When you find yourself in need of comfort and encouragement, the Bible is the best place to turn to.
Because is not man to lie, men may leave you stranded but God will never turn his back on you, he might not be there with you physically but he live in you and through you. All you have to do is turn to him, believe in him, place your troubles before him and watch him turn your life around for better.
Here are 16 bible verses I reflect on whenever I am need of words comfort and encouragement in the midst of trial and challenges thrown at me.
Bible verses for comfort
Here are my personal favorites;
- John 14:18 (KJV)
I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.
- Psalm 9:9 (KJV)
The Lord also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble.
- Psalm 46:1 (KJV)
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
- Job 5:11 (NKJV)
He set on high those are lowly, and those who morn are lifted to safety.
- Hebrews 13:5 (CEV)
The Lord has promised he will not leave us or desert us.
- Psalm 116:1-2 (ASV)
I love Jehovah because He heareth my voice and my supplication; Because he hath inclined his ear unto me. Therefore will i call upon him as long as I live.
- Isaiah 41:10 (KJV)
Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea I will uphold ther with the right hand of my righteousness.
- Romans 15:13 (GNT)
May God, the source of hope, fill you with all joy and peace by means of your faith in him, so that your hope will continue to grow by the power of the holy spirit.
2 Corinthians 1:3-4 (KJV)
Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort;
Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves are comforted of God.
Bible verses for encouragement
- Psalm 27:1 (ISV)
The Lord is my light and my salvation-whom will I fear? The Lord is strength of my life; of whom will I be afraid?
- Psalm 31:24 (KJV)
Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all he that hope in the Lord.
- Psalms 27:14 (KJV)
Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.
- Philippians 4:13 (KJV)
- Psalm 56:3-4 (MEV)
In the day when I am afraid. I will trust in You. In God whose word I praise, in God I have trusted; I will not fear. What can mere flesh do to me?
- Psalms 31:24 (KJV)
Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all ye that hope in the Lord.
- Deuteronomy 31:6
Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for the LORD thy God, he it is that doth go with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee.
- 1 Corinthians 16:13
Watch ye, stand fast in faith, quit you like men, be strong.
- Ephesians 6:10
Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might.
Thank you for taking your time to read this post, remain blessed. I pray that the same way I have been blessed by these verses, you will also be blessed.
No matter what situation you find yourself, God will help bring you out in peace and not in pieces.
Till next time…..❤