30 Important Bible Verses About Choices

Choices shape our lives and define our character. The Bible provides guidance on making wise decisions, highlighting the importance of seeking God’s will and embracing the path of righteousness.

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Bible Verses About Choices

Joshua 24:15 – Choose Whom You Will Serve

But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.”

Proverbs 3:5-6 – Trust in the Lord

Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.

Matthew 6:33 – Seek First His Kingdom

But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

James 1:5 – Ask for Wisdom

If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.

Proverbs 16:9 – The Lord Directs Your Steps

In their hearts humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps.

Matthew 7:13-14 – The Narrow and Wide Gates

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.

John 10:27 – Jesus’ Sheep Hear His Voice

My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me.

Proverbs 14:12 – The Way That Seems Right

There is a way that appears to be right, but in the end, it leads to death.

Galatians 6:7 – Reaping and Sowing

Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows.

2 Corinthians 6:14 – Do Not Be Unequally Yoked

Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? Or what fellowship can light have with darkness?

Proverbs 4:23 – Guard Your Heart

Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.

1 Corinthians 10:31 – Do All for the Glory of God

So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.

Proverbs 16:3 – Commit Your Plans to the Lord

Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.

Matthew 6:24 – Cannot Serve God and Wealth

No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money.

Galatians 5:22-23 – The Fruit of the Spirit

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things, there is no law.

Proverbs 3:7-8 – Fear the Lord and Shun Evil

Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord and shun evil. This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones.

Matthew 16:24 – Take Up Your Cross

Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.

Philippians 4:8 – Think on These Things

Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.

Proverbs 1:7 – Fear of the Lord is the Beginning of Knowledge

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Romans 12:2 – Do Not Conform to the World

Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.

Proverbs 19:21 – Many are the Plans in a Person’s Heart

Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.

Matthew 22:37 – Love the Lord with All Your Heart

Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’

1 Corinthians 6:19-20 – Your Body is a Temple of the Holy Spirit

Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.

Proverbs 21:2 – The Lord Weighs the Heart

A person may think their own ways are right, but the Lord weighs the heart.

Matthew 5:16 – Let Your Light Shine

In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven.

1 Corinthians 16:14 – Do Everything in Love

Do everything in love.

Proverbs 13:20 – Walk With the Wise

Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.

Matthew 10:37-39 – Love Jesus More Than Family

“Anyone who loves their father or mother more than me is not worthy of me; anyone who loves their son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me. Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me. Whoever finds their life will lose it, and whoever loses their life for my sake will find it.

James 4:7 – Submit to God, Resist the Devil

Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

Proverbs 15:22 – Plans Succeed Through Counsel

Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers, they succeed.

Matthew 28:19-20 – Go and Make Disciples

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely, I am with you always, to the very end of the age.

1 Corinthians 10:13 – God Provides a Way Out

No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.

Proverbs 16:20 – Trust in the Lord for Blessings

Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers, and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord.

John 14:6 – Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life

Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.

Proverbs 16:32 – Better to Be Patient Than Powerful

Better a patient person than a warrior, one with self-control than one who takes a city.

Galatians 5:1 – Stand Firm in Your Freedom

It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.

Proverbs 11:14 – Safety in Many Counselors

For lack of guidance a nation falls, but victory is won through many advisers.

Matthew 5:13 – Salt of the Earth

“You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything unless it is thrown out and trampled underfoot.

2 Timothy 1:7 – God Gave Us a Spirit of Power, Love, and Self-Control

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

Proverbs 28:26 – Trust in Your Own Heart

Those who trust in themselves are fools, but those who walk in wisdom are kept safe.

Matthew 24:35 – God’s Word Will Not Pass Away

Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.

Psalm 32:8 – God Will Instruct and Teach You

I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.

Proverbs 4:5 – Get Wisdom, Get Understanding

Get wisdom, get understanding; do not forget my words or turn away from them.

Matthew 5:37 – Let Your Yes be Yes

All you need to say is simply ‘Yes’ or ‘No’; anything beyond this comes from the evil one.

Psalm 25:12 – God’s Guidance for the Humble

Who, then, are those who fear the Lord? He will instruct them in the ways they should choose.

Proverbs 8:10-11 – Choose Wisdom Over Gold

Choose my instruction instead of silver, knowledge rather than choice gold, for wisdom is more precious than rubies, and nothing you desire can compare with her.

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