14 Bible Verses To Help With Anxiety

14 Bible Verses To Help With Anxiety Anxiety is normal for people to experience up to a certain point. It’s when the anxiety takes over us and keeps us from doing our normal day to

14 Bible Verses To Help With Anxiety

Anxiety is normal for people to experience up to a certain point. It’s when the anxiety takes over us and keeps us from doing our normal day to day life that we must try to overcome what we are experiencing. Sometimes people need professional help and may need medication. If you feel stuck and can’t get out of your anxiousness please reach out to a doctor. Here is an online resource that may help you as well Better Help. 

Here Are 14 Bible Verses To Help With Anxiety

There are many bible verses for anxiety for now I wanted to share these 14 bible verses to help with anxiety. 

14 Bible Verses To Help With Anxiety


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  1.   1 Peter 3:14

But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. “Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened.


2.  Philippians 4:6

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.


3.   John 14:1

 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe in God; believe also in me.


4.  Luke 12:22

Then Jesus said to his disciples: “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear.


5.   Psalms 34:4

I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears.


6.    Psalms 34:17

The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears them;  he delivers them from all their troubles.


7.    Psalms 94:19

When anxiety was great within me,  your consolation brought me joy.


8.    Proverbs 3:5-6

 5.Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding;in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.


bible verses for anxiety

9.   Matthew 11:28-30

28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. 30 For my yoke is easy and my burden is light.


10.   John 14:27

27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.


11.   Colossians 3:15

15 Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful.


12.  2 Thessalonians 3:16

16 Now may the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way. The Lord be with all of you.


13.   Psalms 55:22 

Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken.


14.   Proverbs 12:25

Anxiety weighs down the heart,  but a kind word cheers it up.


Prayers To Overcome Anxiety

Father, I cast all my cares onto you and I trust in you fully, please forgive me for worrying so much. I know I do not need to worry because you take care of all my needs. Thank you Father for supplying my every need. I know you know my heart and love  me. I will be still more often Father. In Jesus’ name, Amen.  

Prayers To Overcome Anxiety


Father, I will be more cheerful and thankful from now on for each day you have given me and for each person you have put into my life. Thank you Father. In Jesus’ name, Amen.


Father, I am going to pay better attention to what you have told me and I will stop being anxious about things and pray to you about everything instead. I’m thankful for you Father. In Jesus’ name I pray, Amen.

When you pray be sure that you are believing what you are saying as you are praying, do not just say the words without meaning what you are saying. It’s important to have faith. I know all too well how hard it can be sometimes depending on the circumstances we may be facing but as believers we must try our best not to look at our circumstances in the moment.

Be encouraged!

Hebrews 11:1 

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.

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