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CHRISTIAN QUOTES

If you would like to submit a Christian quote for this page, please e-mail it to me, John Gilson, at johngilson@rogers.com. We appreciate your contributions to this page. This page is updated at least once a month. In each update, all additions will be placed at the beginning of these quotes.

John


Today's Quote

Thank you Jolene Gruber for submitting these quotes:

God has no Facebook but I'm still his friend
God has no phone but I still talk to him
God has no twitter but I still follow him

His death is...
Our life
Our sins
Because of us

The ABCs..
Always
Be
Caring

HEAVEN
Holy
Exciting
Amazing
Victorious
Everlasting
Never-Ending


Here is a list of quotes from Pastor Lisa Coots of Arkansas that have passed through her hands during her ministry.

NOTES FROM MAMA’S BIBLE

I've traded everything in for my mansion.

The things Christians have in common are more important than our differences.

Looking ahead is a good way to keep from falling behind.

When love overcomes hate, and faith overcomes fear, the world will be a better place.

The devil has three old maids: Miss-understanding, Miss-interpret, and Miss-representation.

Come ye apart" before you come apart.

You can't have a crop on the mountain top if you do your planting in the valley.

The church is not a museum for Christians, but it is a hospital for sinners.

Our future is as secure as God's promises.

We are created for two worlds, and this world is the short end of the stick.

The Bible is the only book ever written where the author is present every time it is read.

People spend their health trying to make a fortune, then spend their fortune trying to get their health back.

Sooner or later life demands payment for the privilege of living.

We have a great need for Christ, but we have a great Christ for our need.

Blessed is the man who when he has nothing to say, says nothing.

We should believe our beliefs and doubt our doubts, instead of believing our doubts and doubting our beliefs.

Heaven is a bargain whatever the cost.

You can do more after you pray, but you can't do more than pray until you pray.

Gods transmitter is perfect, but man’s receiver is defective.

It's not your position that matters, but your disposition.

You can tell the size of your God by looking at the size of your worry list. The longer your list, the smaller your God.


Prayer is not a "spare wheel" that you pull out when in trouble. It is a "steering wheel" that directs the right path throughout the journey.

Often when we lose hope and think this is the end, GOD smiles from above and says, "Relax, it's just a bend, not the end!

When GOD solves your problems, you have faith in HIS abilities; when GOD doesn't solve your problems HE has faith in your abilities.

When you pray for others, God listens to you and blesses them, and sometimes, when you are safe and happy, remember that someone has prayed for you.

WORRYING does not take away tomorrow's TROUBLES, it takes away today's PEACE.


In Titanic... Rose told her love... she would never let go... God tells us He will never let go. Rose... failed her love. God will never fail His love.

God is the potter, we are the clay!

~ Jennifer Frense ~


My name is Roshonda Adams-Bourgeois, and I would like to submit the following quotes:

God never gives us more than we can bear we just sometimes take on more
than our share.

Satan can't block our view when God is seeing us through.

Always thank God for his breakthrough and not allowing Satan's breakdown.

Everyone isn't able but God is.

Many of us are losing a winning battle because it isn't ours to begin with. It's the Lord's.

Just a little walk with Jesus prepares us to run this race of life endurance for God.

No one can ever take your kindness for weakness if you are killing them with it.
Proverbs 25:21,22

Put God first and your soul will never thirst.

Satan came to steal kill and destroy but thank God for his darling son Jesus who came to heal fulfill and bring everlasting Joy.

Bad things may happen in 3's but also good things like The Father, The Son, and The Holy Spirit

Count your blessings and not your problems because who needs the added
stress.


The following quotes were submitted by Robert Dean Steel, a minister and radio personality on AM 930 the Light in Edmonton, Alberta. He has written over 650 insightful thoughts and quotes and can be found at www.insightandencouragement.blogspot.com.

Knowledge and education is the key to man's success, wisdom and fear of the Lord is God's key to success.

The person who succeeds in their dreams is the person who has the imagination of God.

