24 Healing Bible Verses For When Your Heart Is Heavy

  1. “The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.”

— Psalm 34:18


2.

“My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.”

— Psalm 73:26


3.

“For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.”

— 2 Timothy 1:7


4.

“Yet I am not alone, for my Father is with me.”

— John 16:32


5.

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”

— Joshua 1:9


6.

“Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall trouble or hardship or persecution or famine or nakedness or danger or sword?”

— Romans 8:35


7.

“Under His wings you will find refuge.”

— Psalm 9:1


8.

“Don’t worry about anything, instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank Him for all He has done.”

— Philippians 4:6-8


9.

“But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.”

— Isaiah 40:31


10.

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not onto your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your path.”

— Proverbs 3:5-6


11.

“But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me. That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.”

— 2 Corinthians 12:9-10


12.

“The Lord replied, “My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.”

— Exodus 33:14


13.

“God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.”

— Psalm 46:1


14.

“I can do all this through him who gives me strength.”

— Philippians 4:13


15.

“The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him. The Lord is the strength of his people, a fortress of salvation for his anointed one.”

— Psalm 28:7-8


16.

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”

— Joshua 1:9


17.

“Mightier than the waves of the sea is His love for you.”

— Psalm 93:4


18.

“And in Christ you have been brought to fullness.”

— Colossians 2:10


19.

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.”

— Isaiah 41:10


20.

“Declare over yourself: ‘God has not given me a spirit of fear, but of power, love and a sound mind.’”

— 2 Timothy 1:7


21.

“Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love.”

— Psalm 143:8


22.

“For I know the plans I have for you.”

— Jeremiah 29:11


23.

“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.”

— Deuteronomy 31:8


24.

“The Lord will fight for you, you need only to be still.”

— Exodus 14:14

By Marisa Donnelly for ThoughtCatalog