8 VERSES FOR STRENGTH WHEN STRUGGLING WITH BURNOUT
By Brenna, the owner and founder of ellyandgrace
As a creative, I go through cycles of being burned out and struggling with self doubt. (yep- even after over 5 years of being in business!)
I was trying to design this morning, and nothing was coming out. I was getting frustrated...but when I'm frustrated, I try to remember go to to The Word- the ultimate self care.
Whether you're frustrated with your kids, your job, or anything else....sometimes the everyday (or more serious) stressful events snowball until you're left feeling completely empty.
Below are 8 verses that help renew my strength and mind- so I wanted to share them with you as well!
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1. 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.
- Matthew 11:28-30
2. In peace I will lie down and sleep,for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.- Psalm 4:8
3. but those who trust in the Lord
will renew their strength;they will soar on wings like eagles;they will run and not become weary,they will walk and not faint.- Isaiah 40:31
4. The LORD replied,“My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.- Exodus 40:33
5. 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.- Philippians 4:6-7
6. The Lord is near all who call out to Him,all who call out to him with integrity.- Psalm 145:18
7. I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace.
In this world you will have trouble.
But take heart! I have overcome the world.
- John 16:33
8. You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.- Isaiah 26:3
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God, you know that I've been feeling stressed out and burned out.
I know that your Word says that I find my strength, rest, and peace in you.
Please help me remember that I am not alone and that I can find my strength in you.
Please help me determine the changes I need to make to feel more balanced and less burned out.
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