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God’s strength empowers humanity to do extraordinary things. Scripture is full of instances where God gives strength to the weary to push on toward their goal. He strengthens the weak to win battles that appear impossible. He empowers the exhausted, the enslaved, and the exiled to stand strong in the face of adversity. Divine power enriches our lives, allowing us to exclaim with Nehemiah, “the joy of the Lord is my strength” (Nehemiah 8:10).

Christ provides me with limitless strength

Philippians 4:13

I can do all things through Christ, who strengthens me.

God is my strong fortress

2 Samuel 22:33

God is my strong fortress. He makes my way perfect.

I am strong because my Lord goes with me

Deuteronomy 31:6-7

“Be strong and courageous. Don’t be afraid or scared of them; for the LORD your God himself is who goes with you. He will not fail you nor forsake you.” Moses called to Joshua, and said to him in the sight of all Israel, “Be strong and courageous, for you shall go with this people into the land which the LORD has sworn to their fathers to give them; and you shall cause them to inherit it.”

The weakness of God is stronger than men

1 Corinthians 1:24-25

But to those who are called, both Jews and Greeks, Christ is the power of God and the wisdom of God; because the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men.

When I am helpless and weak, God gives me strength

Isaiah 40:28-29, 31

Haven’t you known? Haven’t you heard? The everlasting God, the LORD, the Creator of the ends of the earth, doesn’t faint. He isn’t weary. His understanding is unsearchable. He gives power to the weak. He increases the strength of him who has no might. But those who wait for the LORD will renew their strength. They will mount up with wings like eagles. They will run, and not be weary. They will walk, and not faint.

Strength is found only in the Lord

Isaiah 45:24

They will say of me, “There is righteousness and strength only in the LORD.” Even to him will men come. All those who raged against him will be disappointed.

The joy of the Lord is my strength

Nehemiah 8:10

Then he said to them, “Go your way. Eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to him for whom nothing is prepared, for today is holy to our Lord. Don’t be grieved, for the joy of the LORD is your strength.”

God is my strength

Habakkuk 3:19

GOD, the Lord, is my strength. He makes my feet like deer’s feet, and enables me to go in high places. For the music director, on my stringed instruments.

I will love God with all my strength

Luke 10:27

He answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.”

My service comes through the strength that God supplies

1 Peter 4:11

If anyone speaks, let it be as it were the very words of God. If anyone serves, let it be as of the strength which God supplies, that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belong the glory and the dominion forever and ever. Amen.

God strengthens me after my suffering

1 Peter 5:10

But may the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after you have suffered a little while, perfect, establish, strengthen, and settle you.