Never let another tell you how you should believe or serve the Lord. This is strictly a work of the Holy Spirit.
 
The priceless love of God was shown in the value of the gift of His son.

Hope is putting faith to work when doubting is easier.

Hope is confidence in God's ability and not man's inability.

Patience is the hardest fruit of the Spirit to exhibit in a time of waiting.

The Bible teaches that God owns the cattle on a thousand hills. The problem is most Christian have become vegetarians.

Jesus stated, "I am the way" in John 14:6. The problem today is most are not asking for directions.

Only a fool thinks the good times will never end.

As the caterpillar struggles to free itself from the cocoon to become a butterfly, Prayer through struggle frees the soul, mind and spirit to the beauty of divine presence and love.

There will always be famine after a time of prosperity. It is here you learn to trust God and yourself.

The Bible teaches that a merry heart does God like a medicine so laugh yourself back to health.

True fruitfulness in life happens when you stay connected to God.

It takes more faith to believe in evolution than God.

Wisdom flourishes when men seek after God. It dies when they seek after themselves.

Storing treasures in heaven means no bank fees.

~ Robert Dean Steel ~


No matter what your blood type A to O negative, if you need a blood transfusion Jesus blood is Universal. ~ Kenneth T. Grimes


Here are two quotes written and submitted by Aymar Albert Ramirez:

I ain't no hippie but I do have peace.

Life is Good because Jesus is Awesome.


Here are some quotes submitted by Dalinda Powell:

Put God into the equation and watch everything balance out.

God is the ultimate superhero! The road to your promised land may be bumpy, but it is worth every mile if you're riding on the cape of your superhero.

Life is like an open book test. We have access to all the answers through our study guide. But in order to ace the test, we have to be familiar with the text.

We all ride the waves of life. Some waves come crashing down on us. And some take us high above the horizon. But we wave riders all have one goal in common and that to reach the shore before we drown. I don't know about you, but I can't ride the waves without my surf board.

Please visit Dalinda's website at www.faithfriendsandfruitloops.blogspot.com


The following quotes were submitted by Jean Johnson:

Life is a suitcase and salvation is the vacation where we unpack all are junk.

Christians need to be more like stick people. That way they are more easily broken.

Meekness is a measurement of one's strength in time of adversity.

To be an instrument in God's orchestra we must be tuned into Him daily.

Life insurance is terminal. Life assurance is eternal.

Defeat is just an opportunity for God to carry you across the finish line.

Life is like a loaf of bread. It doesn't matter who kneads it. It's all in who raises it up to feed thousands.


The devil subtracts and divides. God, the Father, Creator of all things in Heaven and on earth adds and multiples. ~ Deborah Williams


Here are several thoughtful quotes from Frank Johnson:

Soul-er energy is a renewable resource, as long as you stay in the Son.

An arrow is only as accurate as the one drawing the bow. As the accuracy of the Bible will one day strike the hearts of all men and bow the knee of all nations.

The conflict begins in the mind. The war is fought in our hearts. However the battle is won when we surrender.

People are like grapes? some are sweet and some are sour. However unless you are a raisin you have never been touch by the Son.

Temptation is like an itch that the devil will scratch, to make us feel better about our sins.

The soles of your feet carry the Good News to the souls of men.

Jesus started the Red Cross. However He didn't give a pint, He gave it all.

There are many books to read. But only one is written in Red.

Through our disgrace He provided grace. Through his faithfulness He gives us hope and in His presence we receive His gift.

Jesus took all our imperfections and through his intersession our Father in heaven sees not our imperfectioness but His Son's righteousness!

The Cross was temporary. The grave was for a moment. And the resurrection is forever.

If God was to run a classified ad, would your resume qualify you for the position?

If we treated the Bible like our favorite food, we would gain so much.

The water only gets deep when you take your eyes off of Jesus.

God's love began in the womb and was multiplied in the tomb.

If you say you have humility you are only four letters from humiliation.

Friendships are built over time. However a true relationship begins at the foot of the Cross.

Jesus was born sinless so that we might sin less.

