15 Bible Verses for Overcoming Worry and Anxiety

How we handle the struggles we encounter in life reveals where we are putting our trust and reliance. Are we focusing on how we can get out of, or manipulate our hard circumstances? Or are we resting in God’s abundant strength, knowing that He has us in this exact spot for a reason?

Scriptionery.com is excited to introduce our new Verses for Purses Scripture cards. These petite Scripture cards contain 15 Bible verses for overcoming worry and anxiety and point us to our ultimate source of strength — the Lord!

Below are the 15 bible verses for overcoming worry and anxiety that are printed on the convenient pocket-sized Scripture cards:
Psalm 16:8 (NLT)
I know the Lord is always with me. I will not be shaken, for he is right beside me.


Deuteronomy 31:6 (NLT)
So be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid and do not panic before them. For the Lord your God will personally go ahead of you. He will neither fail you nor abandon you.

Psalm 40:1 (NLT)

I waited patiently for the Lord to help me, and he turned to me and heard my cry.


Psalm 138:8 (NLT)
The Lord will work out his plans for my life— for your faithful love, O Lord, endures forever. Don’t abandon me, for you made me.

Psalm 143:8 (NLT)
Let me hear of your unfailing love each morning, for I am trusting you. Show me where to walk, for I give myself to you.

Psalm 73:26 (NLT)
My health may fail, and my spirit may grow weak, but God remains the strength of my heart; he is mine forever.

2 Corinthians 4: 17, 18 (NIV)
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 on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.

Psalm 18:28 (NIV)
You, Lord, keep my lamp burning; my God turns my darkness into light.

Revelation 21:4 (NLT)
He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever.

Psalm 23:4 (NIV)
Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me;
your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

1 Peter 5:6,7 (NIV)
Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

Psalm 30:5 (NLT)
For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime! Weeping may last through the night, but joy comes with the morning.

Matthew 11:28 (NIV)
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.

Psalm 91:4a (NIV)
He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings you will find refuge;

Psalm 34:18  (NIV)
The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.

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