What the Bible Says

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Addictions Fear Grief
Anger Financial Breakthrough Healing of Emotions
Depression Forgiveness Infidelity and Other Sexual Sins
Discouragement God’s Faithfulness Jesus as Lord and Savior
Faith God’s Promises Loneliness


Addictions

"Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you" - Luke 10:19

"I waited patiently for the LORD; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand" - Psalms 40:1-2

"No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it" - 1 Corinthians 10:13

"For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places" - Ephesians 6:12

Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when his glory is revealed - 1 Peter 4:12-13

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Anger

"Do not take revenge, my friends, but leave room for God's wrath, for it is written: "It is mine to avenge; I will repay," says the Lord. On the contrary: "If your enemy is hungry, feed him; if he is thirsty, give him something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head." Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good" - Romans 12:19-21

"Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger resides in the lap of fools" - Ecclesiastes 7:9

"My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires" - James 1:19-20

"Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you" - Ephesians 4:31-32

"If your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat; if he is thirsty, give him water to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals on his head, and the LORD will reward you" - Proverbs 25:21-22

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Depression

"Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand" - Isaiah 41:10

"God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, even though the earth be removed, and though the mountains be carried into the midst of the sea; though its waters roar and be troubled, though the mountains shake with its swelling" - Psalm 46:1-3

"The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble" - Psalm 9:9

"The Lord is good, a refuge in times of trouble; he cares for those who trust in him" - Nahum 1:7

"Though I walk in the midst of trouble, you will revive me; you will stretch out your hand against the wrath of my enemies, and your right hand will save me" - Psalm 138:7

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Discouragement

"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" - Jeremiah 29:11

"Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the father of lights, with whom there is no variation, or shifting shadow" - James 1:17

"When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they shall not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you shall not be burned, nor shall the flame scorch you" - Isaiah 43:2

"There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it" - 1 Corinthians 10:13

"Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus" - Philippians 4:6-7

"The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears, he delivers them from all their troubles" - Psalm 34:17

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Faith

"We live by faith, not by sight " - 2 Corinthians 5:7

"And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him" - Hebrews 11:6

"Consequently, faith comes from hearing the message, and the message is heard through the word of Christ" - Romans 10:17

"For everyone born of God overcomes the world. This is the victory that has overcome the world, even our faith" - 1 John 5:4

"For in the gospel a righteousness from God is revealed, a righteousness that is by faith from first to last, just as it is written: 'The righteous will live by faith' " - Romans 1:17

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Fear

"God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power and of love and a sound mind" - II Timothy 1:7

"When I am afraid, I will trust in you. In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mortal man do to me?" - Psalm 56:3-4

"So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand" - Isaiah 41:10

"For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand says to you, do not fear; I will help you" - Isaiah 41:13

"Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom" - Luke 12:32

"Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD, is my strength and my song; he has become my salvation" - Isaiah 12:2

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Financial Breakthrough

"And you shall remember the Lord your God, for it is He who gives you power to get wealth, that He may establish His covenant which He swore to your fathers, as it is this day" - Deuteronomy 8:18

"It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God’ " - Matthew 4:4

"The LORD shall open unto thee His good treasure, the heaven to give the rain unto thy land in His season, and to bless all the work of thine hand: and thou shalt lend unto many nations, and thou shalt not borrow" - Deuteronomy 28:12

"Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom" - Luke 6:38

"But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus" - Philippians 4:19

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Forgiveness

"If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness" - 1 John 1:9

"I, even I, am He who blots out your transgressions, for my own sake, and remembers your sins no more" - Isaiah 43:25

"For if you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive men their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins" - Matthew 6:14-15

"But if you do not forgive, neither will your Father who is in heaven forgive your transgressions" - Mark 11:26

"Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you" - Colossians 3:12-13

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God’s Faithfulness

"No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it" - 1 Corinthians 10:13

"The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance" - 2 Peter 3-9

"I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go, and I will bring you back to this land. I will not leave you until I have done what I have promised you" - Genesis 28:15

"He will not let your foot slip – he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep."- Psalm 121:3-4

"Your love, O LORD, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies" - Psalm 36:5

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God’s Promises

"The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance" - 2 Peter 3:9

"When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze" - Isaiah 43:2

"The LORD is good, a refuge in times of trouble. He cares for those who trust in him" -  Nahum 1:7

"Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous fall" - Psalm 55:22

"So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand" - Isaiah 41:10

"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" - Romans 8:28

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Grief

"When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze" - Isaiah 43:2

"May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word" - 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

"Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted" - Matthew 5:4

"He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away" - Revelation 21:4

"My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life" - Psalm 119:50

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Healing of Emotions

"Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander; along with every form of malice. Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you" - Ephesians 4:31-32

"For which cause we faint not; but though our outward man perish, yet the inward man is renewed day by day" - 2 Corinthians 4:16

"If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, you will ask what you desire, and it shall be done for you" - John 15:7

"And whatever things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive" - Matthew 21:22

"For the enemy hath persecuted my soul; he hath smitten my life down to the ground; he hath made me to dwell in darkness, as those that have been long dead. Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed within me; my heart within me is desolate. . . .Hear me speedily, O LORD: my spirit faileth: hide not thy face from me, lest I be like unto them that go down into the pit" - Psalm 143:3-4, 7

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Infidelity and Other Sexual Sins

"Do you not know that the wicked will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor male prostitutes nor homosexual offenders nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God" - 1 Corinthians 6:9-10

"Flee from sexual immorality. All other sins a man commits are outside his body, but he who sins sexually sins against his own body" -  1 Corinthians 6:18

"I will see before my eyes no vile thing. The deeds of faithless men I hate; they will not cling to me" - Psalm 101:3

"Let us behave decently, as in the daytime, not in orgies and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and debauchery, not in dissension and jealousy" - Romans 13:13

"If a man lies with a man as one lies with a woman, both of them have done what is detestable. They must be put to death; their blood will be on their own heads" - Leviticus 20:13

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Jesus as Lord and Savior

"That if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved." - Romans 10:9

"If we live, we live to the Lord; and if we die, we die to the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord" -  Romans 14:8

"Because the Sovereign LORD helps me, I will not be disgraced. Therefore have I set my face like flint, and I know I will not be put to shame" - Isaiah 50:7

"This righteousness from God comes through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference" - Romans 3:22

"Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. . . . So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed" - John 8:32, 36

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Loneliness

"Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you" - Deuteronomy 31:6

"Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in me" - John 14:1

"He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds" - Psalm 147:3

"Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you" - 1 Peter 5:7

"God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble" - Psalm 46:1

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