Bible Verses on Being Perseverant
Bible Verses About Perseverance- Perseverance is vital to growing in your faith, and God wants his people to persevere no matter what happens, so we have to learn how to overcome obstacles, difficulties, trials, and tribulation to experience victory in Christ. From: http://www.biblestudytools.com/topical-verses/perserverance-bible-verses/ Prov 6:1-5 1 My child, if you have put up security for a friend's debt or agreed to guarantee the debt of a stranger—2 if you have trapped yourself by your agreement and are caught by what you said—3 follow my advice and save yourself,for you have placed yourself at your friend's mercy. Now swallow your pride; go and beg to have your name erased. 4 Don't put it off; do it now! Don't rest until you do.5 Save yourself like a gazelle escaping from a hunter, like a bird fleeing from a net. Holy Bible, New Living Translation ®, copyright © 1996, 2004 by Tyndale Charitable Trust. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers. All rights reserved. Romans 12:12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Colossians 1:11-12 being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience, and joyfully giving thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of the saints in the kingdom of light. Galatians 6:9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Revelation 3:10 Since you have kept my command to endure patiently, I will also keep you from the hour of trial that is going to come upon the whole world to test those who live on the earth. Revelation 2:10 Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I tell you, the devil will put some of you in prison to test you, and you will suffer persecution for ten days. Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you the crown of life. James 1:12 Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him. 2 Thessalonians 3:13 And as for you, brothers, never tire of doing what is right. Ephesians 6:18 And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the saints. Proverbs 3:5-6 Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight. John 15:7 If you remain in me and my words remain in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be given you. 1 Corinthians 15:1 Now, brothers, I want to remind you of the gospel I preached to you, which you received and on which you have taken your stand. 2 Corinthians 1:21 Now it is God who makes both us and you stand firm in Christ. He anointed us, Ephesians 6:11 Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil's schemes. 2 Peter 3:15 Bear in mind that our Lord's patience means salvation, just as our dear brother Paul also wrote you with the wisdom that God gave him. Hebrews 6:11 We want each of you to show this same diligence to the very end, in order to make your hope sure. Luke 21:19 By standing firm you will gain life. Psalms 27:14 Wait for the LORD; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait for the LORD! Romans 8:37-39 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.