Can you recommend some encouraging Bible verses?
"Being confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will
carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus."
"Even though we speak like this, dear friends, we are confident of
better things in your case - things that accompany salvation. God is
not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown
him as you have helped his people and continue to help them."
"Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they
should always pray and not give up."
"Wait for the Lord and keep his way. He will exalt you to inherit
the land; when the wicked are cut off, you will see it."
"Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret - it leads only
"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own
understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your
"Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will serve before kings;
he will not serve before obscure men."
It takes experience to know and remember these verses, so you will have them when you need them. Hearing the words above from other Christians and reading them in your Bible gives comfort as well as encouragement.