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

August 6


Whom the Lord loveth he correcteth. Prov. 3:12

See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand. Deut. 32:39

I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the LORD, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end. Jer. 29:11

My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD. Isa. 55:8

I will allure her, and bring her into the wilderness, and speak comfortably unto her. Hos. 2:14

As a man chasteneth his son, so the LORD thy God chasteneth thee. Deut. 8:5

Now no chastening for the present seemeth to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yieldeth the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them which are exercised thereby. Heb. 12:11

Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, that he may exalt you in due time. I Pet. 5:6

I know, O LORD, that thy judgments are right, and that thou in faithfulness hast afflicted me. Psa. 119:75


The earth is the Lord's, and the fulness thereof. Psa. 24:1

She did not know that I gave her corn, and wine, and oil, and multiplied her silver and gold. Therefore will I return, and take away my corn in the time thereof, and my wine in the season thereof, and I will recover my wool and my flax. Hos. 2:8, 9

All things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee. For we are strangers before thee, and sojourners, as were all our fathers: our days on the earth are as a shadow, and there is none abiding. O LORD our God, all this store ... cometh of thine hand, and is all thine own. I Chron. 29:14-16

Of him, and through him, and to him, are all things: to whom be glory for ever. Amen. Rom. 11:36

The living God ... giveth us richly all things to enjoy. I Tim. 6:17

Every creature of God is good, and nothing to be refused, if it be received with thanksgiving; for it is sanctified by the word of God and prayer. I Tim. 4:4, 5

My God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus. Phil. 4:19

August 6