This is a compilation of verses I like that are listed in order alphabetically by topic. Scroll down to find a topic that may be of help to you. When you have difficulty in these areas, I hope they are a comfort and help you through the trial you are going through at the moment. Remember, your test (or trial) becomes your testimony!
(Scripture or verses are World English Bible translation because they are in the public domain. You might want to get a Bible and read the verses in another translation such as NIV, NLT, ESV, NKJV or others for more understanding or clarification.)
"Be angry, and don't sin." Don't let the sun go down on your wrath,
So, then, my beloved brothers, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, and slow to anger;
but now you also put them all away: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and shameful speaking out of your mouth.
Therefore I tell you, don’t be anxious for your life: what you will eat, or what you will drink; nor yet for your body, what you will wear. Isn’t life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
In nothing be anxious, but in everything, by prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God.
because he has appointed a day in which he will judge the world in righteousness by the man whom he has ordained; whereof he has given assurance to all men, in that he has raised him from the dead."
We were buried therefore with him through baptism to death, that just like Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we also might walk in newness of life.
The heart knows its own bitterness and joy; He will not share these with a stranger.
Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, outcry, and slander, be put away from you, with all malice.
looking carefully lest there be any man who falls short of the grace of God; lest any root of bitternessspringing up trouble you, and thereby the many be defiled;
We are avoiding this, that any man should blame us in concerning this bounty which is served by us
2 Corinthians 8:20
I will make of you a great nation. I will bless you, and make your name great. You will be a blessing.
that in blessing I will bless you, and in multiplying I will multiply your seed as the stars of the heavens, and as the sand which is on the seashore. Your seed will possess the gate of his enemies.
the blessing, if you shall listen to the commandments of Yahweh your God, which I command you this day;
every man shall give as he is able, according to the blessing of Yahweh your God which he has given you.
I call heaven and earth to witness against you this day, that I have set before you life and death, the blessingand the curse: therefore choose life, that you may live, you and your seed;
He shall receive a blessing from Yahweh, Righteousness from the God of his salvation.
The blessing of Yahweh brings wealth, And he adds no trouble to it.
The first of all the first fruits of every thing, and every offering of everything, of all your offerings, shall be for the priest: you shall also give to the priests the first of your dough, to cause a blessing to rest on your house.
Out of the same mouth comes forth blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so.
not rendering evil for evil, or reviling for reviling; but instead blessing; knowing that to this were you called, that you may inherit a blessing.
1 Peter 3:9
Behold, I am against those who prophesy lying dreams, says Yahweh, and do tell them, and cause my people to err by their lies, and by their vain boasting: yet I didn't send them, nor commanded them; neither do they profit this people at all, says Yahweh.
Where then is the boasting? It is excluded. By what manner of law? Of works? No, but by a law of faith.
Your boasting is not good. Don't you know that a little yeast leavens the whole lump?
1 Corinthians 5:6
For our boasting is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and sincerity of God, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God we behaved ourselves in the world, and more abundantly toward you.
2 Corinthians 1:2
Great is my boldness of speech toward you. Great is my boasting on your behalf. I am filled with comfort. I overflow with joy in all our affliction
2 Corinthians 7:4
I have become foolish in boasting. You compelled me, for I ought to have been commended by you, for in nothing was I behind the very best apostles, though I am nothing.
2 Corinthians 12:11
But now you glory in your boasting. All such boasting is evil.
“Surely every man walks like a shadow. Surely they busythemselves in vain. He heaps up, and doesn’t know who shall gather
For we hear of some who walk among you in rebellion, who don’t work at all, but are busybodies.
2 Thessalonians 3:11
Besides, they also learn to be idle, going about from house to house. Not only idle, but also gossips and busybodies, saying things which they ought not.
1 Timothy 5:13
There is one body and one Spirit, even as you also were called in one hope of your calling,
I press on toward the goal for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.
To this end we also pray always for you, that our God may count you worthy of your calling, and fulfill every desire of goodness and work of faith with power,
2 Thessalonians 3:11
who saved us and called us with a holy calling, not according to our works, but according to his own purpose and grace, which was given to us in Christ Jesus before times eternal,
2 Timothy 1:9
Therefore, brothers, be more diligent to make your calling and election sure. For if you do these things, you will never stumble.
2 Peter 1:10