Life isn’t without challenges and stress, but we have a Savior who understands our struggles. Christ has left us his word as a roadmap to guide for through every situation.
The following post contains over 20 verses from the book of Psalms. May you be encouraged today!
20+ Psalms that Encourage
Psalm 9:9 The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble.
Psalm 16:8 I keep my eyes always on the LORD. With him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Psalm 23:4 Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
Psalm 27:4 One thing I ask from the LORD, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.
Psalm 27:14 Wait for the LORD; be strong and take heart and wait for the LORD.
Psalm 30:6-7 When I felt secure, I said, “I will never be shaken.” LORD, when you favored me, you made my royal mountain stand firm; but when you hid your face, I was dismayed.
Psalm 31:3 Since you are my rock and my fortress, for the sake of your name lead and guide me.
Psalm 32:8 I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.
Psalm 34:8 Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.
Psalm 34:19 The righteous person may have many troubles, but the LORD delivers him from them all;
Psalm 34:22 The LORD will rescue his servants; no one who takes refuge in him will be condemned.
Psalm 37:4 Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.
Psalm 42:5-6 Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God. My soul is downcast within me; therefore I will remember you from the land of the Jordan, the heights of Hermon—from Mount Mizar.
Psalm 46:1-3 God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging.
Psalm 55:22 Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken.
Psalm 62:6 Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will not be shaken.
Psalm 90:17 May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us—yes, establish the work of our hands.
Psalm 103:2-6 Praise the LORD, my soul, and forget not all his benefits— who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s. The LORD works righteousness and justice for all the oppressed.
Psalm 118:14 The LORD is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation.
Psalm 119:105 Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path.
Psalm 119:114-115 You are my refuge and my shield; I have put my hope in your word. Away from me, you evildoers, that I may keep the commands of my God!
Psalm 119:25 I am laid low in the dust; preserve my life according to your word.
Psalm 119:50 My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life.
Psalm 119:71 It was good for me to be afflicted so that I might learn your decrees.
Psalm 120:1 I call on the LORD in my distress, and he answers me.
Psalm 121:1-2 I lift up my eyes to the mountains—where does my help come from? My help comes from the LORD, the Maker of heaven and earth.
Psalm 121:7-8 The LORD will keep you from all harm— he will watch over your life; the LORD will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.
Psalm 145:18-19 The LORD is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth. He fulfills the desires of those who fear him; he hears their cry and saves them.