Today we will be dealing with 20 bible verses about starting small.
Slow and steady win the race. One who put their faith in God will not do so in vain. What’s the point of running faster than your shadow when you have a God that is solidly behind you. With God all things are possible, as long as we walk with Him He will stand solidly ,fight and always root for us . Nobody is an island of knowledge. There’s a popular saying that a literate is an illiterate in someone else’s Field.
We all seem to want to improve our way of living and our finances too. When you want to take a bold step like starting a business, first step as a Christian is to pray and fast about it. After praying then you get a conviction in your heart and spirit about what you want to embark on. Praying helps you converse with God and when you do this you get to ask God for capital and all the resources needed.
You ask God to take away every hindrances that might disturb your business and make your business liquidate. While doing this you start to get ready for your business opening and everything needed to be made available slowly and steadily and by doing this you start to move forward. With the help of the holy spirit the business you started small will grow and keep moving forward.
Even a baby that is well nourished and fed needs time to grow to become strong and healthy. A toddler doesn’t just develop into an adult in a day. There’s a great reward in starting small. These bible verses below will give you more understanding of importance of starting small.
1. Proverbs 3:3-8
Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. So you will find favor and good success in the sight of God and man. Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. Be not wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord, and turn away from evil.
2. Matthew 7:24-27
Everyone then who hears these words of mine and does them will be like a wise man who built his house on the rock. And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on the rock. And everyone who hears these words of mine and does not do them will be like a foolish man who built his house on the sand. And the rain fell, and the floods came, and the winds blew and beat against that house, and it fell, and great was the fall of it.
3. Romans 12:1-2
I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship. Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.
4. Jeremiah 9:23-24
Thus says the Lord: “Let not the wise man boast in his wisdom, let not the mighty man boast in his might, let not the rich man boast in his riches, but let him who boasts boast in this, that he understands and knows me, that I am the Lord who practices steadfast love, justice, and righteousness in the earth. For in these things I delight, declares the Lord.
5. Genesis 13:17-18
Arise, walk through the length and the breadth of the land, for I will give it to you.” So Abram moved his tent and came and settled by the oaks of Mamre, which are at Hebron, and there he built an altar to the Lord.
6. Luke 6:38
Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.
7. Proverbs 27:23-27
Know well the condition of your flocks, and give attention to your herds, for riches do not last forever; and does a crown endure to all generations? When the grass is gone and the new growth appears and the vegetation of the mountains is gathered, the lambs will provide your clothing, and the goats the price of a field. There will be enough goats’ milk for your food, for the food of your household and maintenance for your girls.
8. Matthew 6:1
Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven.
9. Deuteronomy 17:15
You may indeed set a king over you whom the Lord your God will choose. One from among your brothers you shall set as king over you. You may not put a foreigner over you, who is not your brother.
10. Proverbs 16:3
Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.
11. Matthew 6:11
Give us this day our daily bread
12. Matthew 6:33
But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
13. Jeremiah 29:11
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
14. Luke 14:28
For which of you, desiring to build a tower, does not first sit down and count the cost, whether he has enough to complete it?
15. Psalm 127:1
A Song of Ascents. Of Solomon. Unless the Lord builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the Lord watches over the city, the watchman stays awake in vain.
16. Luke 16:10
One who is faithful in a very little is also faithful in much, and one who is dishonest in a very little is also dishonest in much.
17. Luke 12:7
Why, even the hairs of your head are all numbered. Fear not; you are of more value than many sparrows.
18. Romans 8:28
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
19. 1 Samuel 2:3
Talk no more so very proudly, let not arrogance come from your mouth; for the Lord is a God of knowledge, and by him actions are weighed.
20. Isaiah 40:31
But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.