We all go through hard times in our lives, where we are faced with situations or circumstances that we just don’t know how to handle, choices we just don’t know how to make or times where we just feel completely helpless, and stressed to the bone.
It is during these hard times that we need to be in the Word of God more than ever, filling ourselves with Bible Verses that speak about God’s promises for us in hard times, that will work to encourage, uplift and give us wisdom on how to handle our current situations, choices or hard times.
The Word of God gives us many Verses for Encouragement especially when hard times hit us in life. Here are 10 incredible Bible verses that will help to encourage and uplift you no matter what circumstances you are dealing with today.
10 Bible Verses for Encouragement During Hard Times
Psalm 25:12-15 – “Who are those who fear the Lord? He will show them the path they should choose.
They will live in prosperity, and their children will inherit the land. The Lord is a friend to those who fear him. He teaches them his covenant. My eyes are always on the Lord, for he rescues me from the traps of my enemies.”
Psalm 31:7,8 – “I will be glad and rejoice in your unfailing love, for you have seen my troubles, and you care about the anguish of my soul. You have not handed me over to my enemies but have set me in a safe place.”
1 Peter 5:6 – “So humble yourselves under the mighty power of God, and at the right time he will lift you up in honor. 7 Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you.”
Psalm 46:1 - “God is our refuge and strength, always ready to help in times of trouble. So we will not fear when earthquakes come and the mountains crumble into the sea.
2 Corinthians 1:4 “He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort others. When they are troubled, we will be able to give them the same comfort God has given us.”
Philippians 4:6,7 – “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.
Proverbs 15:29 – “The Lord is far from the wicked, but he hears the prayers of the righteous.”
Proverbs 3:5,6 – “Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding.Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take.”
2 Peter 2:8,9 – “Yes, Lot was a righteous man who was tormented in his soul by the wickedness he saw and heard day after day. So you see, the Lord knows how to rescue godly people from their trials, even while keeping the wicked under punishment until the day of final judgment.”
Psalm 91:9,10,11 – “If you make the Lord your refuge, if you make the Most High your shelter, no evil will conquer you; no plague will come near your home. For he will order his angels to protect you wherever you go.”
We have to remember that God is always on our side, He is constantly fighting for us, and helping us through our every battle(valley) in this life whether physical, spiritual or emotional. The Word of God is full of encouragement Bible verses, all we have to do is fill our minds with His Word so that in times of trouble we have a strong foundation of God’s promises to stand on.