This Week's Scripture

But unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ. Wherefore he saith, When he ascended up on high, he led captivity captive, and gave gifts unto men. (Ephesians 4:7-8)

Scripture to Stand On

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  Anxiety
  Comfort
  Courage
  Encouragement
  Faith
  Guidance
  Healing
  Hope
  Joy
  Loneliness
  Peace

Anxiety

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

Phil 4:6,7 Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

1 Pt 5:7 Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

Comfort

Ps 18:2 The Lord is my rock, my fortress and my deliverer; my God is my rock, in whom I take refuge. He is my shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.

Ps 22:24 For he has not despised or disdained the suffering of the afflicted one; he has not hidden his face from him but has listened to his cry for help.

Ps 138:7 Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you preserve my life; you stretch out your hand against the anger of my foes, with your right hand you save me.

Ps 37:24 Though he stumble, he will not fall, for the Lord upholds him with his hand.

Na 1:7 The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him.

Ps 37:39 The salvation of the righteous comes from the Lord; he is their stronghold in time of trouble.

Ps 55:22 Cast your cares on the Lord and He will sustain you; He will never let the righteous fall.

Jn 16:33 "I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.

Courage

Ps 27:14 Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.

Ps 37:28 For the Lord loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. They will be protected forever, but the offspring of the wicked will be cut off.

Is 43:1 But now, this is what the Lord says- He who created you, O Jacob, He who formed you, O Israel: "Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name; you are mine."

2 Ki 6:16 "Don't be afraid," the prophet answered. "Those who are with us are more than those who are with them."

Jos 1:9 "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."

Encouragement

2 Pt 3:9 The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some count as slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.

Ps 46:1 God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.

Ps 17:6 I call on you, O God, for you will answer me; give ear to me and hear my prayer.

Ps 33:17,18 The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them; the Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

Mt 11:28,29 Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

2 Cor 12:9 ...My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.

Faith

John 3:16 For God so love the world that he gave his one and only Son that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

Heb 13:8 Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.

James 2:26 As the body without spirit is dead, so faith without deeds is dead.

Rom 8:28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.

Mt 6:33 But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness and all these things (what you will eat, drink, or wear) will be given to you as well.

Heb 11:1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.

2 Cor 5:7 We live by faith, not by sight.

Guidance

Mt 6:19,20 Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven...For where your treasure is there your heart will be also.

1 Cor 4:5 Therefore judge nothing before the appointed time; wait until the Lord comes, He will bring to light what is hidden in the darkness and will expose the motives of men's hearts. At that time each will receive his praise from God.

2 Cor 4:3,4 And even if our gospel is veiled, it is veiled to those who are perishing. The God of this age has blinded the minds of unbelievers, so that they cannot see the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ.

2 Cor 5:13 You, my brother, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the sinful nature, rather, serve one another in love.

Col 2:8 See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic principles of this world rather than on Christ.

Col 3:14 Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.

1 Tm 6:17 Command those who are rich in the present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment.

1 Jn 2:15-17 Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in Him. For everything in the world- the cravings of sinful man, the lust of his eyes and the boasting of what he has and does- comes not from the Father but from the world. The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever.

Js 1:19,20...Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to become angry, for man's anger does not bring about a righteous life that God desires.

Healing

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

1 Pt 2:24 He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed.

Ps 103: 2,3 Praise the Lord, O my soul, and forget not his benefits- who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases.

Is 53:5 But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his wounds we are healed.

Mt 4:23 Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among the people.

Jer 17:14 Heal me, O Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for you are the one I praise.

Ex 23:25 Worship the Lord your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you.

Hope

Ps 42:11 Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me?
Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.

Pr 14:32 When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down, but even in death the righteous have a refuge.

1 Pe 1:21 Through him you believe in God, who raised him from the dead and glorified him, and so your faith and hope are in God.

Col 1:5 The faith and love that spring from the hope that is stored up for you in heaven and that you have already heard about in the word of truth, the gospel.

Ps 31:24 Be strong and take heart, all you who hope in the Lord.

 
1 Peter 1:3 Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

Joy

Is 55:12 You will go out in joy and be led forth in peace; the mountains and hills will burst into song before you, and all the trees of the field will clap their hands.

Ps 4:7 You have filled my heart with greater joy than when their grain and new wine abound.

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

Jn 15:11 I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete.

1 Pe 1:8 Though you have not seen him, you love him now, you believe in him and are filled with an inexpressible and glorious joy.

Is 61:10 I delight greatly in the Lord; my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garment of salvation and arrayed me in a robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels

Ps 68:3 But may the righteous be glad and rejoice before God; may they be happy and joyful.

Loneliness

Jn 14:18 I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.

Is 58:9 Then you will call, and the Lord will answer; you will cry for help, and he will say: Here am I.

2 Co 6:18 "I will be a Father to you, and you will be my sons and daughters, says the Lord Almighty."

Ge 28:15 "I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go, and I will bring you back to this land. I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised."

Peace

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

Ps 85:8 I will listen to what God the Lord will say; he promises peace to his people, his saints...

Php 4:7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Is 32:17 The fruit of righteousness will be peace; the effect of righteousness will be quietness and confidence forever.

Luke 7:50 ..."Your faith has saved you; go in peace."

2 Th 3:16 Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way...

Jn 14:27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.