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Psalm 34:17 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
The righteous cry, and the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles.
I Peter 1:8 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
And though you have not seen Him (Jesus), you love Him, and though you do not see Him now, but believe in Him, you greatly rejoice with joy inexpressible and full of glory.
Lamentations 3:25-26 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
The Lord is good to those who wait for Him, to the person who seeks Him. It is good that he waits silently for the salvation of the Lord.
Psalm 31:14-15 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
But as for me, I trust in You, O Lord, I say, “You are my God.” My times are in Your hand; Deliver me from the hand of my enemies
and from those who persecute me.
Psalm 31:24 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
Be strong and let your heart take courage, all you who hope in the Lord.
Psalm 23:6 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
Psalm 42:3-5 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
My tears have been my food day and night, while they say to me all day long, “Where is Your God?” These things I remember and I pour out my soul within me…Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why have you become disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him for the help of His presence.
II Corinthians 5:17 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold new things have come.
Psalm 40:1-3 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
I waited patiently for the Lord; And He inclined to me and heard my cry. He brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay; And He set my feet upon a rock making my footsteps firm. He put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God; Many will see and fear and will trust in the Lord.
Psalm 37:6 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
He will bring forth your righteousness as the light and your judgment as the noonday.
Psalm 37:10-11 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
Yet a little while and the wicked man will be no more; and you will look carefully for his place and he will not be there.
But the humble will inherit the land and will delight themselves in abundant prosperity.
Deuteronomy 31:8 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
And the Lord is the One Who goes ahead of you; He will be with you. He will not fail you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.
Jeremiah 29:11-13 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
“For I know the plans I have for you” declares the Lord, “plans for welfare and not for calamity to give you a future and a hope. Then you will call upon Me and come and pray to Me, and I will listen to you. And you will seek Me and find Me, when you search for Me with all your heart.”
II Corinthians 4:8-9 (LB) | READ ONLINE
We are pressed on every side by troubles, but not crushed and broken. We are perplexed because we don’t know why things happen as they do, but we don’t give up and quit. We are hunted down, but God never abandons us. We get knocked down, but we get up again and keep going.
Lamentations 3:21-24 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
This I recall to my mind, therefore I have hope. The Lord’s lovingkindnesses indeed never cease, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness. “The Lord is my portion,” says my soul,
“Therefore I have hope in Him.”
II Corinthians 4:17-18 (LB)| READ ONLINE
These troubles and sufferings of ours are, after all, quite small and won’t last very long. Yet this short time of distress will result in God’s richest blessing upon us forever and ever! So we do not look at what we can see right now, the troubles all around us, but we look forward to the joys in heaven which we have not yet seen. The troubles will soon be over, but the joys to come will last forever.
I Corinthians 10:13 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
No temptation has overtaken you but such as is common to man; and God is faithful, Who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will provide the way of escape also, so that you will be able to endure it.
I John 1:9 (KJV) | READ ONLINE
If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Colossians 2:9-10 (NIV) | READ ONLINE
For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and in Christ, you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over every power and authority.
Colossians 3:1-3 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your mind on the things above, not on the things that are on earth. For you have died and your life is hidden with Christ in God.
II Corinthians 12:9 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
And He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for power is perfected in weakness.” Most gladly, therefore, I will rather boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may dwell in me.
II Timothy 1:7 (NIV) | READ ONLINE
For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline.
II Timothy 2:13 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
If we are faithless, He remains faithful, for He cannot deny Himself.
Philippians 3:12b-14 (NIV) | READ ONLINE
…But I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.
Psalm 18:18-19 (NIV) | READ ONLINE
They confronted me in the day of my disaster, but the Lord was my support. He brought me out into a spacious place; He rescued me because He delighted in me.
Psalm 18:20-21(NIV) | READ ONLINE
The Lord has dealt with me according to my righteousness; according to the cleanness of my hands He has rewarded me. For I have kept the ways of the Lord: I am not guilty of turning from my God.
Psalm 18:25-26 (NIV) | READ ONLINE
To the faithful You show Yourself faithful, to the blameless You show Yourself blameless, to the pure You show Yourself pure, but to the devious You show Yourself shrewd.
Psalm 130:5, 7 (NASB) | READ ONLINE
I wait for the Lord, my soul does wait, and in His word do I hope. O Israel, hope in the Lord; for with the Lord there is lovingkindness, and with Him is abundant redemption.
Psalm 121:1-2(ESV) | READ ONLINE
I will lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, Who made Heaven and earth.
Romans 15:13 (NIV) | READ ONLINE
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
The above verses are part of a set of topical verses intended to help keep the Word of God in front of us as we work to find our way through the valley. If you prefer a paper version, use the following link to download, print and cut out the verses.
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