the Hope of Survivors

Bible Promises (NIV)

Below are several Bible promises for you to turn to, believe in and trust. The Lord is with you. He wants to help you. He is willing to change you and our life. Won’t you allow Him to work in you and save you from this heartache and pain? This is our prayer for youthat you would do just that. May God bless you!

Psalms 25:15-18—My eyes are ever on the LORD, for only he will release my feet from the snare. Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. The troubles of my heart have multiplied; free me from my anguish. Look upon my affliction and my distress and take away all my sins. (NIV)

Psalms 25:20, 21—Guard my life and rescue me; let me not be put to shame, for I take refuge in you. May integrity and uprightness protect me, because my hope is in you. (NIV)

Psalms 27:9, 10—Do not hide your face from me, do not turn your servant away in anger; you have been my helper. Do not reject me or forsake me, O God my Savior. Though my father and mother forsake me, the LORD will receive me. (NIV)

Psalms 31:16, 18, 23, 24—Let your face shine on your servant; save me in your unfailing love. Let their lying lips be silenced, for with pride and contempt they speak arrogantly against the righteous. Love the LORD, all his saints! The LORD preserves the faithful, but the proud he pays back in full. Be strong and take heart, all you who hope in the LORD. (NIV)

Psalms 32:1-5—Blessed is he whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. Blessed is the man whose sin the LORD does not count against him and in whose spirit is no deceit. When I kept silent, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long. For day and night your hand was heavy upon me; my strength was sapped as in the heat of summer. Selah. Then I acknowledged my sin to you and did not cover up my iniquity. I said, “I will confess my transgressions to the LORD”—and you forgave the guilt of my sin. Selah. (NIV)

Psalms 32:10, 11—Many are the woes of the wicked, but the LORD’s unfailing love surrounds the man who trusts in him. Rejoice in the LORD and be glad, you righteous; sing, all you who are upright in heart! (NIV)

Psalms 34:18, 19—The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. A righteous man may have many troubles, but the LORD delivers him from them all. (NIV)

Psalms 37:40—The LORD helps them and delivers them; he delivers them from the wicked and saves them, because they take refuge in him. (NIV)

Psalms 46:1—God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. (NIV)

Psalms 51:10—Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. (NIV)

Psalms 55:22—Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous fall. (NIV)

Psalms 56:4—In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I will not be afraid. What can mortal man do to me? (NIV)

Psalms 86:15—But you, O Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness. (NIV)

Mark 9:42—And if anyone causes one of these little ones who believe in me to sin, it would be better for him to be thrown into the sea with a large millstone tied around his neck. (NIV)

1 Corinthians 10:13—No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it. (NIV)

Romans 15:13—May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. (NIV)

John 8:32—Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. (NIV)

God brings good out of evil (Joseph):

Genesis 50:20—You intended to harm me, but God intended it for good to accomplish what is now being done, the saving of many lives. (NIV)

God has a Purpose —Purpose of Trials —to Refine Us

Romans 5:3-6—Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. And hope does not disappoint us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us. You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. (NIV)

Ephesians 2:10—For we are God’s workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. (NIV)

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. (NIV)

Jeremiah 29:11—For I know the plans Ihave for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.

The LORD is nigh unto them that are of a broken heart...Psalms 34:18