It’s hard to make it through life whenever you’re dealing with a difficult situation. You know God is there and you know He is listening, but sometimes you just need a reminder. I wanted to share 10 Bible verses that can help you through a hard time with the encouragement of God’s promises. Leaning on God is the best thing to do when things get hard. He’s the only one that can offer true comfort in a time of need. I hope you find some comfort in these verses, no matter what hard time you’re going through.
10 Bible Verses to Help You Through a Difficult Time
These are some of my favorite verses at any time, but they’re especially good to memorize and focus on during hard times.
1. Psalm 9:9-10
The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. Those who know your name trust in you, for you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you.
2. Philippians 4:19
And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus.
3. Psalm 32:7-8
You are my hiding place; you will protect me from trouble and surround me with songs of deliverance. I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.
4. 1 Peter 5:7
Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.
5. Romans 8:18
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is to be revealed to us.
6. 1 Peter 1 6-7
In this you rejoice, though now for a little while, if necessary, you have been grieved by various trials, so that the tested genuineness of your faith—more precious than gold that perishes though it is tested by fire—may be found to result in praise and glory and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.
7. Joshua 1:9
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
8. Mark 9:23
And Jesus said to him, “‘If you can’! All things are possible for one who believes.”
9. Romans 8:28
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
10. Ecclesiastes 7:10
Say not, “Why were the former days better than these?” For it is not from wisdom that you ask this.
Getting through a difficult time isn’t always easy, but God has given us His word to make sure we understand His promises. Whether your difficult time lasts a few hours or a few days, I hope you find comfort in these 10 verses.
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