10 Inspirational Bible Verses to Incorporate in Your Devotional Journaling Time

10 Inspirational Bible Verses to Incorporate in Your Devotional Journaling Time

Journaling can be a powerful way to reflect on our thoughts and emotions and hand them over to God. Incorporating Bible verses into your journaling time can provide guidance, comfort, and wisdom. Here are the top 10 Bible verses to journal about and be inspired by. 

1. Psalm 46:10

"Be still, and know that I am God." This verse reminds us to find peace in the presence of God, encouraging us to quiet our minds and listen for His guidance.

2. Philippians 4:13

"I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me." This verse serves as a reminder that our strength comes not from our own ability, but from God sustaining us.

3. Proverbs 3:5-6

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight." These verses offer reassurance and guidance, encouraging us to trust in God's plan for our lives. 

4. Jeremiah 29:11

"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." This verse provides comfort by reminding us that God has a plan in everything, and is working all things together for good. 

5. Romans 8:28

"And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose." This verse offers hope and reassurance, reminding us that God is always working for our benefit.

6. Joshua 1:9

"Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." These words provide strength and courage, reminding us of God's constant presence in our lives.

7. 1 Corinthians 13:4-7

"Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres." These verses offer a beautiful reflection on the nature of love, inspiring us to embody these qualities in our own lives. They outline what love, as God created it, truly looks like. 

8. Matthew 6:33

"But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well." This verse reminds us to earnestly seek God and his will, and as our hearts align with his, our desires will naturally shift as well. By seeking his kingdom, we receive the gift of his presence here on Earth. 

9. 2 Timothy 1:7

"For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline." This verse encourages us to press into God's strength, as he equips us with boldness and power to walk out the life he has called us to.  

10. Psalm 119:105

"Your word is a lamp for my feet, a light on my path." This verse serves as a reminder that God is leading the way of our lives if we seek him. 

As you incorporate these powerful Bible verses into your journaling practice, may you find inspiration, guidance, and a deeper understanding of who God is. 

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