Dealing with infertility issues, especially when you are ready to embark on the parenting journey is frustrating. Trying remedy after remedy without success and praying without seeing the results you want can be depressing.  However, in such trying times, it’s important not to lose faith in God, for He has something good in store for you.

Bible verses for infertility.
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If you are struggling to have children, you need to remember that you are not alone and that your struggles and pain are valid. You also need to remember that just like Sarah and Elizabeth in the Bible, who both struggled with infertility issues and only finally had children in their old age, God also has a plan for you. You just need to wait patiently on the Lord and in that waiting, find a faith that can move mountains.

Here are 60 motivating Bible verses that address the issue of infertility. May these verses serve as a source of comfort and strength as you navigate this journey. 

List of Bible verses for infertility

Genesis 25:21  

“Isaac prayed to the Lord on behalf of his wife, because she was childless. The Lord answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant.”

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Exodus 23:26  

“No one shall suffer miscarriage or be barren in your land; I will fulfill the number of your days.”

Deuteronomy 7:14  

“You will be blessed more than any other people; none of your men or women will be childless, nor will any of your livestock be without young.”

1 Samuel 1:27  

“I prayed for this child, and the Lord has granted me what I asked of him.”

Hebrews 11:11  

“By faith Sarah, even though she was past age—was enabled to bear children because she considered him faithful who had made the promise.”

James 1:17  

“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows.”

James 1:2-4  

“Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.”

1 Peter 1:6-7  

“In all this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire—may result in praise, glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.”

Psalm 22:9-10  

“Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast. From birth I was cast on you; from my mother’s womb you have been my God.”

Psalm 113:9  

“He gives the childless woman a family, making her a happy mother. Praise the Lord!”

Psalm 127:3  

“Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him.”

Psalm 139:13-16  

“For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother’s womb… Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be.”

Bible verses for infertility.
Bible verse from the book of Romans 12:12.

Proverbs 3:5-6  

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

Isaiah 54:1  

“Sing, barren woman, you who never bore a child; burst into song, shout for joy, you who were never in labor; because more are the children of the desolate woman than of her who has a husband,” says the Lord.

Isaiah 54:10  

“Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed,” says the Lord, who has compassion on you.”

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Isaiah 66:13  

“As a mother comforts her child, so will I comfort you; and you will be comforted over Jerusalem.”

Jeremiah 1:5  

“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet to the nations.”

Jeremiah 29:11  

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.”

Luke 1:13-15  

“But the angel said to him: ‘Do not be afraid, Zechariah; your prayer has been heard. Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you are to call him John… he will be filled with the Holy Spirit even before he is born.'”

Luke 1:36-37  

“Even Elizabeth your relative is going to have a child in her old age, and she who was said to be unable to conceive is in her sixth month. For no word from God will ever fail.”

Luke 18:27  

“Jesus replied, ‘What is impossible with man is possible with God.'”

Romans 12:12  

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”

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.”

Romans 15:13  

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.”

1 Corinthians 1:27 

“But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong.”

1 Corinthians 10:13  

“No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.”

Bible verses for infertility.
Bible verse from the book of Psalm 127:3.

2 Corinthians 1:3-4  

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves receive from God.”

Ephesians 3:20  

“Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us.”

Philippians 4:6-7  

“Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

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Philippians 4:13  

“I can do all this through him who gives me strength.”

Hebrews 4:16  

“Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.”

1 Peter 5:7 

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

1 John 5:14  

“This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.”

Genesis 18:14  

“Is anything too hard for the Lord?”

Psalm 27:14  

“Wait for the Lord; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord.”

Psalm 30:5  

“For his anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may stay for the night, but rejoicing comes in the morning.”

Psalm 34:18  

“The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.”

Psalm 37:4  

“Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.”

Psalm 42:11  

“Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my God.”

Psalm 56:8  

“Record my misery; list my tears on your scroll—are they not in your record?”

Bible verses for infertility.
Bible verse from the book of Exodus 23:26.

Psalm 71:14  

“As for me, I will always have hope; I will praise you more and more.”

Psalm 91:1-2  

“Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, ‘He is my refuge and my fortress, my God, in whom I trust.'”

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Psalm 103:2-5  

“Praise the Lord, my soul, and forget not all his benefits—who forgives all your sins and heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit and crowns you with love and compassion, who satisfies your desires with good things so that your youth is renewed like the eagle’s.”

Psalm 126:5  

“Those who sow with tears will reap with songs of joy.”

Psalm 130:5  

“I wait for the Lord, my whole being waits, and in his word I put my hope.”

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.”

Isaiah 43:2  

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.”

Matthew 6:26  

“Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?”

Matthew 7:7-8  

“Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.”

Bible verses for infertility.
Bible verse from the book of 1 Samuel 1:27.

Matthew 11:28-30  

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

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Mark 9:23  

“Jesus said to him, ‘If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.'”

Mark 10:27  

“Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God.'”

Luke 12:27-28  

“Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today, and tomorrow is thrown into the fire, how much more will he clothe you—you of little faith!”

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.”

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.”

Romans 15:4  

“For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.”

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 about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may rest on me.”

Philippians 4:19  

“And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus.”

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18  

“Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”

1 John 4:4  

“You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.”