Peak of the Week: Answers for Anxiety, Part 1 of 4

Peak of the Week: Answers for Anxiety, Part 1 of 4


We begin this study with seven foundational passages from the Bible to fortify our spirit until we can delve deeper into the causes, effects, and answers to living with an anxious spirit. There are many more scriptures than these seven and even more specific ones, but here are some to help your mind find peace, with 1 Peter 5:7 being our theme verse for this series.

7 Verses to Sustain Your Peace of Mind:

  1. “Give your A_____________________ to the Lord and he will B________________ of you.” Psalm 55:22
  2. “May the God of C___________________ fill you with all D_____________________ as you trust in him, so that you may E______________________________________ with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” Romans 15:13
  3. “I F___________________ you to save me, Lord God, and I won’t be G__________.” Isaiah 12:2
  4. “With his H_______________________, he will I________________________ all your fears.” Zephaniah 3:17
  5. “I know the Lord is J_________________________ with me.” (NIV: “and I will not be shaken.”) Psalm 16:8
  6. “In this world you will have K_________________________. But take L__________! I have M___________________________________ the world.” John 16:33
  7. “So don’t N____________________ about O_____________________________, for tomorrow will bring its own P________________________________. Today’s trouble is enough for today.” Matthew 6:34 NLT

Peak Passage of the Week

“Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.” 1 Peter 5:7


QUESTIONS & EXERCISES
For Daily Devotionals or Bible Study Group

#1 – SCRIPTURAL ANSWERS FOR ANXIETY
For this week’s devotionals (or discussions), write out in your own words the following scriptures, along with a declaration statement, like this: “Because of this, I will…………… (listing an action step to take).

  • Psalm 55:22
  • Romans 15:13
  • Isaiah 12:2
  • Zephaniah 3:17 NLT
  • Psalm 16:8 NLT
  • John 16:33
  • Matthew 6:34 NLT