25 Bible Verses About Boredom (NIV)

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This is a hand-curated and ranked list of the most relevant Bible verses about Boredom (NIV). Verses are ranked by number of votes.

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Bible Verses About Boredom

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Proverbs 19:15

15 Laziness brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless man goes hungry.

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37

Ecclesiastes 2:24-26

24 A man can do nothing better than to eat and drink and find satisfaction in his work. This too, I see, is from the hand of God, 25 for without him, who can eat or find enjoyment? 26 To the man who pleases him, God gives wisdom, knowledge and happiness, but to the sinner he gives the task of gathering and storing up wealth to hand it over to the one who pleases God. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind.

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Matthew 28:18-20

18 Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. 19 Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."

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2 Timothy 2:15

15 Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed and who correctly handles the word of truth.

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31

2 Timothy 2:22

22 Flee the evil desires of youth, and pursue righteousness, faith, love and peace, along with those who call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

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31

Ecclesiastes 9:10

10 Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with all your might, for in the grave, where you are going, there is neither working nor planning nor knowledge nor wisdom.

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21

Colossians 3:23

23 Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men,

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17

2 Corinthians 10:5

5 We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ.

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15

1 Thessalonians 5:18

18 give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus.

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13

John 10:10

10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.

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13

Proverbs 13:4

4 The sluggard craves and gets nothing, but the desires of the diligent are fully satisfied.

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12

James 1:2-4

2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith develops perseverance. 4 Perseverance must finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.

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10

1 Timothy 6:6

6 But godliness with contentment is great gain.

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10

Galatians 6:8

8 The one who sows to please his sinful nature, from that nature will reap destruction; the one who sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life.

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9

Colossians 4:2

2 Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful.

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8

Psalm 34:18

18 The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

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8

Ephesians 5:18

18 Do not get drunk on wine, which leads to debauchery. Instead, be filled with the Spirit.

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7

Philippians 4:12

12 I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well fed or hungry, whether living in plenty or in want.

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7

Acts 17:16

16 While Paul was waiting for them in Athens, he was greatly distressed to see that the city was full of idols.

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7

Micah 6:8

8 He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.

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6

1 Timothy 6:7-8

7 For we brought nothing into the world, and we can take nothing out of it. 8 But if we have food and clothing, we will be content with that.

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6

Ecclesiastes 3:11-13

11 He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the hearts of men; yet they cannot fathom what God has done from beginning to end. 12 I know that there is nothing better for men than to be happy and do good while they live. 13 That everyone may eat and drink, and find satisfaction in all his toil-this is the gift of God.

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5

James 4:15

15 Instead, you ought to say, "If it is the Lord's will, we will live and do this or that."

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3

1 Timothy 5:13

13 Besides, they get into the habit of being idle and going about from house to house. And not only do they become idlers, but also gossips and busybodies, saying things they ought not to.

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1 John 3:16

16 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers.

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