The word of God is life's dictionary that gives it definition.

The Bible is your Fathers toolbox He can fix anything.

The law will imprison you. However grace will set you free.

~ Frank Johnson ~


The following quotes were submitted by Tom Anglin. Tom and his wife Tammy are pastors of The Bridge Church of WNC (www.bridgewnc.org).

Not only has Satan blinded the eyes of the unbelieving world, he has dried the eyes of the Casual Church!

Take heart true follower of Jesus, for even when by all appearance, you seem to be losing, you are still winning! Consider the Cross of Jesus Christ!

To get out of a survival mode, you must get out of a survival mind!" (See Romans 12:2)

No guts, no Gospel!
The Gospel has never been and never will be gutless! Got guts?

THE WORD OF GOD: Study it hard. Preach it simple.

If your Christianity is not altared, your Christianity will eventually become altered!

TODAY is the first day of the rest of your life! Start it off, walk it strong, live it up, pray it through, make it count, fill it up, work it out, with JESUS! ~ Tom Anglin

If another great awakening in America is the hope for America, then we American Christians must be willing to exchange our entertainment for intercession! ~Tom Anglin

Distractions are only distractions when you consider them more thought worthy than your goal! ~Tom Anglin (See Matthew 14:28-31)

The people that are closest to the heart of Jesus, are also the closest to each other. ~Tom Anglin

If we will work on our walk, our walk will work wonders in our world." See 1 John 2:6 ~Tom Anglin

Jesus is still all He has ever been and He always is all He will ever be!!
Happy is the one who walks in this truth! ~Tom Anglin

1 Kings 18:21: Elijah went before the people and said, "How long will you waver between two opinions? If the LORD is God, follow him; but if Baal is God, follow him." But the people said nothing.
One of the clearest indications that a person's heart is divided and lukewarm is seen in neutrality when it comes to speaking up for truth! .... "BUT THE PEOPLE SAID NOTHING." ~Tom Anglin


This is from Billy Graham, at age 92: "The older generation may have a
hard time keeping up with the younger, but let's remember that as long
as we are still breathing, we are leading the way."

Submitted by Betsy McAllister


God's LOVE is like a juice fruit that you can't describe or say how tasty or wonderful it is. ~ Monic Izaguirre ~


Yesterday is a memory, Today is blessed. I am blessed and filled with the Holy Spirit and ready to meet Tomorrow.

We are truly blessed and highly favored,  covered in the love, grace and mercy of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. One is All and All is One. AMEN!

Deborah Williams, Georgia


Hi I'm Jo, just thought I'd share these quotes :)

Tomorrow's Forecast: God reigns and the Son shines!

God answers knee-mail!

Smile, Jesus loves Y-O-U!!! :)

DOG spelt backwards is still a man's best friend!


God has the plan, Man has the problem, the Bible has the solution. ~ Dewey Aaron


God is my Pilot, Jesus is my co-Pilot, I am just a passenger filled with the Holy Spirit. All is One and One is All. ~ Deborah Wiliams, Atlanta Ga.


To fall in love with God is the greatest romance; to seek Him the greatest adventure; to find Him, the greatest achievement. ~ Augustine of Hippo


One of the biggest mistakes we can make is assuming the length of a person's life based on outward appearances. - Glen Caneel


My name is Eko Nugroho from Indonesia, and here is a quote I would like to share:

God has no Phone, but I talk to Him. He has no Facebook, but He is still my friend. He does not have a Twitter, but I still follow Him.


Place your hand over your heart. Feel that? That's called PURPOSE. You're alive for a reason. Don't forget it! Make God that purpose ~ Ruby G.

Spend less time on Facebook, and more time with His Book. ~ Rudy G.


Time spent trying to prove GOD's existence is time wasted, but time spent letting GOD prove His existence to you is time well cherished! ~  Salisha (Sally) Wheeler, Arkansas


The following quotes were submitted by Annette Hayward:

Watch out – you are always being watched…by Jesus!

Want to feel overwhelmed – see what the Lord has made!

