Glossary of Terms and Bible Verses

  • 1 Corinthians 13:11

    When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put the ways of childhood behind me.
  • 1 Corinthians 13:4-8

    Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away.Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away.
  • 1 Corinthians 13:4-8a

    4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5 It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. 6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. 8Love never fails. 
  • 1 Corinthians 16:13-14

    13 Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. 14 Let all that you do be done in love.
  • 1 Corinthians 16:13-14

    Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love.
  • 1 Corinthians 2:9

    However, as it is written: “What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no human mind has conceived”— the things God has prepared for those who love him—
  • 1 John 4:16

    And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them.
  • 1 John 4:18

    There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.
  • 1 John 4:7-8

    7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
  • 1 Timothy 1:7

    They want to be teachers of the law, but they do not know what they are talking about or what they so confidently affirm.
  • 2 Chronicles 6:14

    He said: “LORD, the God of Israel, there is no God like you in heaven or on earth—you who keep your covenant of love with your servants who continue wholeheartedly in your way.
  • 2 Corinthians 3:17

    Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.
  • 2 Corinthians 5:14

    For Christ’s love compels us, because we are convinced that one died for all, and therefore all died.
  • 2 Timothy 1:7

    For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.
  • Colossians 4:1

    Masters, provide your slaves with what is right and fair, because you know that you also have a Master in heaven.
  • Deuteronomy 31:6

    Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
  • Ephesians 3:16

    I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being,
  • Ephesians 3:16-19

    16 I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being, 17 so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge —that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
  • Ephesians 3:18-19

    17...And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, 18 may have power, together with all the Lord’s holy people, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, 19 and to know this love that surpasses knowledge —that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God.
  • Ephesians 5:1

    Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children
  • Ephesians 5:25

    Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her...
  • Ephesians 6:4

    Fathers, do not exasperate your children; instead, bring them up in the training and instruction of the Lord.
  • Exodus 34:5-7a

    "Then the LORD came down in the cloud and stood there with him and proclaimed his name, the LORD. And he passed in front of Moses, proclaiming, 'The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness, maintaining love to thousands...'"
  • Exodus 34:6-7

    6 And he passed in front of Moses, proclaiming, “The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness, 7 maintaining love to thousands, and forgiving wickedness, rebellion and sin. Yet he does not leave the guilty unpunished; he punishes the children and their children for the sin of the parents to the third and fourth generation.”
  • Genesis 1:27

    So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.
  • Genesis 17:7

    I will establish my covenant as an everlasting covenant between me and you and your descendants after you for the generations to come, to be your God and the God of your descendants after you.
  • Hebrews 10:24-25

    And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another — and all the more as you see the Day approaching.
  • Hebrews 11:6

    And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.
  • Hebrews 13:5

    a Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, b “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.”
  • Hebrews 6:17

    Because God wanted to make the unchanging nature of his purpose very clear to the heirs of what was promised, he confirmed it with an oath.
  • Isaiah 49:16

    See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are ever before me.
  • Isaiah 55:3,8

    3 Give ear and come to me; listen, that you may live. I will make an everlasting covenant with you, my faithful love promised to David. 8 “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD.
  • John 1:12

    Yet to all who did receive him, to those who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God —
  • John 10:10

    The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.
  • John 15:1-5

    1 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the gardener. 2 He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful. 3 You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you. 4 Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. 5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing."
  • Lamentations 3:22-23

    22 Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. 23 They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
  • Lamentations 3:22-23

    Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.
  • Matthew 11:29-30

    29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.
  • Matthew 6:33

    But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
  • Proverbs 10:22

    The blessing of the LORD brings wealth, without painful toil for it.
  • Psalm 103:2-5

    Praise the LORD, my soul, and forget not all his benefits— who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.
  • Psalm 121:7-8

    The LORD will keep you from all harm — he will watch over your life; the LORD will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.
  • Psalm 136:1-3

    1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good. His love endures forever. 2 Give thanks to the God of gods. His love endures forever. 3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords: His love endures forever.
  • Psalm 63:3

    Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you.
  • Psalm 84:11

    For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless.
  • Romans 5:8

    But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
  • Romans 8:15

    The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.”

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