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Inspirational Bible Verses

Welcome to our page of Inspirational Bible Verses. They are sorted according popular categories. You can skim down the page or you can simply click on the category title to take you immediately to that place. I trust you will enjoy this selection of Scripture quotations. Note: Unless otherwise stated all these inspirational Bible verses are from the NIV.

One word of caution, however. As students of the Feed Yourself course know, context is extremely important in correctly understanding Bible verses. Even seemingly independent inspirational Bible verses were written within a specific context which can add to or clarify their true meaning. Take time to look up the verses and read the surrounding context.

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Inspirational Bible Verses on Comfort

Inspirational Bible Verses can help us through dark days.

Weeping may remain for a night, but rejoicing comes in the morning. Ps. 30:5

Praise be to the Lord, to God our Savior, Who daily bears our burdens. Ps. 68:19

Though You have made me see troubles, many and bitter, You will restore my life again; from the depths of the earth You will again bring me up. You will increase my honor and comfort me once again. Ps. 71:20-21

May Your unfailing love be my comfort, according to your promise to your servant. Ps. 119:76

Those who sow in tears will reap with songs of joy. He who does out weeping carrying seed to sow, will return with songs of joy, carrying sheaves with him. Ps. 126: 5-6

"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." Jer. 29:11

"Come to Me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." Matt. 11:28

We know that in all things God works for the good of those who love Him, who have been called according to His purpose. Rom. 8:28

Just as the sufferings of Christ flow over into our lives, so also through Christ our comfort overflows. 2 Cor. 1:5

Inspirational Bible Verses on Fear Not

Then I said to you, "Do not be terrified; do not be afraid of them. The Lord your God, Who is going before you, will fight for you...There you saw how the Lord your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place." Deut. 1:29-31

"The Lord Himself goes before you and will be with you; He will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid, do not be discouraged." Deut. 31:8

"Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." Jos. 1:9

The Lord is my light and my salvation - whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life - of whom shall I be afraid? Ps. 27:1

I sought the Lord, and He answered me; He delivered me from all my fears. Ps. 34:4

God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea... Ps. 46:1-2

"Do not fear, for I am with you, do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with My righteous right hand." Is. 41:10

"Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. each day has enough trouble of its own." Matt. 6:34

"In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world." John 16:33

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Phil. 4:6

The Lord is my Helper; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me? Heb. 13:6

Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. 1 Pet. 5:7

Inspirational Bible Verses on Healing/Sickness

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me." Ps. 23:4

Blessed is he who has regard for the weak...The Lord wil sustain him on his sick bed and restore him from his bed of illness. Ps. 41:1, 3

"I will restore you to health and heal your wounds," declares the Lord. Jer. 30:17

The prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well, the Lord will raise him up. If he has sinned, he will be forgiven. James 5:15

Inspirational Bible Verses on
Help Me - Feeling Overwhelmed

From the ends of the earth I call to you, I call as my heart grows faint; lead me to the rock that is higher than I. For You have been my refuge, a strong tower against the foe. Ps. 61:2-3

He will rescue them from oppression and violence, for precious is their blood in His sight. Ps. 72:14

"Because he loves Me," says the Lord, "I will rescue him; I will protect him, for he acknowledges My name. He will call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble, I will deliver him and honor him. With long life will I satisfy him and show him my salvation." Ps. 91:14-16

Praise the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits - Who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's. Ps. 103:2-5

The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid. What can man do to me? Ps. 118:6

Save me, for I am Yours, I have sought out Your precepts. Ps. 119:94

I rise before dawn and cry for help; I have put my hope in Your word. My eyes stay open through the watches of the night, that I may meditate on Your promises. Ps. 119:147-148

My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. He will not let your foot slip - He who watches over you will not slumber... Ps. 121:2-3

Inspirational Bible Verses on
Looking For God

"But if from there you seek the Lord your God, you will find Him if you look for Him with all your heart and all your soul." Deut. 4:29

Those who know Your name will trust in You, for You, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you. Ps. 9:10

As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for You, O God. My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When can I go and meet with God? Ps. 42:1-2

O God, You are my God, earnestly I seek You; my soul thirsts for You, my body longs for You, in a dry and weary land where there is no water. Ps. 63:1

How lovely is Your dwelling place, O Lord Almighty! My soul yearns, even faints, for the courts of the Lord; my heart and my flesh cry out for the living God. Ps. 84:1-2

Inspirational Bible Verses on Marriage/Family

He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord. Pr. 18:22

A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies. Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value. Pr. 31:10-11

My son, keeo your father's commands and do not forsake your mother's teaching. Pr. 6:20

Jesus said, "Let the little children come to Me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." Matt. 19:14

Inspirational Bible Verses on Peace

"Let the beloved of the Lord rest secure in Him, for He shields him all day long, and the one the Lord loves rests between His shoulders." Deut. 33:12

