Mind - Concordance - 1271 - Matthew 22:37. Imagination - understanding.
Most of the battle that we fight is in the mind. So we need to keep our minds full of God's Word.
Colossians 3:16 Let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom; teaching and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with grace in your hearts to the Lord.
Ephesians 5:18 And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit;
5:19 Speaking to yourselves in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord; 5:20 Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.
If we are singing, thanking, and praising God then we can't hear the lies of the devil. Our minds are on our Father and His love for us.
2 Corinthians 10:5 says, Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ.
WE ARE TO LOVE THE LORD WITH ALL OUR MIND.
Deuteronomy 6:5 And thou shalt love the LORD thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul (mind), and with all thy might.
Matthew 22:37 - Jesus said unto him, thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.
Mark 12:30 - And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength: this is the first commandment.
Luke 10:27 - And he answering said, thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy strength, and with all thy mind; and thy neighbor as thyself.
THE PEACE OF GOD WILL KEEP OUR MINDS.
Isaiah 26:3 - Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusted in thee.
Philippians 4:7 - And the peace of God which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
WE SHOULD NOT HAVE A DOUBTFUL MIND.
Luke 12:29 - And seek not ye what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink neither be ye of doubtful mind.
SOME HAVE BEEN TURNED OVER TO A REPROBATE MIND.
Romans 1:28 - And even as they did not like to retain God in their knowledge, God gave them over to a reprobate mind, to do those things which are not convenient.
(Reprobate - Concordance 96 - rejected - worthless - castaway.)
WE ARE TO RENEW OUR MIND.
Romans 12:2 - And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good and acceptable, and perfect, will of God.
The way to renew your mind is by the Word of God. You will know God's will when you know God's Word.
Hebrews 12:3 - For consider (think on) him (Jesus) that endured such contradiction of sinners against himself, lest ye be wearied and faint in your minds.
Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things.
ONE MIND / LIKE-MINDED.
This does not mean that we will all agree on every point of doctrine. It means we all strive for one purpose; The unity of the faith; To Spread The Good News of Jesus; To be His witnesses in this earth.
Romans 12:16 Be of the same mind one toward another.
I Corinthians 1:10 - Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye all speak the same thing, and that there be no disisions among you; but that ye be perfectly joined together in the same mind and in the same judgement.
Romans 15:5-6 - Now the God of patience and consolation grant you to be like-minded one toward another according to Christ Jesus: That ye may with one mind and one mouth glorify God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ.
II Corinthians 13:11 - Finally brethren, farewell. Be perfect, be of good comfort, be of one mind, live in peace; and the God of love and peace shall be with you.
Philippians 1:27 - Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs that ye stand fast in one spirit with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel.
Philippians 2:2-3 - Fulfill ye my joy, that ye be likeminded having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind. Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves.
WE HAVE THE MIND OF CHRIST.
I Corinthians 2:16 - For who hath known the mind of the Lord, that he may instruct him? But we have the mind of Christ.
Philippians 2:5 Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus.
GOD GIVES US A SOUND MIND.
II Timothy 1:7 - For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.
DON'T BE DOUBLE MINDED.
James 1:8 - A double minded man is unstable in all his ways.
SATAN BLINDS & CORRUPTS MINDS.
I Corinthians 4:34 - But if the gospel be hid it is hid to them that are lost: in whom the god of this world hath blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ who is the image of God, should shine unto them.
II Corinthians 11:3 - But I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve through his subtilty, so your minds should be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ.
Ephesians 4:17 This I say therefore, and testify in the Lord, that ye henceforth walk not as other Gentiles walk, in the vanity of their mind, 18 Having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them, because of the blindness of their heart (mind): 19 Who being past feeling have given themselves over unto lasciviousness, to work all uncleanness with greediness.
GOD WILL PUT HIS LAWS IN OUR MINDS.
Jeremiah 31:33 But this shall be the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel; After those days, saith the LORD, I will put my law in their inward parts, and write it in their hearts (minds); and will be their God, and they shall be my people
Hebrews 10:16 - This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, saith the Lord, I will put my laws into their hearts, and in their minds will I write them.
Romans 7:23 & 25 - But I see another law in my members warring against the law of my mind, and bringing me into captivity to the law of sin which is in my members. I thank God through Jesus Christ our Lord. So then with the mind I myself serve the law of God; but with the flesh the law of sin.
OUR CARNAL MIND IS AGAINST GOD.
Romans 8:6-7 - For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. Because the carnal mind is enmity (hatred) against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.
Don't be overly concerned about world events. We need to be informed, but not anxious.
Jesus said, "See that ye be not troubled."
2 Timothy 2:4 No man that warreth entangleth himself with the affairs of this life; that he may please him who hath chosen him to be a soldier.
We are in spiritual warfare so keep your armour on.
DON'T LET SATAN PLAY MIND GAMES WITH YOU.
KEEP YOUR MIND STAYED (FIXED) ON THE LORD