Where to Look in the Bible

  Where to Look in the Bible  
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
 
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
 
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