If you want to have the best year of your life, then it must be the best year of your life spiritually.
Here are 10 scriptures to cling to in 2019. These are his promises for you for the new year, a new season, a fresh start, a beginning, whatever He may have for you. His word is alive and active today and He wants to speak to you. The new year is a great time to create new habits. Make spending time with Him your number 1 priority and He will take care of all the rest. He is a good God and He honors faithfulness. Feel free to take these scriptures and write them down, stick them on your mirror, put them in a note in your phone, or share them with a friend.
Isaiah 43:18-19 // “But forget all that – it is nothing compared to what I am going to do. For I am about to do something new. See, I have already begun! Do you not see it? I will make a pathway through the wilderness. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland.”
2 Chronicles 7:14 // “Then if my people, who are called by name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land.”
Philippians 3:13-14 // “Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead, I press on to the reach the end of the race and receive the heavenly prize for which God, through Jesus Christ is calling us.”
Romans 8:28 // “We know that God causes everything to work together for the good of those who love God and are called according to His purpose for them.”
Isaiah 61:1-3, 7 // “The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is upon me, for the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to comfort the brokenhearted and proclaim the captives will be released and prisoners will be freed. He has sent me to tell those who mourn that the time of the Lord’s favor has come, and with it, the day of God’s anger against their enemies. To all who mourn in Isreal, he will give a crown of beauty for ashes, a joyous blessing instead of mourning, festive praise instead of despair. In their righteousness, they will be like great oaks that the Lord has planted for his own glory.”…”You will possess a double portion of prosperity in your land, and everlasting joy will be yours.”
Proverbs 3:5-6 // “Trust in the Lord with all of your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. Seek His will in all you do and He will show you which path to take.”
Ecclesiastes 3:11 // “Yet God has made everything beautiful for its own time. He has planted eternity in the human heart, but even so, people cannot see the whole scope of God’s work from beginning to end.”
Colossians 2:7 // “Let your roots grow down into him, and let your lives be built on Him. Then your faith will grow strong in the truth you were taught, and you will overflow with thankfulness.”
Psalm 23 // The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake. 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. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.
Isaiah 40:31 // “But those who trust in the Lord will find new strength. They will soar high on wings like eagles. They will run and not grow weary. They will walk and not faint.”
What are some of your favorite scriptures or God promises? Share them in the comments to help spread encouragement!
Here is my worship playlist for you to enjoy as well! I will be updating it over the next few days with some of my new favorite worship songs!