11 Bible Verses About Serving Others – Give Of Yourself
There are many verses in the Bible that are meant to teach us what we need to do when serving others. The process bring joy to our spirit and allows us to help the Church in doing God's work.
Helping others is key to being a good Christian, whether it be through the church, feeding the poor, or working with children. We should strive to do this daily and it is important to touch as many people as possible giving yourself. The Bible verses listed below are from the King James version (KJV) and helps us get a better understanding of the topic. With a loving approach just as Jesus did we can be helpful to others taking the time to bring happiness to this world through your selfless actions.
1 Samuel 12:24
Only fear the Lord, and serve him in truth with all your heart: for consider how great things he hath done for you.
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.
For, brethren, ye have been called unto liberty; only use not liberty for an occasion to the flesh, but by love serve one another.
But he that is greatest among you shall be your servant.
9 Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.
10 Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love; in honour preferring one another;
11 Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;
12 Rejoicing in hope; patient in tribulation; continuing instant in prayer;
13 Distributing to the necessity of saints; given to hospitality.
27 And whosoever will be chief among you, let him be your servant:
28 Even as the Son of man came not to be ministered unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for many.
2 Chronicles 15:7
Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded.
Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. For with the same measure that ye mete withal it shall be measured to you again.
Not slothful in business; fervent in spirit; serving the Lord;
How much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without spot to God, purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?
6 And now I stand and am judged for the hope of the promise made of God, unto our fathers:
7 Unto which promise our twelve tribes, instantly serving God day and night, hope to come. For which hope’s sake, king Agrippa, I am accused of the Jews.
We pray you took the time to read these scriptures and we are encouraging you to study the topic more. The lesson of these verses about serving others is to always have a caring spirit to your volunteering and to show integrity in your works. The importance of these actions will be results in your own life through serving others with faith.