8 Effects of Living in God's Word

There are many benefits to knowing and living the Word of God. Here are 8 examples.

#1 You’ll walk free from sin

I have hidden your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you. Psalm 119:11

#2 You’ll prosper in all you do

Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do. Joshua 1:8

#3 You’ll walk in truth

Truth arms you to walk free of many kinds of deception. You’ll walk free from self-deception.

But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves. James 1:22

You’ll walk free from demonic deception.

Now the Holy Spirit tells us clearly that in the last times some will turn away from the true faith; they will follow deceptive spirits and teachings that come from demons. 1 Timothy 4:1

#4 You’ll walk in faith

So faith comes from hearing, that is, hearing the Good News about Christ. Romans 10:17

#5 You’ll walk in Wisdom

The teaching of your word gives light, so even the simple can understand. Psalm 119:130

#6 You’ll walk in peace

Great peace have they which love thy law: and nothing shall offend them. Psalm 119:165

#7 You’ll walk in strength

My soul melteth for heaviness: strengthen thou me according unto thy word. Psalm 119:28

#8 You’ll walk in vulnerability toward God

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. Hebrews 4:12