30 Important Bible Verses About Surrender

Proverbs 3:5-6 – Trust in the Lord

“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.”

Matthew 11:28-30 – Find Rest in Jesus

“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.”

Galatians 2:20 – Dying to Self

“I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.”

Proverbs 16:3 – Commit Your Plans to the Lord

“Commit to the LORD whatever you do, and he will establish your plans.”

James 4:7-8 – Submit to God

“Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.”

Psalm 37:5 – Delight Yourself in the Lord

“Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this.”

Romans 12:1-2 – Offer Yourself as a Living Sacrifice

“Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God—this is your true and proper worship. Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.”

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1 Peter 5:6 – Humble Yourselves

“Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.”

Matthew 16:24 – Deny Yourself

“Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.”

Proverbs 19:21 – God’s Purpose Will Prevail

“Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the LORD’s purpose that prevails.”

Isaiah 55:8-9 – God’s Ways Are Higher

“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,” declares the LORD. “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.”

2 Chronicles 7:14 – Seek God’s Face

“if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.”

Psalm 55:22 – Cast Your Cares on the Lord

“Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken.”

Philippians 4:6-7 – Present Your Requests to God

“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.”

Hebrews 13:5 – God Will Never Leave You

“Keep your lives free from the love of money and be content with what you have, because God has said, “Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you.”

1 Corinthians 6:19-20 – Your Body Is a Temple

“Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore, honor God with your bodies.”

Matthew 22:37 – Love the Lord Your God

“Jesus replied: “Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.”

Proverbs 16:9 – Seek God’s Guidance

“In their hearts humans plan their course, but the LORD establishes their steps.”

Psalm 37:7 – Rest in the Lord

“Be still before the LORD and wait patiently for him; do not fret when people succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes.”

Isaiah 41:10 – Do Not Fear

“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.”

John 14:15 – Obey God’s Commandments

“If you love me, keep my commands.”

Psalm 25:4-5 – Show Me Your Ways

“Show me your ways, LORD, teach me your paths. Guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long.”

1 Peter 2:9 – Called to His Marvelous Light

“But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.”

Jeremiah 29:11 – Plans to Prosper You

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”

Romans 8:32 – God Will Provide

“He who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all—how will he not also, along with him, graciously give us all things?”

Psalm 63:1 – Earnestly Seek God

“You, God, are my God, earnestly I seek you; I thirst for you, my whole being longs for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water.”

Matthew 6:33 – Seek His Kingdom First

“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.”

Psalm 143:10 – Teach me to Do Your Will

“Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground.”

James 1:22 – Be Doers of the Word

“Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.”

2 Corinthians 5:17 – New Creation in Christ

“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here!”

Psalm 139:23-24 – Search Me, O God

“Search me, God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting.”

Matthew 6:24 – Serve God, Not Money

“No one can serve two masters. Either you will hate the one and love the other, or you will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve both God and money.”

Romans 6:13 – Offer Yourselves to God

“Do not offer any part of yourself to sin as an instrument of wickedness, but rather offer yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life; and offer every part of yourself to him as an instrument of righteousness.”

Colossians 3:23-24 – Work for the Lord

“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving.”

Psalms 37:4 – Delight in the Lord

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

1 Timothy 6:17-19 – Put Your Hope in God

“Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. In this way, they will lay up treasure for themselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that they may take hold of the life that is truly life.”

Psalms 46:10 – Be Still and Know

“He says, “Be still, and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.”

Ephesians 2:8-9 – By Grace Through Faith

“For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith—and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God—not by works, so that no one can boast.”

Colossians 3:17 – Do Everything in the Name of Jesus

“And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.”

John 14:6 – Jesus is the Way, the Truth, and the Life

“Jesus answered, “I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.”

Isaiah 30:21 – Follow God’s Voice

“Whether you turn to the right or to the left, your ears will hear a voice behind you, saying, “This is the way; walk in it.”

Mark 8:34 – Deny Yourself and Follow Jesus

“Then he called the crowd to him along with his disciples and said: “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.”

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