Feeling unsatisfied is a discouraging feeling. These scriptures will help us learn how to turn to God to find real satisfaction in our lives.
Psalm 16:11 (Voice)
11 Instead, You direct me on the path that leads to a beautiful life. As I walk with You, the pleasures are never-ending, and I know true joy and contentment.
Psalm 19:7-10 (Voice)
7 The Eternal’s law is perfect,
turning lives around.
His words are reliable and true,
instilling wisdom to open minds.
8 The Eternal’s directions are correct,
giving satisfaction to the heart.
God’s commandments are clear,
lending clarity to the eyes.
9 The awe of the Eternal is clean,
sustaining for all of eternity.
The Eternal’s decisions are sound;
they are right through and through.
10 They are worth more than gold
even more than abundant, pure gold.
They are sweeter to the tongue than honey
or the drippings of the honeycomb.
Psalm 107:9 (ESV)
For He satisfies the longing soul, and the hungry soul he fills with good things.
Psalm 145:16 (NIV)
You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing.
Proverbs 27:20 (Voice)
20 Neither the grave nor destruction is ever satisfied; the desires of people are never totally fulfilled.
Isaiah 58:11 (NCV)
11 The Lord will always lead you.
He will satisfy your needs in dry lands
and give strength to your bones.
You will be like a garden that has much water,
like a spring that never runs dry.
Ezekiel 36:26 (TLB)
26 And I will give you a new heart -I will give you new and right desires – and put a new spirit within you. I will take out your stony hearts of sin and give you new hearts of love. 27 And I will put my Spirit within you so that you will obey my laws and do whatever I command.
Romans 13:14 (NCV)
14 But clothe yourselves with the Lord Jesus Christ and forget about satisfying your sinful self.