Hello dear friend, welcome to our site in the name of Jesus Christ. Today we will look at some Bible verses about family.
If God has given you a family then you are truly blessed because there are many in this world who have no family. They are suffering from loneliness and they do not get family love. Thank God you are with the family and the family is by your side.
Spending time together with family is a blessing from God because there are many people in this world who can’t spend time with family despite having a family. If you are with the family and thank God for spending time together because God has blessed you.
It is God’s will that you love your family and that God will be pleased with you. The Bible says that if someone does not take care of his family and provide for them, he is worse than an unbeliever.
Happiness and peace in your family will come in abundance only when you fear God and keep him as the main member of your family. Then God will bless your family a lot and manage the whole family properly. For this, you must give time to God with your family and all together Please pray.
Let us now look at some Bible scriptures that help to bring prosperity and happiness to your family
Bible Verses About Importance Of Family
1 Timothy 5:8(KJV) “But if any provide not for his own, and specially for those of his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worse than an infidel”
Explanation:- We should love our family because it is a blessing from the Lord. We cannot deny them as they are a part of us. The Lord has called us to preach the gospel to the world and at the same time, we should also pay heed to our family members who are living with us.
Proverbs 11:29(KJV) “He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart”
Explanation:- We are the wise creatures on this earth and we should live according to the direction of God. We cannot neglect our family members because God wants us to serve them first.
Proverbs 14:1(KJV) “Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands”
Explanation:- God’s people should be careful concerning their family as they are given this privilege to look after them. We need to see God’s wisdom to run the family according to the desire of God, on the other hand, those who are away from the Lord will break the family by their foolishness.
Bible Verses About Family Unity
1 Timothy 3:4-5(KJV) “One that ruleth well his own house, having his children in subjection with all gravity;(For if a man know not how to rule his own house, how shall he take care of the church of God?)”
Explanation:- We should live together and glorify God with one accord. God loves us when he finds us living unitedly. If we seek our personal benefits we will start to live separately. But God wants us to help each other by living together.
Psalm 133:1(KJV)“Behold, how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity”
Explanation:- We all are the children of one God who has created us in his image. There should not be any diversity in us but we must live together with one accord which will help us to achieve salvation by following Jesus Christ.
Colossians 3:13(KJV)“Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye”
Explanation:- We should forgive others because Jesus has taught us to forgive others. If we walk by our fleshly desires we will surely face God’s wrath. But we need to bear others’ mistakes and teach them how God has shown his forgiveness on the cross.
Genesis 18:19(KJV)“For I know him, that he will command his children and his household after him, and they shall keep the way of the Lord, to do justice and judgment; that the Lord may bring upon Abraham that which he hath spoken of him”
Explanation:- We must follow the ways that the Lord has set before us. We cannot neglect it. God loves us and he also takes care of our families. It is our duty to bring all our family members before the Lord to receive the blessings from above.
Bible Verses About Family Love
Bible encourages us to love our family and friends as our God is love. When Jesus was being asked what is the greatest commandment out of all. He replied to love God first and the second to love our neighbors.
When our relationship with God will be fine,it will guide us to make a good relationship with others too. Instead of speaking good words, it is better to express our love.
Love is the nature of God and when we come before Him, we also gain that nature. Love helps to forget others’ mistakes.
Proverbs 5:18-19(KJV)“Let thy fountain be blessed: and rejoice with the wife of thy youth.Let her be as the loving hind and pleasant roe; let her breasts satisfy thee at all times; and be thou ravished always with her love”
Explanation:-A married man never seeks another woman for his physical relation. It is a sin if someone leaves his wife and go to others. God hates them for their evil deeds.
Romans 12:10(KJV)“Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another”
Explanation:- Christians should love one another as it is the commandment of the Lord. They should also honor each other.
1 John 4:21(KJV)“And this commandment have we from him, That he who loveth God love his brother also”
Explanation:- The Lord wants us to love everyone as we expect from others. When we love God, it makes us love our brothers and sisters as well as our neighbors. We might not give anything to our neighbors but we can love them.
1 Peter 4:8(KJV)“And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins”
Explanation:- In our family we need to show love towards others and we can build a good relationship by bringing God’s Love into us. As the Lord has commanded us to love one another so we must obey his words in order to be blessed. We cannot deny the power of God’s word which has the authority to change us and make us a new man who was created in God’s image.
1 Thessalonians 4:10(KJV)“And indeed ye do it toward all the brethren which are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brethren, that ye increase more and more”
Explanation:- By loving each of us we can build a good community where our children and all the family members will know who God really is. As Jesus shows his love to his disciples even when he was walking through the villages he also loved the people who came before him. So we are to follow him and show his love by living a godly life.
Ephesians 6:4(KJV)“And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord”
Explanation:- Fathers should not scold their children without any reason but they must take care of them and guide them the way God wants them to grow. Parents must behave well with their children even when they commit mistakes.
Bible Verses About Family Blessings
1 Kings 8:57(KJV)“The Lord our God be with us, as he was with our fathers: let him not leave us, nor forsake us”
Explanation:- In the times of Israel people we have experienced that God was with them as a loving father and he also provided them all their needs in time. In today’s time the Lord has extended his mercy over every nation and we have now the privilege to come before him with a pure and gentle heart. We should seek God’s blessing over our families to feel his spirit and we will be blessed by his wonderful guidance that we really need.
Bible Verses About Protecting Your Famil
Ephesians 3:14-15(KJV)“For this cause I bow my knees unto the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, Of whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named”
Explanation:- All the family members should give their time in prayer and personal devotion where each member should be concerned about others well being. When one is in trouble we all need to pray to the Lord to seek God’s guidance over him to get him out of his trouble.
Proverbs 15:27(KJV)“He that is greedy of gain troubleth his own house; but he that hateth gifts shall live”
Explanation:- We cannot protect our family with our own effort but we must allow the Lord to participate in us so we can have the strength to overcome all the weaknesses that we face. When the Lord will be with us we will have the mental power and we can easily overcome all kinds of temptations that might come in our life.