Counseling Topics

Anger

Proverbs 19:11
Proverbs 29:22
Ecclesiastes 7:9
Matthew 5:22
Ephesians 4:26-27
Ephesians 4:31
Colossians 3:8

Anxiety, Worry and Tension

Joshua 1:9
Psalm 34:4
Psalm 127:1-2
Luke 12:22-34
1 Corinthians 10:13
Romans 8:31-32
Philippians 4:6-9
Hebrews 13:5-6
James 1:2-5
1 Peter 5:7

Bible Study

Psalm 119:9-16
John 14:26
John 16:12-13
Romans 10:17
2 Timothy 2:15
2 Timothy 3:14-17
Titus 2:2

Bitterness and Resentment

Matthew 6:14-15
Romans 12:14-21
1 Corinthians 13:5
Ephesians 4:31-32
Hebrews 12:14-15
1 Peter 2:19-23

Anger
Matthew 5:22
Ephesians 4:26,31
Colossians 3:8

Evil Planning
Isaiah 59:4-7
Matthew 27:23
John 12:10

Bitterness
Hebrews 12:15
James 3:14
Proverbs 23:17-18
1 Corinthians 13:4
Galatians 5:24-26
1 John 4:20

Hatred
Leviticus 19:17
Proverbs 10:12
1 Corinthians 5:8
1 Peter 2:1
1 John 2:9

Envy
Psalm 37:1
Proverbs 3:31
Mathew 27:18

Church Attendance

Matthew 16:13-18
1 Corinthians 12:12-26
Galatians 6:1-10
Ephesians 4:11-16
2 Timothy 2:23-26
Hebrews 10:23-25

Comfort in Bereavement

Psalm 23
John 14:1-6
1 Corinthians 15:51-57
2 Corinthians 1:3-4
Hebrews 13:5

Compulsiveness

1 Corinthians 9:24-27
1 Corinthians 10:13
Galatians 5:16, 19-23
2 Peter 1:6

Critical Attitude

Psalm 19:14
Proverbs 6:16-19
Matthew 5:21-24
Philippians 4:8-9
James 4:11

Depression/Discouragement

Psalm 42:4-11
Psalm 51:10-12
Isaiah 50:7
Matthew 11:28-30
Romans 8:28, 31
Philippians 4:4-13
1 Thessalonians 5:18
Hebrews 4:14-16
James 4:8

Encouragement

Psalm 34
Psalm 37:1-9
John 17:6-21
Romans 8:28-39
Hebrews 13:5-6
1 Peter 5:6-7

Evil or Immoral Thoughts

Psalm 119:11
Proverbs 23:7
Matthew 12:34
Mark 7:18-23
Romans 12:1-2
Philippians 4:6-9
2 Timothy 2:22

Family Devotions

Deuteronomy 6:6-7
Proverbs 4:1-4
Proverbs 6:20-21
Ephesians 6:4
Hebrews 4:12; 5:11-14
1 Peter 3:7

Fear

Joshua 1:5-9
Psalm 23:4
Psalm 27:1-3
Psalm 34:1-4
Psalm 46:1-2
Psalm 56:11
Isaiah 41:10
John 16:33
Romans 8:31
2 Timothy 1:7
Hebrews 13:6

Financial Stewardship

Malachi 2:8-10
Matthew 6:19-33
1 Corinthians 16:1-3
Philippians 4:10-19
1 Timothy 5:17
1 Timothy 6:6-10

Forgiveness

Psalm 103:10-12
Isaiah 43:25
Matthew 6:14
John 20:22-23

Forgive and be forgiven
Matthew 6:14
Ephesians 4:32
John 20:22-23
Galatians 6:1-2
Philippians 3:13
Jeremiah 18:4

Mark 11:25
Isaiah 43:25
Colossians 3:13
Isaiah 43:18-19
1 John 1:9
Matthew 18:21-22

Grief/Death

Psalm 23
John 11:25
John 14:1-3
Romans 8:35, 37
1 Corinthians 13:12
1 Corinthians 15
2 Corinthians 1:3-4
2 Corinthians 5:1-9
Philippians 1:25
1 Peter 1:3-6

