Inspirational Quotes from the Bible
When we feel disheartened, burned out and troubled, we often seek inspiration to lift our spirits. We look for motivations to keep us going, or a reason not to give up. One of the best places to seek inspiration when we are down is the Bible, so that we may live out exactly the way God wants us too, while lifting our spirits.
When we feel lonely, God is with us. When we feel discouraged, God reminds us there is a plan. When we are fearful, God reminds us to give Him our worries. When the circumstances keep stacking against us, we remember God is for us. Do not lose heart, we are unconditionally loved and desired by God. These verses of inspiration may speak to you as if God wrote it directly for what you are currently enduring. Listen closely, He did!
1 Samuel 30:6 – And David was greatly distressed, for the people spoke of stoning him, because all the people spoke of stoning, because all the people were bitter in soul…But David strengthened himself in the Lord his God.
Jeremiah 29:11 – “For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.”
Proverbs 18:10 – The name of the Lord is a strong fortress; the godly run to him and are safe.
Isaiah 40:31 – But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.
Romans 8:31 – If God is for us, who can ever be against us?
2 Corinthians 4:16-18 – Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but what is unseen. For what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
Isaiah 66:9 – I will not cause pain without allowing something new to be born.
Philippians 4:6-7 – Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, 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.
Psalm 56:3 – When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.
Psalm 34:8 – Taste and see that the Lord is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.
Isaiah 40:28-31 – Do you not know? Have you not heart? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Romans 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.
1 Corinthians 16:13 – Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith, be courageous; be strong.
Deuteronomy 31:6 – Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of the, for your Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
Psalm 23:1 – The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.
Hebrews 13:5-6 – “I will never leave you nor forsake you. So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear, what can man do to me?”
Philippians 4:13 – I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
John 6:37 – “All that the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never cast out.”
2 Corinthians 7:16 – I rejoice that in everything I am of good courage concerning you.
Ezra 10:4 – Arise; for the matter belongs to you, and we are with you: be of good courage, and do it.
Romans 8:24 – For we were saved in hope, but hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for that which he sees?
Proverbs 23:18 – Indeed surely there is a future hope, And your hope will not be cut off.
2 Corinthians 12:9 – My grace is sufficient for you, for My power is made perfect in weakness.
Matthew 11:28 – Come to me, all you who are troubled and weighted down with care, and I will give you rest.
Zephaniah 3:17 – The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.
Revelation 21:4 – He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.
God’s word is full of promises and reassurance that we are never alone. We are always backed by God, and our hope is within Him. Whatever you are seeking inspiration for today, may these verses bring you peace.
Top 25 Best Inspirational Bible Verses – Encouraging Scripture to Uplift
2 Corinthians 7:16 I rejoice that in everything I am of good courage concerning you.
Isaiah 41:6 They help everyone his neighbor; and [every one] says to his brother, Be of good courage.
Hebrews 13:6 So that with good courage we say, “The Lord is my helper. I will not fear. What can man do to me?”
Psalms 31:24 Be strong, and let your heart take courage, All you who hope in Yahweh.
Ezra 10:4 Arise; for the matter belongs to you, and we are with you: be of good courage, and do it.
2 Corinthians 5:8 We are of good courage, I say, and are willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be at home with the Lord.
2 Corinthians 5:6 Being therefore always of good courage, and knowing that, while we are at home in the body, we are absent from the Lord;
2 Corinthians 10:2 Yes, I beg you that I may not, when present, show courage with the confidence with which I intend to be bold against some, who consider us to be walking according to the flesh.
Deuteronomy 31:6 Be strong and of good courage, don’t be afraid, nor be scared of them: for Yahweh your God, he it is who does go with you; he will not fail you, nor forsake you.
Joshua 1:9 Haven’t I commanded you? Be strong and of good courage; don’t be afraid, neither be dismayed: for Yahweh your God is with you wherever you go.
Acts 28:15 From there the brothers, when they heard of us, came to meet us as far as The Market of Appius and The Three Taverns. When Paul saw them, he thanked God, and took courage.
Joshua 1:6 Be strong and of good courage; for you shall cause this people to inherit the land which I swore to their fathers to give them.
2 Chronicles 32:7 Be strong and of good courage, don’t be afraid nor dismayed for the king of Assyria, nor for all the multitude who is with him; for there is a greater with us than with him:
Joshua 1:18 Whoever he be who shall rebel against your commandment, and shall not listen to your words in all that you command him, he shall be put to death: only be strong and of good courage.
