10 Bits of Encouragement for Mama’s Who Need a Pick-Me-Up Today

I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling the need for some encouragement today—so I turned to the One who can encourage.  Here are ten uplifting verses that helped me to look beyond the sticky cheerios on my counter and the whining kids at my feet—and to the One who really matters.

“These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.” John 16:33

“Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and you shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you: For every one that asks receives; and he that seeks finds; and to him that knocks it shall be opened.” – Matthew 7:7-8

‘Cast your burden on the Lord and He will sustain you; He will never allow the righteous to be moved.’ Psalm 55:22

“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” – Romans 8:28

“The Lord is good, a strong hold in the day of trouble; and he knows them that trust in him.” – Nahum 1:7

“There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear … ”
1 John 4:18

“The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.”
Proverbs 18:10

“They that sow in tears shall reap in joy. He that goes forth and weeps, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.” – Psalms 126:5-6

“Fear not: for I have redeemed you, I have called you by your name; you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow you: when you walk through the fire, you shall not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon you. For I am the LORD your God, the Holy One of Israel, your Savior…” – Isaiah 43:1-3

Casting the whole of your care on Him, for He cares for you affectionately and cares about you watchfully. 1 Peter 5:7


  1. Love these! Thank you for the reminder. :)

  2. Love these! Thank you for the reminder.

  3. So, it’s been a few weeks since you shared this but I need these verses! Printing out this collection now.