Below are Bible Verses on the Discouragement and Despair subject, formatted in the New Living Translation (NLT) format.
Discouragement and Despair Bible Verses
But you, O LORD, are a shield around me;
you are my glory, the one who holds my head high.
You have turned my mourning into joyful dancing.
You have taken away my clothes of mourning
and clothed me with joy,
that I might sing praises to you and not be silent.
O LORD my God, I will give you thanks forever!
The thief’s purpose is to steal and kill and destroy.
My purpose is to give them a rich and satisfying life.
I have told you all this so that you may have
peace in me. Here on earth you will have many trials
and sorrows. But take heart, because
I have overcome the world.
And we know that God causes everything to work together
for the good of those who love God and are called
according to his purpose for them.
2 Corinthians 1:4
He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can
comfort others. When they are troubled, we will be able
to give them the same comfort God has given us.
2 Corinthians 4:8
We are pressed on every side by troubles, but
we are not crushed. We are perplexed,
but not driven to despair.
2 Corinthians 4:16-17
That is why we never give up. Though our bodies
are dying, our spirits are being renewed every day.
For our present troubles are small and
won’t last very long. Yet they produce for us a
glory that vastly outweighs them and will last forever!
2 Corinthians 12:9
Each time he said, “My grace is all you need.
My power works best in weakness.”
So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses,
so that the power of Christ can work through me.
For I can do everything through Christ,
who gives me strength.