We all feel like giving up sometimes. The Bible brings us strength to not give up or give in to our feelings. This list of Scriptures will jumpstart your heart to focus on what God can do, not what you feel like you can’t do.
Luke 22:31-32 NCV
31 “Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to test all of you as a farmer sifts his wheat. 32 I have prayed that you will not lose your faith! Help your brothers be stronger when you come back to me.”
Hebrews 10:23-25 NCV
23 Let us hold firmly to the hope that we have confessed, because we can trust God to do what he promised.
24 Let us think about each other and help each other to show love and do good deeds. 25 You should not stay away from the church meetings, as some are doing, but you should meet together and encourage each other. Do this even more as you see the day coming.
1 Corinthians 13:6-7 NCV
6 Love takes no pleasure in evil but rejoices over the truth. 7 Love patiently accepts all things. It always trusts, always hopes, and always endures
Joshua 8:1 NCV
8 Then the Lord said to Joshua, “Don’t be afraid or give up. Lead all your fighting men to Ai. I will help you defeat the king of Ai, his people, his city, and his land.
2 Chronicles 15:7 NCV
7 But you should be strong. Don’t give up, because you will get a reward for your good work.”
Proverbs 24:10 NCV
10 If you give up when trouble comes,
it shows that you are weak.
Psalm 94:14 NCV
14 The Lord won’t leave his people
nor give up his children.
2 Corinthians 4:16 NCV
16 So we do not give up. Our physical body is becoming older and weaker, but our spirit inside us is made new every day.
Galatians 6:9 NCV
9 We must not become tired of doing good. We will receive our harvest of eternal life at the right time if we do not give up.
Colossians 1:11 NCV
11 God will strengthen you with his own great power so that you will not give up when troubles come, but you will be patient.