God’s opinion of you is the only one that counts – you can count on that!

Stop complaining about everything that is happening in the world today – God has already conquered the world.

Do not take over God’s work! Stop judging people.

When I say I am a Christian – I'm still not perfect!

We can walk on water but only if we believe!

To avoid accidents in your life... let God be the driver!

God has given us two feet but they cannot go in different directions.

Clean your own window before looking out – it beautifies your view.

You are a winner if Jesus knows your name and it is written in the Book of Life!

Read your Bible … it is your Basic Instruction Before Leaving Earth!

The Bible is our compass... always giving the right direction.

Live clean and live right as you might be the only Bible someone reads.

Take the “me,me,me” out of you and you shall will be able to see God.

God is THE ONLY ONE that can save us from drowning.

If you feel your hourglass is running empty…let God turn you around.

Lay your hand on the sick – God has given us the power to do so.

The Power of Prayer – it solves so many problems.

Please God – praise Him for your many blessings.

Is the huge bag of the past you are carrying holding you down? God has a special bin for that bag - hand it over!

A healthy soul has courage and hope in times of fear.

You want to start a race - rush each morning to meet the grace of God.

Everyone has one or other idol – mine is Jesus!

You can cut, chip, burn or saw a tree but it will still grow – that is the way the Lord made us.

Be the difference you want to see in life through Jesus Christ.

When life knocks you down, stand up and say “Bring-it-on!” I have Jesus on my side!

You never have nothing to give! Everyone can give a prayer.

A fork in the road should not confuse the righteous.

When Jesus was crucified, He was placed, not on the right side nor on the left, but in the CENTRE!

Work for Jesus, but be like a tin of Coke that has been shaken!

With Jesus holding you together – how can you unravel?

Become a builder and build an intimate relationship with God and good relations with thy neighbour.

Are your batteries flat - contact Jesus for a recharge!

Never fear when God is near.

~ Annette Hayward ~


There is no CHRISTmas without CHRIST. ~ Randell Massie


My name is Natalie Gutium from Moldova. I am 20 years old and I am . I came up with the following quote while I was on Facebook and saw some of my "friends" life styles. One minute they would say that they love God with all their heart, the other minute they'd swear and act like they never knew Him.

You would HATE sin, if you really LOVE God ~ Natalie Gutium


Jesus never said: "Get a life!" He said "Lose your life for my sake..."

Mark 8:35: For whosoever will save his life shall lose it; but whosoever shall lose his life for my sake and the gospel's, the same shall save it.

~ Dave (aka lambsev) ~


Don't be surprised that your Walk with God is not always perfect. The Bible says that we all fall short of the glory of God.~ Soane Fisiiahi

Why do you still doubt God now when he never failed you before? (Ex 14:14) ~ Soane Fisiiahi


My name is Althea from South Africa. Jesus means the below to me:

J - Just
E - Emmanuel
S - Saves
U- Understands
S - Sanctifies


My name is Vinod Panthigi. I am from Pune, India and these are some quotes by Pastor Alistar of our Vineyard Workers Church in Pune during one of the Sunday services.

1) God has not purchased us with the perishable things like gold or silver, but by the eternal blood of His Son Jesus.

2) God created the universe in 6 days yet did not sweat. But for the restoration / salvation of man He had to shed His blood.

3) The story of Jesus does not end on the cross but begins there.


Seven days without prayer makes one weak.

or

Seven days without God makes one weak.


The following quote from Corrie Ten Boom was submitted by Linda Lee Appi. She says Corrie is one of her favourite people and the quote is one of her favourites.

Forgiveness is an act of the will, and the will can function regardless of the temperature of the heart. — Corrie Ten Boom

Here are some other quotes from Linda:

Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire? — Corrie Ten Boom

Pray often, for prayer is a shield to the soul, a sacrifice to God. and a scourge for Satan. — John Bunyan

Fight the good fight of faith; not just for the prize at the end of the race, but treasures all along the way.


