20 Bible Verses For Self-acceptance
Today we will be dealing with 20 Bible verses for Self-acceptance. Do you know so many people don’t like the way they look? There are so many people even among believers who think God didn’t create them well. And that’s why we have so many cases of transgender today. While some persons reason for not accepting the way they are is because they believe God could have done better in their creation. To others, it is basically because of what people are saying about them. There are so many people who have changed their gender today simply because of social acceptance.
The opinion of others about you should not hold much if you accept yourself for who you are. You must know that God made you and you are wonderfully and fearfully made. There is no mistake in your creation. God is the greatest artist, He has created you in the most possible perfect way. When you accept this, you will care less about what others say about you. There used to be a music artist, he was regarded as the greatest pop artist in the world, his name was Michael Jackson.
Michael Jackson was born a black man but he eventually died a white man. According to the story, Jackson was abused because he is a black man. Because of this, Jackson went for surgery changed his nose, changed the color of his skin, and became a white man. The news of Jackson’s death came as a rude shock to many people all over the globe in 2009. Before you learn to accept other people for who they are, you must first learn how to accept yourself the way God has made you. Do not think anyone is better or more acceptable than you.
When you learn the habit of Self-acceptance, it gives you heightened self-esteem, increases your worth and value. After this, you will learn to tolerate and accept people for who they are. We will share with you 20 Bible verses for Self-acceptance.
1. Psalms 27:3
Though an host should encamp against me, my heart shall not fear: though war should rise against me, in this will I be confident.
2. Ephesians 5:33
Nevertheless let every one of you in particular so love his wife even as himself; and the wife see that she reverence her husband.
3. Matthew 22:37-40
Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
4. 1 Corinthians 13:1-6
Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. And though I have the gift of prophecy, and understand all mysteries, and all knowledge; and though I have all faith, so that I could remove mountains, and have not charity, I am nothing. And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and though I give my body to be burned, and have not charity, it profiteth me nothing. Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up, Doth not behave itself unseemly, seeketh not her own, is not easily provoked, thinketh no evil; Rejoiceth not in iniquity, but rejoiceth in the truth;
5. Romans 5:8
But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
6. 2 Chronicles 20:15
And he said, Hearken ye, all Judah, and ye inhabitants of Jerusalem, and thou king Jehoshaphat, Thus saith the Lord unto you, Be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great multitude; for the battle is not yours, but God’s.
7. Matthew 6:26
Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they?
8. 1 John 4:17
Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.
9. John 3:16
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
10. Hebrews 13:6
So that we may boldly say, The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me.
11. Philippians 1:6
Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ:
12. Isaiah 41:10
Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
13. Joshua 1:9
Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
14. Psalms 139:13-14
For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well.
15. Psalms 46:5
God is in the midst of her; she shall not be moved: God shall help her, and that right early.
16. Proverbs 31:25
Strength and honour are her clothing; and she shall rejoice in time to come.
17. Psalms 28:7
The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in him, and I am helped: therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; and with my song will I praise him.
18. 1 Corinthians 15:10
But by the grace of God I am what I am: and his grace which was bestowed upon me was not in vain; but I laboured more abundantly than they all: yet not I, but the grace of God which was with me.
19. 2 Chronicles 32:8
With him is an arm of flesh; but with us is the Lord our God to help us, and to fight our battles. And the people rested themselves upon the words of Hezekiah king of Judah.
20. Isaiah 32:17
And the work of righteousness shall be peace; and the effect of righteousness quietness and assurance for ever.