20 Scripture Verses to Bring You Hope

When life gets hard, it’s easy to feel discouraged or hopeless. Trials, lost opportunities, poor health, or other tragedies may leave us feeling forgotten and alone. But God never forgets us or leaves us on our own.

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As we put our trust in God and His Son, Jesus Christ, we can find peace, overcome challenges, receive forgiveness, and return home to our loving Heavenly Father. These 20 scriptures can provide hope and encouragement in times of uncertainty.

Whom should we hope in?

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Why should we have hope?

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What should we hope in?

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What is the relationship between faith, hope, and charity?

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These verses teach us to have hope in God and His Son, Jesus Christ. The more we read about Them, the more our trust and hope will grow. And with hope, we can be happy now, no matter our circumstances.

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