Verses About Life: We read the Bible every day for the sake of gaining the growth of spiritual life. Then, how can we gain the life from God? What is the consequence of losing the life from God? How can we follow the footprints of God all the time? Share the following verses and let us work together to understand these questions.
1. God is the truth, the way and the life. The words expressed by God is the fountain of the waters of everlasting life, which is the river of life which flows from His throne. Hence, only God’s words can bring us the eternal way of life.
Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believes in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live: And whoever lives and believes in me shall never die. Believe you this?
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
Jesus said to him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man comes to the Father, but by me.
Jesus answered and said to her, Whoever drinks of this water shall thirst again: But whoever drinks of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.
The thief comes not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.
In the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him come to me, and drink. He that believes on me, as the scripture has said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.
He that believes on the Son has everlasting life: and he that believes not the Son shall not see life; but the wrath of God stays on him.
2. We are in need of God’s words as our spiritual bread of life. Without God’s words, we would be so hungry and thirsty, and empty in the heart that we could not feel God’s presence and live in the darkness.
But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.
And Jesus said to them, I am the bread of life: he that comes to me shall never hunger; and he that believes on me shall never thirst.
The fear of the LORD is a fountain of life, to depart from the snares of death.
Then spoke Jesus again to them, saying, I am the light of the world: he that follows me shall not walk in darkness, but shall have the light of life.
And he humbled you, and suffered you to hunger, and fed you with manna, which you knew not, neither did your fathers know; that he might make you know that man does not live by bread only, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of the LORD does man live.
I am the living bread which came down from heaven: if any man eat of this bread, he shall live for ever: and the bread that I will give is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.
3. God is the expresser of the truth and the source of life. God’s sheep hear God’s voice. Only those who always follow God and seek God’s words can gain the provision of the ever-flowing living water of life and keep up with God’s footsteps.
Search the scriptures; for in them you think you have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me. And you will not come to me, that you might have life.
My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: And I give to them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand.