- Exodus 33:14 NASB
And He said, “My presence shall go with you, and I will give you rest.”
- Psalm 18:1-2 NASB
“I love You, O Lord, my strength.”
2 The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer,
My God, my rock, in whom I take refuge;
My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.
- Psalm 28:7 NASB
The Lord is my strength and my shield;
My heart trusts in Him, and I am helped;
Therefore my heart exults,
And with my song I shall thank Him.
- Psalm 61:1-4 NASB
Hear my cry, O God;
Give heed to my prayer.
2 From the end of the earth I call to You when my heart is faint;
Lead me to the rock that is higher than I.
3 For You have been a refuge for me,
A tower of strength against the enemy.
4 Let me [well in Your tent forever;
Let me take refuge in the shelter of Your wings.
- Psalm 91:1-2 NASB
He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High
Will abide in the shadow of the Almighty.
2 I will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress,
My God, in whom I trust!”
- Psalm 118: 5-7 CSB
I called to the Lord in distress;
the Lord answered me
and put me in a spacious place.
6 The Lord is for me; I will not be afraid.
What can a mere mortal do to me?
7 The Lord is my helper,
Therefore, I will look in triumph on those who hate me.
- Psalm 121:1-2 NASB
I will lift up my eyes to the mountains;
From where shall my help come?
2 My help comes from the Lord,
Who made heaven and earth.
- Proverbs 18:10 NASB
The name of the Lord is a strong tower;
The righteous runs into it and is [a]safe.
- Isaiah 26:3-4 NASB
“The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace,
Because he trusts in You.
4 “Trust in the Lord forever,
For in God the Lord, we have an everlasting Rock.
- Isaiah 40:31 NASB
Yet those who wait for the Lord
Will gain new strength;
They will mount up with wings like eagles,
They will run and not get tired,
They will walk and not become weary.
- Isaiah 41:10 NASB
‘Do not fear, for I am with you;
Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you, surely I will help you,
Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
- Isaiah 43:1-2 NASB
But now, thus says the Lord, your Creator, O Jacob,
And He who formed you, O Israel,
“Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;
I have called you by name; you are Mine!
2 “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you;
And through the rivers, they will not overflow you.
When you walk through the fire, you will not be scorched,
Nor will the flame burn you.
- Nahum 1:7 NASB
The Lord is good,
A stronghold in the day of trouble,
And He knows those who take refuge in Him.
- Zechariah 4:6 NASB
Then he said to me, “This is the word of the Lord to Zerubbabel saying, ‘Not by might nor by power, but by My Spirit,’ says the Lord of hosts.
- Matthew 11:28 NASB
“Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
- 2 Corinthians 4:8-9 NASB
we are afflicted in every way, but not crushed; perplexed, but not despairing; persecuted, but not forsaken; struck down, but not destroyed;
- 2 Timothy 1:7 CSB
For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but one of power,love, and sound judgment.
- James 5:11 CSB
See, we count as blessed those who have endured. You have heard of Job’s endurance and have seen the outcome that the Lord brought about—the Lord is compassionate and merciful.
5 thoughts on “Bible Verses for the Times We are Overwhelmed”
Reblogged this on Truth in Palmyra and commented:
What perfect timing with this one, Heather, as things are very overwhelming at the moment
I’m so sorry to hear that things are overwhelming right now, Wally. God is so gracious with His timing to give us that encouragement we need right when we need it the most. I am praying for you!
Thank you Heather
Good passages, glad to see Wally shared this!
Reblogged this on quirkywritingcorner and commented:
Faith Filled Friday: Don’t we all have times when we feel overwhelmed? I’m going to make a copy of these verses and keep them handy.