We all have bad days now and then, and the best way to take our minds off of the issues or circumstances that are causing our bad day is to get into God’s Word and read some of His promises and his uplifting words of wisdom. I pray that if you know anyone who could use some cheering up that you would kindly forward this page onto them. Here are 15 scripture verses that will cheer you up and will help to turn your bad day into a day filled with rejoicing and happiness.
Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord. Plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
Romans 12:12 “Rejoice in our confident hope. Be patient in trouble, and keep on praying.”
Psalms 31:7 “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.”
1 Peter 5: 6-7 “So humble yourselves under the mighty power of God, and at the right time he will lift you up in honor. Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you.”
John 16:33 “I have told you all this so that you may have peace in me. Here on earth you will have many trials and sorrows. But take heart, because I have overcome the world.”
2 Corinthians 4:16-18 ” That is why we never give up. Though our bodies are dying, our spirits are being renewed every day. For our present troubles are small and won’t last very long. Yet they produce for us a glory that vastly outweighs them and will last forever! So we don’t look at the troubles we can see now; rather we fix our gaze on things that cannot be seen. For the things we see now will soon be gone, but the things we cannot see will last forever.
Psalms 119:50 “Your promise revives me; it comforts me in all my troubles.”
Psalms 34:17-18 “The Lord hears his people when they call to him for help. He rescues them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.”
Psalms 37:39 “The Lord rescues the godly; he is their fortress in times of trouble.”
2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 “Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and god our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal comfort and a wonderful hope, comfort you and strengthen you in every good thing you do and say.”
Matthew 11: 28-30 “Then Jesus said ‘Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy to bear, and the burden I give you is light.”
Matthew 6:30 “And if God cares so wonderfully for wildflowers that are here today and thrown into the fire tomorrow, he will certainly care for you. Why do you have so little faith?”
Psalms 23:4 “Even though I walk through the valley of the shadows of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff they comfort me.”
Proverbs 11:8 “The godly are rescued from trouble, and it falls on the wicked instead.”
Romans 8:28 “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose”