Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, April 8.

April 8


In everything ye are enriched by him. I Cor. 1:5

When we were yet without strength, in due time Christ died for the ungodly. Rom. 5:6

He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things? Rom. 8:32

In him dwelleth all the fulness of the Godhead bodily. And ye are complete in him, which is the head of all principality and power. Col. 2:9, 10

Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me. I am the vine, ye are the branches: he that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing. John 15:4, 5

To will is present with me; but how to perform that which is good I find not. Rom. 7:18

Unto every one of us is given grace according to the measure of the gift of Christ. Eph. 4:7

If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you. John 15:7

Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom. Col. 3:16


They shall see his face. Rev. 22:4

I beseech thee shew me thy glory. And he said, Thou canst not see my face: for there shall no man see me, and live. Exo. 33:18, 20

No man hath seen God at any time; the only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him. John 1:18

Every eye shall see him, and they also which pierced him: and all kindreds of the earth shall wail because of him. Rev. 1:7

I shall see him, but not now: I shall behold him, but not nigh. Num. 24:17

I know that my Redeemer liveth, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth: and though after my skin worms destroy this body, yet in my flesh shall I see God. Job 19:25, 26

I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness. Psa. 17:15

We shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is. I John 3:2

The Lord himself shall descend from heaven ... the dead in Christ shall rise first: then we which are alive and remain shall be caught up together with them in the clouds, to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord. I Thess. 4:16, 17

April 8