20 Bible Verses About Supporting One Another
Today we will be dealing with 20 Bible verses about supporting one another. These scriptural verses will teach us why it is essential to be generous to others. There is something we have in abundance that others lack. We might just be fulfilling the will of God by extending our hands of generosity to others.
Supporting one another means helping one another. How do we claim to love God when we don’t love our neighbors? How can we claim we love God when we don’t help our neighbors? Christianity is not just a name. It is a character of God. And the scripture made us understand that love is the nature of God. That’s why He gave His only begotten Son to the world to die for the sin of mankind.
Supporting one another should be our core duty as believers. We must help other people rise. Supporting one another doesn’t mean we have to approve of evil or try to cover it. We should not be a hypocrite when it comes to helping or supporting other people.
The type of help or support we render to others should not be something that will question our faith as believers. It is not that we should hide the sin of other people just because we want to support them. Supporting one another is simply helping one another to rise and live the true creed of our potential.
If your neighbor is into one business or another, why not support them? If they sell something, why do you keep buying the same item from another buyer? You must learn to support one another. We have curated a list of 20 Bible verses about supporting one another.
1. Romans 15:4
“For whatever was written in earlier times was written for our instruction, so that through perseverance and the encouragement of the Scriptures we might have hope.
2. 1 Thessalonians 4:16-18
“For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever. Therefore encourage one another with these words.
3. Hebrews 10:24-25
“And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works: not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.
4. 2 Chronicles 30:22
“Hezekiah spoke encouragingly to all the Levites, who showed good understanding of the service of the LORD. For the seven days they ate their assigned portion and offered fellowship offerings and praised the LORD, the God of their ancestors.
5. Philemon 1:4-7
I always thank my God as I remember you in my prayers, because I hear about your love for all his holy people and your faith in the Lord Jesus. I pray that your partnership with us in the faith may be effective in deepening your understanding of every good thing we share for the sake of Christ. Your love has given me great joy and encouragement, because you, brother, have refreshed the hearts of the Lord’s people.
6. 2 Corinthians 12:19
“Perhaps you think we’re saying these things just to defend ourselves. No, we tell you this as Christ’s servants, and with God as our witness. Everything we do, dear friends, is to strengthen you.
7. Ephesians 6:10-15
“Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms. Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand. Stand firm then, with the belt of truth buckled around your waist, with the breastplate of righteousness in place, and with your feet fitted with the readiness that comes from the gospel of peace.
8. Romans 12:7-8
If your gift is serving others, serve them well. If you are a teacher, teach well. If your gift is to encourage others, be encouraging. If it is giving, give generously. If God has given you leadership ability, take the responsibility seriously. And if you have a gift for showing kindness to others, do it gladly.
9. Acts 4:36–37
Thus Joseph, who was also called by the apostles Barnabas (which means son of encouragement), a Levite, a native of Cyprus, sold a field that belonged to him and brought the money and laid it at the apostles’ feet.
10. Acts 9:26-27
“When Saul arrived in Jerusalem, he tried to meet with the believers, but they were all afraid of him. They did not believe he had truly become a believer! Then Barnabas brought him to the apostles and told them how Saul had seen the Lord on the way to Damascus and how the Lord had spoken to Saul. He also told them that Saul had preached boldly in the name of Jesus in Damascus.
15. Acts 13:43
“When the congregation was dismissed, many of the Jews and devout converts to Judaism followed Paul and Barnabas, who talked with them and urged them to continue in the grace of God.
16. Deuteronomy 1:38
“Joshua the son of Nun, who stands before you, he shall enter there; encourage him, for he will cause Israel to inherit it.
17. 2 Chronicles 35:1-2
“Josiah celebrated the Passover to the Lord in Jerusalem, and the Passover lamb was slaughtered on the fourteenth day of the first month. He appointed the priests to their duties and encouraged them in the service of the Lord’s temple.”
18. Romans 12:9-10
“Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them. Hate what is wrong. Hold tightly to what is good. Love each other with genuine affection, and take delight in honoring each other.
19. Hebrews 3:13
“But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.”
20. 1 Thessalonians 5:11 “Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.