Samuel Bagster's Famous Daily Devotions for Morning and Evening, August 1.

August 1


The fruit of the Spirit is ... faith. Gal 5:22

By grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God. Eph. 2:8

Without faith it is impossible to please him. Heb. 11:6

He that believeth on him is not condemned: but he that believeth not is condemned already, because he hath not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God. John 3:18

Lord, I believe; help thou mine unbelief. Mark 9:24

Whoso keepeth his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him. I John 2:5

Faith worketh by love. Gal. 5:6

Faith without works is dead. James 2:20

We walk by faith, not by sight. II Cor. 5:7

I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me. Gal. 2:20

Whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though now ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory; receiving the end of your faith, even the salvation of your souls. I Pet. 1:8, 9


The Lord is very pitiful, and of tender mercy. James 5:11

Like as a father pitieth his children, so the Lord pitieth them that fear him. Psa. 103:13

The LORD is gracious and full of compassion. He will ever be mindful of his covenant. Psa. 111:4, 5

He that keepeth thee will not slumber. Behold, he that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep. Psa. 121:3, 4

As an eagle stirreth up her nest, fluttereth over her young, spreadeth abroad her wings, taketh them, beareth them on her wings: so the Lord alone did lead him, and there was no strange god with him. Deut. 32:11, 12

His compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness. Lam. 3:22, 23

Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and he healed their sick. Matt. 14:14

The same yesterday, and to day, and for ever. Heb. 13:8

The very hairs of your head are all numbered. Are not two sparrows sold for a farthing? and one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father. Fear ye not therefore. Matt. 10:30, 29, 31

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