40 Bible Verses For Anxiety And A Fearful Heart

Anxiety can lead to severe emotional pain along with physical symptoms. Fear can take over to the point that they prevent you from living a productive and fulfilling life. The good news is that you can overcome these conditions. God has provided you with resources in both the natural and spiritual realms to defeat anxiety.


Here Are Bible Verses About Anxiety And Worry40 Best Bible verses for Anxiety Free Life and A Fear-filled heart : Do You Really Need It? This Will Help You Decide! Steep your life in GOD.

1 Philippians 4:6-7 (MSG) – Don’t fret or worry. Instead of worrying, pray. Let petitions and praises shape your worries into prayers, letting God know your concerns. Before you know it, a sense of God’s wholeness, everything coming together for good, will come and settle you down. It’s wonderful what happens when Christ displaces worry at the center of your life.

2  2 Timothy 1:7 (GNT)- For the Spirit that God has given us does not make us timid; instead, his Spirit fills us with power, love, and self-control.

3 Psalms 55:22 (MSG)- Pile your troubles on God’s shoulders— he’ll carry your load, he’ll help you out.

4 Matthew 6: 27-34 (MSG)- “Has anyone by fussing in front of the mirror ever gotten taller by so much as an inch? All this time and money wasted on fashion—do you think it makes that much difference? Instead of looking at the fashions, walk out into the fields and look at the wildflowers. They never primp or shop, but have you ever seen color and design quite like it? The ten best-dressed men and women in the country look shabby alongside them.

“If God gives such attention to the appearance of wildflowers—most of which are never even seen—don’t you think he’ll attend to you, take pride in you, do his best for you? What I’m trying to do here is to get you to relax, to not be so preoccupied with getting, so you can respond to God’s giving.

People who don’t know God and the way he works fuss over these things, but you know both God and how he works. Steep your life in God-reality, God-initiative, God-provisions. Don’t worry about missing out. You’ll find all your everyday human concerns will be met. “Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don’t get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow. God will help you deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes.


5 John 14: 25-27 (MSG)- “I’m telling you these things while I’m still living with you. The Friend, the Holy Spirit whom the Father will send at my request, will make everything plain to you. He will remind you of all the things I have told you. I’m leaving you well and whole. That’s my parting gift to you. Peace. I don’t leave you the way you’re used to being left—feeling abandoned, bereft. So don’t be upset. Don’t be distraught.

6 Matthew 11:28-30 (MSG)- “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill-fitting on you. Keep company with me and you’ll learn to live freely and lightly.”

7 Psalm 34:4 (MSG)- God met me more than halfway,he freed me from my anxious fears.

8 Proverbs 3:5-8(MSG)- Trust God from the bottom of your heart; don’t try to figure out everything on your own. Listen for God’s voice in everything you do, everywhere you go; he’s the one who will keep you on track. Don’t assume that you know it all. Run to God! Run from evil!Your body will glow with health, your very bones will vibrate with life!

9 John 16:33 (MSG)- I’ve told you all this so that trusting me, you will be unshakable and assured, deeply at peace. In this godless world you will continue to experience difficulties. But take heart! I’ve conquered the world.”

10 Psalms 56:3 (MSG)- When I get really afraid I come to you in trust. I’m proud to praise God; fearless now, I trust in God. What can mere mortals do?

11 Luke 12: 22-24 (MSG)-  He continued this subject with his disciples. “Don’t fuss about what’s on the table at mealtimes or if the clothes in your closet are in fashion. There is far more to your inner life than the food you put in your stomach, more to your outer appearance than the clothes you hang on your body. Look at the ravens, free and unfettered, not tied down to a job description, carefree in the care of God. And you count far more.

12 1 John 4:17-18 (MSG)- God is love. When we take up permanent residence in a life of love, we live in God and God lives in us. This way, love has the run of the house, becomes at home and mature in us, so that we’re free of worry on Judgment Day—our standing in the world is identical with Christ’s. There is no room in love for fear. Well-formed love banishes fear. Since fear is crippling, a fearful life—fear of death, fear of judgment—is one not yet fully formed in love.

13 Isaiah 26:3-4 (MSG)- People with their minds set on you, you keep completely whole, Steady on their feet, because they keep at it and don’t quit. Depend on God and keep at it because in the Lord God you have a sure thing.

14 Jeremiah 17:7-8 (MSG)- “But blessed is the man who trusts me, God,the woman who sticks with God. They’re like trees replanted in Eden, putting down roots near the rivers—Never a worry through the hottest of summers,    never dropping a leaf, Serene and calm through droughts, bearing fresh fruit every season.

15 Psalm 27:1 (MSG)- Light, space, zest—that’s God! So, with him on my side I’m fearless, afraid of no one and nothing.

16 Deuteronomy 31:6&8 (MSG)- “Be strong. Take courage. Don’t be intimidated. Don’t give them a second thought because God, your God, is striding ahead of you. He’s right there with you.

He won’t let you down; he won’t leave you.” God is striding ahead of you. He’s right there with you. He won’t let you down; he won’t leave you. Don’t be intimidated. Don’t worry.”

17 Psalms 23:4 (GNT)- “Even if I go through the deepest darkness, I will not be afraid, Lord, for you are with me. Your shepherd’s rod and staff protect me.

18 Isaiah 41:13 (MSG)- That’s right. Because I, your God, have a firm grip on you and I’m not letting go. I’m telling you, ‘Don’t panic. I’m right here to help you.’

