We all know that it is very hard to feel lonely these days. We can feel lonely in a relationship, in a crowded room, even among friends. Jesus understands the full breadth of human loneliness because he himself experienced it; he stays with us when no one else will. His love penetrates deep into our hearts so that we never feel fully alone. Here are the bible verses you should read when you are lonely.

 

Deuteronomy 31:6
“Your God, the Lord himself, will be with you. He will not fail you or abandon you.”

Psalm 94:17-18
“If the Lord had not helped me, I would have gone quickly to the land of silence. I said, ‘I am falling’; but your constant love, O Lord, held me up.”

Matthew 28:20
“I will be with you always, to the end of the age.”

2 Timothy 4:16-17
“No one stood by me the first time I defended myself; all deserted me. … But the Lord stayed with me and gave me strength.”

Psalm 91:15
“When they call to me, I will answer them; when they are in trouble, I will be with them.”

Joshua 1:9
“Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous! Do not tremble or be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.”
Genesis 2:18
Then the LORD God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone; I will make him a helper suitable for him.”