The following quotes were written and submitted by Chris Thomas, founder of Anchored Hope Ministries at www.anchoredhopeministries.com.

God does not put obstacles in our path so we can remove them but for us to depend on Him to remove them.

What God says, is; what God promises, will.

When you see a rock, God sees water.

Going forward when the going gets tough is not a test of how tough you are but how strong your faith is.


Everyone has pluses and minuses, it's how you put them into the equation that makes a difference. ~ Dalinda Powell

Enjoy a visit to Dalinda's blog at www.faithfriendsandfruitloops.blogspot.com


I may not know what the future holds for me, but I know who holds the future. And because He is on my right side, I will not be shaken. ~ Kofi Namoah


Two quotes from Frank Johnson:

Grace is the invitation. Faith is the response and life is the Gift received ~ Frank Johnson

LOVE
Love is Jesus leaving heaven. Love is Jesus being Obedient to his father. Love is Jesus' Victory over death giving us Eternal life through LOVE. ~ Frank Johnson


The following two quotes were submitted by Joshua Blevins:

Absolute surrender is not about me getting closer to God, but allowing God to get closer to me. ~Josh Blevins

If we cease becoming broken over our sin, it’s not because our sin doesn’t exist, it’s because our hearts have become calloused to its existence. ~Josh Blevins


Don't worry about what people think, worry about what God knows. ~ Marlo Freeman


Hello, my name is Theresa and just thought I would share this quote I found inspiring for my Christian walk:

A Soul without prayer is like lungs with no air.

The power of God is present to Heal ~ Suzette Hattingh


This quote was submitted by Glen J. Caneel. He also has a website called The Renewed Mind at www.mychangedmind.com. Here is one of the quotes from a devotional he wrote:

We are all equal before God – either in Adam or in Christ.

Glen J. Caneel


The following quotes were submitted by Frank Johnson:

Christians are like letters in the mail. We are all sent out into the world with the Message. However if we never open up our letters, the Word will never be revealed to the world.

A snapshot of life is just a negative unless its developed and brought into the Light, whom is Christ Jesus.

There is no separation of race religion or color when God recycles souls. We are all placed in the same container and picked up at the curb.

We will all receive the invitation to be saved. But it is up to us to RSVP.

A letter is like a soul it can only be delivered.


Give me all you've got, and I'll give you all I've got." ~ Dianne Legault ~ Inspired by God


The quality of your service to God does not depend on the position or task you have, but it depends how great is God in your life. ~ BJ Acebo of JIL Church Milan


Hi, I'm Kaylea and I'm 13 years old. Just thought I'd share with you some cool phrases I've found:

When I die, I want my grave marker to say, "Is chillin' with Jesus."

When you feel you're "drowning" in life's situations, don't worry. Your life guard walks on water. Jesus will save you!


The following quotes were submitted by Frank Johnson:

To stay fit in the faith we must Cross train daily.

The Cross you carry is a measurement of your faith.

Heaven and Hell are both free. But only one has a return policy. Jesus Christ

Humility is an opportunity for God to raise you up to sit with kings.

The souls of your feet are fingerprints of the path you're on.

Sometimes I feel like a circuit breaker. I am always tripping but Jesus is always there to reset me.

The Bible is like an artist brush. It will hold many colors. But if the colors are never applied to the canvas of life to create a masterpiece it will never spring forth life.


ASAP

Always
Say
A
Prayer

Submitted by Rebecca


Sometimes you just have to "let go and let God" ~ Veronica Maganas


Hey my name is Jorge, Here are two quotes that I love and I just wanted to share them:

Our worse day with Christ is better than our best day without Him.

You cannot see faith, but you can see the footprints of the faithful. We must leave behind faithful footprints for others to follow.


Here are three quotes submitted by Frank Johnson:

The image in the mirror is the reflection of the Spirit within.

Without hope faith is impossible. However with faith hope is immeasurable.

Knowledge is an axe. But its wisdom that gives it its edge.


My name is Jason Paez from Los Angeles, CA. Here are some quotes that are on my mind:

God may change his directions, but never His Promises.

