She girds herself with strength,
And strengthens her arms. – NKJV
Strength is defined as the quality or state of being strong. It is also defined as a good or beneficial quality or attribute of a person or thing. Husbands, your wife is your good and beneficial quality and attribute.
The Hebrew word for strength used in this verse is ‘oz, and it means might, strength, power, security. It is both material or physical, as well as personal or social or political.
The Hebrew word for strengthen used in in this verse is ‘amats, and it means to be strong, alert, courageous, brave, stout, bold, solid, hard.
She draws on her strength
and reveals that her arms are strong. – HCSB
She is energetic and strong,
a hard worker. – NLT
How briskly she girds herself to the task,
how tireless her arms are. – KNOX
Prayer for wife: Father, I thank you that my wife has strength, that she is my good and beneficial quality and attribute. I thank you that she is energetic and that she briskly girds herself to any task that is before her. I thank you that she has personal and social strength and security. I thank you that she is secure in who she is because she knows who she is in Jesus. I thank you that she is strong in you and in your power. I thank you that she is strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. I thank you that she is strong and very courageous, because her courage comes from you.