21 Bible Verses To Calm Your Anxious Heart



“Haven’t I commanded you: be strong and courageous? Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.”

— Joshua 1:9 (HCSB)


“What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who is against us?”

— Romans 8:31 (ASV)


“No, in all these things we have complete victory through Him who loved us!”

— Romans 8:37 (GNB)


“The LORD will fight for you, and you shall hold your peace.”

— Exodus 14:14 (NKJV)


“Do not be afraid nor dismayed because of this great multitude, for the battle is not yours, but God’s.”

— 2 Chronicles 20:15 (NKJV)


“Do not be afraid; only believe.”

— Mark 5:36 (NKJV)


“For nothing will be impossible with God.”

— Luke 1:37 (HCSB)


“Wait on the LORD; be of good courage, and He shall strengthen your heart; wait, I say, on the LORD!”

— Psalms 27:14 (NKJV)


“I am your God and will take care of you until you are old and your hair is grey. I made you and I will care for you; I will give you help and rescue you.”

— Isaiah 46:4 (GNB)


“Do not be afraid – I will save you. I have called you by name – you are Mine. When you pass through deep waters, I will be with you; your troubles will not overwhelm you. When you pass through fire, you will not be burnt; the hard trials that come will not hurt you.”

— Isaiah 43:1-2 (GNB)


“Then He replied, ‘My presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.’”

— Exodus 33:14 (HCSB)


“The LORD is my light and my salvation; I will fear no one. The LORD protects me from all danger; I will never be afraid.”

— Psalms 27:1 (GNB)


“Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”

— Matthew 11:28 (HCSB)


“‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ – this is the LORD’s declaration – ‘plans for your welfare, not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.’”

— Jeremiah 29:11 (HCSB)


“I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore I have continued to extend faithful love to you.”

— Jeremiah 31:3 (HCSB)


“Peace I leave with you. My peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Your heart must not be troubled or fearful.”

— John 14:27 (HCSB)


“Don’t worry about anything, but in everything, through prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses every thought, will guard your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.”

— Phillipians 4:6 (HCSB)


“Do not be afraid – I am with you! I am your God – let nothing terrify you! I will make you strong and help you; I will protect and save you.”

— Isaiah 41:10 (GNB)


“He gives power to the weak, and to those who have no might He increases strength.”

— Isaiah 40:29 (NKJV)


“And if you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.”

— Matthew 21:22 (HSCB)


“So I took courage because I was strengthened by Yahweh my God.”

— Ezra 7:28 (HCSB)