Never allow situations to define God. Situations may not be Good, but He still is.


I'm Rachel and thought of this quote this week. It seemed like everyone around me, including me, was having a not so good day.

Sometimes we get so caught up in life that we forget who gave it to us... and who gave it all for us.


Here are some quotes submitted by Richardson Kunju Kunju from India:

You can white wash sin but JESUS can truly wash it white.

My JESUS washed the feet of his disciples as no other Master or Guru
has done in the world -- such a great act of humbleness.

The BIBLE is the greatest treasure I have... more than all the amenities in
the world because it contains GOD's real spoken words.


In our trip called life, God is the destination, Jesus is the road to God, and the Holy Spirit is the GPS to guide us. We do run into road construction that can detour us, but we must get past the detours and back on the main road to get to our destination. ~ Paul Hoffman


Three things God has never seen:

     1. A person that has not sinned. (Romans 3:23)
     2. A sinner he does not love. (John 3:16)
     3. A sinner he cannot save. (Romans 10:13)

Submitted by Karlee, age 14.


My name is Olga RIpich and my favorite quotes are:

Pray, but only on days ending in "y".

Just remember I always answer my knee-mails. ~God

Your soul can ache, your heart can break, your confidence can shake, your smile can be fake, but your life is never a mistake.


The following two quotes were submitted by Shannen Dixon:

Faith is not knowing what the future holds, but knowing who holds the future.

A girl's heart should be so close to the Lord's that a man would have to seek after Him to find her.


This is Sushil R. K. from India. Here are some of the quotes which God gave to me when I was in the desperate hours:

Christian Life is like Travelling in a Train:
Name of the train : Heavenly Express
Reserved ticket : Salvation
Driver: Faith in Jesus
Ticket Collector: Holy Spirit
Co-passengers: Angels
Final Destination: Heaven. There in Heaven Jesus Christ has Prepared a Place for us to stay with him forever. . . Then what are you waiting for? Prepare yourself and also your loved ones to board the train and enjoy the journey. And reach Heaven with Complete JOY!

Here are some more quotes from Sushil:

Worldly people are BUSY. The full form of BUSY is:
Being
Under
Satan's
Yoke

Children of God are also BUSY.
Being
Under
Savior's
Yoke

Bible is not just the Religious book of Christians, but it is more than a Book: BIBLE is defined as:
Boosters
In
Believers Life
Leading to
Eternity

So whenever you're depressed or discouraged. . . Boost up your Inner Spirit with the Promises from the BIBLE.

Pray like :
~ Samuel in Childhood;
~ Shadrach, Meshach & Abednego & Timothy in Youth;
~ Simeon when you are Old;
~ David in Early Morning;
~ Daniel at Noon;
~ Paul & Silas at Midnight;
~ Peter when in Danger;
~ Hannah in Sorrow;
~ Job in Suffering & Sickness;
~ Stephen while Dying;
~ Eleazer When you start any Work;
~ Solomon when you Finish any Work;
and finally,
~ Pray like JESUS at All Times;
because
***PRAYER BRINGS VICTORY***

If JESUS can raise a Dead man named Lazarus, surely He can and He is Able to Raise the Dead Circumstances in your Life. Is anything too hard for the LORD? (Genesis 18:14)

The Bible says Noah's Ark was built by amateurs, where as history records the Titanic ship was built by professionals. The Ark sailed and survived the biggest floods mankind as ever known. . . But the Titanic Sank!
Let's put our trust in the best captain the world has ever known, the one who can take us out of the storms and floods to a safe land. . . He is JESUS, THE GREAT CAPTAIN of our Soul

I was crying when I had no shoes, but stopped when I saw a person having no legs. GOD has blessed us with so many things, the only thing we have to do is to COUNT them.


It wasn’t the rope nor the nails that kept Him on the cross, it was His love for you and I. ~The Lee family


Being Human is not an excuse to Sin. - Jeanie Tai


This is a quote I made up... I’m Jesly aged 16

If you submit yourself and
you LIVE for the LORD
you LONG for the LORD
your LIFE for the LORD
then you would surely LIVE LONG LIFE!


