These motivational quotes from the Bible can help you to transform or positively influence your thoughts and your life. They provide comfort, positive and truthful messages, sayings, and examples to deal with the issues and
tribulations of life that confront each person. All people travel the roads of life filled, at times, with huge bumps or glorious peaks. It is in these times of large holes or valleys, however, when it seems that the valley is more
akin to a bottomless pit that seeking motivational messages from the Bible most appropriately speak to us in our specific circumstances.
The quotes are taken from the Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB) and from the New International Version (NIV) .
Search me, God, and know my heart;
test me and know my anxious thoughts.
See if there is any offensive way in me,
and lead me in the way everlasting.
Psalm 139:23-24 (NIV)
The LORD is my strength and my song; He has become my salvation. This is my God, and I will praise Him, my father’s God, and I will exalt Him.
Love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all
There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens:
May the bolts of your gate be iron and bronze, and your strength last as long as you live.
However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you through his poverty might become rich.
2 Corinthians 8:9
God's Grace Verses & Poems
The LORD turned to him and said, “Go in the strength you have and deliver Israel from the power of Midian. Am I not sending you?"
fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith. For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
He guards the steps of His faithful ones, but the wicked perish in darkness, for a man does not prevail by his own strength.
1 Samuel 2:9
Faith Over Fear
The LORD reigns! He is robed in majesty; The LORD is robed, enveloped in strength. The world is firmly established; it cannot be shaken.
Ascribe to the LORD, families of the peoples, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
1 Chronicles 16:28
Riches and honor come from You, and You are the ruler of everything. Power and might are in Your hand, and it is in Your hand to make great and to give strength to all.
1 Chronicles 29:12
Poems About God
He has only human strength, but we have Yahweh our God to help us and to fight our battles.
2 Chronicles 32:8
Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? 26 Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?
God Will Provide
Wisdom and strength belong to God; counsel and understanding are His.
I love You, LORD, my strength.
Be exalted, LORD, in Your strength; we will sing and praise Your might.
Sing for joy to God our strength; shout in triumph to the God of Jacob.
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in Him, and I am helped. Therefore my heart rejoices, and I praise Him with my song.
God Is In Control
God is our refuge and strength, a helper who is always found in times of trouble.
"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
God Has A Plan
Even when I am old and gray, God, do not abandon me. Then I will proclaim Your power to another generation, Your strength to all who are to come.
My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart, my portion forever.
remember this: Whoever turns a sinner from the error of their way will save them from death and cover over a multitude of sins.
Sin Separates Us From God
You are the God who works wonders; You revealed Your strength among the peoples.
Happy are the people whose strength is in You, whose hearts are set on pilgrimage.
The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.
The Promises Of God
Ascribe to the LORD, you families of the peoples, ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
Search for the LORD and for His strength; seek His face always.
The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the Lord lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.
The LORD is my strength and my song; He has become my salvation.
A wise warrior is better than a strong one, and a man of knowledge than one of strength.
The Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abounding in goodness and truth, keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin
Indeed, God is my salvation; I will trust Him and not be afraid, for Yah, the LORD, is my strength and my song. He has become my salvation.
LORD, be gracious to us! We wait for You. Be our strength every morning and our salvation in time of trouble.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles;
they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Look up and see: who created these? He brings out the starry host by number; He calls all of them by name. Because of His great power and strength, not one of them is missing.
He gives strength to the weary and strengthens the powerless.
... but those who trust in the LORD will renew their strength; they will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary; they will walk and not faint.
Trust In God
LORD, my strength and my stronghold, my refuge in a time of distress, the nations will come to You from the ends of the earth, and they will say, “Our fathers inherited only lies, worthless idols of no benefit at all.
This is what the LORD says: The man who trusts in mankind, who makes human flesh his strength and turns his heart from the LORD is cursed.
Yahweh my Lord is my strength; He makes my feet like those of a deer and enables me to walk on mountain heights!
And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.
Going to Church
Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.
And to love Him with all your heart, with all your understanding, and with all your strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself, is far more important than all the burnt offerings and sacrifices.
For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.
The Weaver Poem
Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.
... because God’s foolishness is wiser than human wisdom, and God’s weakness is stronger than human strength.
1 Corinthians 1:25
I labor for this, striving with His strength that works powerfully in me.
If anyone speaks, it should be as one who speaks God’s words; if anyone serves, it should be from the strength God provides, so that God may be glorified through Jesus Christ in everything.
To Him belong the glory and the power forever and ever. Amen.
1 Peter 4:11
I know your works. Because you have limited strength, have kept My word, and have not denied My name, look, I have placed before you an open door that no one is able to close.
They said with a loud voice: The Lamb who was slaughtered is worthy to receive power and riches and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and blessing!
Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and strength be to our God forever and ever. Amen.
But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you
If you love those who love you, what reward will you get? Are not even the tax collectors doing that?
Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’
Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
Now this is our boast: Our conscience testifies that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, with integrity and godly sincerity. We have done so, relying not on worldly wisdom but on God’s grace.
2 Corinthians 1:12
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.
Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ.
1 Corinthians 11:1
Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.
Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.
However, as it is written: “What no eye has seen, what no ear has heard, and what no human mind has conceived"— the things God has prepared for those who love him
1 Corinthians 2:9
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.
Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.
1 Timothy 4:12
When the righteous cry for help, the LORD hears and delivers them out of all their troubles. The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.
God Cares For You
Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.
Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.
1 John 4:20