Bible Quick Reference Guide

Anger

Did you have a godly response? How can you show love right now instead of anger?

Proverbs 14:29      Proverbs 15:1      I Corinthians 13:7      Ephesians 4:31

Complaining

Are you having a thankful attitude right now? What can you be thankful for in this situation?

Philippians 2:14-15      Colossians 3:17      Ephesians 4:29      I Thessalonians 5:16-18

Disobedience

How did you disobey? How does God want you to obey?

Exodus 20:12      Ephesians 6:1-3      Colossians 3:20      Proverbs 1:8-9

Stealing

What is it called when you take something from someone else? Do you truly need what you have taken?

Exodus 20:15      Matthew 6:19-21      Ephesians 4:28      Matthew 6:4

Selfishness

Are you thinking about yourself of others? What would be a kind and generous thing to do in this situation?

Proverbs 3:27      Luke 6:30-31      Acts 20:35      Romans 12:10

Impatience

Are you showing patience in this situation? How can you wait upon the Lord to help you in the moment you need it?

Psalm 37:7a      Ecclesiastes 7:8      Jeremiah 32:17      Galatians 5:22-23

Lying

Are you following God or Satan, the father of lies? What kinds of words does God want you to speak?

Exodus 20:16      Psalm 34:13      Proverbs 12:19      Ephesians 4:25

Making Excuses

Are you trying to cover up your sin? Can you tell me what you did wrong?

Genesis 3:12-13      Psalm 32:5      Proverbs 10:9      James 5:16a

Not Listening

Are you rejecting my instruction? Is your behavior wise or foolish?

Psalm 24:4-5      Proverbs 10:17      Proverbs 12:15      Proverbs 15:5

Quarreling

Are you communicating with words that would promote peace? How can you communicate without quarreling?

Proverbs 15:8      Proverbs 16:24      Ephesians 5:19-21      II Timothy 2:23-24

Wrong Friendships

Does this friendship bring glory to God? Have you chosen a friend that will help you to follow Jesus?

Exodus 23:2      Psalm 119:63      Proverbs 4:14-15      Romans 16:17

Defiance

Are you receiving instructions with a good attitude? Has your behavior demonstrated wisdom?

Proverbs 12:1      Proverbs 13:1      Proverbs 29:11      Philippians 2:8