‘Survival’ Scriptures for Memorization and Meditation
Gen 24:12 (HCSB)
grant me success today
Gen 39:2 (HCSB)
The Lord was with Joseph, and he became a successful man
Josh 1:9 (HCSB)
9 Haven’t I commanded you: be strong and courageous? Do not be afraid or discouraged, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.
Judges 6:12 (HCSB)
The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.
Judges 6:16 (HCSB )
“But I will be with you,” the Lord said to him. “You will strike Midian down [as if it were] one man.”
1 Sam 30:6 (HCSB)
But David found strength in the Lord his God.
2 Sam 8:6 and 14 (HCSB)
The Lord made David victorious wherever he went.
2 Chron 20:12 (HCSB)
We do not know what to do, but we look to You.
2 Chron 20:15 (HCSB)
for the battle is not yours, but God’s.
Psalms 1:2 (HCSB)
Instead, his delight is in the Lord’s instruction, and he meditates on it day and night.
Psalms 18:34 (HCSB)
34 He trains my hands for war; my arms can bend a bow of bronze.
Psalms 34:19 (HCSB)
19 Many adversities come to the one who is righteous, but the Lord delivers him from them all.
Psalms 37:4 (HCSB)
4 Take delight in the Lord, and He will give you your heart’s desires.
Psalms 37:8 (HCSB)
8 Refrain from anger and give up [your] rage; do not be agitated—it can only bring harm.
Psalms 51:17 (HCSB)
17 The sacrifice pleasing to God is a broken spirit. God, You will not despise a broken and humbled heart.
Psalms 119:153 (HCSB)
Consider my affliction and rescue me
Prov 3:5 (HCSB)
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding;
Isaiah 41:10 (HCSB)
10 Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be afraid, for I am your God. I will strengthen you; I will help you; I will hold on to you with My righteous right hand.
Matt 6:33 (HCSB)
But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be provided for you.
Matt 11:28 (HCSB)
28 “Come to Me, all of you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”
Matt 12:7 (HCSB)
7 If you had known what this means: I desire mercy and not sacrifice, you would not have condemned the innocent.
Romans 8:1 (HCSB)
1 Therefore, no condemnation now exists for those in Christ Jesus
Romans 8:28 (HCSB)
28 We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His purpose.
Romans 12:12 (HCSB)
be patient in affliction
2 Cor 12:7 (HCSB)
Therefore, so that I would not exalt myself, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, a messenger of Satan to torment me so I would not exalt myself.
Phil 1:6 (HCSB)
I am sure of this, that He who started a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Phil 4:3-7 (HCSB)
4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! 5 Let your graciousness be known to everyone. The Lord is near. 6 Don’t worry about anything, but in everything, through prayer and petition with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace of God, which surpasses every thought, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Phil 4:13 (HCSB)
I am able to do all things through Him who strengthens me.
Heb 12:11 (HCSB)
No discipline seems enjoyable at the time, but painful. Later on, however, it yields the fruit of peace and righteousness to those who have been trained by it.
James 4:7 (HCSB)
But resist the Devil, and he will flee from you.