As a Christian, you might have moments when you feel weak. You may feel like all hope is gone. In this article, I have outlined the Bible verses that remind you of your identity in Christ. This lets you know that God gives you strength since you are His child.
I have outlined Bible verses about confidence and FYI they are not ranked in any order.
Hebrews 10 verses 35 - 36 35 So do not throw away your confidence; it will be richly rewarded. 36 You need to persevere so that when you have done the will of God, you will receive what He has promised.
Psalms 139 verses 13 - 14 13 For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb. 14 I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.
2 Corinthians 12 verse 9 9 But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ's power may rest on me.
2 Timothy 1 verse 7 7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love, and self-discipline.
Ephesians 3 verse 12 12 In him and through faith in him, we may approach God with freedom and confidence.
Hebrews 4 verse 16 16 Let us then approach God's throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.
Isaiah 32 verse 17 17 The fruit of the righteousness will be peace; its effect will be quietness and confidence forever.
Isaiah 40 verse 31 31 but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Isaiah 41 verse 10 10 So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
Jeremiah 17 verse 7 7 But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him.
Joshua 1 verse 9 9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.
Nehemiah 6 verse 16 16 When all our enemies heard about this, all the surrounding nations were afraid and lost their self-confidence, because they realised that this work had been done with the help of our God.
1 John 5 verse 14 14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God; that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.
Philippians 1 verse 6 6 being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
1 John 4 verse 17 17 This is how love is made complete among us so that we will have confidence on the day of judgment: in this world, we are like Jesus.
Proverbs 3 verse 26 26 for the Lord will be at your side and will keep your foot from being snared.
Proverbs 3 verse 32 32 For the Lord detests the perverse but takes the upright into his confidence.
Psalms 20 verse 7 7 Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.
Psalms 27 verse 3 27 Though an army besiege me, my heart will not fear; though war break out against me, even then I will be confident.
Philippians 4 verse 13 13 I can do all this through him who gives me strength.
Proverbs 3 verses 25 - 26 25 Have no fear of sudden disaster or of the ruin that overtakes the wicked, 26 for the Lord will be at your side and will keep your foot from being snared.
Philippians 3 verses 3 - 5 3 For it is we who are the circumcision, we who serve God by his Spirit, who boast in Christ Jesus, and who put no confidence in the flesh - 4 though I myself have reasons for such confidence. If someone else thinks they have reasons to put confidence in the flesh, I have more: 5 circumcised on the eighth day, of the people of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, a Hebrew of Hebrews; in regard to the law; a Pharisee;
1 Corinthians 2 verses 3 - 5 3 I came to you with great fear and trembling. 4 My message and my preaching were not with wise and persuasive words, but with a demonstration of the Spirit's power, 5 so that your faith might not rest on human wisdom, but on God's power.
2 Corinthians 3 verses 1 - 4 1 Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, like some people, letters of your recommendation to you or from you? 2 You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, known and read by everyone. 3 You show that you are a letter from Christ, the result of our ministry, written not in ink but with the Spirit of God, not on tablets of stone but on tablets of human hearts. 4 Such confidence we have through Christ before God.
Always remember that God does not want us to be boastful or arrogant but rather to have confidence. We should evaluate our value in the light of God, our creator. There is no greater resource than the Bible to use when you need a self-esteem boost! We can put our trust in the realities and promises found in the Bible.
Our trust is in the love of God and in Jesus Christ. Keep in mind who God says you are when you feel weak or inadequate. I pray that this collection of Bible verses about confidence may help you find bravery and strength in God’s love.
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