Are you single?
If so, this list of inspirational Bible verses for singles is for you. The Bible has a lot to say about singleness and how God uses it in our lives. These verses will help remind you that God is with us always and that He can use any situation for His glory.
Read through these verses and let them encourage your heart today! You are not alone because Jesus Christ walks with you every step of the way. Keep pressing on towards Him no matter what happens in life or who comes into your life; He’s waiting for you to come home to Him one day soon!
Let these words be a reminder to trust in His perfect plan for your life as we wait patiently for His return. May they bless your heart today!
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- 6 Bible Verses For Singles That Will Help You Stay Content In God
- Bible Verses For Single Women
- Bible Verses For Single Men
- Frequently Asked Questions About Being Single
6 Bible Verses For Singles That Will Help You Stay Content In God
Psalm 16:5 – Lord, you alone are my portion and my cup; you make my lot secure.
Isaiah 54:5 – For your Maker is your husband — the Lord Almighty is his name — the Holy One of Israel is your Redeemer; he is called the God of all the earth.
Hosea 2:19-20 – I will betroth you to me forever; I will betroth you in righteousness and justice, in love and compassion. I will betroth you in faithfulness, and you will acknowledge the Lord.
Matthew 6:33 – But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.
1 Corinthians 7:8 – Now to the unmarried and the widows I say: It is good for them to stay unmarried, as I do.
1 Corinthians 7:32-34 – I would like you to be free from concern. An unmarried man is concerned about the Lord’s affairs — how he can please the Lord.But a married man is concerned about the affairs of this world — how he can please his wife — and his interests are divided. An unmarried woman or virgin is concerned about the Lord’s affairs: Her aim is to be devoted to the Lord in both body and spirit. But a married woman is concerned about the affairs of this world — how she can please her husband.
Bible Verses For Single Women
34 There is a difference between a wife and a virgin. The unmarried woman cares about the things of the Lord, that she may be holy both in body and in spirit. But she who is married cares about the things of the world—how she may please her husband. 35 And this I say for your own profit, not that I may put a leash on you, but for what is proper, and that you may serve the Lord without distraction.1 Corinthians 7:34-35 NKJV
10 Fear not, for I am with you;Isaiah 41:10 NKJV
Be not dismayed, for I am your God.
I will strengthen you,
Yes, I will help you,
I will uphold you with My righteous right hand.’
19 “I will betroth you to Me forever;Hosea 2:19-20 NKJV
Yes, I will betroth you to Me
In righteousness and justice,
In lovingkindness and mercy;
20 I will betroth you to Me in faithfulness,
And you shall know the Lord.
I charge you, O daughters of Jerusalem,Song of Solomon 3:5 NKJV
By the gazelles or by the does of the field,
Do not stir up nor awaken love
Until it pleases.
33 But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.Matthew 6:33 NKJV
17 Each of you should continue to live in whatever situation the Lord has placed you, and remain as you were when God first called you. This is my rule for all the churches.I Corinthians 7:17 NLT
18 The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart,Psalm 34:18 NKJV
And saves such as have a contrite spirit.
9 Now this man had four virgin daughters who prophesied.Acts 21:9
Bible Verses For Single Men
32 But I want you to be without care. He who is unmarried cares for the things of the Lord—how he may please the Lord. 33 But he who is married cares about the things of the world—how he may please his wife.1 Corinthians 7:32-33 NKJV
8 But I say to the unmarried and to the widows: It is good for them if they remain even as I am; 9 but if they cannot exercise self-control, let them marry. For it is better to marry than to burn with passion.1 Corinthians 7:8-9 NKJV
18 And the Lord God said, “It is not good that man should be alone; I will make him a helper comparable to him.”Genesis 2:18 NKJV
21 And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall on Adam, and he slept; and He took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place. 22 Then the rib which the Lord God had taken from man He made into a woman, and He brought her to the man.Genesis 2:21 NKJV
4 For thus says the Lord:Isaiah 56:4-5 NKJV
“To the eunuchs who keep My Sabbaths,
And choose what pleases Me,
And hold fast My covenant,
5 Even to them I will give in My house
And within My walls a place and a name
Better than that of sons and daughters;
I will give them an everlasting name
That shall not be cut off.
4 Delight yourself also in the Lord,Psalm 37:4
And He shall give you the desires of your heart.
Frequently Asked Questions About Being Single
What does the word of God say about being single?
Being single can be a great opportunity to serve God and focus on your relationship with Him. It can also be a time of testing and growth. Do not rush the season of singleness, but enjoy the time God has given you.
The Bible teaches that singleness is a season in your life. It also teaches that some people are gifted to remain single all their life. It also teaches that you can be more effective serving the Lord as a single person than as married since with marriage comes more responsibility.
What does the Bible say about choosing a life partner?
The Bible does not specifically talk about choosing a life partner, but it does talk about the importance of finding a spouse who loves God. Paul told us not to be unequally yoked. That means not to put a horse with a cow, or a donkey with an ox. You need to be united with a person who has the same values and beliefs as you do.
The Bible says that it is better to marry than to burn with passion. So, look for someone who shares your values and whom you can have a good relationship with.
How can a godly woman be single?
Your level of godliness is not based on your marital status. You are a complete person in God’s eyes and need to be in your own as well. You do not get your godliness from a man. You get it from God.
Does God want us to be alone?
No, He does not want us to be alone. He created us for relationships. However, sometimes being single is what we need to do in order to focus on our relationship with Him. We are not always going to be in a relationship and that is okay.
What should I do if I am feeling lonely?
There are several things you can do if you are feeling lonely. You can spend time with God in prayer and reading the Bible. You can also reach out to your Christian friends and family members. You can also join a church or small group. If you are still feeling lonely, you may want to consider getting counseling.
Is it wrong to want a spouse?
No, it is not wrong to want a spouse. However, be sure that you are wanting a spouse for the right reasons. You should want a spouse so that you can have a good relationship and serve God together. You should not want a spouse so that you will not be alone or so that you will have someone to take care of you. These are not good reasons to get married.
What should I do if I am not interested in dating?
There is no one answer to this question since everyone is different. You may want to consider devoting your time and energy to serving God instead of dating. You may also want to consider meeting with other singles to do things together. You can also join a church or small group.
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