Gossip

Psalm 15:1-3
Proverbs 11:9
Proverbs 18:8
Proverbs 26:20
1 Timothy 5:13-15
James 1:26
James 3:1-16
1 Peter 2:1

Guilt

Isaiah 44:22
Romans 3:19, 23
Romans 6:23
Romans 8:1-3
Ephesians 1:4
1 Peter 1:16

Husband/Wife Roles and Harmony

Deuteronomy 6:1-12
1 Corinthians 7:1-5
1 Corinthians 14:34-36
Ephesians 5:22-33
Colossians 3:18-19
1 Timothy 2:9-15
1 Peter 3:1-9

Insomnia

Psalm 3:5
Psalm 4:8
Psalm 127:2
Proverbs 3:24-26
Isaiah 26:3
Jeremiah 31:26
Matthew 11:28

Knowing God's Will

Psalm 32:8
Proverbs 3:5-6
James 1:5-8
Romans 12:2

Living with an Unsaved Husband

Proverbs 31:10-31
Galatians 5:22-26
Ephesians 5:22-23
1 Peter 3:1-7
1 Corinthians 7:12-17

Loneliness

Psalm 23
Psalm 34:18
Psalm 40:1-3
Isaiah 54:10
John 10:27-31
John 15:10-16
1 Corinthians 1:9
Romans 8:28-39
Hebrews 13:5-6
1 John 4:15-19
Revelations 3:20

Making Good Decisions

Psalm 1:1-6
Psalm 119:97-104
Proverbs 1:5
John 16:12-13
Romans 14:7-8, 22-23
Ephesians 5:16
2 Timothy 2:23-24
James 1:5

Salvation

Matthew 28:16-20
John 6:37
Romans 10:13-17
James 5:20
2 Peter 3:9
1 John 5:13

Defeating Satan

Genesis 8:1-7, 14-15
Matthew 4:1-11
Romans 8:31
2 Corinthians 11:14
Ephesians 1:3-23
2 Timothy 2:22-26
James 4:7
1 Peter 5:8-9
1 John 4:4

Separation from the World

2 Corinthians 6:11-18
Ephesians 5:1-11
1 Timothy 5:22
2 Timothy 2:20-21
Hebrews 7:26
2 John 7-11

Setting Goals in Life

Psalm 90:9-12
Luke 14:27-35
Romans 14:7-8
1 Corinthians 9:23-27
2 Corinthians 5:9-11
Philippians 3:7-14

Sins to Confess

Psalm 51:10-13, 17

Proverbs 28:13
Matthew 5:23-26
Ephesians 4:32
Colossians 3:13
Hebrews 4:14-16
James 4:8
1 Peter 3:18
1 John 1:7-10

Spiritual Growth

Psalm 1:1-6 John 17 1 Corinthians 3:1-3 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 Ephesians 4:11-16 Philippians 2:20 Philippians 3:7-21 Colossians 3:1-10 Hebrews 5:11-6:1 Hebrews 10:23-25 1 John 1:5-9

Using Spiritual Gifts

Roman 12:5-8
1 Corinthians 12:1-11, 28
2 Corinthians 5:17
Ephesians 4:11
1 Peter 4:10

Temptation

Genesis 3:1-7
Psalm 119:9, 11
1 Corinthians 10:13
Ephesians 1:4-2:6
2 Timothy 2:22
Hebrews 2:17-18
Hebrews 4:14-16
James 1:13-15
1 John 2:14-16
1 John 5:14-15

Unruly Children

Exodus 20:12
Proverbs 3:1-3
Proverbs 4:1-4
Proverbs 23:13-14
Proverbs 29:15
Ephesians 6:1-4
Colossians 3:20-2
1 Timothy 3:12
Hebrews 13:5-9

The Wise Use of Time

Psalm 39:4
Psalm 89:47
Psalm 90:12
Ecclesiastes 9:11
Isaiah 55:6
Matthew 6:19-24
John 9:4
Romans 13:11
Galatians 6:9
Colossians 4:5

Worry

Psalm 37:1-8
Isaiah 26:3-4
Luke 11:9-10
Philippians 4:4-9
1 Peter 5:6-7

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom; all those who practice it have a good understanding. His praise endures forever!

Psalm 111:10