Insecurity is a feeling we all know too well. It may arise from a number of factors ranging from poor self-image and low self-esteem to financial instability, stress, relationship problems, comparison with others, doubts about our abilities, or past negative experiences. When insecurity creeps in for whatever reason, we begin to question ourselves and our worth, and we may end up feeling sad, fearful, or even discouraged. 

Bible verses about insecurity
Bible verse about our spirit of courage.

The Bible tells us in Psalm 139:14 that we are fearfully and wonderfully made. So, whenever you begin to have doubts about your image or your worth, you need to remind yourself that you are created in God’s, and you are fearfully and wonderfully made.

These Bible Verses About Insecurity contain the story of Gideon who is a good example of people who struggled with insecurity in the Bible but found their confidence. Gideon, a simple farmer chosen by God, had doubts about his ability to lead a smaller army against a bigger opponent, to victory. However, when he trusted in God and let go of doubts they emerged victorious.

Read Also: 55 Bible Verses About Betrayal

Gideon’s story teaches us the importance of letting go of our fears and doubts and putting our trust in God.  It reminds us that a life free of insecurities will release us from the weight pulling us down, and we will be able to achieve our God’s given purpose.

Motivating Bible verses about insecurity

Genesis 1:27 

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.”

Psalm 139:14 

“I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.”

Psalm 34:4 

“I sought the Lord, and he answered me and delivered me from all my fears.”

Psalm 56:3 

“When I am afraid, I put my trust in you.”

1 Peter 5:7 

“Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.”

Isaiah 41:10 

“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.”

Read Also: 40 Bible Verses About Self Love

Philippians 4:6-7 

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

Bible verses about insecurity
Advice about trust.

1 Samuel 16:7 

“But the Lord said to Samuel, ‘Do not look on his appearance or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him. For the Lord sees not as man sees: man looks on the outward appearance, but the Lord looks on the heart.'” 

Ephesians 2:10 

“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.”

1 Corinthians 6:19-20 

“Or do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own, for you were bought with a price. So glorify God in your body.”

Psalm 27:1 

“The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”

Romans 8:38-39 

“For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.”

Joshua 1:9 

“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.”

Proverbs 29:25 

“The fear of man lays a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is safe.”

Read Also: 46 Guiding Bible Verses about Modesty

2 Timothy 1:7 

“For God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.”

Psalm 139:14 

“I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.”

Bible verses about insecurity
Bible verse talking about anxiety.

Isaiah 41:13 

“For I, the Lord your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, ‘Fear not, I am the one who helps you.'”

Psalm 46:1 

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.”

Matthew 6:34 

“Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.”

Psalm 91:1-2 

“He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the Lord, ‘My refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.'”

2 Corinthians 12:9 

“But he said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’ Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.”

Psalm 23:4 

“Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.”

Romans 15:13 

“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.”

Psalm 42:11 

“Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my salvation and my God.”

Romans 8:15 

“For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, ‘Abba! Father!'”

Isaiah 26:3 

“You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.”

Psalm 56:11 

“In God I trust; I shall not be afraid. What can man do to me?”

Psalm 139:23-24 

“Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting!”

Bible verses about insecurity
Bible verse about insecurity.

1 John 4:18 

“There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.”

Proverbs 3:5-6 

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.”

Read Also: 50 Bible Verses for When You Feel Lonely

Psalm 55:22 

“Cast your burden on the Lord, and he will sustain you; he will never permit the righteous to be moved.”

Romans 12:2 

“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.”

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.”

Matthew 11:28-30 

“Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.”

Psalm 27:3

“Though an army encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; though war arise against me, yet I will be confident.”

John 14:27 

“Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.”

Isaiah 40:31 

“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.”

Psalm 62:1-2 

“For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken.”

2 Corinthians 1:3-4 

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our affliction, so that we may be able to comfort those who are in any affliction, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.”

Proverbs 18:10 

“The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and is safe.”

Bible verses about insecurity
Bible verse from the book of Psalm.

Psalm 34:17 

“When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles.”

Romans 8:31 

“What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?”

Read Also: 48 Bible Verses About Focusing on God

Psalm 94:19 

“When the cares of my heart are many, your consolations cheer my soul.”

Hebrews 13:6 

“So we can confidently say, ‘The Lord is my helper; I will not fear; what can man do to me?'”

Psalm 23:1 

“The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.”

Isaiah 43:1-2 

“But now thus says the Lord, he who created you, O Jacob, he who formed you, O Israel: ‘Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. 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.'”

Romans 8:28 

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.”

Psalm 37:5 

“Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act.”

John 16:33 

“I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world, you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.”

1 John 4:4 

“Little children, you are from God and have overcome them, for he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.”

Psalm 118:6 

“The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?”

Psalm 121:1-2 

“I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.”

Romans 5:1 

“Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

Matthew 6:25 

“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?”

Philippians 4:13 

“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”