Bible verses for sport and athletes

Bible verses for sport and athletes

What are some good bible verses for sport and athletes? #

These verses can provide guidance, motivation, and spiritual strength to athletes and anyone striving to achieve their goals in sports and life.

  1. 1 Corinthians 9:24 - “Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? So run that you may obtain it.”

  2. Philippians 4:13 - “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”

  3. 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.”

  4. Colossians 3:23 - “Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men.”

  5. Proverbs 21:31 - “The horse is made ready for the day of battle, but the victory belongs to the Lord.”

  6. 1 Timothy 4:8 - “For while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.”

  7. Psalm 18:32 - “It is God who arms me with strength and keeps my way secure.”

  8. Hebrews 12:1 - “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us.”

  9. 2 Timothy 4:7 - “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.”

  10. 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.”

  11. 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.”

  12. Psalm 144:1 - “Blessed be the Lord, my rock, who trains my hands for war, and my fingers for battle.”

  13. Romans 12:11 - “Do not be slothful in zeal, be fervent in spirit, serve the Lord.”

  14. 1 Corinthians 15:57 - “But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

  15. Galatians 6:9 - “And let us not grow weary of doing good, for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up.”

  16. Proverbs 27:17 - “Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.”

  17. Psalm 20:4 - “May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans!”

  18. 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.’”

  19. Romans 8:37 - “No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us.”

  20. Ecclesiastes 9:11 - “I have seen something else under the sun: The race is not to the swift or the battle to the strong, nor does food come to the wise or wealth to the brilliant or favor to the learned; but time and chance happen to them all.”

  21. 2 Samuel 22:33 - “This God is my strong refuge and has made my way blameless.”

  22. 1 Peter 5:10 - “And after you have suffered a little while, the God of all grace, who has called you to his eternal glory in Christ, will himself restore, confirm, strengthen, and establish you.”

  23. James 1:12 - “Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.”

  24. Psalm 37:5 - “Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him, and he will act.”

  25. Romans 5:3-4 - “Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope.”

  26. 1 Corinthians 10:31 - “So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.”

  27. 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.”

  28. Hebrews 10:36 - “For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God you may receive what is promised.”

  29. Philippians 3:14 - “I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.”

  30. Romans 15:13 - “May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by