Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: God Provides – The Story Behind Hebrews 13:5



Hebrews 13:5 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse?

“Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, ‘Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you’.”

The unknown author of Hebrews encourages Hebrew Christians to put their faith in Christ and His superior work and person.

This writer put it very simply, keep Christ the main thing.

The author tells the Hebrew believers since they are now receiving this heavenly kingdom from Christ, they have a responsibility to live accordingly.  They should love one another, take care of strangers, minister to prisoners and protect marriages.

The author specifically writes in Hebrews 13:5 that they are to be content with what they have and not to love money and things because God will always be with them and provide for their needs.

Now you know the story behind Hebrews 13:5.

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About Liz Hagler

Liz Hagler is the illustrator and co-author of Hooked On The Book. Liz loves to draw silly drawings, write crazy poems, walk her dog down the block, talk to her kids on Skype, and eat taco salad.
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