27 Inspiring Let Go and Let God Quotes

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A selection of powerful let Go and Let God quotes. To inspire you to surrender everything to God. 

Let go and let god quotes

After finishing up my articles on Letting go and Let God and Surrendering to God. I thought it might be nice to add some inspirational quotes on the topic. 

These quotes would work great for journals, art, crafts, or to encourage yourself and/or others with. I did add a handful of Bible verses that go so perfect about giving our issues to God. 

At the end of the post I share a poem written in 1957 that is beautifully written. It conveys such truth on how we tend to hold on to thing to easily. And I share the powerful lyrics from a gospel song, by DeWayne Woods called Let Go. 

Let Go and Let God Quotes

Let go of what you think you know. Something amazing happens when you let God and trust. -Tammy L. Kubasko

When you are in troubled and worried and sick at heart And your plans are upset and your world falls apart, Remember God’s ready and waiting to share The burden you find much to heavy to bear– So with faith, “Let Go and Let GOD” lead your way Into a brighter and less troubled day.  – Helen Steiner Rice

Let God have your life; He can do more with it than you can. – Dwight L. Moody (Check out more quotes from D.L Moody)

Be patient. Let God answer your question on His schedule, not yours. – T. B. Joshua

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Let go of all your fears and worries and let God take over. Giving up control can be difficult but the changes you see in your life with be worth it.  – Lisa Rusczyk Ed.D

God is working on your problem. Stay calm. Stay sweet. Stay out of fear and keep on keeping on. – Joyce Meyer

Oh, foolish pride, let go! Let God! He’s been this way before, Give Him the reigns that guide your life, you need hold on no more.  – Greta Zwaan

What does God require of us? Our part is to believe. Our work is to trust the Lord. His requirement is that we let go and let God.  – Joyce Meyer

Psalm 46:10-11  Let go of your concerns! Then you will know that I am God. I rule the nations. I rule the earth. The LORD of Armies is with us. The God of Jacob is our stronghold.

Let go and let God. Let Him take over your life and run it. He knows how.  – Norman Vincent Peale

When we are at our lowest, all alone, or in despair, this is when God is most ever present.  – Ralene Berry

As you start your day get down on your knees and pray. Let God guide you In all that you do. – Catherine Pulsifer

Let god quotes Joyce Meyer

The more we let God take us over, the more truly ourselves we become – because He made us.  – C. S. Lewis

Colossians 3:2 Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.

When we let go and let God we have the key to glorious living, and what is far more important – the key to an eternity with God.  – Albert E. Cliffe

And I think that when I finally decided to let go and let God and allow that to happen, I became a lot more successful than I could have done if I had planned it all myself.  – Clay Aiken

Let go of what the culture tells you that you should be. Let God’s word give you direction for your life, and let His word be encouragement for each day of our lives.  – Catherine Pulsifer

Proverbs 3:5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding.

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.”  – C.S. Lewis (more quotes from C.S Lewis)

Either we will spend our lives trying to take care of ourselves or we will let go and let God take care of us as we put our faith and trust in Him. – Joyce Meyer

Letting god take control quotes by D.L Moody

Proverbs 4:25-27 Let your eyes look straight ahead; fix your gaze directly before you. Give careful thought to the paths for your feet and be steadfast in all your ways. Do not turn to the right or the left; keep your foot from evil.

Never put a question mark where God has put a period. When something is over and done, let it go and move on to the next chapter of your life. – Joel Osteen

Contemplative prayer means letting go of that fear and giving control to God. – James W. Goll

Philippians 4:6-7 Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Let God and Let God Poem

This is a popular and wonderful poem about letting go. It is said that the let go and let God origin comes from this poem.

 There is also a video of the poem you can watch.

As children brings their broken toys   
With tears for us to mend,
I brought my broken dreams to God,
because He was my friend.
But then, instead of leaving Him,
in peace, to work alone;
I hung around and tried to help,
with ways that were my own.
At last, I snatched them back and cried,
"How can you be so slow?"
"My child," He said,
"What could I do?
You never did let go."

- Author: Lauretta P. Burns 1957

Let Go and Let God Lyrics

A powerful gospel song called, Let Go by DeWayne Woods

I couldn't seem to fall asleep
There was so much on my mind
Searching for that peace
But the peace I could not find
So then I knelt down to pray
Praying help me please
Then He said you don't have to cry
'Cause I'll supply all your needs
As soon as I stop worrying (soon as I stopped worrying)
Worrying how the story ends (When I let go)
I let go (And I let) and I let God (let Him have)
(Let Him Have) Let God have His way
(That's when things) That's when things start happening
I'll stop looking at back then
I let go and I'll let God have His way
There so much going on
Sometimes I can't find my way
And often times I struggle
Struggle from day to day
I have to realize that it's not my battle
It's not my battle to fight
I have to know if I to put it in His hands
That everything will be alright
As soon as I stop worrying (soon as I stopped worrying)
Worrying how the story ends (When I let go)
I let go (And I let) and I let God (let Him have)
(Let Him Have) Let God have His way
(That's when things) That's when things start happening
I'll stop looking at back then
I let go and I'll let God have His way
Let go
Let God, let God, let God, let God, let God
My brother let go
And let God
My sister you can't handle it
Let God
Oh let go
And let God, and let God, and let God
Let go
Let God
Let go
Let God
Let go
Let God

More on Surrender and Letting Go

If you would like to grow more on this topic. I have a few more posts for you to check out! I hope they are useful and bless you.


I trust that these quotes on letting go and let God have inspired you to surrender everything to Jesus and experience His perfect peace. No matter the situation or circumstances. 

If you would like to share how a quote has impacted you or share on your journey of letting go. Feel free to leave me a comment. It’s always encouraging to hear from each other and hear about what God is doing in our lives. 

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