Spending time in God’s Word first thing in the morning is a wonderful way to start your day. Those few, precious moments of alone time reading scripture allow for a more peaceful and focused morning. Here are 19 wonderful bible verses to start your day!

Reading Bible Verses first thing in the morning is a great way to start the day

1. Psalms 118:24 (All of Psalms 118 is great!)

“This is the day the Lord has made; we will rejoice and be glad in it.”

2. 2 Timothy 1:7

“For God hath not given us a spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.”

3. Psalms 143:8

“Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I entrust my life.”

4. Psalms 51:10

“Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.”

5. Psalms 5:3

“In the morning, Lord, you hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before you and wait expectantly.”

6. Ephesians 6:11

“Put on the full arm”or of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes.”

7. James 1:6

“If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.”

8. John 6:35

“Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.”

9. Matthew 6:33

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

10. Psalms 30:5

“For His anger lasts only a moment, but His favor lasts a lifetime; weeping may stay for the night , but joy comes in the morning.”

11. Psalms 73:26

“My flesh and my heart may fail, but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.”

12. Psalms 46:1

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.”

13. Psalms 88:13

“But I cry to you for help, Lord; in the morning my prayer comes before you.”

14. Psalms 90:14

“Satisfy us in the morning with your unfailing love, that we may sing for joy and be glad all our days.”

15. Psalms 119:105

“Your word is a lamp into my feel, and a light into my path.”

16. Psalms 19:14

“May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.”

17. Philippians 4:6-7

“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 passes all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”

18. Lamentations 3:22-24

“The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is they faithfulness. I say to myself,”The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for Him.”

19. Psalms 23

“The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: He leadeth me beside the still waters.
He restoreth my soul: He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name’s sake.
Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; Thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
‭Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: Thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
‭Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: And I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.”

Also, all of Psalms 91 is great and I like to make it personal and say “I and My family”, etc when I am reading and reciting it.

Reading bible verses first thing in the morning is a great way to start your day!

There are so many powerful bible verses that are great to read first thing in the morning (or any time of the day), but these are a handful of our family’s very favorites.


Reading Bible Versers first thing in the morning is a great way to start your day!

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