We are in the process of writing a book/booklet for The [R] Project. This will be a book filled with stories of child loss, verses of hope & comfort, and steps to healing.
Here are some scripture verses that have given us hope. If you have a verse, story, or inspiration quote you would like to share, please comment here.
“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.” – Jeremiah 29:11
“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.” – 1 Peter 1:3
“Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.” – Romans 12:!2
“One thing have I asked of the LORD, that will I seek after: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the LORD and to inquire in his temple. For he will hide me in his shelter in the day of trouble; he will conceal me under the cover of his tent; he will lift me high upon a rock.” – Psalm 27:4-5
“God is our refuge and strength, always ready to help in times of trouble.” – Psalm 46:1
“The LORD your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.” – Zephaniah 3:17
“LORD, you know the hopes of the helpless. Surely you will hear their cries and comfort them.” – Psalm 10:17
“The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.” – Psalm 34:18
“But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.” – Isaiah 40:31
“For in this hope we were saved. Now hope that is seen is not hope. For who hopes for what he sees? But if we hope for what we do not see, we wait for it with patience.” – Romans 8:24-25
“Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or hope. Glory to him in the church and in Christ Jesus through all generations forever and ever! Amen.” – Ephesians 3:20-21
“Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal comfort and a wonderful hope, comfort you and strengthen you in every good thing you do and say.” – 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17
“He will wipe every tear from their eyes, and there will be no more death or sorrow or crying or pain. All these things are gone forever.” – Revelation 21:4