Bible Verses

         ~*~*~*  Comfort  ~*~*~*~

Psalm 46:7 "The Lord God Almighty is with us; the God of Jacob is our fortress."

Numbers 14:9 "Only do not rebel against the Lord, And do not be afraid of the people of the land, because we will swallow them up. Their protection is gone, but the Lord is with us. Do not be afraid of them."

Psalm 73:23 "Yet I am always with you; you hold me by my right hand."

Psalm 103:17 "But from everlasting to everlasting the Lord's love is with those who fear him, and his righteousness with their children's children -"

Isaiah 41:17 "The poor and needy search for water; but there is none; their tongues are parched with thirst. But I the Lord will answer them; I, the God of Israel, will not forsake them."

Matthew 28:20 "and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age."

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~   Peace    ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

 

Romans 5:1-2 "Therefore since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand."

 

Psalm 119:165 "Great peace have they who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble."

 

Isaiah 32:17 "The fruit of righteousness will be peace, the effect of righteousness will be quietness and confidence forever."

Colossians 3:15 “Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.”

Exodus 33:14 “The Lord replied, “My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.”

Isaiah 26:3 “You will keep in perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in you.”

Matthew 11:29 “Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.”

John 14:27 “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”

Psalm 85:8 “I will listen to what God the Lord will say; he promises peace to his people, his saints – but let them not return to folly.”

Isaiah 57:2 “Those who walk uprightly enter into peace; they find rest as they lie in death.”

Numbers 6:24-26 “The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.”

Proverbs 16:7 “When a man’s ways are pleasing to the Lord, he makes even his enemies live at peace with him.”

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~   Fear      ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

Hebrews 13:6 “So we say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid, What can Man do to me?”

Jeremiah 15:20 “I will make you a wall to this people, a fortified wall of bronze; they will fight against you but will not overcome you, for I am with you to rescue and save you,”

Isaiah 35:4 “Say to those with fearful hearts, “Be strong, do not fear; your God will come, he will come with vengeance; with divine retribution he will come to save you.”

Nehemiah 4:14 “After I looked things over, I stood up and said to the nobles, the officials and the rest of the people, “Don’t be afraid of them. Remember the Lord, who is great and awesome, and fight for your brothers, your sons and your daughters, your wives and your homes.”

Joel 3:16 “The Lord will roar from Zion and thunder from Jerusalem; the earth and the sky will tremble. But the Lord will be a refuge for his people, a stronghold for the people of Israel.”

Deuteronomy 7:21 “Do not be terrified by them (people you now fear), for the Lord your God, who is among you, is a great and awesome God.”

Isaiah 41:10 “So do not fear for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”

2 Corinthians 1:10 “He has delivered us from such a deadly peril, and he will deliver us. On him we have set our hope that he will continue to deliver us,”

Psalm 28:7 “The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him and I am helped. My heart leaps for joy and I will give thanks to him in song.”

Psalm 4:8 “I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O Lord make me dwell in safety.”

1 Chronicles 16:25-26 “For great is the Lord and most worthy of praise; he is to be feared above all gods. For all the gods of the nations are idols, but the Lord made the heavens.”

Philippians 4:9 “Whatever you have learned or received or heard from me, or seen in me – put it into practice. And the God of peace will be with you.”

Deuteronomy 1:17 “Do not show partiality in judging; hear both small and great alike. Do not be afraid of any man, for judgment belongs to God. Bring me any case too hard for you, and I will hear it.”

Psalm 56:3 “When I am afraid, I will trust in you.”

 

 

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~   Anxiety     ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

 

Matthew 11:28 ”Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”

 

Job 34:12 “It is unthinkable that God would do wrong, that the Almighty would pervert justice.”

 

Psalm 55:22 “Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous fall.”

 

Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.”

 

John 16:33 “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

 

Psalm 20:7 “Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.”

 

Psalm 86:7 “In the day of my trouble I will call to you, for you will answer me.”

 

Isaiah 40:11 “He tends his flock like a shepherd; He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his heart; he gently leads those that have young.”

 

Genesis 28:15 “I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go, and I will bring you back to this land. I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you.”

 

Psalm 50:15 “…and call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me.”

 

Isaiah 41:13 “For I am the Lord your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.”

 

Psalm 68:19 “Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens.” 

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~ For Those Who Feel Weak         ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

 

Psalm 142:3 “When my spirit grows faint within me, it is you who know my way. In the path where I walk men have hidden a snare for me.”

 

Habakkuk 3:19 “The Sovereign Lord is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a dear, he enables me to go on the heights.”

