40 Bible Verses About Life That Will Lift Your Heart and Soul

40 Bible Verses About Life That Will Lift Your Heart and Soul

Bible Verses About Life - Scriptures to find purpose and hope for the life you have been given!

Scripture tells us that God is able to work all things together for good for those who love Him. Whether you are experiencing a mountain top victory or feel like you're stuck in the valley, God can use all the days of your life to bring good. Your faith will guide you through each day as you seek His plan for your life. These Bible verses about life will inspire your faith to keep on keeping on!

Jesus tells us that he is "the way, and the truth, and the life (John 14:6) and that he is "the bread of life; whoever comes to me shall not hunger, and whoever believes in me shall never thirst."(John 6:35). When we seek to understand the meaning of life, we can find it through faith. These Scriptures will give you wisdom and guidance as you face each new day of life.

Share these Bible verses about life with your friends and family so that you can be a source of encouragement for them! Before we jump into the list, let's say this prayer for a full, abundant life: Lord, please guide me to the purpose and plans for which you created me. Help me to be receptive even when they’re not what I expected. Show me your ways, Lord. I want to live abundantly following the calling you have for my life. Amen.

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Proverbs 21:21 NIV

21 Whoever pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor.

Read Proverbs 21

John 14:6 NIV

6 Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.

Read John 14

Romans 6:23 NIV

23 For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Read Romans 6

Matthew 6:34-35 NIV

34 Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own.

Read Matthew 6

Galatians 2:20 NIV

20 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

Read Galatians 2

Proverbs 3:5-6 NIV

5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.

Read Proverbs 3

John 10:10 NIV

10 The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.

Read John 10

John 3:16 NIV

16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

Read John 3

Genesis 2:7 NIV

7 Then the Lord God formed a man from the dust of the ground and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life, and the man became a living being.

Read Genesis 2

John 6:35 NIV

35 Then Jesus declared, "I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.

Read John 6

Psalm 23:1-6 NIV

1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, 3 he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name's sake. 4 Even though I walk through the darkest valley,I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. 5 You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. 6 Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lordforever.

Read Psalm 23

Romans 8:28 NIV

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.

Read Romans 8

Jeremiah 29:11 NIV

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.

Read Jeremiah 29

Philippians 4:13 NIV

13 I can do all this through him who gives me strength.

Read Philippians 4

Romans 12:2 NIV

2 Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is-his good, pleasing and perfect will.

Read Romans 12

Isaiah 41:10 NIV

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.

Read Isaiah 41

John 8:12 NIV

12 When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."

Read John 8

Psalm 73:26 NIV

26 My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Read Psalm 73

1 John 5:20 NIV

20 We know also that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know him who is true. And we are in him who is true by being in his Son Jesus Christ. He is the true God and eternal life.

Read 1 John 5

1 Timothy 6:12 NIV

12 Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called when you made your good confession in the presence of many witnesses.

Read 1 Timothy 6

John 11:25-26 NIV

25 Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die; 26 and whoever lives by believing in me will never die. Do you believe this?"

Read John 11

Ephesians 2:8-9 NIV

8 For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith-and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God- 9 not by works, so that no one can boast.

Read Ephesians 2

Ephesians 5:15-16 NIV

15 Be very careful, then, how you live-not as unwise but as wise, 16 making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil.

Read Ephesians 5

Proverbs 27:19 NIV

19 As water reflects the face, so one's life reflects the heart.

Read Proverbs 27

John 6:35 NIV

35 Then Jesus declared, "I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.

Read John 6

Proverbs 10:17 NIV

17 Whoever heeds discipline shows the way to life, but whoever ignores correction leads others astray.

Read Proverbs 10

John 8:12 NIV

12 When Jesus spoke again to the people, he said, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life."

Read John 8

James 1:12 NIV

12 Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.

Read James 1

Matthew 10:39 NIV

39 Whoever finds their life will lose it, and whoever loses their life for my sake will find it.

Read Matthew 10

John 16:33 NIV

33 "I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world."

Read John 16

Psalm 121:7-8 NIV

7 The Lord will keep you from all harm- he will watch over your life; 8 the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore.

Read Psalm 121

2 Corinthians 5:17 NIV

17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!

Read 2 Corinthians 5

Psalm 73:26 NIV

26 My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.

Read Psalm 73

1 Peter 3:10-11 NIV

10 For, "Whoever would love life and see good days must keep their tongue from evil and their lips from deceitful speech. 11 They must turn from evil and do good; they must seek peace and pursue it.

Read 1 Peter 3

Proverbs 4:23 NIV

23 Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.

Read Proverbs 4

Ecclesiastes 3:1 NIV

1 There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens:

Read Ecclesiastes 3

Deuteronomy 30:16 NIV

16 For I command you today to love the Lord your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the Lord your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess.

Read Deuteronomy 30

John 7:38 NIV

38 Whoever believes in me, as Scripture has said, rivers of living water will flow from within them."

Read John 7