Even in the midst of our troubles, we can count on God. Why? Because He will never leave us nor forsake us (see Hebrews 13:5). Here are some Bible verses for when you need encouragement.

Joshua 1:9 (NIV)

Joshua 1:9 (NIV)

“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”

Psalm 16:8 (NLT)

“I know the Lord is always with me. I will not be shaken, for he is right beside me.”

Jesus in John 16:33 (NIV)

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

Psalm 120:1 (NIV)

“I call on the Lord in my distress, and he answers me.”

Psalm 120:1 (NIV)

Mark 10:27 (NIV)

“Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God.'”

Psalm 62:6 (KJV)

“He only is my rock and my salvation: he is my defence; I shall not be moved.”