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The Blessing of a Godly Home:

  • Joshua 24:15 – “As for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.”
  • Psalm 127:1 – “Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain.”
  • Proverbs 14:1 – “A wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands, the foolish one tears hers down.”
  • Proverbs 15:16 – “Better a little with the fear of the Lord than great wealth with turmoil.”
  • Psalm 23:1-2 – “The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters.”

Family and Unity within the Home:

  • Exodus 20:12 – “Honor your father and mother, so that you may live long in the land the Lord your God is giving you.”
  • Proverbs 17:6 – “Children’s children are a crown to the aged, and parents are the pride of their children.”
  • Mark 10:9 – “Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.”
  • 1 Peter 4:8 – “Above all, love each other deeply because love covers over a multitude of sins.”
  • Colossians 3:13 – “Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.”

Safety and Shelter of a Godly Home:

  • Proverbs 18:10 – “The name of the Lord is a fortified tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.”
  • Psalm 4:8 – “In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.”
  • Psalm 91:4 – “He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings, you will find refuge; his faithfulness will be your shield and rampart.”
  • Psalm 32:7 – “You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance.”
  • Isaiah 43:2 – “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you.”

Hospitality and Welcoming Others into your Home:

  • Hebrews 13:2 – “Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels.”
  • Romans 12:13 – “Share with the Lord’s people who are in need. Practice hospitality.”
  • 1 Peter 4:9 – “Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling.”
  • Matthew 25:35 – “I was a stranger, and you invited me in.”
  • Romans 12:13 – “Contribute to the needs of the saints and seek to show hospitality.”

Building a Foundation on Christ:

  • Matthew 7:24 – “Therefore, everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.”
  • Colossians 3:16 – “Let the message of Christ dwell among you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and songs from the Spirit, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.”
  • Joshua 24:15 – “But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.”
  • Psalm 127:1 – “Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain.”

Peace and Comfort in God’s Presence:

  • Psalm 23:5 – “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.”
  • Psalm 34:18 – “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”
  • Matthew 11:28 – “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”
  • John 14:27 – “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”
  • John 14:2 – “In my Father’s house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you.”

A Heavenly Home:

  • Philippians 3:20 – “But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ.”
  • Revelation 21:3 – “They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God.”
  • John 14:6 – “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”
  • John 14:3 – “And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me that you also may be where I am.”