Sweet Quotes That Help Me Grow Closer To King Jesus 12…
If I am to love like Jesus loved,
my ravenous craving for a trouble-free life
The Bible is an earthy, realistic, grounded book.
The Bible is a heavenly, Spiritual, eternal book.
Neither reality nullifies the other.
Jared C. Wilson
Buddha’s dying words were, “Strive without ceasing.”
Jesus’ were, “It is finished.”
Give me Jesus.
means I stop connecting every experience, every conversation,
In fact, I stop thinking about myself.
is not accepting my own self-expression
but accepting the self-expression of God through Jesus Christ.
Faith is like an empty, open hand
stretched out towards God,
with nothing to offer
and everything to receive.
“When we were still weak… Christ died for the ungodly.
“When we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5)
Savoring these words.
The greatest challenge facing the church in the West
is not persecution from the world,
but seduction by the world.
does not come from the absence of storms,
but from the presence of Jesus in the storm.
Joni Earacksen Tada
Husbands lead best
when they serve the most.
isn’t to puff up yourself,
but to build up your family.
What has the world done for you,
that you love it so much?
Robert Murray McCheyne
Pray over every word and verse…
and the word of God will be meat indeed,
and drink indeed
unto your souls.
The lack of joy in your life
is due to your lack of mission.
Whenever you are about to do anything
in a great hurry,
pause and pray.
“Our preaching is not the reason the Word works.
The Word is the reason our preaching works.”
H.B. Charles Jr.
Adam launched a ‘meet you at the top’ philosophy of life.
Jesus Christ says to the world,
‘I’ll meet you at the bottom.’
Our blessed Lord,
though he was the eternal God,
yet as man,
he made the scriptures his constant rule and guide.
Trouble and perplexity drive us to prayer,
and prayer driveth away trouble and perplexity.
Philip Melancthon, 1497–1560
that God’s Word feeds our souls
will be heard
in the words that come from our mouths.
Legalism is doing something to earn your salvation.
Discipline is doing something because it’s a good in and of itself.
“It is a mistake to think that
is the same as
actually going somewhere.”
When your spouse sins against you,
don’t take their actions too personal.
Remember, you’re not the most offended person in the room.
“You can’t live on amusement.
It is the froth on water—
an inch deep and then the mud.”
A man learns to preach
by learning to acquire confidence,
not in himself,
but in his cause,
and in him in whose name he speaks.
May Jesus never have to say this to us:
“Your mistake is that you don’t know the Scriptures,
and you don’t know the power of God.” Mark 12:24
“Those who know your name
put their trust in you,
for you, O Lord,
have not forsaken
those who seek you.” (Psalm 9:10)
Know, trust, seek Him.
You don’t let flies on your food
so don’t let negative thoughts on your day.
They’ll lay eggs of depression.
Shoo them off with God’s Word!
“It is in absolute and loving surrender
to the will of the Lord
that the secret of true rest and peace
Teaching is poor work
when love is gone,
it is like a smith working without fire,
or a builder without mortar.