My name is Bri Lieb and I am a missionary in Haiti.

The smallest gesture can make the biggest difference when done from the heart!


Let Your Test be Your Testimony, and Your Mess be A Message...

My Pastor Allen Wood down here in Fresno California passed this wonderful quote on to me. So I am greatly honored to pass it on to you. :) ~ Tracy Delgadillo


Someone once asked Billy Graham “If Christianity is valid, why is there so much evil in the world?” To this the famous preacher replied, “With so much soap, why are there so many dirty people in the world? Christianity, like soap, must be personally applied if it is to make a difference in our lives.”


Live as though Christ died yesterday, rose from the grave today, and is coming back tomorrow. Submitted by Alina


Perhaps the greatest of all the delusions of mankind is that he can turn this world into something resembling Heaven, whilst living according to the moral code that resembles Hell ~ Pastor Warren Hicks


God let the devil live to challenge our faith. God lets us go into the dark so that we can find the light. God makes us people who can hate so we can be people who can love. God only wants the best for us. God is good. ~Tabitha Payne


The touch, the feel, the power, Jesus is the fabric of our lives". ~ Pamela Wilson

With every breathe I praise thee, with every step I thank thee, with every thought I worship thee, with everything I glorify YOU O Lord! ~ Pamela Wilson


I've got The Father on my side, Jesus Christ, The Holy Spirit and 2/3 of the angels... What do you think I'm going to do? Sit down and cry? ~ Leonard Ravenhill


Hi, my name is Sisca from Indonesia. My favourite quotes are:

GOOD - GOD = 0

CHRISTIAN - CHRIST = IAN (I Am Nothing)

If you are in trouble, don't say to GOD, "GOD I have a big problem" .. But say "Hey problem I have a big GOD" and everything will be all right :)


The following quotes were submitted by Shannon Taylor, age 16:

Love is a beautiful gift that God has graciously given me.

Jesus teaches us to follow Him through faith, not religion.

To sum up the entire bible we can conclude that God is love. To be apart of Him we must also love as He so loves us.

If you want to go down the right road in life you must remember that Jesus has the road map, not you.


Hell is God's final act of mercy. Those who refuse His gift of salvation and do not acknowledge that Jesus is the Messiah; will suffer more greatly by seeing the Glory of God (whom they can not bring themselves to bow down to); than being in hell itself. They would rather be in a Godless place than praise and believe in our one true Savior. ~ M. Greening


The following quotes were submitted by Yana Sahertian.

I'm not perfect, I don't want to be perfect, coz I can't be perfect... But God loves me as I am.. the imperfect one..

I never really cared about what others think of me, I only care what God sees in me.

There are so many things that God has done for me and you, and there are many to come also...

God's blessings are like newspapers, they are always new every morning.


Some wish to live within the sound of a chapel bell;
I wish to run a rescue mission within a yard of hell. ~ C.T. Studd


My name is Caitlin Griffon and I'm in high school. I recently went through a rough time. I drifted far from God, I referred to it as Fizzled Faith. I found this quote and it got me back on track:

Sin will take you farther than you wanted to go, keep you longer than you wanted to stay, and take more than you were ever willing to give.


God is the only doctor, that will never send you a bill. ~Submitted by Rosalinda Rossel


Be Where Your Feet Are, God Gave Them To You. ~Submitted by Russell Heeter, Minnesota


The following two quotes were submitted by Vladislav Kobzar:

WITHOUT GOD…our week would be: Sinday, Mournday, Tearsday, Wasteday, Thirstday, Fightday, Shatterday.

Seven days without God …makes one weak!!


Hey! I'm Leah Goode and here are some quotes of mine that I've tried to live by:

Christianity isn't about being perfect. It's about having your imperfections made beautiful in Christ.

The cross isn't just symbolic. It's a lifestyle.

When you fall into the wide path but realize your mistake and come back to the narrow path, Jesus doesn't rebuke you.. he says, "I missed you."

