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22 Bible Based Affirmations For Young & Old

Hola Amigos y Amigas!!

May is here, and what better way to celebrate mental health with some biblical affirmations!!

Affirmations, in a nut-shell, are positive statements made with the aim to uplift, validate, and encourage. They are statements that affirm and build you up.

bible with 'you are loved' written

Many of us have heard of speaking affirmations over our lives like 'I am beautiful' and 'I am strong', but I thought I'd come to you with not one, but two twists! *does happy dance* These affirmations, unlike many other popular affirmations, point to God and our relation to Him, rather than ourselves, thus avoiding a sense of false pride and self-centeredness. And second, I'm bringing affirmations that even children can say!

Does this mean these affirmations can only be used for kids? NO, these affirmations can be spoken at any age, but we often forget about children/young teens. So, if you are raising a child, mentoring a teen, or just simply need some positive bible based affirmations, this post is for you. Be sure to pin it, so you can easily access at any time!

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Below are listed a total of 22 affirmations and their bible sources. If you plan to use these, take note of its source also! Write them on your mirror, put a post-it on the wall, or even in your car. Put these positive gems wherever!! We ALL need a boost, and the bible is the BEST source.

Disclaimer: These are written simply so that young children can repeat them, feel free to read the verse and re-word for yourself if need be.

Biblical Affirmations for the young + old:

  1. God helps me (Psalm 121:2)

  2. I am blessed (Psalm 84:4)

  3. God created me (Genesis 1:27)

  4. God is with me (2 Chronicles 32:8)

  5. God loves me (Psalm 86:5)

  6. God hears me when I speak (Psalm 116:1-2)

  7. God heals me (Jeremiah 17:14)

  8. God makes me strong (Isaiah 41:10)

  9. I can do all things through Christ (Phillipians 4:13)

  10. God answers my prayers (Mark 11:24)

  11. I was created for good (Ephesians 2:10)

  12. God forgives me (1 John 1:9)

  13. I am chosen (Ephesians 1:4)

  14. God can rescue me (Psalm 40:2)

  15. I am never alone (Joshua 1:9)

  16. I am wonderfully made (Psalm 139:14)

  17. I am safe with God (Psalm 62:8)

  18. I belong to God (Isaiah 43:10)

  19. My past is forgotten (Isaiah 43:18-19)

  20. God has plans for me / my future (Jeremiah 29:11)

  21. God sees me (1 Corinthians 15:58)

  22. God sends angels to protect me (Psalm 91:11-12)

woman looking at self in mirror

These affirmations are so simple, and yet can change your life! They prepare you to stand firm for when trials come, and they keep you strong in the midst of trials.

God is the firm foundation and these affirmations can help you, and your niños, remain anchored in Him!

Comment below or message me so we can chat 🤗. And remember to share with a friend, so that we call all thrive together!!

Hablamos Pronto,

Jesseñia Melise


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