“The Lord is on my side; I will not fear.”
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
This is how we know that we live in him and he in us: He has given us of his Spirit.
God is within her, she will not fall; God will help her at break of day.
I sought the Lord, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears. Those who look to him are radiant; their faces are never covered with shame.
I took my troubles to the Lord; I cried out to him, and he answered my prayer.
In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.
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.
Anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun!
May God be gracious to us and bless us and make his face shine on us.
The peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds.
Surely your goodness and love
will follow me all the days of my life.
You will keep in perfect peace all who trust in you, all whose thoughts are fixed on you!
Send me your light and your faithful care, let them lead me.
The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.