Bible Portal

Want to know what the Bible says about Finishing What You Start? Here are 53 Bible verses about Finishing What You Start from the Old and New Testaments of the Holy Bible, New International Version (NIV), sorted from the most relevant to the least relevant.

Use the up or down arrow next to each verses to vote for this topic. Your input is important for us to improve it.

Note: Always check the context of a verse; Click the "Read Full Chapter" button next to each verse to read more. The context of a verse might put a very different slant on what the verse seems to say.

Philippians 1:6 NIV
being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
161
2 Corinthians 8:11 NIV
Now finish the work, so that your eager willingness to do it may be matched by your completion of it, according to your means.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
160
Ecclesiastes 7:8 NIV
The end of a matter is better than its beginning,
    and patience is better than pride.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
120
Revelation 3:2 NIV
Wake up! Strengthen what remains and is about to die, for I have found your deeds unfinished in the sight of my God.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
75
2 Corinthians 8:10-12 NIV
10 And here is my judgment about what is best for you in this matter. Last year you were the first not only to give but also to have the desire to do so. 11 Now finish the work, so that your eager willingness to do it may be matched by your completion of it, according to your means. 12 For if the willingness is there, the gift is acceptable according to what one has, not according to what one does not have.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
65
Luke 14:28-30 NIV
28 “Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it? 29 For if you lay the foundation and are not able to finish it, everyone who sees it will ridicule you, 30 saying, ‘This person began to build and wasn’t able to finish.’
Read Full Chapter
Copy
62
John 4:34 NIV
“My food,” said Jesus, “is to do the will of him who sent me and to finish his work.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
61
2 Timothy 4:7 NIV
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
56
Genesis 2:1-3 NIV
2 Thus the heavens and the earth were completed in all their vast array.
2 By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work. 3 Then God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
36
James 1:12 NIV
Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
31
Colossians 3:23 NIV
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters,
Read Full Chapter
Copy
31
Hebrews 12:1 NIV
Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us,
Read Full Chapter
Copy
31
Philippians 4:13 NIV
I can do all this through him who gives me strength.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
30
Nehemiah 6:15-16 NIV
15 So the wall was completed on the twenty-fifth of Elul, in fifty-two days.
16 When all our enemies heard about this, all the surrounding nations were afraid and lost their self-confidence, because they realized that this work had been done with the help of our God.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
27
Romans 12:1 NIV
Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
26
Proverbs 13:19 NIV
A longing fulfilled is sweet to the soul,
    but fools detest turning from evil.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
23
Acts 20:24 NIV
However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me —the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
23
Ezra 6:14 NIV
So the elders of the Jews continued to build and prosper under the preaching of Haggai the prophet and Zechariah, a descendant of Iddo. They finished building the temple according to the command of the God of Israel and the decrees of Cyrus, Darius and Artaxerxes, kings of Persia.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
23
Philippians 4:19 NIV
And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
21
Isaiah 10:23 NIV
The Lord, the Lord Almighty, will carry out
    the destruction decreed upon the whole land.
Read Full Chapter
Copy
21

Group of Brands