Verses to Speak Over Helplessness
Ephesians 1:8 New Living Translation (NLT)
He has showered his kindness on us, along with all wisdom and understanding.
Psalm 107:13 New Living Translation (NLT)
“Lord, help!” they cried in their trouble, and he saved them from their distress.
Matthew 7:11 New Living Translation (NLT)
So if you sinful people know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your heavenly Father give good gifts to those who ask him.
Isaiah 43:2 New American Standard Bible (NASB)
“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; And through the rivers, they will not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be scorched, Nor will the flame burn you.
Isaiah 40:31 New American Standard Bible (NASB)
Yet those who wait for the Lord Will gain new strength; They will mount up with wings like eagles, They will run and not get tired, They will walk and not become weary.
Romans 15:13 New American Standard Bible (NASB)
Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you will abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Hebrews 6:11 New Living Translation (NLT)
Our great desire is that you will keep on loving others as long as life lasts, in order to make certain that what you hope for will come true.
Psalm 37:5 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV)
Depend on the Lord. Trust in him, and he will help you.
Isaiah 41:13 New International Version (NIV)
For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you.
Proverbs 18:10 New International Version (NIV)
The name of the Lord is a fortified tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.
Psalm 25:15-18 Living Bible (TLB)
My eyes are ever looking to the Lord for help, for he alone can rescue me. Come, Lord, and show me your mercy, for I am helpless, overwhelmed, in deep distress; my problems go from bad to worse. Oh, save me from them all! See my sorrows; feel my pain; forgive my sins.
Psalm 9:9-10 New Living Translation (NLT)
The Lord is a shelter for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble. Those who know your name trust in you, for you, O Lord, do not abandon those who search for you.
2 Corinthians 7:4 Living Bible (TLB)
I have the highest confidence in you, and my pride in you is great. You have greatly encouraged me; you have made me so happy in spite of all my suffering.