Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, May 21.

May 21


My brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might. Eph. 6:10

My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power of Christ may rest upon me. Therefore I take pleasure in infirmities, in reproaches, in necessities, in persecutions, in distresses for Christ's sake: for when I am weak, then am I strong. II Cor. 12:9, 10

I will go in the strength of the Lord GOD: I will make mention of thy righteousness, even of thine only. Psa. 71:16

The gospel of Christ ... is the power of God unto salvation. Rom. 1:16

I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. Phil. 4:13

I also labour, striving according to his working, which worketh in me mightily. Col. 1:29

We have this treasure in earthen vessels, that the excellency of the power may be of God, and not of us. II Cor. 4:7

The joy of the LORD is your strength. Neh. 8:10

Strengthened with all might, according to his glorious power, unto all patience and longsuffering with joyfulness. Col. 1:11


Jesus Christ our Lord. I Cor. 1:9

Jesus: for he shall save his people from their sins. Matt. 1:21

He humbled himself, and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross. Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth. Phil. 2:8-10

Messias ... which is called Christ. John 4:25

The LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives. Isa. 61:1

The last Adam was made a quickening spirit. The second man is the Lord from heaven. I Cor. 15:45, 47

My Lord and my God. John 20:28

Ye call me Master and Lord: and ye say well; for so I am. If I then, your Lord and Master have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another's feet. For I have given you an example, that ye should do as I have done to you. John 13:13-15

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