 

Psalm 72:13 “He will take pity on the weak and the needy and save the needy from death.”

 

Ephesians 3:16 “I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being.”

 

Psalm 147:6 “The Lord sustains the humble but casts the wicked to the ground.”

 

1 Chronicles 16:11 “Look to the Lord and his strength; seek his face always”

 

Psalm 55:18 “He ransoms me unharmed from the battle waged against me, even though many oppose me.”

 

2 Corinthians 12:9 “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.”

 

Isaiah 57:15 “For this is what the high and lofty One says – he who lives forever, whose name is holy; “I live in a high and holy place, but also with him who is contrite and lowly in spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and to revive the heart of the contrite…..”

 

Psalm 62:11 “One thing God hs spoken, two things have I heard; that you, O God, are strong,”

 

Jeremiah 10:6 “No one is like you, O Lord; you are great, and your name is mighty in power.”

 

 

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~ Despair     ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*

 

Haggai 2:4 “But now be strong, O Zerubbabel; declares the Lord. ‘Be strong O Joshua son of Jehozadak, the high priest. Be strong all you people of the land, declares the Lord, and work. For I am with you, declares the Lord Almighty.”

 

Isaiah 40:29 “He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.”

 

James 1:12 “Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him.”

 

Isaiah 51:6 “Lift up your eyes to the heavens, look at the earth beneath; the heavens will vanish like smoke, the earth will wear out like a garment and its inhabitants die like flies. But my salvation will last forever, my righteousness will never fail.”

 

Ezekiel 34:16 “I will search for the lost and bring back the strays, I will bind up the injured and strengthen the weak, but the sleek and strong I will destroy. I will shepherd the flock with justice.”

 

Daniel 2:23 “I thank and praise you O God of my fathers; You have given me wisdom and power, you have made known to me what we asked of you, you have made known to us the dream of the king.”

 

2 Thessalonians 3:3 “But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen and protect you from the evil one.”

 

Ephesians 1:18 “I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints.”

 

Psalm 100:5 “For the Lord is good and his love endures forever; his faithfulness continues through all generations.”

 

Hebrews 10:35 “So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded.”

 

Psalm 46:1 “God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.”

 

Jeremiah 32:17 “Ah, Sovereign Lord, you have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and outstretched arm. Nothing is too hard for you.”

 

Psalm 119:116 “Sustain me according to your promise and I will live; do not let my hopes be dashed.”

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~  Grief ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~

 

Isaiah 43:2 “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.”

 

Psalm 71:20-21 “Though you have made me see troubles, many and bitter, you will restore my life again; from the depths of the earth you will again bring me up. You will increase my honor and comfort me once again.”

 

Psalm 119:50 “My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life.”

 

Psalm 116:15 “Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of his saints.”

 

Psalm 119:28 “My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word.”

 

2 Corinthians 1:3-4 “Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves have received from God.”

 

Revelation 21: 3-4 “And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Now the dwelling of God is with men, and he will live with them. They will be his people, and God himself will be with them and be their God. He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”

 

Psalm 119:76 “May your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant.”

 

2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 “May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word.”

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~   Times of Trouble ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~

 

Psalm 50:15 “..and call upon me in the day of trouble; I will deliver you, and you will honor me.”

 

Psalm 9:12 “For he who avenges blood remembers; he does not ignore the cry of the afflicted.”

 

Psalm 46:1 “”God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.”

 

Psalm 37: 39-40 “The salvation of the righteous comes from the Lord; he is their stronghold in time of trouble. The Lord helps them and delivers them; he delivers them from the wicked and saves them, because they take refuge in him.”

 

Psalm 138:7 “Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you preserve my life; you stretch out your hand against the anger of my foes, with your right hand you save me.”

 

Psalm 121:5-8 “The Lord watches over you- the Lord is your shade at your right hand; the sun will not harm you by day, nor the moon by night.”

 

Psalm 34:7 “The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.”

 

John 16:33 “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

 

 

 

~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~   Feeling Desperate or Depressed ~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~

 

Zephaniah 3:17 “The Lord your God is with you, he is mighty to save. He will take great delight in you, he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.”

 

Psalm 30:5 “For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may remain for a night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.”

 

Psalm 42:11 “Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.”

 

Psalm 34:18 “The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”

 

Psalm 126:5 “Those who sow in tears will reap with songs of joy.”

 

Psalm 40:1-2 “I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock, and gave me a firm place to stand.”

 

John 10:10 “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.”