Thank you, God, for sending Jesus for us all…
To pay the ransom for our souls–redeeming us from man’s fall.
Thank you, God, for mighty angels that are mine;
And thank you–for this earthly body made so fine.
Thank you, Father, for my heart’s strong and steady beat;
And thank you for good health–from my head down to my feet.
Thank you that you’re there, if I come under attack;
Thank you, Good Shepherd, that you’ve always got my back.
Thank you that I can look for miracle answers to come my way
For problems that seem difficult, for you hear me when I pray.
Thank you, Jesus, for your promise of a blessed, abundant life;
Thank you, too, that you taught us to keep from strife.
Thank you for giving servants who teach your Word for these days;
Thank you for their anointing and that they emphasize your praise.
Thank you, Lord, that as I seek to follow after you,
A goodly harvest is produced in everything I do.
P. A. Oltrogge
“The Lord God is my strength, and He has made my feet like hinds’ feet, and makes me walk on my high places.” Habakkuk 3:19
“Be ye strong therefore, and let not your hands be weak: for your work shall be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15:7 KJV
“Beat your plowshares into swords and your pruninghooks into spears: let the weak say, I am strong.” Joel 3:10 KJV
“He gives power to the weak, and to those who have no might, He increases strength. Even the youths shall faint and be weary, and the young men shall utterly fall, but those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.” Isaiah 40:29-31 NKJV
“The Lord gives strength to His people; the Lord blesses His people with peace.”
Psalm 29:11 NIV
“For You formed my inward parts; You covered me in my mother’s womb. I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Marvelous are Your works, and that my soul knows very well. My frame was not hidden from You, when I was made in secret, and skillfully wrought in the lowest parts of the earth.” Psalm 139:14 NKJV
“The Lord is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in Him, and I am helped; therefore my heart exults, and with my song I shall thank Him. The Lord is their strength, and He is a saving defense to His anointed. Save Thy people, and bless Thine inheritance; be their shepherd also and carry them forever.” Psalm 28:6-9
“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.” Psalm 46:1
“Then he said to them, ‘Go your way, eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to those for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not sorrow, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.'” Nehemiah 8:10 NKJV
“As each one has received a special gift, employ it in serving one another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God. Whoever speaks, let him speak, as it were, the utterances of God; whoever serves, let him do so as by the strength which God supplies; so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.” 1 Peter 4:10-11
“My flesh and my heart may fail; but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.” Psalm 73:26
“With a long life I will satisfy him, and let him behold My salvation.” Psalm 91:16
“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13 NKJV
“Finally, be strong in the Lord, and in the strength of His might.” Ephesians 6:10
“The thief comes only to steal, and kill, and destroy; I came that they might have life, and might have it abundantly. I am the good shepherd; the good shepherd lays down His life for the sheep.” John 10:10-11
“Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is in the law of the Lord; and in his law doth he meditate day and night. And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.” Psalm 1:1-3 KJV
If you are experiencing a challenge to your health, consider the “Healing Scriptures” CD or MP3 by Kenneth Copeland at http://www.kcm.org or other materials on healing from ministries previously mentioned on this blog. I am praying for you, dear reader….
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