“These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.”
John 16:33 BibleGateway
“And what is the exceeding greatness of His power toward us who believe, according to the working of His mighty power 20 which He worked in Christ when He raised Him from the dead and seated Him at His right hand in the heavenly places, 21 far above all principality and power and might and dominion, and every name that is named, not only in this age but also in that which is to come.
22And He put all things under His feet, and gave Him to be head over all things to the church, 23 which is His body, the fullness of Him who fills all in all.”
Ephesians 1:19-23 BibleGateway
“So Jesus said to them again, ‘Peace to you! As the Father has sent Me, I also send you.’
“And when He had said this, He breathed on them, and said to them, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.'” John 20:21-22
A Christian brother’s passing, saying his last words, “I can’t breath”
Jesus, no one dies in vain who knows You.
“O Lord, O Lord, come from the 4 winds, breathe on Your people”
Luke 23:43, “Assuredly, I say to you, today you will be with Me in paradise.”
“Her [wisdom’s] ways are ways of pleasantness,
And all her paths are peace.”
I tentatively put this question forth to someone, because the Lord prompted me to…twice. Wanting His will, not needing to understanding the outcome.
“To obey is better than sacrifice” 1 Samuel 15:22
“Trust in the LORD with all your heart”
When you’re at Peace with God and man, and everything’s going right and you have understanding.
This is how it will be when you always trust Me.
“If it weren’t true, I would have told you.” John 14:2
“Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” Hebrews 12:2
“For God is not the author of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints.” 1 Corinthians 14:33 (KJV)
A friend listed some of her favorite writers, suddenly I thought, I read the Bible more than even Christian authors. Bibles make great Christmas gifts, too, even specifically for children.
“All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, 17 so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.” 2 Timothy 3:16-17 (NIV)
Thanks for gorgeous Pexels pictures!
Sharing a compilation of peaceful verses, you can copy & paste into a word document, print and take with you wherever you go! Mine is in my purse 🙂
Be still and know that I am God
Peace I leave with you, My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your heart be troubled.
God has called us to peace 1 Cor 7:15
In Me you may have peace. In the world you’ll have tribulation, but be of good cheer, I’ve overcome the world.
And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts & minds through Christ Jesus
Blessed are the peacemakers
To be spiritually minded is life & peace
Having been justified by faith, we have peace through our Lord Jesus Christ
Grace & peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God & of Jesus our Lord 2 Peter 1:2
The fruit of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace
You’ll keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You Isa 26:3
Brought near by the blood of Christ. For He Himself is our peace
Pray for the peace of Jerusalem. ”May they prosper who love you”
Wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable James 3:17
This is for Ethan, a new friend:
“When you lie down, you will not be afraid; yes, you will lie down and your sleep will be sweet.” Proverbs 3:24 (NKJV)
Jesus says, “Behold, I give you the authority to trample on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy, and nothing shall by any means hurt you.” Luke 10:19
“Behold, He who keeps Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep.” Psalm 121:4
“If I should count them, they would be more in number than the sand; when I awake, I am still with You.” David to Father God in Psalm 139:18
“When I remember You on my bed, I meditate on You in the night watches. Because You have been my help, therefore in the shadow of Your wings I will rejoice.” Psalm 63:6-7
“You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.” Isaiah 26:3
…in love. Dealing with difficult people? Come up higher. Look from God’s perspective.
- “As a father pities His children, so the Lord pities those who fear Him. Psalm 103:13.
- “A father of the fatherless, a Defender of widows is God in His holy habitation,” Psalm 68:5.
- “For this is the will of God, that by doing good you may put to silence the ignorance of foolish men -” 1 Peter 2:15 (NKJV).
- “But God has chosen the foolish things of the world to put to shame the wise, and God has chosen the weak things of the world to put to shame the things which are mighty,” 1 Corinthians 1:27.
- “For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand that we should walk in them,” Ephesians 2:10.
- “Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself,” Philippians 2:3
- “Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God, has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit Who as given to us,” Romans 5:5.
“I will lift up my eyes to the hills – from whence comes my help? My help comes from the Lord, Who made heaven and earth,” Psalm 121:1-2 (NKJV).
…sin is atoned for; through the fear of the Lord evil is avoided.” Proverbs 16:7 (NIV).
“Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness.” Lamentations 3:22-23 (NIV).
Our hope is in You, dear Lord, beyond all circumstances.