16 Quick Scriptures to ENCOURAGE

WORRY AND ANXIETY
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall
direct your paths” (Proverbs 3:5–6).

“Be anxious for nothing, 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 minds through Christ Jesus” (Philippians 4:6–7).

“Come to Me, all you who labor and
are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
For My yoke is easy and My burden
is light” (Matthew 11:28–30).

“Casting all your care upon Him, for
He cares for you” (1 Peter 5:7).

NEED ENCOURAGEMENT
“The Lord is near to those who have
a broken heart, and saves such as have a contrite spirit” (Psalm 34:18).

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your
God is with you wherever you go” (Joshua 1:9).

“We know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose” (Romans 8:28).

HEALTH ISSUES
“My flesh and my heart fail; but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever” (Psalm 73:26).

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, yes, I will help you,
I will uphold you with My righteous right hand” (Isaiah 41:10).

RECEIVE BAD NEWS
 “These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world” (John 16:33).

“Surely he will never be shaken; the righteous will be in everlasting remembrance. He will not be afraid of evil tidings; his heart is steadfast, trusting in the Lord” (Psalm 112:6–7).