For when your parents drop you off in August:

1 Peter 5:7

“Cast all of your anxiety on him because he cares for you.”

For when you feel like giving up:

James 1:12

“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.”

For when you’re homesick:

Philippians 4:19

“And my God will meet all your needs according to the riches of his glory in Christ Jesus.”

For when you’re feeling alone:

Isaiah 43:2

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you.”

For those days when everything goes your way:

Psalm 71:8

“My mouth is filled with your praise, declaring your splendor all day long.”

And for those days when nothing goes your way:

Isaiah 41:10

“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous hand.”

Lastly, for when you are thankful for the crazy year you have had:

Psalm 30:12

“That my heart may sing your praises and not be silent. Lord my God, I will praise you forever.”