Ephesians 2:8-9 For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. Jeremiah 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. God will also show us that we can always have faith in His faultless character. You can find the answers to any life questions in encouraging Bible verses. You pick the topic. It could be desiring a life filled with abundance and prosperity, for example.