31 Bible Verses

In honor of my 31st birthday, August 9th, I thought I’d dive into a few blog entries that use 31 as it’s theme. As the blog title implies, this particular entry will be 31 bible verses that I want to share with my readers. Though I may eventually do a blog post on themed verses, this entry is simply a selection of some of my favorites.

If you haven’t seen my previous 31 post, you can check that out here: 31 Prayer Prompts

Now for the verses, in no particular order

31 Bible Verses


The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness does not overcome it. -John 1:5

If our minds are ruled by the spirit, we will have life and peace. -Romans 8:6

For everyone who asks, receives. Everyone who seeks, finds. And to everyone who knocks, the door will be opened. -Matthew 7:8

Do not despise these small beginnings, for the Lord rejoices to see the work begin. -Zechariah 4:10

Humble yourself, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. -1 Peter 5:6-7

“For I know the plans I have for you” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.” -Jeremiah 29:11

Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it. -Proverbs 4:23

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time, we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. -Galatians 6:9

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. -Proverbs 3:5-6

I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. -Psalm 139:14

Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. -Psalm 51:10

With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible. -Matthew 19:26

Oh, what joy for those whose disobedience is forgiven, whose sins are put out of sight. -Romans 4:7

The Lord is my strength and my defense; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father’s God, and I will exalt him. -Exodus 15:2

The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace. -Numbers 6:24-26.

The Lord is slow to anger, abounding in love, and forgiving sin and rebellion. -Numbers 14:18

Man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the Lord. -Deuteronomy 8:3

The Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. -Deuteronomy 31:6

Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night. -Joshua 1:8

Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; Do not be discouraged; for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. -Joshua 1:9

Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. -Isaiah 41:10

I can do all this through him who gives me strength. -Philippians 4:13

The Lord is my light and my salvation – whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life – of whom shall I be afraid? -Psalm 27:1

Therefore I tell you, whatever you ask for in prayer, believe that you have received it, and it will be yours. -Mark 11:24

For the spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love, and self-discipline. -2 Timothy 1:7

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. -Hebrews 11:1

Let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us. – Hebrews 12:1

Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have. -Hebrews 13:5

But whoever lives by the truth comes into the light, so that it may be seen plainly that what they have done has been done in the sight of God. -John 3:21

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whomever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. -John 3:16

What good is it for someone to gain the whole world yet forfeit their soul? -Mark 8:36

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. -1 John 1:9

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