February 2016 Quotes

Quotes February 2016

The purpose of good works isn’t to change us or save us; rather, it’s the demonstration of the change within us. AW Tozer

The primary struggles of life [are] suffering and sin. Suffering is the trouble that comes *at* us. Sin is the trouble that comes *out of* us. Ed Welch

The scandal of the evangelical mind is that there is not much of an evangelical mind. Mark Noll

Truth and love can go together. Truth and love *must* go together. Scott Sauls

You can safely assume that you’ve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do. —ANNE LAMOTT

The preacher must feel what he preaches. It must never be with him an easy thing to deliver a sermon. Charles H Spurgeon

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble. Helen Keller

The first fresh hour of every morning should be dedicated to the Lord, whose mercy gladdens it with golden light C.H. Spurgeon

If a man cannot be a Christian where he is, he cannot be a Christian anywhere. Henry Ward Beecher

When you observe that the fire in your room is getting dull, you do not always put on more coal, but simply stir with the poker; so God often uses the black poker of adversity in order that the flames of devotion may burn more brightly. Arthur W. Pink

I know He tries me only to increase my faith, and that is all in love. Well, if He is glorified, I am content. J Hudson Taylor

Is it not wonderful news to believe that salvation lies outside of ourselves? Martin Luther

When we have led them to the living waters, if we muddy it by our filthy lives, we may lose our labor, and they be never the better. Richard Baxter

We love because he first loved us. 1 John 4:19

There is little virtue in the beauty which calls attention to itself; modest beauty is the last to extol its own charms. CH Spurgeon

If we are proud of our talents we betray our lack of gratitude to God. John Calvin

God’s Word is true whether we believe it or not. Human unbelief cannot alter the character of God. A.W. Tozer

God is His own interpreter, and He will make it plain. William Cowper

Preachers, a crowd foolish enough to worship you is fickle enough to kill you. Dennis Corle

We don’t believe it because Calvin taught it. We believe it because Matthew, Mark, Luke and John taught it. C.H. Spurgeon

To the child of God, there is no such thing as an ‘accident’. A.W. Tozer

This world is not our heaven, our hope, or our home. John Dickerson

He knows the way He taketh, even if for the moment we do not. J.I. Packer

Worry is putting question marks where God has put periods. John R Rice

As the fear of God is the beginning of wisdom, so the denial of God is the height of foolishness R.C. Sproul

Full of evil as Satan is, he is not idle. A lazy man commits one more sin than the devil himself. C. H. Spurgeon

I don’t so much pray that my death will be without pain, but that it will be without doubt. John Piper

Ministry that costs nothing, accomplishes nothing. John Jowett

Does my heart and life bear the brand of the cross? Has cost me something to follow Jesus? Alan Redpath