Scriptures on Strength
1 Peter 4:11
If anyone speaks, they should do so as one who speaks the very words of God. If anyone serves, they should do so with the strength God provides, so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ. To him be the glory and the power for ever and ever. Amen.
But you, LORD, do not be far from me. You are my strength; come quickly to help me.
Moses was a hundred and twenty years old when he died, yet his eyes were not weak nor his strength gone.
“The LORD is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation. He is my God, and I will praise him, my father’s God, and I will exalt him.
In your unfailing love you will lead the people you have redeemed. In your strength you will guide them to your holy dwelling.
2 Samuel 22:40, Psalm 18:39
You armed me with strength for battle; you humbled my adversaries before me.
1 Samuel 30:6
David was greatly distressed because the men were talking of stoning him; each one was bitter in spirit because of his sons and daughters. But David found strength in the LORD his God.
1 Samuel 28:22
Now please listen to your servant and let me give you some food so you may eat and have the strength to go on your way.”
2 Samuel 22:33,Psalm 18:32
It is God who arms me with strength and keeps my way secure.
1 Kings 19:8
So he got up and ate and drank. Strengthened by that food, he traveled forty days and forty nights until he reached Horeb, the mountain of God.
1 Chronicles 16:11,Psalm 105:4
Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always.
1 Chronicles 16:27
Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and joy are in his dwelling place.
1 Chronicles 29:12
Wealth and honor come from you; you are the ruler of all things. In your hands are strength and power to exalt and give strength to all.
2 Chronicles 16:9
For the eyes of the LORD range throughout the earth to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him.
They were all trying to frighten us, thinking, “Their hands will get too weak for the work, and it will not be completed.” But I prayed, “Now strengthen my hands.”
Nehemiah said, “Go and enjoy choice food and sweet drinks, and send some to those who have nothing prepared. This day is holy to our Lord. Do not grieve, for the joy of the LORD is your strength.”
Of David the servant of the LORD. He sang to the LORD the words of this song when the LORD delivered him from the hand of all his enemies and from the hand of Saul. He said: I love you, LORD, my strength.
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him.
The LORD is the strength of his people, a fortress of salvation for his anointed one.
The LORD gives strength to his people; the LORD blesses his people with peace.
God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.
You are my strength, I watch for you; you, God, are my fortress,
But I will sing of your strength, in the morning I will sing of your love; for you are my fortress, my refuge in times of trouble.
You are my strength, I sing praise to you; you, God, are my fortress, my God on whom I can rely.
You, God, are awesome in your sanctuary; the God of Israel gives power and strength to his people. Praise be to God!
Sing for joy to God our strength; shout aloud to the God of Jacob!
Blessed are those whose strength is in you, whose hearts are set on pilgrimage.
Turn to me and have mercy on me; show your strength in behalf of your servant; save me, because I serve you just as my mother did.
The LORD is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation.
My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word.
She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come.
Surely God is my salvation; I will trust and not be afraid. The LORD, the LORD himself, is my strength and my defense ; he has become my salvation.”
This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel, says: “In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength
LORD, be gracious to us; we long for you. Be our strength every morning, our salvation in time of distress.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak.
but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
The LORD will guide you always; he will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail.
LORD, my strength and my fortress, my refuge in time of distress
“Do not be afraid, you who are highly esteemed,” he said. “Peace! Be strong now; be strong.” When he spoke to me, I was strengthened and said, “Speak, my lord, since you have given me strength.”
The Sovereign LORD is my strength; he makes my feet like the feet of a deer, he enables me to tread on the heights.
“I will strengthen Judah and save the tribes of Joseph. I will restore them because I have compassion on them.
I will strengthen them in the LORD and in his name they will live securely,” declares the LORD.
An angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him.
Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it increased in numbers.
Judas and Silas, who themselves were prophets, said much to encourage and strengthen the believers.
Yet he did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God,
1 Corinthians 14:3
But the one who prophesies speaks to people for their strengthening, encouraging and comfort.
18 I pray that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in his holy people, 19 and his incomparably great power for us who believe. That power is the same as the mighty strength 20 he exerted when he raised Christ from the dead and seated him at his right hand in the heavenly realms,
I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being
I can do all things through him who gives me strength.
We continually ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all the wisdom and understanding that the Spirit gives 10 so that you may live a life worthy of the Lord and please him in every way: bearing fruit in every good work, growing in the knowledge of God, 11 being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience, 12 and giving joyful thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of his holy people in the kingdom of light.
6 So then, just as you received Christ Jesus as Lord, continue to live your lives in him, 7 rooted and built up in him, strengthened in the faith as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
1 Thessalonians 3:13
May he strengthen your hearts so that you will be blameless and holy in the presence of our God and Father when our Lord Jesus comes with all his holy ones.
2 Thessalonians 2:16-17
16 May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, 17 encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word.
2 Thessalonians 3:3
But the Lord is faithful, and he will strengthen you and protect you from the evil one.
1 Timothy 1:12
I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has given me strength, that he considered me trustworthy, appointing me to his service.
2 Timothy 4:17
But the Lord stood at my side and gave me strength
Hebrews 11:32-38 And what more shall I say? I do not have time to tell about Gideon, Barak, Samson and Jephthah, about David and Samuel and the prophets, 33 who through faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, and gained what was promised; who shut the mouths of lions, 34 quenched the fury of the flames, and escaped the edge of the sword; whose weakness was turned to strength; and who became powerful in battle and routed foreign armies.
Do not be carried away by all kinds of strange teachings. It is good for our hearts to be strengthened by grace, not by eating ceremonial foods, which is of no benefit to those who do so.