25 Bible Verses to Remind Us God Is in Control

 Bible Verses to Remind Us God Is in Control
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If you feel like your life is out of control and that everything seems to be going wrong, you’ll often find yourself thinking about the Bible.

In this blog post, I want to share some of my favorite quotes from the Bible about God being in control of all things.

What does it mean God Is In Control?

In the Bible, it says that God Is In Control. But does this mean He is a sort of puppeteer controlling everything we do? Are we like robots?

Not exactly. What it means is that God knows what’s going on, and He has a plan to make everything work out for our good!

God allows us the freedom to make our own decisions. We have the power to choose whether or not we listen to Him and believe in Him.

Even though He has created laws that govern how things work in His universe, there are many ways you can avoid following them.

For example, consider gravity: Gravity works no matter if you choose to follow it or not! You can jump off of a cliff and be crushed by the ground, but that’s the result of your choice.

God doesn’t force us to make good choices or bad choices. Instead, he lets the consequences of our actions play out as a natural part of His universe.

God Is In Control, but not Controlling us.

God gives us freedom of thought and does not force us to think in a certain way. He does not force us to think good thoughts about Him.

God is in control but not controlling our actions.

We have free will and can choose whatever actions we want to take. God allows us to make our own decisions and accept the consequences as a result.

We all make bad choices in life sometimes, but God sees these choices as opportunities for growth.

God is in control of all things, including us.

If you have a happy life and everything is going well, that’s wonderful! You should be grateful for all of the good things that have happened.

On the other hand, if you are struggling and everything seems to be going wrong, don’t give up! Instead, keep working hard and doing your best. Then, you’ll never lose sight of Him no matter how hard times get!

He has not forgotten about you. On the contrary, he loves you very much and has a plan to help you overcome these struggles!

Even if you feel like your life is out of control, know that He sees everything and cares about what happens. So don’t give up hope!

God bless you!

Isaiah 55:8

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD.

God knows what is best for you and has a plan to make your life better, but He still allows us the freedom to make our own decisions. His thinking is different from ours, which is why we must trust him and believe in Him.

Bible Verses to Remind Us God Is in Control
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Bible Verses to Remember That God is in Control

1.  Daniel 2:21

“He changes times and seasons; he deposes kings and raises others. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning.”

God is in control of everyone and everything, including times, wisdom, kings, and kingdoms.

2. Isaiah 35:4

say to those with fearful hearts, “Be strong, do not fear; your God will come, he will come with vengeance; with divine retribution he will come to save you.”

God is in control of everything, and He will come with a vengeance and save those who follow him. He has a plan for us and is always watching over us.

3. 2 Chronicles 2:17

if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.

God is in control of everything and will forgive and heal the land if we humble ourselves and pray. He can heal everything if we follow Him.

4. Psalm 125:2

As the mountains surround Jerusalem, so the LORD surrounds his people both now and forevermore.

God will always be around us and is in control of everything. Even if bad things happen, he is still there to help us through everything.

God is always protecting us, but He will discipline us when necessary. He is always watching over us, and we can trust Him.

5. Joshua 1:9

Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go.”

We can trust God and encourages us to be strong and courageous. He will always be there for us no matter what happens.

Bible Verses to Remind Us God Is in Control
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6. Philippians 4:6

Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.

God is in control of everything, so we should pray and not be anxious.

God is always watching over us and cares about everything we do, even the things we don’t think matter. He wants to help us with anything we struggle with, so we should talk to him. Prayer is the way we should communicate with Him.

If we trust in God and work hard, we’ll be alright. Even if bad things happen, we can remember that He is always watching over us and will make everything better in the end.

7. Ecclesiastes 3:11

He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the human heart; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.

There is beauty in everything that God makes. He has a plan for everyone and is watching over us at all times.

God is in control of everything and has a plan for each one of us. We can’t know his plans, but He will do what’s best for everyone.

If we trust Him and believe that He is in control, then we will have peace.

8. Psalm 46:10

“Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”

We should remember that God is always watching over us even if it doesn’t seem like it. He is in control and will guide us through whatever we face.

If we stay calm and trust God, we can be peaceful and know that he is there to help us.

9. John 14:27

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

Peace is one of the beautiful things that God has given us. Trusting Him and believing that He is in control will give us peace.

10. Psalm 147:3

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

Even if we have made mistakes or done bad things, God can mend our hearts and make everything better. If someone has a wound, God wants to heal it because he cares about everyone.

God is always watching over us and works to help all people with whatever they need. We should never forget how much power God has, so we can remember He is in control of everything happening everywhere at once.

11. Genesis 50:20

You intended to harm me, but God intended it all for good. He brought me to this position so I could save the lives of many people.

 

12. Isaiah 41:10

So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

13. Psalm 94:19

When anxiety was great within me, your consolation brought me joy.

14. 1 Peter 5:6-7

Humble yourselves, 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.

15. Psalm 99:1-3

1 The LORD reigns, let the peoples tremble;
He is enthroned above the cherubim, let the earth shake!

2 The LORD is great in Zion,
And He is exalted above all the peoples.

3 Let them praise Your great and awesome name;
Holy is He.

16. Luke 12:22-26

Then Jesus said to his disciples: “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear.

For life is more than food, and the body more than clothes.

Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds!

Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to your life?

Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest?

17. Deuteronomy 31:6

Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.”

18. Psalm 118:6-7

The Lord is with me; I will not be afraid.
    What can mere mortals do to me?
The Lord is with me; he is my helper.
    I look in triumph on my enemies.

19. Romans 8:38-39

For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers,  neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

20. 1 Chronicles 29:11

Yours, Lord, is the greatness and the power
    and the glory and the majesty and the splendor,
    for everything in heaven and earth is yours.
Yours, Lord, is the kingdom;
    you are exalted as head over all.

21. Proverbs 19:21

Many are the plans in a person’s heart,
but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails.

22. John 16:33

“I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.”

23. Proverbs 16:4-9

The Lord works out everything to its proper end—
even the wicked for a day of disaster.

The Lord detests all the proud of heart.
Be sure of this: They will not go unpunished.

Through love and faithfulness sin is atoned for;
through the fear of the Lord evil is avoided.

When the Lord takes pleasure in anyone’s way,
he causes their enemies to make peace with them.

Better a little with righteousness
than much gain with injustice.

In their hearts humans plan their course,
but the Lord establishes their steps.

24. Isaiah 45:5-7

I am the Lord, and there is no other;
apart from me there is no God.
I will strengthen you,
though you have not acknowledged me,
so that from the rising of the sun
to the place of its setting
people may know there is none besides me.
I am the Lord, and there is no other.
I form the light and create darkness,
I bring prosperity and create disaster;
I, the Lord, do all these things.

25. Isaiah 43:1

But now, this is what the Lord says—
he who created you, Jacob,
he who formed you, Israel:
“Do not fear, for I have redeemed you;
I have summoned you by name; you are mine.

 

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Mary Fatima Berongoy
Fatima is a photography enthusiast who loves to binge - watch movies and television series. She also loves listening to indie music and dreams to own a coffee shop one day.
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