Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God, Fixing our eyes on Jesus – Encouraging Quotes & Scripture Bible Verse – Fix your eyes on Jesus!

Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God, Fixing our eyes on Jesus – Encouraging Quotes & Scripture Bible Verse – Fix your eyes on Jesus! Explore Powerful, Encouraging & Inspirational Bible Verses, Quotes, Scriptures & Passages about Fixing your eyes on God, i.e. Fixing our eyes on Jesus – through trials, good times, bad times, hard times, happy times, tough times, rough times, times of smooth sailing, difficult times, times of trial, confusing times, joyful times, times of abundance, times of adversity, and all the time!
Bible Verses about Fixing our eyes on God & Fixing your eyes on Jesus include the Powerful Scripture Bible Verse Fix your eyes on Jesus. Scroll down for Inspirational & Encouraging Quotes about Fixing your Eyes on God. Bible Verses & Scriptures can be found below, right after “Thoughts”.

Thoughts (Scroll down for Verses)
Life has its’ ups and downs, and we are all sometimes faced with different challenges. Sometimes it seems like it’s just one thing after another… It may seem like we are met with difficulties on every side. When going through hard times, we may be tempted to think God has abandoned us. Dear Friends, nothing could be further from the truth. Going through hard times does not mean God has abandoned us, or that God doesn’t love us, or that God doesn’t care about us. Absolutely not! God has promised He will never leave us or forsake us. As long as God is with us, we have nothing to fear! Yes, the road may be tough, rough and disappointing sometimes, but by God’s grace we will experience God’s peace as we travel our unique paths if we fix our eyes on God. Yes, God is with us through it all. Remember the story of Joseph? Through it all, through the ups and downs, God was with Him. This is what Joseph drew his confidence and peace from. Joseph fixed his eyes on God. Everything he did always had God at the center of it. And by God’s grace, he made it. God brought him through it all, God matured him spiritually in the process, and God’s name was glorified in his life. I want to encourage you today. I don’t know what you are going through. But please, don’t fix your eyes on your circumstances and what you see, which is only temporary (see scriptures below). Instead, fix your eyes on God, who is unseen, yet constant, permanent, eternal and unchanging. Fix your eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith; Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith. It is well! God is with us… It is well!

Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God, Fixing our eyes on Jesus
Fix your eyes on Jesus! ~ Bible Verses, Scriptures & Quotes

#1 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God ~ Unseen, Constant, Eternal
2 Corinthians 4:18, NIV So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
“What is seen” => Our circumstances, What we can see happening…
“What is unseen” => God. God’s presence. God’s power. God’s steadfast love… And our confident hope in Him.
Deuteronomy 31:6, NIV Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.

#2 Bible Verses about Fixing our eyes on Jesus ~ Author, Finisher, Perfecter
The Bible Verse Fix your eyes on Jesus is explored in 3 different translations.
Hebrews 12:2, NASB Fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Hebrews 12:2, KJV Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Hebrews 12:2, ESV Looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is seated at the right hand of the throne of God.

#3 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on Jesus ~ Friend, Apostle, High Priest
Hebrews 3:1, NIV Therefore, holy brothers and sisters, who share in the heavenly calling, fix your thoughts on Jesus, whom we acknowledge as our apostle and high priest.     Bible Verses about Jesus Being Our Friend, Your Friend, Our Best Friend

#4 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God ~ Perfect Peace
Isaiah 26:3, ESV You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you.
Proverbs 3:5-6, ESV Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.     Bible Verses about Trusting God

#5 Bible Verses about Fixing our eyes on God ~ No Anxiety, Just Peace
Philippians 4:6-7, NIV 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.
James 5:16b, ESV The prayer of a righteous person has great power as it is working.
Bible Verses about the Power of Prayer & The Power in Prayer

#6 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on what lies ahead – God Knows
Proverbs 4:25, NLT Look straight ahead, and fix your eyes on what lies before you.
Jeremiah 29:11, KJV For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.
Bible Verses about Hope, Hopefulness & Staying Hopeful,    Bible Verses about Moving On

#7 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God in times of trial
James 1:2-4, NIV Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything.     Bible Verses about Choosing Joy

#8 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God in good times
Deuteronomy 8:10, NIV When you have eaten and are satisfied, praise the Lord your God for the good land he has given you.
Deuteronomy 8:11, NLT But that is the time to be careful! Beware that in your plenty you do not forget the LORD your God and disobey his commands, regulations, and decrees that I am giving you today.    Bible Verses about Being Thankful

#9 Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God in tough times
Nahum 1:7, MSG God is good, a hiding place in tough times. He recognizes and welcomes anyone looking for help, No matter how desperate the trouble.
Psalm 27:1, KJV The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?
2 Chronicles 16:9a, NKJV For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him.
Bible Verses about Adversity, Tough Times, Hard Times, Difficult Times
Bible Verses about Being Overwhelmed & Stressed, Feeling Overwhelmed
Bible Verses about Discouragement, Feeling Discouraged, Overcoming Discouragement