19 Hebrews 13:6 (MSG)- God is there, ready to help; I’m fearless no matter what. Who or what can get to me?

20 Psalm 62:7-8 (MSG)- My help and glory are in God —granite-strength and safe-harbor-God—So trust him absolutely, people;lay your lives on the line for him. God is a safe place to be.

21 Psalm 55:16 (MSG)- I call to God; God will help me. At dusk, dawn, and noon I sigh deep sighs—he hears, he rescues. My life is well and whole, secure in the middle of danger.

22 2 Corinthians 4:9 (MSG)- You know for yourselves that we’re not much to look at. We’ve been surrounded and battered by troubles, but we’re not demoralized; we’re not sure what to do, but we know that God knows what to do; we’ve been spiritually terrorized, but God hasn’t left our side; we’ve been thrown down, but we haven’t broken.

23 Psalm 139:23 (MSG)- Search me [thoroughly], O God, and know my heart; Test me and know my anxious thoughts;

24 ISAIAH 41:9-10(MSG)- I pulled you in from all over the world, called you in from every dark corner of the earth,Telling you, ‘You’re my servant, serving on my side. I’ve picked you. I haven’t dropped you.’ Don’t panic. I’m with you. There’s no need to fear for I’m your God. I’ll give you strength. I’ll help you. I’ll hold you steady, keep a firm grip on you.

25 PSALM 94:19 (GNT)- Whenever I am anxious and worried, you comfort me and make me glad.
(AMP)-  When my anxious thoughts multiply within me, Your comforts delight me.

26 John 14:1 (AMP)- “Do not let your heart be troubled (afraid, cowardly). Believe [confidently] in God and trust in Him, [have faith, hold on to it, rely on it, keep going and] believe also in Me.
(GNT)- “Do not be worried and upset,” Jesus told them. “Believe in God and believe also in me.

27 1 CORINTHIANS 7:32 (GNT)-I would like you to be free from worry.
(MSG)-  I want you to live as free of complications as possible.

28 ISAIAH 35:4 (MSG)- Energize the limp hands, strengthen the rubbery knees. Tell fearful souls, “Courage! Take heart! God is here, right here, on his way to put things right And redress all wrongs. He’s on his way! He’ll save you!”
(AMP)- Say to those with an anxious and panic-stricken heart, “Be strong, fear not! Indeed, your God will come with vengeance [for the ungodly]; The retribution of God will come, But He will save you.”

29 PROVERBS 12:25 (MSG)-Worry weighs us down; a cheerful word picks us up.
(GNT)-  Worry can rob you of happiness, but kind words will cheer you up.

30 Exodus 14:14 (MSG)- God will fight the battle for you. And you? You keep your mouths shut!”
(AMP)- The Lord will fight for you while you [only need to] keep silent and remain calm.”

31 Psalms 86:6-7 (MSG)- Give your servant a happy life; I put myself in your hands! You’re well-known as good and forgiving, bighearted to all who ask for help. Pay attention, God, to my prayer; bend down and listen to my cry for help. Every time I’m in trouble I call on you, confident that you’ll answer.

32 Psalms 34:2 (MSG)- I live and breathe God; if things aren’t going well, hear this and be happy:

33 Psalms 27:7-9 (MSG)- Listen, God, I’m calling at the top of my lungs: “Be good to me! Answer me!” When my heart whispered, “Seek God,” my whole being replied, “I’m seeking him!” Don’t hide from me now! You’ve always been right there for me; don’t turn your back on me now. Don’t throw me out, don’t abandon me; you’ve always kept the door open. My father and mother walked out and left me, but God took me in.

34 Psalms 25:16 (MSG)- Look at me and help me! I’m all alone and in big trouble.

35 Psalms 119:25-32 (MSG)- I’m feeling terrible—I couldn’t feel worse! Get me on my feet again. You promised, remember? When I told my story, you responded; train me well in your deep wisdom. Help me understand these things inside and out so I can ponder your miracle-wonders. My sad life’s dilapidated, a falling-down barn; build me up again by your Word. Barricade the road that goes Nowhere; grace me with your clear revelation. I choose the true road to Somewhere, I post your road signs at every curve and corner. I grasp and cling to whatever you tell me; God, don’t let me down! I’ll run the course you lay out for me if you’ll just show me how.

36 Psalms 16:7-8 (MSG)- The wise counsel God gives when I’m awake is confirmed by my sleeping heart. Day and night I’ll stick with God; I’ve got a good thing going and I’m not letting go.

37 Psalms 34:8  (MSG)-  Open your mouth and taste, open your eyes and see—how good God is.Blessed are you who run to him.

38 Psalms 56:10-11 (MSG)- I’m proud to praise God, proud to praise God. Fearless now, I trust in God; what can mere mortals do to me?

39  Psalms 37: 23-24 (MSG)- Stalwart walks in step with God; his path blazed by God, he’s happy. If he stumbles, he’s not down for long; God has a grip on his hand.

40 Psalms 34:6 (MSG)_ When I was desperate, I called out, and God got me out of a tight spot.

The presence of our heavenly Father has the power to set things right and bring us the peace we long
for.  God can dispel  the shadows of fear, break the chains of worry, and slay the giant Anxiety. There is freedom in Christ! God has an answer to your fear, worry, and anxiety if you will only cling to Him like a child in the darkness. Lean on God and see all your fears, worries, and anxieties disappear!