Bible Verse Quotes on Stress

Always check the context of a verse. The context of a verse might put a very different slant on what the verse seems to say.

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Matthew 6:25-27

[25] “This is why I tell you: do not be worried about the food and drink you need in order to stay alive, or about clothes for your body. After all, isn’t life worth more than food? And isn’t the body worth more than clothes? [26] Look at the birds: they do not plant seeds, gather a harvest and put it in barns; yet your Father in heaven takes care of them! Aren’t you worth much more than birds? [27] Can any of you live a bit longer by worrying about it?

2

‭Proverbs 12:25

Worry can rob you of happiness, but kind words will cheer you up.

3

‭Mark 4:19

but the worries about this life, the love for riches, and all other kinds of desires crowd in and choke the message, and they don’t bear fruit.

4

James 1:2-4

[2] My friends, consider yourselves fortunate when all kinds of trials come your way, [3] for you know that when your faith succeeds in facing such trials, the result is the ability to endure. [4] Make sure that your endurance carries you all the way without failing, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing.

5

Romans 5:3-5

[3] We also boast of our troubles, because we know that trouble produces endurance, [4] endurance brings God’s approval, and his approval creates hope. [5] This hope does not disappoint us, for God has poured out his love into our hearts by means of the Holy Spirit, who is God’s gift to us.

6

‭Romans 8:28-29

[28] We know that in all things God works for good with those who love him, those whom he has called according to his purpose. [29] Those whom God had already chosen he also set apart to become like his Son, so that the Son would be the first among many believers.

7

2 Corinthians 1:3-4

[3] Let us give thanks to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the merciful Father, the God from whom all help comes! [4] He helps us in all our troubles, so that we are able to help others who have all kinds of troubles, using the same help that we ourselves have received from God.

8

‭2 Corinthians 12:9-10

[9] But his answer was: “My grace is all you need, for my power is greatest when you are weak.” I am most happy, then, to be proud of my weaknesses, in order to feel the protection of Christ’s power over me. [10] I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and difficulties for Christ’s sake. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

9

John 14:1

“Do not be worried and upset,” Jesus told them. “Believe in God and believe also in me.

10

‭Proverbs 3:5-6

[5] Trust in the Lord with all your heart. Never rely on what you think you know. [6] Remember the Lord in everything you do, and he will show you the right way.

11

Psalm 34:4

I prayed to the Lord, and he answered me; he freed me from all my fears.

12

Philippians 4:6-7

[6] Don’t worry about anything, but in all your prayers ask God for what you need, always asking him with a thankful heart. [7] And God’s peace, which is far beyond human understanding, will keep your hearts and minds safe in union with Christ Jesus.

13

‭Psalm 55:22

Leave your troubles with the Lord, and he will defend you; he never lets honest people be defeated.

14

1 Peter 5:6-7

[6] Humble yourselves, then, under God’s mighty hand, so that he will lift you up in his own good time. [7] Leave all your worries with him, because he cares for you.

15

‭John 14:27

“Peace is what I leave with you; it is my own peace that I give you. I do not give it as the world does. Do not be worried and upset; do not be afraid.

16

‭Job 5:7

No indeed! We bring trouble on ourselves, as surely as sparks fly up from a fire.

17

‭Job 14:1

We are all born weak and helpless. All lead the same short, troubled life.

18

1 Peter 4:12

My dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful test you are suffering, as though something unusual were happening to you.

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‭1 Corinthians 10:13

Every test that you have experienced is the kind that normally comes to people. But God keeps his promise, and he will not allow you to be tested beyond your power to remain firm; at the time you are put to the test, he will give you the strength to endure it, and so provide you with a way out.

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‭Hebrews 13:5-6

[5] Keep your lives free from the love of money, and be satisfied with what you have. For God has said, “I will never leave you; I will never abandon you.” [6] Let us be bold, then, and say, “The Lord is my helper, I will not be afraid. What can anyone do to me?”

 

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