Comforting Bible Verses & Encouraging Scriptures – Part 2
God’s Word is full of comforting Bible verses, encouraging Scriptures, and God’s promises. There are thousands of comforting Bible verses and encouraging Scriptures in the Bible. And there are thousands of God’s promises in His Word.
All of the comforting Bible verses and encouraging Scriptures were placed in God’s Word to help us in our life and in our walk with God. God knows that you will have difficult times in your life. And God knows that you will struggle in your walk with God at times. So He placed many comforting Bible verses and encouraging Scriptures to help you. And to encourage you. And to comfort you and strengthen you.
There are also thousands of God’s wonderful promises that are His children’s to claim by faith, thanks to Jesus. In Part 1 we looked at many comforting Bible verses and encouraging Scriptures in God’s word. Now we will look at many more comforting and encouraging Bible verses and God’s promises.
6. IF YOU NEED WISDOM
” IF ANY OF YOU LACK WISDOM, LET HIM ASK OF GOD.” – JAMES 1:5
“HE WILL TEACH US HIS WAYS, SO THAT WE MAY WALK IN HIS PATHS.” – ISAIAH 2:3
“TO THE MAN WHO PLEASES HIM, GOD GIVES WISDOM, KNOWLEDGE, AND HAPPINESS…” – ECCLESIASTES 2:26
7. WHEN YOU NEED SECURITY
PSALM 32:7 “You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance.”
PSALM 23 “The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not want. He makes me lie down in green pastures. God leads me beside quiet waters. He restores my soul. He guides me in the paths of righteousness for His name’s sake. Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil, for You are with me. Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You have anointed my head with oil. My cup overflows. Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
PROVERBS 10:9 “Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but whoever takes crooked paths will be found out.”
” God is our refuge and strength, and ever present help in trouble.” – PSALM 46:1
” The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear Him, and He delivers them.” – PSALM 34:7
8. WHEN YOU ARE LONELY
“I WILL NEVER LEAVE YOU, NOR WILL I EVER FORSAKE YOU.” – HEBREWS 13:5
“AND SURELY I AM WITH YOU ALWAYS.” – MATTHEW 28:20
“I WILL FEAR NO EVIL, FOR YOU ARE WITH ME.” – PSALM 23:4
“I AM WITH YOU AND WILL WATCH OVER YOU WHEREVER YOU GO…” PSALM 139:7-12
9. WHEN YOU NEED COMFORT
“PRAISE BE TO THE GOD AND FATHER OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST, THE FATHER OF COMPASSION AND THE GOD OF 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.” – 2 CORINTHIANS 1:3-4
10. WHEN YOU ARE DISCOURAGED OR FEELING DEFEATED
“THE LORD HIMSELF GOES BEFORE YOU AND WILL BE WITH YOU; HE WILL NEVER LEAVE YOU OR FORSAKE YOU. DO NOT BE AFRAID; DO NOT BE DISCOURAGED.” – DEUTERONOMY 31:8
“THANKS BE TO GOD, WHO ALWAYS LEADS US IN TRIUMPHANT PROCESSION (VICTORY) IN CHRIST” – 2 CORINTHIANS 2:14
“VICTORY RESTS WITH THE LORD.” – PROVERBS 21:31
11. WHEN YOU NEED REST
“FIND REST, O MY SOUL, IN GOD ALONE; MY HOPE COMES FROM HIM.” – PSALM 62:5
“COME TO ME, ALL WHO ARE WEARY & BURDENED, AND I WILL GIVE YOU REST.” – MATTHEW 11:28-30
FAITH AND “BELIEVING PRAYER” TO CLAIM COMFORTING BIBLE VERSES & GOD’S PROMISES
Faith is vitally important for walking closely with God and pleasing Him. When we pray and ask God to help us or supply our needs, we need to have faith and believe that He wants to help us and that He will. We need to have “believing prayer”
BELIEVING PRAYER IS THE TRANSFER OF COMFORTING BIBLE VERSES & GOD’S PROMISES & ENCOURAGING SCRIPTURES INTO YOUR PROBLEM OR CIRCUMSTANCES
GO TO GOD AND HIS WORD(COMFORTING BIBLE VERSES & GOD’S PROMISES & ENCOURAGING SCRIPTURES) WITH YOUR PROBLEM, NEED, OR TROUBLES.
PERSONALIZE GOD’S WORD TO FIT YOUR SITUATION (WITHOUT CHANGING THE MEANING OF THE VERSE).
READ GOD’S WORD ALOUD AND PLACE YOUR NAME IN THE PROMISE(S) OR COMFORTING BIBLE VERSES THAT FIT YOUR NEED OR SITUATION.
ALL COMFORTING BIBLE VERSES, ENCOURAGING SCRIPTURES, AND PROMISES IN THE BIBLE LEAD YOU TO A PERSONAL LOVE RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD.
More than anything God desires first for you to have a restored personal relationship with God. Then as a believer you can have close intimate fellowship with God. And oneness and unity with Him. And also a partnership with God in His kingdom work and mission.
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There are hundreds of Bible verses and great truths & promises in the Pursuing Intimacy With God studies book