Verses to Speak Over Loss
Psalm 119:105 English Standard Version (ESV)
Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.
1 Chronicles 16:11 New Living Translation (NLT)
Search for the Lord and for his strength; continually seek him.
Matthew 5:4 New Living Translation (NLT)
God blesses those who mourn, for they will be comforted.
1 Thessalonians 4:13 New Living Translation (NLT)
And now, dear brothers and sisters, we want you to know what will happen to the believers who have died so you will not grieve like people who have no hope.
Psalm 56:8 New Living Translation (NLT)
You keep track of all my sorrows. You have collected all my tears in your bottle. You have recorded each one in your book.
Joel 2:12 New Living Translation (NLT)
That is why the Lord says, “Turn to me now, while there is time. Give me your hearts. Come with fasting, weeping, and mourning.
2 Corinthians 4:8-9 New Living Translation (NLT)
We are pressed on every side by troubles, but we are not crushed. We are perplexed, but not driven to despair. 9 We are hunted down but never abandoned by God. We get knocked down, but we are not destroyed.