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(1)  fix or attach (something) firmly so that it cannot be moved or lost

(2)  make (something) safe by guarding or protecting it 

(3)  free from or not exposed to danger or harm; safe

(4)  to make certain something is protected from danger or risk

All scripture is from the New Living Translation (NLT) unless noted otherwise. Permission on section title page.

1 Samuel 25:29

…your life is safe in the care of the Lord your God, secure in his treasure pouch!


Isaiah 41:10

Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.


Isaiah 41:13

For I hold you by your right hand— I, the Lord your God. And I say to you, ‘Don’t be afraid. I am here to help you.


Job 12:10

For the life of every living thing is in his hand, and the breath of every human being.


Psalms 18:48

You hold me safe beyond the reach of my enemies; you save me from violent opponents.


Psalms 27:10

Even if my father and mother abandon me, the Lord will hold me close.


Psalms 37:24

Though they stumble, they will never fall, for the Lord holds them by the hand.


Psalms 73:23

Yet I still belong to you; you hold my right hand.


Psalms 125:1

Those who trust in the Lord are as secure as Mount Zion; they will not be defeated but will endure forever.


Proverbs  3:26

… for the Lord is your security. He will keep your foot from being caught in a trap.


Proverbs  14:26

Those who fear the Lord are secure; he will be a refuge for their children.


1 John  5:18

We know that God’s children do not make a practice of sinning, for God’s Son holds them securely, and the evil one cannot touch them.

Proverbs 18:10

The name of the Lord is a strong fortress; the godly run to him and are safe.

Proverbs 29:25

Fearing people is a dangerous trap, but trusting the Lord means safety.

Psalms 91:2

This I declare about the Lord: He alone is my refuge, my place of safety; he is my God, and I trust him.

Isaiah 8:14 (NCV)

Then he will be a place of safety for you. 

Psalms 4:8

In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, O Lord, will keep me safe.

Psalms 59:16

But as for me, I will sing about your power. Each morning I will sing with joy about your unfailing love. For you have been my refuge, a place of safety when I am in distress.

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