Here are some Bible verses about revival for you to meditate on as you are seeking God for personal revival and revival of our nation.
Revival is not some meeting you attend or something that happens because of a great man or woman of God. It happens when God’s people realize their need to be spiritually restored and revitalized in their own personal walk with Jesus. It starts at home and then spreads to our churches, communities, cities, and our nation.
Please take a moment to meditate on each of these Bible verses about revival and allow God to plant them deep in your heart. Bookmark this page so you can return to it and keep reading them. Share them with your friends and family. Together we can once again see God change our hearts and the hearts of others that so desperately need him.
For we were slaves, but in his unfailing love our God did not abandon us in our slavery. Instead, he caused the kings of Persia to treat us favorably. He revived us so we could rebuild the Temple of our God and repair its ruins. He has given us a protective wall in Judah and Jerusalem.
Then we will never abandon you again. Revive us so we can call on your name once more.
Won’t you revive us again, so your people can rejoice in you?
[ Daleth ] I lie in the dust; revive me by your word.
Your promise revives me; it comforts me in all my troubles.
In your faithful love, O Lord, hear my cry; let me be revived by following your regulations.
Zion will be restored by justice; those who repent will be revived by righteousness.
The high and lofty one who lives in eternity, the Holy One, says this: “I live in the high and holy place with those whose spirits are contrite and humble. I restore the crushed spirit of the humble and revive the courage of those with repentant hearts.
“And the day will come when I will cause the ancient glory of Israel to revive, and then, Ezekiel, your words will be respected. Then they will know that I am the Lord.”
The wild animals in the fields will thank me, the jackals and owls, too, for giving them water in the desert. Yes, I will make rivers in the dry wasteland so my chosen people can be refreshed.
Now repent of your sins and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped away. 20 Then times of refreshment will come from the presence of the Lord, and he will again send you Jesus, your appointed Messiah.