Posts Tagged ‘strength’

My Shield

January 31, 2011

The LORD is my strength and my shield;
in him my heart trusts;
so I am helped, and my heart exults,
and with my song I give thanks to him.”

– Psalm 28:7

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Strength

January 9, 2011

“We pray that you’ll have the strength to stick it out over the long haul — not the grim strength of gritting your teeth but the glory-strength God gives. It is strength that endures the unendurable and spills over into joy, thanking the Father who makes us strong enough to take part in everything bright and beautiful that he has for us.”

– Colossians 1:11-12, The Message

Freedom

November 8, 2010

“Do not fear, for I am with you,
do not be afraid, for I am your God;
I will strengthen you, I will help you,
I will uphold you with my victorious right hand.”

– Isaiah 41:10

Comfort

October 27, 2009

“You strengthen me more and more;
you enfold and comfort me.”

– Psalm 71:21

Songs in the Night

September 7, 2009

“The strength of a ship is only fully demonstrated when it faces a hurricane, and the power of the gospel can only be fully exhibited when a Christian is subjected to some fiery trial. We must understand that for God to give ‘songs in the night,’ He must first make it night.”

– Nathaniel William Taylor, Streams in the Desert