2 Chronicles 25:11 Amaziah took courage, and led forth his people, and went to the Valley of Salt, and struck of the children of Seir ten thousand.
Joshua 10:25 Joshua said to them, Don’t be afraid, nor be dismayed; be strong and of good courage: for thus shall Yahweh do to all your enemies against whom you fight.
2 Corinthians 10:1 Now I Paul, myself, entreat you by the humility and gentleness of Christ; I who in your presence am lowly among you, but being absent am of good courage toward you.
Deuteronomy 31:23 He gave Joshua the son of Nun a charge, and said, Be strong and of good courage; for you shall bring the children of Israel into the land which I swore to them: and I will be with you.
1 Chronicles 22:13 Then shall you prosper, if you observe to do the statutes and the ordinances which Yahweh gave Moses concerning Israel. Be strong, and of good courage. Don’t be afraid, neither be dismayed.
Deuteronomy 31:7 Moses called to Joshua, and said to him in the sight of all Israel, Be strong and of good courage: for you shall go with this people into the land which Yahweh has sworn to their fathers to give them; and you shall cause them to inherit it.
1 Chronicles 19:13 Be of good courage, and let us play the man for our people, and for the cities of our God: and Yahweh do that which seems him good.
2 Samuel 10:12 Be of good courage, and let us play the man for our people, and for the cities of our God: and Yahweh do that which seems him good.
2 Chronicles 32:5 He took courage, and built up all the wall that was broken down, and raised [it] up to the towers, and the other wall outside, and strengthened Millo [in] the city of David, and made weapons and shields in abundance.
1 Chronicles 28:20 David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do it: don’t be afraid, nor be dismayed; for Yahweh God, even my God, is with you; he will not fail you, nor forsake you, until all the work for the service of the house of Yahweh is finished.
2 Chronicles 15:8 When Asa heard these words, and the prophecy of Oded the prophet, he took courage, and put away the abominations out of all the land of Judah and Benjamin, and out of the cities which he had taken from the hill-country of Ephraim; and he renewed the altar of Yahweh, that was before the porch of Yahweh.
Romans 8:24 For we were saved in hope, but hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for that which he sees?
1 Corinthians 9:10 or does he say it assuredly for our sake? Yes, it was written for our sake, because he who plows ought to plow in hope, and he who threshes in hope should partake of his hope.
Romans 15:13 Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope, in the power of the Holy Spirit.
Hebrews 6:19 This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, a hope both sure and steadfast and entering into that which is within the veil;
Romans 4:18 Who in hope believed against hope, to the end that he might become a father of many nations, according to that which had been spoken, “So will your seed be.”
Acts 26:7 which our twelve tribes, earnestly serving night and day, hope to attain. Concerning this hope I am accused by the Jews, King Agrippa!
Proverbs 23:18 Indeed surely there is a future hope, And your hope will not be cut off.
Job 17:15 Where then is my hope? As for my hope, who shall see it?
Philippians 2:23 Therefore I hope to send him at once, as soon as I see how it will go with me.
Psalms 71:14 But I will always hope, And will add to all of your praise.
Matthew 12:21 In his name, the Gentiles will hope.”
Lamentations 3:21 This I recall to my mind; therefore have I hope.
1 John 3:3 Everyone who has this hope set on him purifies himself, even as he is pure.
Romans 8:25 But if we hope for that which we don’t see, we wait for it with patience.
Lamentations 3:29 Let him put his mouth in the dust, if so be there may be hope.
Psalms 39:7 Now, Lord, what do I wait for? My hope is in you.
2 Corinthians 13:6 But I hope that you will know that we aren’t disqualified.
Proverbs 26:12 Do you see a man wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Psalms 146:5 Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, Whose hope is in Yahweh, his God:
Psalms 78:7 That they might set their hope in God, And not forget the works of God, But keep his commandments,
Job 27:8 For what is the hope of the godless, when he is cut off, When God takes away his life?
Proverbs 19:18 Discipline your son, for there is hope; Don’t be a willing party to his death.
Jeremiah 31:17 There is hope for your latter end, says Yahweh; and [your] children shall come again to their own border.
2 Corinthians 3:12 Having therefore such a hope, we use great boldness of speech,
Lamentations 3:24 Yahweh is my portion, says my soul; therefore will I hope in him.