Bible Verses To Help Calm Your Anxiety

Anxiety comes at the most unexpected time. Many people often stress about work, family, financials situations, relationships and more. Constant anxiety can really drain a person completely. The fear of the future can often take over your life. As Christians, we should always remember that the God of the Bible understands our worries and gives us the strength to move forward. With the saving grace of Jesus Christ we can find peace in times of sorrow and persecution.

We should always turn to and trust the person who is in control of all things. Surrender your life to God so that he can calm your anxious mind.

1. Trust in God during all times and let Jesus take the wheel in your life.

Philippians 4:6-7

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

2. Do not be worried about the cares of the world since you have already been saved by the blood of Jesus.

John 14:27

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.

3. Enjoy the presence of God during times of trouble and anxiety.

Psalm 94:19

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

4. Call out to God when you need Him.

Psalm 34:4

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

5. Jesus is the Lord of the Sabbath ie. the day of rest. Trust in him to cast out fears.

1 Peter 5:7

Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.

6. You are strongest at your weakest when God is by your side.

2 Corinthians 12:10

That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

7. Seek the kingdom of God first and Jesus will take care of you.

Matthew 6:30

But if God so clothes the grass of the field, which today is alive and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will he not much more clothe you, O you of little faith?

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