When life throws unexpected hardships our way, we can often feel overwhelmed and out of control. In times of despair, it’s important to remember that we can turn to the Bible for comfort and guidance. Here are five amazing bible verses that will help you find comfort and strength during times of trouble.

1. Psalms 119:71

My suffering was good for me because through it, I learned your statutes.

2. Psalms 119:50


My comfort during my suffering is this: your word gives me new life.

3. 1 Peter 2:21


You were called to this kind of endurance because Christ suffered on your behalf. He left you an example so that you might follow in his footsteps.

4. Psalms 34:19


The righteous have many problems, but the LORD delivers them from everyone.

5. Hebrews 12:11

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No discipline is fun while it lasts, but it seems painful at the time. Later, however, it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness for those who have been trained by it.