Words of Encouragement for Sickness

Words of Encouragement for Sickness: Our words have an impact on other people. Often when we have a sick friend or relative, it is not so easy to come up with the right words to encourage them. You may want to show compassion without causing any negative feelings like pity.  If you are living close to the patient, you may consider having the right words to ensure the patient’s mind is distracted from pain or stress.

Below we have looked at some comforting words you may send for someone who is sick. You will also have some clue on what to say when someone is in hospital. 

Words of Encouragement for Sickness

I’m glad you are recovering well.

Every time I see you, I am positively hopeful soon we are going to celebrate your healing.

It is always a joy seeing you become stronger and stronger each day.

You are such a fighter; the doctors are amazed at how you want to fight this disease.

I appreciate that you always allow me to show you how much I need you.

You are such a blessing in my life. I will always spare my time to walk with you on this journey. My life is blessed by you.

What to Say When Someone Is in Hospital

I always admire your strength even when you are down with an ailment, you find time to compliment. You are so valuable.

I am so happy that you are feeling better each day!

You can overcome this sickness. Every time I look in your eyes I see the inner power needed to be healed.

Even during this time, I have you have my heart.

I know you will get well soon, praying for you.

We are blessed to have you as our friend and mentor.

No matter what, we are going to fight this sickness. You have a whole family behind you.

How are feeling today?

I miss seeing you around.

Words of Encouragement for a Sick Child

We miss your talents in the house, your smile is missed by many.

You are one of the people I love most in my life. Baby I will do anything to help you feel better.

Looking forward to the time you will start playing around.

Inspirational Quotes for a Sick Child

I am so sorry that you are going through these hard times. I will always be on your side.

It brightens my heart to see you smile again. Can’t wait to buy your favorite ice cream. Love you

Hurray, my baby is recovering well, soon we are saying bye-bye to the doc.

You are a young fighter; you are about to overcome this cancer.

You are a good child, God has heard your prayers and we are soon going home.

Read: Effective Prayer for the Sick

Words of Encouragement for Parents with a Sick Child

I know it is a difficult period for you, but you will overcome this period.

May God give you the strength to help you provide all the support needed by your baby.

Comforting Words for Parents of Sick Child

You will overcome all the obstacles in your life.

It saddens me that you are going through this challenge.

We have a prayer circle interceding for your child.

Today I take the time to take care of your lawn, laundry, meal, shopping, etc.

Don’t shy away from asking for help. Every time you need assistance I will be there.

How are you holding up the pressure that comes from having a sick child?

How is your child responding to medication?

My kids miss the playing time with your daughter.

I am impressed by how you have handled the whole emergency of your child’s sickness. You have taught a lesson to many.

I am just a call away if you need time to talk to anyone.

Words of encouragement for sick person with cancer

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Words of Encouragement for Sick Person

I may not know the exact words to say to you now, but I want you to know I love you.

I have been praying for your healing, but do you have a specific request for which you would like me to pray?

With God on your side, you’re going to beat this sickness. It is only a matter of time before you stand up and face life with your bold smile.

After a successful surgery, we are very hopeful. We will give you maximum care so that you can recover soon.

Even though I may not be able to do much for you, I will be by your side.

Although this sickness wanted to pin you down, you have fought at a remarkable pace. Soon we are getting you back to the house.

Even during this tough moment never forget that God cares about your pain and so do I.

Don’t give up no matter what, a rainy day doesn’t mean the sun won’t shine again.

When it is gloomy, I will be there to offer you the light you will need to brighten your light.

I trust in your capability to fight this sickness until the very end.

Words of Encouragement for a Sick Friend from the Bible

Below we have looked at some Words of Encouragement for the sick from the bible that you can send out to a sick friend or relative

Jeremiah 33:6

“Nevertheless, I will bring health and healing to it; I will heal my people and will let them enjoy abundant peace and security.”

Exodus 23:25

Worship the Lord your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you, (NIV)

bible verses about healing sickness

Words of Encouragement for the sick: Even in Sickness Love the Lord and worship Him

James 5:14-15

14 Is anyone among you sick? Let them call the elders of the church to pray over them and anoint them with oil in the name of the Lord.

15 And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise them up. If they have sinned, they will be forgiven. (NIV)

Words of Encouragement for the sick: Christians are encouraged that if there are sick they should ask for prayers

2 Corinthians 12:10

10 That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.

Words of encouragement for sick person religious: Sometimes God will not remove our infirmity but He will give us the strength we need to run the race of this life.

Read: Letter of Encouragement for Someone with Cancer

Matthew 4:23-27 

23 Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among the people.

24 News about him spread all over Syria, and people brought to him all who were ill with various diseases, those suffering severe pain, the demon-possessed, those having seizures, and the paralyzed; and he healed them.

Religious words of encouragement for a sick person: Jesus Healed All Types of Diseases. Our Lord is the same yesterday, today, and forevermore. In these verses, the Lord healed all kinds of ailments and He still does the same today.


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Bible Verses About Healing Sickness

Mark 6:56

56 And wherever he went—into villages, towns, or countryside—they placed the sick in the marketplaces. They begged him to let them touch even the edge of his cloak, and all who touched it were healed. ( NIV)

Mark 5:34

34 And He said to her, “Daughter, your faith has made you well. Go in peace, and be healed of your affliction.” (nkjv)

1 Peter 2:24

24 who Himself bore our sins in His own body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live for righteousness—by whose [g]stripes you were healed.

Psalms 147:2-3

2 The Lord builds up Jerusalem; He gathers together the outcasts of Israel.
3 He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their [b]wounds.

Bible Verses for Encouragement During Sickness

John 5: 6-8

6 When Jesus saw him lying there and knew that he already had been in that condition a long time, He said to him, “Do you want to be made well?”

7 The sick man answered Him, “Sir, I have no man to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up; but while I am coming, another steps down before me.”

8 Jesus said to him, “Rise, take up your bed and walk.”

9 And immediately the man was made well, took up his bed, and walked. (NIV)

Read: Get Well Soon Text Messages

Conclusion: Words of Encouragement for Sickness

Proverbs 16:24 says that kind words are a honeycomb they are sweet to the soul and healing to the bonesThe above Bible Verses for Encouragement During Sickness can improve the faith of anyone seeking healing. When praying for healing you can mention the above healing scriptures.