Bible Verses for Birthdays

Last updated: April 17, 2021

On this page, you'll find beautiful Bible verses for birthday cards. Use these encouraging scriptures and blessings to write a birthday card message to your Christian friends and family.

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Short Bible Verses for Birthday Cards

These short birthday Bible verses are a beautiful addition to a birthday card message for your Christian friends and family.

The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace. Numbers 6:24-26

Even to your old age and gray hairs I am he, I am he who will sustain you. I have made you and I will carry you; I will sustain you and I will rescue you. Isaiah 46:4

May He give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed. Psalm 20:4

For through wisdom your days will be many, and years will be added to your life. Proverbs 9:11

Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers, and blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD. Proverbs 16:20

Take delight in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the LORD; trust in him and he will do this: Psalm 37:4-5

Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. Psalm 107:1

You crown the year with your bounty, and your carts overflow with abundance. Psalm 65:11

Teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. Psalm 90:12

With long life I will satisfy him and show him my salvation. Psalm 91:16

The LORD is my light and my salvation - whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life - of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1

Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! 2 Corinthians 5:17

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28

Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift! 2 Corinthians 9:15

Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does not change like shifting shadows. James 1:17

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16

Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. Colossians 3:15

For we are God's handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do. Ephesians 2:10

The LORD has done it this very day; let us rejoice today and be glad. Psalm 118:24

Let them praise the name of the LORD, for at his command they were created, Psalm 148:5

The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him. Psalm 28:7

Inspirational Bible Quotes for Birthdays

Use these inspirational Bible quotes for birthdays to encourage your Christian friends and family in their faith and provide comfort and support as they face challenges in their life.

For I know the plans I have for you," declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Jeremiah 29:11

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. Philippians 4:6-7

But let all who take refuge in you be glad; let them ever sing for joy. Spread your protection over them, that those who love your name may rejoice in you. Psalm 5:11

but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. Isaiah 40:31

I sought the LORD, and he answered me; he delivered me from all my fears. Psalm 34:4

Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him. James 1:12

I can do all things through him who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. Galatians 6:9

For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self-discipline. 2 Timothy 1:7

For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though he was rich, yet for your sake he became poor, so that you through his poverty might become rich. 2 Corinthians 8:9

But if from there you seek the LORD your God, you will find him if you seek him with all your heart and with all your soul. Deuteronomy 4:29

Because of the LORD's great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. Lamentations 3:22-23

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30

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Birthday Bible Verses for a Friend

Beautiful birthday scripture and blessings to write in a card to a friend on their birthday, encourage them in their faith, and thank them for their friendship.

Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well. 3 John 2

I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy Philippians 1:3-4

Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart, and the pleasantness of a friend springs from their heartfelt advice. Proverbs 27:9

Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

Carry each other's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2

As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. Proverbs 27:17

For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways; Psalm 91:11

The LORD your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing. Zephaniah 3:17

From birth I have relied on you; you brought me forth from my mother's womb. I will ever praise you. I have become a sign to many; you are my strong refuge. My mouth is filled with your praise, declaring your splendor all day long. Psalm 71:6-8

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Birthday Bible Verses for Daughter or Son

Include one of these birthday scriptures in your son or daughter's birthday card to encourage them in their faith, and to give thanks to the Lord for them.

Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Proverbs 3:5-6

You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. 2 Timothy 2:1

Cast your cares on the LORD and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken. Psalm 55:22

Listen, my son, accept what I say, and the years of your life will be many. I instruct you in the way of wisdom and lead you along straight paths. When you walk, your steps will not be hampered; when you run, you will not stumble. Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life. Proverbs 4:10-13

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. Romans 15:13

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God. Matthew 5:8

I always thank my God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus. 1 Corinthians 1:4

Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise. Proverbs 19:20

A woman giving birth to a child has pain because her time has come; but when her baby is born she forgets the anguish because of her joy that a child is born into the world. John 16:21

Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these." Matthew 19:14

For you created my inmost being; you knit me together in my mother's womb. I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well. Psalm 139:13-14

From birth I was cast on you; from my mother's womb you have been my God. Psalm 22:10

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Birthday Bible Verse for Husband or Wife

These birthday bible verses and bible scripture about marriage are a lovely addition to a card message to your husband or wife on their birthday. Add one to a card to remind them of God's love for them and to pray for God's blessings upon them.

The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the LORD turn his face toward you and give you peace. Numbers 6:24-26

Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10

Carry each other's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. Galatians 6:2

As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. Proverbs 27:17

Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken. Ecclesiastes 4:12

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13

No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us. 1 John 4:12

Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: Proverbs 31:28

And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. Colossians 3:14

Short Birthday Prayer

IIn this section, you'll find short birthday prayers you can use to thank God for a friend or family member and to help you wish them a very blessed birthday. You could write one in a greeting card message in addition to a birthday Bible verse.

Today I ask God to bless you with every kind of joy on your birthday and always. Happy Birthday!

May God bless you today on your birthday and every day after. May you be comforted by His presence in your life, and always follow His guiding light. Amen

I pray on your birthday that your faith in God continues to grow as you grow older, and that you find comfort in God's love for you. Wishing you many blessings on your special day.

Happy Birthday! Remember that for every day of your life there is Someone taking care of you, and may God continue to hold you in His gentle hands and bring you peace.

Today I thank God for the gift of life. I am so blessed to have you in my life, and I look forward to celebrating many more birthdays together. Happy Birthday!

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