“Never talk to a man about God until you have talked to God about that man.” – Pastor Tom Messer
“In our private prayers and in our public services,we are forever asking God to do things that He either has already done or cannot do because of our unbelief…” – A. W. Tozer
“There are many ‘separated from the world’ Christians who are not ‘separated from themselves’ Christians.” – Unknown
“Many want to do God’s work but are unable, because of the ‘flesh’ in their lives.” – Miles Stanford
“Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil.” – Often attributed to C.S. Lewis
“It is a mistake to measure spiritual maturity merely by the presence of gifts. By themselves they are an inadequate basis for a man’s lasting influence to God. They may be present and they may be valuable, but the Spirit’s object is something far greater — to form Christ in us through the working of the cross. His goal is to see Christ inwrought in believers. So it is not merely that a man does certain things or speaks certain words, but that he is a certain kind of man. He himself is what he preaches. Too many want to preach without being the thing themselves, but in the long run it is what we are, and not simply what we do or say, that matters with God; and the difference lies in the formation of Christ within.” -Watchman Nee
So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading.
“You see things; and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say ‘Why not?'” – George Bernard Shaw
This poem was written by Lisa Kotvas, missionary to the Deaf at Efata Ministries in Lima, Peru. The quoted comments were actual statements made by parents of Peruvian Deaf children. Precious in His Sight A child is...
“Prayer does not fit us for the greater work; prayer is the greater work.” ― Oswald Chambers