Where To Look In The Bible

 

When

Anxious for dear ones -   Psalms 121; Luke 17

Business is poor – Psalms; 37, 92 Ecclesiastes 5

Discouraged – Psalms 23,42,43

Everything seems going from bad to worse – II Timothy 3; Hebrews 13

Friends seem to go back on you – Matthew 5; I Corinthians 13

Sorrow overtakes you – Psalms 46; Matthew 28

Tempted to do wrong – Psalms 15, 19,139; Matthew 4; James 4

Things look “blue” – Psalms 34, 7; Isaiah 40

You seem too busy – Ecclesiastes 3:1-15

You can’t go to sleep – Psalms 4, 56, 130

You have quarreled – Matthew 18; Ephesians 4; James 4

You are weary – Psalms 95:1-7; Matthew 11

Worries oppress you – Psalms 46; Matthew 6

 

If You

Are challenged by opposing forces - Ephesians 6; Philippians 4

Are facing a crisis – Job 28: 12-28; Proverbs 8; Isaiah 55

Are jealous – Psalms 49; James 3

Are impatient – Psalms 40, 90; Hebrews 12

Are bereaved – I Corinthians 15; I Thessalonians 4:13-5:28; Revelation 21, 22

Are bored – II Kings 5; Job 38; Psalms 103, 104; Ephesians 3

 

When

Desiring inward peace – John 14; Romans 8

Everything is going well - Psalms 33: 12-22; 100; I Timothy 6, James 2: 1-17

Satisfied with yourself – Proverbs 11; Luke 16

Seeking the best investment – Matthew 7

Starting a new job – Psalms 1; Proverbs 16; Philippians 3:7-21

You have been places in a position of responsibility – Joshua 1:1-9

Proverbs 2; II Corinthians 8:1-15

Making a new home – Psalms 127; Proverbs 17; Ephesians 5; Colossians 3;

I Peter 3:1-17; I John 4

You are out for a good time – Matthew 15:1-20; II Corinthians 3; Galatians 5

Wanting to live successfully with your fellowman – Romans 12

If You

Bear a grudge – Luke 6; II Corinthians 4; Ephesians 4

Have experienced severe losses – Colossians 1; I Peter 1

Have been disobedient – Isaiah 6; Mark 12; Luke 5

Need forgiveness – Matthew 23; Luke 15; Philemon

Are sick or in pain – Psalms 6, 29, 41, 67; Isaiah 26

 

 

 

 

When You

Feel your faith is weak – Psalms 126; 146; Hebrews 11

Think God seems far away – Psalm 25; 125; 138; Luke 10

Are leaving home – Psalms 119; Proverbs 3, 4

Are planning your budget – Mark 4: Luke 19

Are becoming lax and indifferent – Matthew 25; Revelation 3

Are lonely or fearful – Psalm 27; 91; Luke 8; I John 3; Revelation 14

Want to know the way of prayer – I Kings 8:12-61; Luke 11, 18

Want a worshipful mood – Psalms 24, 84, 116; Isaiah 1:10-20; John 4:1-45

Are concerned with God in national life – Deuteronomy 8; Psalms 85, 118, 124;

Isaiah 41:8-20; Micah 4, 6:6-16

To Find

The Ten Commandments – Exodus 20; Deuteronomy 5

The Shepherd Psalm – Psalm 23

The Birth of Jesus – Matthew 1, 2; Luke 2

The Beatitudes – Matthew 5:1-12

The Lord’s Prayer – Matthew 6:5-15; Luke 11:1-13

The Sermon on the Mount – Matthew 5, 6, 7

The Great Commandments – Matthew 22:34-40

The Great Commission – Matthew 29:16-20

The Parable of the Good Samaritan – Luke 10

The Parable of the Prodigal Son – Luke 15

The Parable of the Sower – Matthew 13; Mark 4; Luke 8

The Last Judgment – Matthew 25

The Crucifixion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus – Matthew 26, 27, 28;

Mark 14, 15, 16; Luke 22, 23, 24; John 13-21

The Outpouring of the Holy Spirit – Acts 2