Having a baby is a blessing from God that you just can’t explain. The joy you get from bearing a child is truly indescribable. Sometimes, having a baby comes easily to people. And other times, it comes after a long wait and a lot of trial and error. And sometimes people are not able to have a baby of their own. These rainbow baby Bible quotes and verses will bring you joy and comfort while you prepare for your sweet baby.
13 Sweet Bible Verses to Read When You’re Expecting Your Rainbow Baby
“It will be like a woman suffering the pains of labor. When her child is born, her anguish gives way to joy because she has brought a new baby into the world.” – John 16:21
Pregnancy and labor often come with pain, discomfort, fear, and a lot of other stressful issues. But after you have your sweet baby in your arms, the suffering seems so insignificant.
“I was cast upon You from birth. From My mother’s womb You have been My God.” – Psalms 22:10
There’s no denying that our children are ours, and we love them so much. But it’s important that we remember that our children are also God’s children, as are we. We must take care of our children and ourselves with as much love and respect as we can.
“I will bless her and will surely give you a son by her. I will bless her so that she will be the mother of nations; kings of peoples will come from her.” – Genesis 17:16
When we have children, we think we are merely growing our family. But we are growing a much bigger family than we sometimes realize. We will have so many descendents that are all alive because of us.
“But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law” – Galatians 4:4
Children don’t come on our time. Even if we’re trying for a baby and we get pregnant, it only happened because God wanted it to. Everything is according to His time. And He always wants what’s best for us.
“Children are a gift from the Lord. They are a reward from Him.” Psalms 127:3
The best way to refer to a child is a blessing and a gift. There is no gift like having and raising a child. The bond is unlike any other, and the joy doesn’t compare to any other.
“So Sarah conceived and bore a son to Abraham in his old age, at the very time God had promised.” – Genesis 21:2
Everything is according to God’s timing. And when God makes a promise, He always follows through, even if it might not feel like it sometimes.
“For this child I prayed and the Lord has granted the desires of my heart.” 1 Samuel 1:27
God answers our prayers. It might not be in the way that we want or that we expect, but He always does what’s best for us. His ways are higher than ours!
“You will have great joy and gladness, and many will rejoice at his birth” – Luke 1:14
Joy is the ultimate happiness. It’s also the perfect way to describe the feeling you get when you bring a baby into this world. Complete joy.
“You made all the delicate, inner parts of my body and knit me together in my mother’s womb.” Psalm 139:13
It’s incredible to think that God formed us. Every vein, every fingerprint, every hair on our head – he made every one of us. And we are all completely different!
“Do not think that I will bring my people to the point of birth and not let them be born.” The LORD has spoken.” – Isaiah 66:9
Heavenly Father wants His children to come to this Earth and have the human experience, so they can learn all they need to learn during this lifetime.
“Anyone who welcomes a little child like this on my behalf welcomes me, and anyone who welcomes me welcomes not only me but also my Father who sent me.” Mark 9:36–37
Children are innocent and pure, they are the only truly Christ-like beings on Earth. God loves the children of the world, and it pleases Him when we treat them with love and kindness.
“Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.” James 1:17
All of the good in the world is from God. He wants happy, joy-filled lives for us all. He gives us life, love, and opportunity to experience this joy. As long as we are open to His blessings, we will receive them.
“God listened to Leah, and she became pregnant and bore Jacob a fifth son.” – Genesis 30:17
God is a loving Heavenly Father. He will bless us with our hearts desires, even if it’s not in the timing that we are hoping for. Eventually, all of our prayers will be answered.
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Final Thoughts On These Rainbow Baby Bible Quotes
We hope you enjoyed these Bible verses for families expecting a rainbow baby. Read them regularly, whenever you’re in need of peace and comfort, or feeling grateful for God’s newest blessing in your life.