50 Bible Verses about struggle
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In struggling against sin, you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood.
I labor for this, striving with His strength that works powerfully in me.
endurance produces proven character, and proven character produces hope.
For our battle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the world powers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavens.
Remember the earlier days when, after you had been enlightened, you endured a hard struggle with sufferings.
Resist him and be firm in the faith, knowing that the same sufferings are being experienced by your fellow believers throughout the world.
“Make every effort to enter through the narrow door, because I tell you, many will try to enter and won’t be able
But I see a different law in the parts of my body, waging war against the law of my mind and taking me prisoner to the law of sin in the parts of my body.
If you do nothing in a difficult time,
your strength is limited.
What is the source of wars and fights among you? Don’t they come from the cravings that are at war within you?
Now I appeal to you, brothers, through our Lord Jesus Christ and through the love of the Spirit, to join with me in fervent prayers to God on my behalf.
He comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any kind of affliction, through the comfort we ourselves receive from God.
For the flesh desires what is against the Spirit, and the Spirit desires what is against the flesh; these are opposed to each other, so that you don’t do what you want.
You do not have to fight this battle. Position yourselves, stand still, and see the salvation of the Lord. He is with you, Judah and Jerusalem. Do not be afraid or discouraged. Tomorrow, go out to face them, for Yahweh is with you.’”
The Lord’s blessing enriches,
and struggle adds nothing to it.
You rejoice in this, though now for a short time you have had to struggle in various trials
and he said, “Listen carefully, all Judah and you inhabitants of Jerusalem, and King Jehoshaphat. This is what the Lord says: ‘Do not be afraid or discouraged because of this vast number, for the battle is not yours, but God’s.
Epaphras, who is one of you, a slave of Christ Jesus, greets you. He is always contending for you in his prayers, so that you can stand mature and fully assured in everything God wills.
Don’t wear yourself out to get rich;
stop giving your attention to it.
For I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory that is going to be revealed to us.
In fact, we labor and strive for this, because we have put our hope in the living God, who is the Savior of everyone, especially of those who believe.
No one has authority over the wind to restrain it, and there is no authority over the day of death; there is no furlough in battle, and wickedness will not allow those who practice it to escape.
And He said to Adam, “Because you listened to your wife’s voice and ate from the tree about which I commanded you, ‘Do not eat from it’:The ground is cursed because of you.
You will eat from it by means of painful labor
all the days of your life.
And not only that, but we also rejoice in our afflictions, because we know that affliction produces endurance,
For they are spirits of demons performing signs, who travel to the kings of the whole world to assemble them for the battle of the great day of God, the Almighty.
Our lives last seventy years
or, if we are strong, eighty years.
Even the best of them are struggle and sorrow;
indeed, they pass quickly and we fly away.
What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this dying body?
And the Lord said, “My Spirit will not remain with mankind forever, because they are corrupt. Their days will be 120 years.”
Brothers, I do not consider myself to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and reaching forward to what is ahead,
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
“When men get in a fight and hit a pregnant woman so that her children are born prematurely but there is no injury, the one who hit her must be fined as the woman’s husband demands from him, and he must pay according to judicial assessment.
Call on Me in a day of trouble;
I will rescue you, and you will honor Me.”
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