serve
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_40 4:10
Then Jesus told him, "Go away, Satan! For it is written: Worship the Lord your God, and serve only Him."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_6 24:15
But if it doesn't please you to worship the LORD, choose for yourselves today the one you will worship: the gods your fathers worshiped beyond the Euphrates River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you are living. As for me and my family, we will worship the LORD."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_6 24:19
But Joshua told the people, "You will not be able to worship the LORD, because He is a holy God. He is a jealous God; He will not remove your transgressions and sins.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_6 24:20
If you abandon the LORD and worship foreign gods, He will turn against [you], harm you, and completely destroy you, after He has been good to you."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_9 7:3
Samuel told them, "If you are returning to the LORD with all your heart, get rid of the foreign gods and the Ashtoreths that are among you, dedicate yourselves to the LORD, and worship only Him. Then He will rescue you from the hand of the Philistines."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_11 18:21
Then Elijah approached all the people and said, "How long will you hesitate between two opinions? If Yahweh is God, follow Him. But if Baal, follow him." But the people didn't answer him a word.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 17:33
They feared the LORD, but they also worshiped their own gods according to the custom of the nations where they had been deported from.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 17:34
They are [still] practicing the former customs to this day. None of them fear the LORD or observe their statutes and ordinances, the law and commandments the LORD commanded the descendants of Jacob; He renamed him Israel.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_12 17:41
These nations feared the LORD but also served their idols. Their children and grandchildren continue doing as their fathers did until today.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_26 20:39
"As for you, house of Israel, this is what the Lord God says: Go and serve your idols, each of you. But afterwards you will surely listen to Me, and you will no longer defile My holy name with your gifts and idols.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_36 1:5
those who bow in worship on the rooftops to the heavenly host; those who bow and pledge loyalty to the LORD but also pledge loyalty to Milcom;
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 16:13
No household slave can be the slave of two masters, since either he will hate one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You can't be slaves to both God and money."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_45 6:16-22
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Do you not know that if you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of that one you obey-- either of sin leading to death or of obedience leading to righteousness?
17
But thank God that, although you used to be slaves of sin, you obeyed from the heart that pattern of teaching you were entrusted to,
18
and having been liberated from sin, you became enslaved to righteousness.
19
I am using a human analogy because of the weakness of your flesh. For just as you offered the parts of yourselves as slaves to moral impurity, and to greater and greater lawlessness, so now offer them as slaves to righteousness, which results in sanctification.
20
For when you were slaves of sin, you were free from allegiance to righteousness.
21
And what fruit was produced then from the things you are now ashamed of? For the end of those things is death.
22
But now, since you have been liberated from sin and become enslaved to God, you have your fruit, which results in sanctification-- and the end is eternal life!
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_48 1:10
For am I now trying to win the favor of people, or God? Or am I striving to please people? If I were still trying to please people, I would not be a slave of Christ.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_55 4:10
for Demas has deserted me, because he loved this present world, and has gone to Thessalonica. Crescens has gone to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_59 4:4
Adulteresses! Do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? So whoever wants to be the world's friend becomes God's enemy.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_62 2:15
Do not love the world or the things that belong to the world. If anyone loves the world, love for the Father is not in him. Because everything that belongs to the world--
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_62 2:16
the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride in one's lifestyle-- is not from the Father, but is from the world.
mammon
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 16:9
And I tell you, make friends for yourselves by means of the unrighteous money so that when it fails, they may welcome you into eternal dwellings.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 16:11
So if you have not been faithful with the unrighteous money, who will trust you with what is genuine?
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_42 16:13
No household slave can be the slave of two masters, since either he will hate one and love the other, or he will be devoted to one and despise the other. You can't be slaves to both God and money."
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_54 6:9
But those who want to be rich fall into temptation, a trap, and many foolish and harmful desires, which plunge people into ruin and destruction.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_54 6:10
For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil, and by craving it, some have wandered away from the faith and pierced themselves with many pains.
ZEFANIABIBLE_BIBLE_BOOK_NAME_54 6:17
Instruct those who are rich in the present age not to be arrogant or to set their hope on the uncertainty of wealth, but on God, who richly provides us with all things to enjoy.