The Answer from Bible Verses: Why You Suffer from Insomnia?
Bible Verses Elucidate the Causes of Insomnia
“Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.”(17. Colossians 3:2)
“Because all his days his task is painful and grievous; even at night his mind does not rest. This too is vanity.”(Ecclesiastes 2:23)
Innumerable persons struggle with insomnia. Most people have tight schedule all year round. They go to bed extremely late until sleep deprivation become a routine. We are being impatient that we seek early success. It’s just we are desperate to earn respect from the world. We want to be respected in social gatherings rather than being badly judged.
As you suffer from unshakable anxiety, seek help from God. God will guard your thoughts and emotions. If you do not receive help from God, check if you commit the 7 deadly sins on a daily basis. As we repent our faults, God will condone our sins.
10 Bible Verses to Read When You Can’t Fall Asleep at Night
“When you lie down, you will not be afraid.”(Proverbs 3:24)
“Don’t worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring its own worries. Today’s trouble is enough for today.”(Matthew 6:34)
“Return to your rest, my soul, for the LORD has been good to you.”(Psalm 116:7 NIV)
“I lay down and slept, yet I woke up in safety, for the LORD was watching over me.”(Psalm 3:5)
“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.”(John 14:27)
“I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety.”(Psalm 4:8, KJV)
“All you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.”(Matthew 11:28-30)
Casting all your worries, troubles or anxieties on God, “because he cares for you.”
(Peter 5:7, ESV)
When you fail to fall sleep, get up and pray. It works for many persons. As you feel more peaceful at heart, you are able to have a sound sleep again.It’s no secret that insomnia has something to do with stress. But it’s more than that. As I read over the Bible, I realize that insomnia has more to do with fear and anxiety comes from fear as well.
Stop worrying and you will be able to have a sound sleep. God arranges everything and makes everything possible. I was the one who questioned about it. But, I witnessed it from my life experiences and learned to believe that God will reward those who discipline themselves well. Do the right things and stop worrying.
Set it’s a custom to pray to God before you sleep. Tell him about your worries or fear. And He will set you free. Check if your suffer from the 7 deadly sins, including anger, jealousy, lust, greed, binge eating (emotional eating), pride and laziness( self-indulgence). We might be greedy for life and we might be greedy for love.