Don't stop growing in the Lord just because it's summer time! Your schedule can become crazy over the summer months, but you can't let this time stop you from continually growing in the Lord. Find some time in your busy schedule for these summer bible verses so, you can bloom into the beautiful smelling flower the Lord has called you to be!
1: Then he gave them this illustration: "Notice the fig tree, or any other tree. When the leaves come out, you Know without being told that summer is near. In the same way, when you see all these things taking place, you can know that the Kingdom of God is near."
2: Both day and night belong to you; you made the starlight and the sun. You set the boundaries of the earth, and you made both summer and winter.
3: The flowers are springing up, the season of singing birds has come, and the cooing of turtledoves fills the air.
Song of Songs 2:12
4: Jesus replied, "Anyone who drinks this water will soon become thirsty again. But those who drink the water I give will never be thirsty again. It becomes a fresh, bubbling spring within them, giving them eternal life."
5: "Yes, I an the vine; you are the branches. Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For Apart from me you can do nothing."
6: His dynasty will go on forever; His kingdom will endure as the sun.
7: For he satisfies the thirsty and fills the hungry with good things.
8: This is the day the Lord has made. We will rejoice and be glad in it.
8: But, the Holy Spirit produces this kind of fruit in our lives: love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against these things!
10: God blesses those who hunger and thirst for justice, for they will be satisfied.
11: But mightier than the violent raging of the seas, mightier than the breakers on the shore - the Lord above is mightier than these!
12: A wise youth harvests in the summer, but one who sleeps during harvest is a disgrace.
13: Ants-they aren't strong, but they store up food all summer.
14: Take a lesson from the ants, you lazybones. Learn from their ways and become wise! Though they have no prince or governor or ruler to make them work, they labor hard all summer, gathering food for the winter.
15: "Now learn a lesson from the fig tree. When it's branches bud and its leaves begin to sprout, you know that summer is near. In the same way, when you see all these things, you can know his return is very near, right at the door."
16: Then the righteous will shine like the sun in their Father's Kingdom. Any one with ears to hear should listen and understand!