"For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek." -- Romans 1:16

Self-Examination Verses

“Search me, O God, and know my heart: try men, and know my thoughts: And see if there be any wicked way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.” (Psalm 139:23-24)

Am I now living in the favour of God? 2 Corinthians 6:2; Romans 8:15,16.

Am I going on to holiness? 2 Peter 3:18.

Do I intentionally aim to please God in all things? Psalm 66:18; 1 Samuel 2:3.

Do I read and love the Scriptures more than any other book? Psalm 1:2.

Do I anxiously redeem the time? Ephesians 5:15,16.

Do I study not to be conformed to this world? Romans 12:2

Do I regularly and faithfully examine myself? 2 Corinthians 13:5.

Do I meditate much upon the joys of heaven? Colossians 3:1-3.

Do I live in the spirit of prayer? Ephesians 6:18.

Do I deny myself for Christ’s sake? Mark 8:34.

Do I love my Saviour Christ with all my heart? Matthew 12:37.

Is the reproach of Christ dearer to me than the applause of the world? Hebrews 11:24-26.

Do I set my affections upon things above? Matthew 6:21.

Do I delight more to obtain poverty of spirit than the riches of this world? Matthew 6:21.

Am I constantly employed for God? John 9:4.

Would I rather die than sin? Matthew 5:29.

Am I increasing in spiritual mindedness? Matthew 5:6.

Do I delight in God more than I ever did? Psalm 37:4.

Am I dying daily to sensible objects and living for eternity? 2 Corinthians 4:17,18.

Is the thought of death pleasing and comforting to me? Philippians 1:23.

Is it a part of my study to accomplish much for God in a little time? 2 Timothy 4:2,6,8.

Are my tastes and dispositions more heavenly than formerly? Psalm 34:8.

Do I relish religious conversation most? Malachi 3:16.

Do I love best the company of the pious? Psalm 16:2,3.

Do I seek opportunities of gaining and doing good? 1 Corinthians 10:33.

Am I afraid of misemploying my talents? Matthew 25:16,19,21.

Do I exercise all my influence for God? Psalm 101.

Am I carefully solicitous as to my example? Matthew 5:16.

Do I reprove sin without respect of persons? Psalm 141:5; Ephesians 5:11.

Am I doing all in my power to save souls? Jeremiah 9:1; Psalm 116:12.

Do I regularly pray for the prosperity of the church, and the conversion of the world? Psalm 28:9; Matthew 9:36-38.

Have my last days been my best days? Psalm 90:12.

Have I that faith in Christ which realizes a present salvation? 2 Corinthians 13:5.

Have I that love to God which constrains obedience? 2 Corinthians 5:14,15.

Does the Spirit of God bear testimony to my acceptance with Him? Romans 8:16.

Am I sowing to the flesh, or to the Spirit? Galatians 6:7,8.

Do I grow in grace and in the knowledge of Christ Jesus? 2 Peter 3:18.

Do I love Lord’s Day, and ordinances of God? Psalm 26:18.

Am I never absent from the house of God when I could be present? Psalm 122:1.

Do I visit and pray with the sick, the poor, and the destitute? Job 29:11-16.

Do I cultivate a spirit of deep humility? 1 Peter 5:5,6; Matthew 5:3.

Do I study to understand the Word of God? John 5:39.

Do I carefully heed the voice of conscience? 2 Corinthians 1:12.

Do I watchfully guard against untimely lightness of spirit? 1 Peter 4:7.

Do I always bear in mind my final account? Luke 16:2.

Am I daily living in the spirit of sacrifice? Romans 12:1.

Do I watch in the world for moments of inward communion with God? Psalm 4:4; 16:8.

Do I always attend to the inward motions of the Holy Spirit? Ephesians 4:30.

Do I always remember the omniscience of God? Psalm 139:1-12.

Do I carefully abstain from speaking or hearing evil of others? Psalm 15:1-3; James 4:11.

Have I done anything this day to save souls from death? James 5:19,20.

Were I sure of dying this day, what should I immediately do? Isaiah 38:1; Amos 4:12.