Deuteronomy 32:47

“These are not just idle words for you – indeed they are your very life.  By them you will live long in the land you are crossing the Jordan to possess.”

Psalm 119:105

“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.”

Matthew 4:4

“Jesus answered, It is written: Man does not live by bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.”

Jeremiah 15:16

“Your words were found and I ate them;  And your words became for me a joy and the delight of my heart;  For I have been called by Your name, O Lord God of hosts.” (NASB)

James 1:22-25

“Do not merely listen to the word and so deceive yourselves.  Do what it says.  Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like someone who looks at his face in a mirror and after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like.  But whoever looks intently into the perfect law that gives freedom, and continues to do this – not forgetting what he has heard, but doing it – he will be blessed in what he does.”

Joshua 1:8

“Do not let this book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it.  Then you will be prosperous and successful.”

2 Timothy 3:16,17

“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.”

Colossians 3:16

“Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom through psalms, hymns, and spiritual song, singing to God with gratitude in your hearts.”

Psalm 1:2,3

“But his delight is in the law of the Lord and on His law he meditates day and night.  He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither – whatever he does prospers.”

Romans 15:4

” For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.”