#10 Bible Verses about Fixing our eyes on Jesus – Always Trust God
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18, NLT Always be joyful. Never stop praying. Be thankful in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you who belong to Christ Jesus.
Isaiah 41:10, NIV So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
Psalm 31:24, NLT So be strong and courageous, all you who put your hope in the LORD!
Bible Verses about God’s Faithfulness – Encouraging Bible Scriptures & Passages

Dear Lord, please help us to always fix our eyes firmly on you… trusting that you know all, you see all, you love us more than we can imagine, and you always want what’s best for us. Amen. It is well! God is with us… It is well!
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Encouraging & Inspirational Quotes about Fixing your Eyes on God
Happy moments, praise God. Difficult moments, seek God. Quiet moments, worship God. Painful moments, trust God. Every moment, thank God. ~ Unknown

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May we always fix our eyes on Jesus, Amen.

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Thanks for reading, Dear Friends! Have a wonderful day!

“I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.”
~ Philippians 3:14, ESV

“My presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.”
~ Exodus 33:14, ESV

Please, fix your eyes on God – today, tomorrow, and always!
God is with you, God is with me, God is with us!

Much Love & Blessings,

Bomi Jolly

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16 Responses to Bible Verses about Fixing your eyes on God, Fixing our eyes on Jesus – Encouraging Quotes & Scripture Bible Verse – Fix your eyes on Jesus!
  1. Jolly Notes on Twitter
    April 27, 2013 | 10:48 AM

    “Fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.” ~ Hebrews 12:2, NASB #FixyourEyesonJesus

  2. Bomi Jolly
    April 27, 2013 | 10:49 AM

    Thanks for reading, dear friends! If you are on facebook – please, join us at http://www.facebook.com/jollynotes! You can be sure to find a lively, uplifting and “good for the soul” conversation going on all throughout the day :D ! Have a wonderful & joyful day, and God bless you!
    Please remember, God Loves You, & So Do I :) ! See you tomorrow by God’s grace.

  3. Natarajan
    April 27, 2013 | 11:56 AM

    Amen

  4. Joan
    April 27, 2013 | 11:59 AM

    I will keep my eyes fixed on Jesus today!

  5. 'Bomi
    April 27, 2013 | 12:02 PM

    Amen!

  6. Dolores
    April 27, 2013 | 12:14 PM

    I am so happy today against all odds I completed my business course and earned a bachelors degree in Business Administration and Healthcare Management Thank you God

  7. 'Bomi
    April 27, 2013 | 1:07 PM

    CONGRATULATIONS, dear Sister Dolores!! Praising and Thanking God on your behalf… big congrats on your hard work and persistence! Praise God!:)! Wish you all the very best of God’s blessings in all you do, now and always!

  8. Dolores
    April 27, 2013 | 1:07 PM

    Oh thank you so much I am so excited.

  9. 'Bomi
    April 27, 2013 | 1:12 PM

    …And rightly so, sister Dolores:)! I am celebrating with you:) May God perfect everything concerning you, now and always..Amen! Congrats again! <3

  10. Joan
    April 27, 2013 | 1:14 PM

    Amen

  11. Dolores
    April 27, 2013 | 1:14 PM

    Yes you are right sister Bomi I may have plans of my own but God is the one who ultimately divines our direction thanks again Dolores

  12. Isaac
    April 27, 2013 | 1:27 PM

    In other words, avoid the trap of looking back, except if it is all about testimony that’ll give glory to God!

  13. 'Bomi
    April 27, 2013 | 1:30 PM

    Yes, yes, yes, Pastor Isaac! Thank you for sharing sir! More on “avoiding the trap of looking back” here => http://www.jollynotes.com/inspirational-verses/moving-on-moving-forward-life-looking-forward-future/ Amen!

  14. 'Bomi
    April 27, 2013 | 1:33 PM

    Amen!

  15. Carol191
    May 4, 2013 | 10:47 AM

    Thank you for this list, pastor, and I would like to add one.

    The one that first inspired me to Keep my eyes fixed on God is from Isaiah 26:3. ” thou shalt keep him in PerfectPeace whose mind is fixed on Thee.” I love many things about this verse: First, I love how it starts out so commanding “thou shalt”, but it turns out to be Isaiah addressing God! He is declaring the contract between our Lord and ourselves, what fearless good news. Second, from this passage I came to understand the meaning of ” shalom shalom” perfect peace” as that state of being where all needs are met, and abundance and bountiful blessings cause one to naturally be in serene tranquility.

    Anyway, I just came across 2 Corinthians 4:18, and was excited to find it, and wondered about others, and came searching. Thank you again for Your post.

  16. Bomi Jolly
    May 4, 2013 | 1:11 PM

    Thank you so much for sharing, Sister Carol! Praise God & Amen! God is good!