Bible Verses for Strength
Whenever you feel like you don't have the strength to endure or carry on, or if you're uncertain if you can complete the tasks God has placed before you, you can find Bible verses for strength that will assure you that God is there to provide you with the strength you need.
If you're looking for scripture for strength to encourage yourself or someone else, you will find some excellent bible quotes below. We have diligently searched the Scriptures to find the best 20 verses we could find on the subject of strength. Read them all and let them be rooted in your heart.
Find strength in Gods word, and let him walk with you.
Scripture About Strength
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
ESV, Philippians 4:13
Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.
For the Lord your God is he who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies, to give you the victory.
But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me. For the sake of Christ, then, I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities. For when I am weak, then I am strong.
2 Corinthians 12:9-10
But they who wait for 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.
Be strong, and let your heart take courage, all you who wait for the Lord!
Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.
1 Corinthians 16:13
Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.
The Lord is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation; this is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.
Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
Finally, be strong in the Lord and in the strength of his might.
Both riches and honor come from you, and you rule over all. In your hand are power and might, and in your hand it is to make great and to give strength to all.
1 Chronicles 29:12
Wisdom gives strength to the wise man more than ten rulers who are in a city.
Seek the LORD and his strength; seek his presence continually!
1 Chronicles 16:11
whoever speaks, as one who speaks oracles of God; whoever serves, as one who serves by the strength that God supplies--in order that in everything God may be glorified through Jesus Christ. To him belong glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.
1 Peter 4:11
And not frightened in anything by your opponents. This is a clear sign to them of their destruction, but of your salvation, and that from God.
Behold, God is mighty, and does not despise any; he is mighty in strength of understanding.
For you equipped me with strength for the battle; you made those who rise against me sink under me.
2 Samuel 22:40
God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble.
And Hannah prayed and said, "My heart exults in the LORD; my strength is exalted in the LORD. My mouth derides my enemies, because I rejoice in your salvation.
2 Samuel 2:1
What do these Bible verses for strength teach us?
One thing that we really find clearly conveyed in the Bible verses for strength that we have selected is that the source of a Christian's strength is from God and in God. When he is with us and behind us on any task to which he has sent us, God will equip us with his strength--a strength that the Bible describes as greater than any other in the entire universe.
There is not any person or any spiritual power that can stand up to the God who created the universe.
There are times when we may feel like we do not have the strength needed to carry on. And Jesus can probably relate to us on this since he struggled in the garden before the crucifixion, praying in turmoil to his Father. Yet, God gave him the strength to carry on. He will do the same for us.
Related Prayers and Scripture
Here are some more prayers and bible verses you might be interested in.
Prayers for Strength
Bible Verses for Encouragement
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