No matter how hard you try to holdup when unemployed, sometimes the tendency to be worried appears. We are human; if not careful these worries can evolve to a stage of feeling hopeless. Its no doubt that unemployment brings with it such immense uncertainty, but having faith & trusting that Gods plan will always be for your good, will bring you back in tune with His purpose for your life. Do you know there is encouragement & liberation in God’s word even for the unemployed?
23 #BibleVerseHotlines ABOUT DEALING WITH UNEMPLOYMENT
- GOD KNOWS ABOUT IT, YOU ARE NOT FORGOTTEN
Psalms 94:14, “For the LORD will not reject his people; he will never forsake his inheritance “.
Jeremiah 29:1, “For I know the plans that I have for you, says the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future”.
1Kings 8:57, “May the LORD our God be with us as he was with our fathers; may He never leave us nor forsake us”.
- THE FIRST PLACE TO GO FOR HELP
Psalm 121:1-2, “I will lift up my eyes to the hills; From whence comes my help? My help comes from the LORD, Who made heaven and earth”.
Psalm 18:6, “In my distress I called upon the Lord, and cried out to my God; He heard my voice from His temple, and my cry came before Him, even to His ears”.
Hebrews 4:16, “Let us therefore come boldly to the throne of grace that we may obtain mercy and find grace to help in time of needs”.
1 Peter 5:7, “Casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you”.
- GOOD NEWS! IT’S ONLY FOR A WHILE
1 Corinthians 10:13, “No temptation has overtaken you except such as is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will also make the way of escape, that you may be able to bear It”.
Revelation 21:5, And he who was seated on the throne said, Behold, I am making all things new. Also he said, Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true”.
Psalm 34:18-19, “The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart and saves such as have a broken spirit. Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the Lord delivers him from them all.”
Psalm 37:7-9, “Rest in the Lord, and wait patiently for Him; do not fret because of him who prospers in his way, because of the man who brings wicked schemes to pass……but those who wait on the Lord, they shall inherited the earth”.
Proverbs 3:5-6, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths”.
WHAT ATTITUDE DOES GOD EXPECTS WHILE YOU’RE UNEMPLOYED?
James 1:2-4, “My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing”.
James 5:10-11, “My brethren, take the prophets, who spoke in the name of the Lord, as an example of suffering and patience. Indeed we count them blessed who endure. You have heard of the perseverance of Job and seen the end intended by the Lord, that the Lord is very compassionate and merciful”.
Romans 5:3-4, “And not only that, but we also glory in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character; and character, hope”.
1 John 3:22, “And whatever we ask we receive from Him, because we keep His commandments and do those things that are pleasing in His sight.
Proverbs 13:4, “The soul of a lazy man desires, and has nothing; but the soul of the diligent shall be made rich”.
Proverbs 22:29, “Do you see a man who excels in his work? He will stand before kings; he will not stand before unknown men”.
Proverbs 15:22, “Without counsel, plans go awry, but in the multitude of counselors they are established”.
Romans 12:12, “Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer”.
1 Peter 5:6-7, “Humble yourselves, therefore, under Gods mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you”.
Romans 8:28, “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose”.
Psalm 20:4, “May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeeds.
CHRISTIAN QUOTES ABOUT COMFORT
“Hope is the motivation that empowers the unemployed, enabling them to get out of bed every single morning with unbounded enthusiasm as they look for work”. ~Emanuel Cleaver
“Your present circumstances dont determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. ~Nido Qubein
“You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Dont make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people cant take their eyes off you. ~Maya Angelou
“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us. ~Helen Keller
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent how you react to it. ~Charles Swindoll
“Unemployment can create worries that makes one feel hopeless but it can also motivate you to discover talents, skills or ideas to becoming your own boss that you never knew you had. Set your mind to see good in everything”. ~Naomi OVB
Keynote: God is in complete control of your situation, trust in Him, He will fulfill every promise Hes made to you because His Word does not return unto Him void until it has accomplished that it was sent to do.
PRAYER FOR THE UNEMPLOYED
God has a plan for you! He will give you strength to trust Him, patience to wait on it & knowledge to know when it comes and obedience to follow it, Amen.