I lie down and sleep; I wake again, because the Lord sustains me. I will not fear the tens of thousands drawn up against me on every side. Ps. 3:5-6

I will lie down and sleep in peace, for You alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety." Ps. 4:8

The Lord gives strength to His people, the Lord blesses His people with peace. Ps. 29:11

My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from Him. Ps. 62:1

The Lord protects the simplehearted; when I was in great need, He saved me. Be at rest once more, O my soul, for the Lord has been good to you. Ps. 116:5-6

In vain you rise early and stay up late, toiling for food to eat - for He grants sleep to those He loves. Ps. 127:2

You will keep i perfect peace him whose mind is steadfast, because he trusts in You. Is. 26:3

The mind controlled by the Spirit is life and peace. Rom. 8:6

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him. Rom. 15:13

Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. Col. 3:15

May the Lord of peace Himself give you peace at all times and in every way. 2 Thes. 3:16

Inspirational Bible Verses on
Precious To God

"For you are a people holy to the Lord our God. The Lord your God has chosen you out of all the peoples on the face of the earth to be His people, his treasured possession." Deut. 6:6

"Know then in your heart that as a man disciplines his son, so the Lord your God disciplines you." Deut. 8:5

"For the Lord's portion is His people." Deut. 32:9

Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart. Jer. 1:5

The Lord your God is with you, He is might to save. He will take great delight in you. Zep. 3:17

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Inspirational Bible Verses on Prosperity Scriptures

"Keep His decrees and commands, which I am giving you today, so that it may go well with you and your children after you and that you may live long in the land the Lord your God gives you for all time." Deut. 4:40

"But remember the Lord your God for it is He Who gives you the ability to produce wealth, and so confirms His covenant..." Deut. 8:18

"There, in the presence of the Lord your God, you and your families shall eat and shall rejoice in everything you have put your hand to, because the Lord your God has blessed you." Deut. 12:7

"Give generously to him and do so without a grudging heart; then because of this the Lord your Your will bless you in all your work and in everything you put your hand to." Deut. 15:10

"However, the Lord your God would not listen to Balaam but turned the curse into a blessing for you, because the Lord your God loves you." Deut. 23:5

"If you pay attention to the commands of the Lord your God that I give you this day and carefully follow them, you will always be the top, never the bottom." Deut. 28:13

"Carefully follow the terms of this covenant, so that you may proper in everything you do." Deut. 29:9

"Be stong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go." Jos. 1:7

In everything that he undertook in the service of God's temple and in obedience to the land and the commands, he sought his God and worked wholeheartedly. And so he propsered." about Hezekiah 2 Chr. 31:21

But his delight is in the law of the Lord, and on His law he meditates day and night. He is light a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither. Whatever he does prospers. Ps. 1:2-3

For surely, O Lord, You bless the righteous; You surround them with your favor as with a shield. Ps. 5:12

I said to the Lord, "You are my Lord; apart from You I have no good thing." Ps. 16:2

You have made known to me the path of life; You will fill me with joy in Your presence, with eternal pleasures at Your right hand. Ps. 16:11

Delight yourself in the Lord; and He will give you the desires of your heart." Ps. 37:4

For the Lord God is a sun and shiled; the Lord bestows favor and honor; no good thing does He withhold from those whose walk is blameless. Ps. 84:11

Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father. James 1:7

Inspirational Bible Verses on Victory

"Five of you will chase a hundred, and a hundred of you will chase ten thousand, and your enemies will fall by the sword before you." Lev. 26:8

"Hear, O Israel, today you are going into battle against your enemies. Do not be fainthearted or afraid; do not be terrified or give way to panic before them. For the Lord your God is the One who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies to give you the victory." Deut. 20:3-4

"The Lord will grant that the enemies who rise up against you will be defeated before you. They will come at you from one one direction but flee from you in seven." Deut. 28:7

"The eternal God is your refuge, and underneath are the everlasting arms. He will drive out your enemy before you, saying, 'Destory him!'" Deut. 33:27

"I will give you every place you set your foot...no one will be able to stand up against you all the days of your life." Jos. 1:3, 5

The Lord is my strength and my shield, my heart trusts in Him, and I am helped." Ps. 28:7

If the Lord delights in a man's way, He makes his steps firm; though he stumble, he will not fall, for the Lord upholds him with his hand. Ps. 37:23-24

He ransoms me unharmed from the battle waged against me, even though many oppose me. Ps. 55:18

Praise be to the Lord my Rock, who trains me hands for war, my fingers for battle. He is my loving God and my fortress, my stronghold and my deliver, my shield, in whom I take refuge, who subdues peoples under me. Ps. 144:1-2

Take up the shield of faith, with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one. Eph. 6:16

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