37 Bible Verses about Overcoming Adversity

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 1:27

when what you dread comes like a whirlwind, and disaster strikes you like a devastating storm, when distressing trouble comes on you.

Psalm 60:11

Give us help against the enemy, for any help men might offer is futile.

Job 15:24

Distress and anguish terrify him; they prevail against him like a king ready to launch an attack,

Job 4:13

In the troubling thoughts of the dreams in the night when a deep sleep falls on men,

Job 5:22

You will laugh at destruction and famine and need not be afraid of the beasts of the earth.

Psalm 35:19

Do not let those who are my enemies for no reason gloat over me! Do not let those who hate me without cause carry out their wicked schemes!

Nehemiah 4:14

When I had made an inspection, I stood up and said to the nobles, the officials, and the rest of the people, "Don't be afraid of them. Remember the great and awesome Lord, and fight on behalf of your brothers, your sons, your daughters, your wives, and your families!"

Psalm 13:3

Look at me! Answer me, O Lord my God! Revive me, or else I will die!

Job 2:10

But he replied, "You're talking like one of the godless women would do! Should we receive what is good from God, and not also receive what is evil?" In all this Job did not sin by what he said.

Genesis 25:23

and the Lord said to her, "Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples will be separated from within you. One people will be stronger than the other, and the older will serve the younger."

Genesis 14:14

When Abram heard that his nephew had been taken captive, he mobilized his 318 trained men who had been born in his household, and he pursued the invaders as far as Dan.

Obadiah 1:9

Your warriors will be shattered, O Teman, so that everyone will be destroyed from Esau's mountain!

Matthew 18:7

Woe to the world because of stumbling blocks! It is necessary that stumbling blocks come, but woe to the person through whom they come.

Isaiah 59:19

In the west, people respect the Lord's reputation; in the east they recognize his splendor. For he comes like a rushing stream driven on by wind sent from the Lord.

Luke 16:25

But Abraham said, 'Child, remember that in your lifetime you received your good things and Lazarus likewise bad things, but now he is comforted here and you are in anguish.

Psalm 84:6

As they pass through the Baca Valley, he provides a spring for them. The rain even covers it with pools of water.

Zechariah 6:3

to the third white horses, and to the fourth spotted horses, all of them strong.

Numbers 22:8

He replied to them, "Stay here tonight, and I will bring back to you whatever word the Lord may speak to me." So the princes of Moab stayed with Balaam.

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