Abraham Lincoln's Favorite Devotionals

January 7

Joint-Heir with Christ

If children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ. Romans 8:17

Pronounce me, gracious God, thy son;
Own me an heir divine;
I'll pity princes on the throne,
When I can call thee mine:
Sceptres and crowns unenvied rise,
And lose their lustre in mine eyes.