- Deuteronomy 31:6 NIV
Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.”
- Joshua 1:9 NIV
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”
- 1 Chronicles 28:20 NIV
David also said to Solomon his son, “Be strong and courageous, and do the work. Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you or forsake you until all the work for the service of the temple of the Lord is finished.
- 2 Chronicles 32:7 NASB
“Be strong and courageous, do not fear or be dismayed because of the king of Assyria nor because of all the horde that is with him; for the one with us is greater than the one with him.
- Psalm 16:8 NASB
I have set the Lord continually before me;
Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
- Psalm 27:1 NIV
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?
- Psalm 27:14 NASB
Wait for the Lord;
Be strong and let your heart take courage;
Yes, wait for the Lord.
- Psalm 31:24 NASB
Be strong and let your heart take courage,
All you who hope in the Lord.
- Psalm 56:3-4 NIV
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.
In God, whose word I praise—
in God I trust and am not afraid.
What can mere mortals do to me?
- Isaiah 41:10 NIV
So 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.
- Isaiah 41:13 NIVFor I am the Lord your God
who takes hold of your right hand
and says to you, Do not fear;
I will help you.
- 1 Corinthians 16:13 NIV
Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.
- 2 Timothy 1:7 NIV
For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.
- Hebrews 13:5-6 NIV
Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said,
“Never will I leave you;
never will I forsake you.”
6 So we say with confidence,
“The Lord is my helper; I will not be afraid
What can mere mortals do to me?”
- 1 Peter 3:13-14
Who is going to harm you if you are eager to do good? But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. “Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened.”
6 thoughts on “15 Bible Verses about Courage”
This is exactly what I needed to prepare me for the ambiguity of my first missions trip in 2 weeks. I will be able to print these out and meditate on them over the next few weeks. Thank you for being a blessing with this blog. Although, I have never posted here, I have thoroughly enjoyed reading your posting quite frequently.
Praise Him, Nikki! He always knows exactly how to speak truth to our hearts!
Thank you Heather for this list. My word for 2018 is COURAGE. So imagine my surprise to find your site. Good bless you.
I love your word for 2018 and I’m so glad you found these verses to go with it!
Hi Heather!! Would you mind if I repost this on my blog? It is primarily a fashion/style blog, but I do share faith posts as well. I didn’t want to overstep boundaries & think asking is always much nicer. Perhaps we can collaborate if you are interested. Thanks for your encouragement!!
I’d be honored. Thanks for asking!