Help With Encouragement

“Each of us must please our neighbor for the good purpose of building up the neighbor.” -- Romans 15:2

“So with yourselves; since you are eager for spiritual gifts, strive to excel in them for building up the church.” -- I Corinthians 14:12

“What should be done then, my friends? When you come together, each one has a hymn, a lesson, a revelation, a tongue, or an interpretation. Let all things be done for building up.” -- I Corinthians 14:26

“…using the authority that the Lord has given me for building up and not for tearing down.” -- II Corinthians 13:10

“The gifts he gave were that some would be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ….” -- Ephesians 4:11-12

“Let no evil talk come out of your mouths, but only what is useful for building up, as there is need, so that your words may give grace to those who hear.” --- Ephesians 4:29

“Judas and Silas…said much to encourage and strengthen the believers.” -- Acts 15:32

“I am sending him to you for this very purpose, to let you know how we are, and to encourage your hearts.” -- Ephesians 6:22

“…and we sent Timothy, our brother and co-worker for God in proclaiming the gospel of Christ, to strengthen and encourage you for the sake of your faith…” -- I Thessalonians 3:2

“Therefore encourage one another with these words.” -- I Thessalonians 4:18

“Therefore encourage one another and build up each other….” -- I Thessalonians 5:11

“And we urge you, beloved, to admonish the idlers, encourage the faint-hearted, help the weak, be patient with all of them.” -- I Thessalonians 5:14

“…proclaim the message; be persistent, whether the time is favorable or unfavorable; convince, rebuke, and encourage, with the utmost patience in teaching.” -- II Timothy 4:2

“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” -- Philippians 4:23


“For whatever was written in former days was written for our instruction, so that by steadfastness and by the encouragement of the scriptures we might have hope. May the God of steadfastness and encouragement grant you to live in harmony with one another, in accordance with Christ Jesus…” -- Romans 15:4

“I have indeed received much joy and encouragement from your love…” --Philemon 7