Commands to Obey

Don't worry about anything; pray about everything. (Phil. 4:6; Luke 12:29-31)

Give to those who have need. (Deut. 15:11; Matt. 5:42)

Sing to the Lord. (Ps. 100:2, Eph. 5:19, Col. 3:16)

Abstain from sexual immorality. Flee immorality. (1 Cor. 6:18; 1 Thess. 4:3; 2 Tim. 2:22; 1 Peter 2:11)

Show hospitality. (Heb. 13:2; 1 Peter 4:9)

Put away lying. Speak the truth in love. (Zech. 8:16a; Eph. 4:25; Col. 3:9)

Be kind. (Eph. 4:32; 2 Tim. 2:24a)

Do not speak evil of one another. (Ps. 15:3; 19:14; Eph. 4:31; 1 Tim. 3:11a; James 4:11a)

In everything give thanks. Count it all joy when you fall into various trials. Rejoice in the Lord. (1 Thess. 5:17; Ps. 68:3; Eph. 5:20; Phil. 4:4; James 1:2-3)

Love one another. (John 15:12; Heb. 13:1)

Humble yourself. (2 Cor. 10:17; 1 Peter 5:5b-6)

If someone has something against you, seek to be reconciled. (Matt. 5:23-24)

Do not return evil for evil. (Rom. 12:17-19)

Love your enemies and pray for them. (Prov. 24:17; Matt. 5:44; Luke 6:35)

Obey your employer . . . not only the good and gentle, but also the harsh. (Eph. 6:5-6; Col. 3:22-23; Titus 2:9-10; 1 Peter 2:18, 20b)

Obey your spiritual leaders. (Rom. 13:1-4; Heb. 13:17; 1 Peter 2:13-14, 17b)

Care for widows, orphans, and the poor. (Isa. 1:17; James 1:27) Honor your parents. (Prov. 6:20, 23a; 23:22; Eph. 6:2-3)

Reverence your husband. Adorn yourself with a submissive, meek, quiet spirit. (1 Peter 3:1-4)

Forgive. Do not become bitter. (Matt. 18:21-35, Luke 6:37b, Eph. 4:32, Col. 3:12-13, Heb. 12:14-15)

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About the Author

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through Revive Our Hearts and the True Woman movement, calling them to heart revival and biblical womanhood. Her love for Christ and His Word is infectious, and permeates her online outreaches, conference messages, books, and two daily nationally syndicated radio programs—Revive Our Hearts and Seeking Him.

She has authored twenty-two books, including Lies Women Believe and the Truth That Sets Them Free, Seeking Him (coauthored), Adorned: Living Out the Beauty of the Gospel Together, and You Can Trust God to Write Your Story (coauthored with her husband). Her books have sold more than five million copies and are reaching the hearts of women around the world. Nancy and her husband, Robert, live in Michigan.