21 Bible Verses about Following
Walk in obedience to all that the Lord your God has commanded you, so that you may live and prosper and prolong your days in the land that you will possess.
Direct my footsteps according to your word;
let no sin rule over me.
May the Lord direct your hearts into God’s love and Christ’s perseverance.
Whoever does not take up their cross and follow me is not worthy of me.
It is the Lord your God you must follow, and him you must revere. Keep his commands and obey him; serve him and hold fast to him.
When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.”
Since we live by the Spirit, let us keep in step with the Spirit.
Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children.
The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.
For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.
Blessed are all who fear the Lord,
who walk in obedience to him.
Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.”
To the Jews who had believed him, Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples. Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”
And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.
“By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”
But if serving the Lord seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your ancestors served beyond the Euphrates, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.
I will hasten and not delay
to obey your commands.
Whoever serves me must follow me; and where I am, my servant also will be. My Father will honor the one who serves me.
Jesus answered, “If you want to be perfect, go, sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven. Then come, follow me.”
This is to my Father’s glory, that you bear much fruit, showing yourselves to be my disciples.
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