Encouraging Bible Verses for Strength in Hard Times
Read a collection of Bible verses for the strength to have faith in God through difficult times, heartache, and despair! Through suffering, our faith is tested and can be strengthened by relying on God and trusting in Him. In moments of tribulation and uncertainty, turn to God in prayer "casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you." (1 Peter 5:7) Also, look to the Word of God for encouragement and comfort that God is always with you!
"Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him." (James 1:12)
"Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things." (Philippians 4:6-8)
"For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us." (Romans 8:18)
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