to me, and he is more powerful than anyone else. No one can snatch them from the Father’s hand. The Father and I are one.”
Romans 2:7 “He will give eternal life to those who keep on doing good, seeking after the glory and honor and immortality that God offers.”
Romans 5:21 “So just as sin ruled over all people and brought them to death, now God’s wonderful grace rules instead, giving us right standing with God and resulting in eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.”
Romans 6:23 “For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord.”
1 Timothy 1:16 “But God had mercy on me so that Christ Jesus could use me as a prime example of his great patience with even the worst sinners. Then others will realize that they, too, can believe in him and receive eternal life.”
1 Peter 1:3-5 “All praise to God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. It is by his great mercy that we have been born again, because God raised Jesus Christ from the dead. Now we live with great expectation, and we have a priceless inheritance—an inheritance that is kept in heaven for you, pure and undefiled, beyond the reach of change and decay. And through your faith, God is protecting you by his power until you receive this salvation, which is ready to be revealed on the last day for all to see.”
1 Peter 1:23 “For you have been born again, but not to a life that will quickly end. Your new life will last forever because it comes from the eternal, living word of God.”
1 John 5:13 ” I have written this to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, so that you may know you have eternal life.”
1 John 5:20 “And we know that the Son of God has come, and he has given us understanding so that we can know the true God. And now we live in fellowship with the true God because we live in fellowship with his Son, Jesus Christ. He is the only true God, and he is eternal life.”
John 15:19 “The world would love you as one of its own if you belonged to it, but you are no longer part of the world. I chose you to come out of the world, so it hates you.”
Proverbs 11:19 “Godly people find life; evil people find death.”
Proverbs 12:28 “The way of the godly leads to life; that path does not lead to death”
John 6:51 “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Anyone who eats this bread will live forever; and this bread, which I will offer so the world may live, is my flesh.”
1 Thessalonians 5:10 “Christ died for us so that, whether we are dead or alive when he returns, we can live with him forever.”
1 John 2:17 “And this world is fading away, along with everything that people crave. But anyone who does what pleases God will live forever.”
Revelation 2:7 “Anyone with ears to hear must listen to the Spirit and understand what he is saying to the churches. To everyone who is victorious I will give fruit from the tree of life in the paradise of God.”
Eternal life is what our main focus should be, we are only here on this earth for a short time but our eternal lives will be forever. God in His great mercy sent His Son Jesus Christ to die for our sins. All you have to do is believe in Jesus Christ, in what He did for you and Who He is, and you will gain eternal life. There are no strings attached it is a free gift, all you have to do is accept it.