Trusting the Lord, Not the Sword: Scripture Master List

8986723_sI trust in the LORD for protection.
So why do you say to me,
“Fly like a bird to the mountains for safety! Psalm 11:1

I cry out to God Most High,
to God who will fulfil his purpose for me.
He will send help from heaven to rescue me,
disgracing those who hound me. Psalm 57:2,3

In his unfailing love, my God will stand with me.
He will let me look down in triumph on all my enemies. Psalm 59:10

The LORD will work out his plans for my life—
for your faithful love, O LORD, endures forever.
Don’t abandon me, for you made me. Psalm 138:8

Keep me safe, O God,
for I have come to you for refuge.
I said to the LORD, “You are my Master!
Every good thing I have comes from you.” Psalm 16:1-2

LORD, you alone are my inheritance, my cup of blessing.
You guard all that is mine. Psalm 16:5

I will boast only in the LORD;
let all who are helpless take heart. Psalm 34:2

But when I am afraid,
I will put my trust in you.
I praise God for what he has promised.
I trust in God, so why should I be afraid?
What can mere mortals do to me? Psalm 56:3-4/11

My enemies will retreat when I call to you for help.
This I know: God is on my side! Psalm 56:9

I wait quietly before God,
for my victory comes from him.
He alone is my rock and my salvation,
my fortress where I will never be shaken.
So many enemies against one man—
all of them trying to kill me. Psalm 62:1-3a

I have heard the many rumours about me,
and I am surrounded by terror.
My enemies conspire against me,
plotting to take my life.
But I am trusting you, O LORD,
saying, “You are my God!”
My future is in your hands.
Rescue me from those who hunt me down relentlessly. Psalm 31:13-15

You have preserved my life because I am innocent;
you have brought me into your presence forever. Psalm 41:12

How the king rejoices in your strength, O LORD!
He shouts with joy because you give him victory.
For you have given him his heart’s desire;
you have withheld nothing he requested. Psalm 21:1-2

Let your unfailing love surround us, Lord,
for our hope is in you alone. Psalm 33:22


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