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Do God's will
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Scriptural references for:
Do God's will

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Let all things be done for the glory of God.
Rom 11:36
For of him, and through him, and to him, [are] all things: to whom [be] glory for ever. Amen.

Let every day begin with the Lord and every day end with the Lord.
1Ch 23:30
And to stand every morning to thank and praise the LORD, and likewise at even;

Jesus said I Am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End.
Rev 1:8
I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.

Unless the Lord begins a work they labour in vain who labour in the work.
Psa 127:1
[[A Song of degrees for Solomon.]] Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain that build it: except the LORD keep the city, the watchman waketh [but] in vain.

All things that the Lord begins, He shall finish and all things not begun by the Lord, He shall destroy.
2Cr 8:6
Insomuch that we desired Titus, that as he had begun, so he would also finish in you the same grace also.
Phl 1:6
Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform [it] until the day of Jesus Christ:

Son, do not begin a work on your own volition and then try to get the Lord to join in, but rather join in with the work that the Lord has already begun.
1Cr 3:11-15
For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is Jesus Christ.
Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble;
Every man's work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try every man's work of what sort it is.
If any man's work abide which he hath built thereupon, he shall receive a reward.
If any man's work shall be burned, he shall suffer loss: but he himself shall be saved; yet so as by fire.

Do not start each day planning what you shall do and then asking God to bless it, but rather ask God to plan your day and ask for His guidance and He will bless it.
Luk 9:23
And he said to [them] all, If any [man] will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross daily, and follow me.

The will of The Lord is to do God's will and not your own.
Mar 8:35
For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.