Bible Verses About Stress and Worry—Building Faith in God Is Very Important
We have selected twenty Bible verses about stress and worry and we hope these verses can help us build faith in God. When we meet stress and difficulties, we should believe God’s mighty power and commit our difficulties to Him.
I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me.
1 John 3:20
For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knows all things.
1 Peter 5:7
Casting all your care on him; for he cares for you.
Trust in him at all times; you people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah.
And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm. And he said to them, Why are you so fearful? how is it that you have no faith? And they feared exceedingly, and said one to another, What manner of man is this, that even the wind and the sea obey him?
And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, and drunkenness, and cares of this life, and so that day come on you unawares.
In the multitude of my thoughts within me your comforts delight my soul.
Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much better than they? Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit to his stature?
Come to me, all you that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke on you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and you shall find rest to your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.
What time I am afraid, I will trust in you.
Peace I leave with you, my peace I give to you: not as the world gives, give I to you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.
Commit your way to the LORD; trust also in him; and he shall bring it to pass.
Fear you not; for I am with you: be not dismayed; for I am your God: I will strengthen you; yes, I will help you; yes, I will uphold you with the right hand of my righteousness.
If you shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it.
And Jesus answered and said to her, Martha, Martha, you are careful and troubled about many things: But one thing is needful: and Mary has chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her.
The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runs into it, and is safe.
Blessed is the man that trusts in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is. For he shall be as a tree planted by the waters, and that spreads out her roots by the river, and shall not see when heat comes, but her leaf shall be green; and shall not be careful in the year of drought, neither shall cease from yielding fruit.
For you will light my candle: the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.
For the Lamb which is in the middle of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them to living fountains of waters: and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes.
Through these verses above, we can see God is almighty, He can help us resolve all of our difficulties and that He is our only reliance. These verses increase our faith. But some brothers and sisters still have questions: We believe that God’s burden is light, but when we meet difficulties, we can’t commit them to God completely. How can we commit our difficulties to God truly? As for this question, we recommend you read this article: The Lord’s Burden Is Light, Then Why Is My Life So Tiring?