12 Scriptures For When You're Filled With Anxiety

Maybe you're concerned over a health diagnosis, fear over losing your job, worried if God will come through for you. Be assured that God knows what's weighing you down. He hears you. He knows. He's not ignoring you or putting you on the back burner. Trust Him. Here are some verses to help encourage your faith as you give your anxiety to God.

“But when I am afraid, I will put my trust in you.” - Psalm 56:3

"They do not fear bad news; they confidently trust the Lord to care for them.” - Psalm 112:7

"Even when I walk through the darkest valley, I will not be afraid, for you are close beside me.” - Psalm 23:4

"In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, O Lord, will keep me safe.” - Psalm 4:8

"Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.” - Isaiah 41:10

"Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus.” - Philippians 4:6-7

“I am leaving you with a gift - peace of mind and heart. And the peace I give is a gift the world cannot give. So don’t be troubled or afraid.” - John 14:27

"For God has not given us a spirit of fear and timidity, but of power, love, and self-discipline.” - 2 Timothy 1:7

"Look at the birds. They don’t plant or harvest or store food in barns, for your heavenly Father feeds them. And aren’t you far more valuable to him than they are? 27 Can all your worries add a single moment to your life?” - Matthew 6:27

"He will cover you with his feathers. He will shelter you with his wings. His faithful promises are your armor and protection.” - Psalm 91:4

"For he will order his angels to protect you wherever you go. They will hold you up with their hands so you won’t even hurt your foot on a stone.” - Psalm 91:11-12

"The Lord says, 'I will rescue those who love me. I will protect those who trust in my name. When they call on me, I will answer; I will be with them in trouble. I will rescue and honor them. I will reward them with a long life and give them my salvation.’” - Psalm 91:14-16