The word “trust” appears 153 times throughout the books of the Bible. The graph below shows the locations of each appearance. It begins with Genesis in the top left and concludes with Revelation in the bottom right.
Here are the 51 most powerful Bible scriptures on trusting god.
Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.
And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.
In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.
And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you.
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
1 John 5:14
And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us.
1 Peter 5:7
Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.
And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.
And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him.
So we can confidently say, “The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?”
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.
“Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid; for the Lord God is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation.”
You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.
But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall not be burned, and the flame shall not consume you.
But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.
Thus says the Lord: “Cursed is the man who trusts in man and makes flesh his strength, whose heart turns away from the Lord.”
Though he slay me, I will hope in him; yet I will argue my ways to his face.
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.
Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in me.
If you love me, you will keep my commandments.
But the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you all things and bring to your remembrance all that I have said to you.
Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened, and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.
And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.”
For I the Lord do not change; therefore you, O children of Jacob, are not consumed.
But overhearing what they said, Jesus said to the ruler of the synagogue, “Do not fear, only believe.”
Immediately the father of the child cried out and said, “I believe; help my unbelief!”
Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?
The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; he knows those who take refuge in him.
And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.
Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord.
Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established.
The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.
Every word of God proves true; he is a shield to those who take refuge in him.
He is not afraid of bad news; his heart is firm, trusting in the Lord.
It is better to take refuge in the Lord than to trust in man.
But I have trusted in your steadfast love; my heart shall rejoice in your salvation.
Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.
Of David. Blessed be the Lord, my rock, who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle.
Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.
The Lord is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts, and I am helped; my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.
Trust in the Lord, and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness.
Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act.
To the choirmaster. Of the Sons of Korah. According to Alamoth. A Song. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”
When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.
In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can flesh do to me?
Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Selah.
Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, “Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord.”
May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
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Natalie Regoli is a child of God, devoted wife, and mother of two boys. She has a Masters Degree in Law from The University of Texas. Natalie has been published in several national journals and has been practicing law for 18 years.