 


GAP - God Answers Prayer


In the stillness of this night I know God is watching over me. ~Jamie Stephens


Here are some quotes from Theo F. Baart:

Worshiping God is like singing a love song.

David, a man after God's own heart, sinned real bad and God forgave him, so wouldn't He forgive us too?

God is our rock of refuge, so let us come to him and find our refuge in him. He will care for us no matter what happened, it's never to late for God's refuge.
 
Theo F. Baart


My name is Shanté and I thought of this:

Jesus died for me, the least I can do is live for him.


Hi, my name is Courtney and I'm 14. Here is my quote I made up a few years ago:

Jesus stole my heart!


Until we finally realize we have absolutely no righteousness of our own in any form, that we are morally and spiritually bankrupt. Anything we might do thinking we have our own righteousness is a pretence and an insult to a Holy God. Until we realize that God came to us first and that we did not come to Him through any goodness of our own and that salvation is fully God's gift to us and that by grace through faith believing in our Lord Jesus Christ He gives us His own righteousness. Until we understand fully that God the Father can only be satisfied with what His Son did for us on the cross can we understand that serving Him is not appeasing Him but loving Him in worshipful gratitude and reverential humility. Only then can we begin to know how to serve Him in His strength and not our own.
~ Richard D. Teague


This is a scripture I do my best to live by:

Make it your ambition to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business and to work with your hands, just as we told you, so that your daily life may win the respect of outsiders and so that you will not be dependent on anybody. (1 Thessalonians 4:11-12 NIV)

~ Mary Jane Johnson


Two quotes from Crystal C.A Spence:

Never underestimate God. He works in mysterious ways. Keep believing He can instead of He can't. You'll see. I've seen Him do so much and He's always there.

TLC: The Lord Cares


Salvation is Free but it is not cheap. ~ Donald Gill


I just wanted to submit this quote, it was something God whispered to my heart during a downfall in my life. A time when I just needed to hear his voice, but in all my efforts I couldn't understand what he wanted me to hear during that storm. Then he told me something: "In the midst of all the heartache, anxiety, fears, wonder and guilt you'll hear me whispering to your soul."

That just really hit home with me.

~ Maddisen


One Man with God is a majority in this world, than one hundred million men without Him. ~ Abraham Israel


Just look for the symbols. They are everywhere! He hides nothing. Even the blind can see them! ~ Submitted by Brent Nazaroff


I'm Mckayla and here is my favorite quote:

Life is a maybe. Death is for sure. Sin is the cause. Christ is the cure.


Hey my name is Ebony, I am 15. Lately God has been doing a deep work in me, and sometimes I get frustrated that I'm not getting where I want to be as fast as I would like, but this quote always helps me to wait on God and to be happy in the journey that God is taking me on.

It is good to have an end to journey towards, but in the end it is the journey that matters.

And a little thing that helps me when things just seem to be taking over is

Your greatest storm God can calm. Your greatest heartbreak God can heal"


It’s one thing to believe in God, it’s another thing to believe God. ~ Submitted by Sally Formosa


You may be able to tear down this old outside of me, but the new inside cannot be torn! ~ Natalie Runyons Thornsberry, KY


Pray, Hope, and Don't Worry"- Padre Pio


Hi, I'm Bianca and I'm 12 and here are two quotes that I made up:

There is no hurt on earth that Heaven cannot heal

Prayer doesn't change things for you but it does change you for things.


It is better to live like a peasant in this world with Jesus in your life, than to live like a king without a care for your soul. – Marjorie Arevalo


The best antidote to fear is faith. The best antidote to despair is hope.

Hey! My name is Elizabeth Wilson. I'm 16 years old from Alabama. I want to put this quote on your website. This is my favorite verse in the bible.

"Obviously, I'm not trying to win the approval of people, but of God. If pleasing people were my goal, I would not be Christ's servant." (Galatians 1:10)


God does not call the qualified. He qualifies the called. ~ Jason Young ~


These are some quotations that I made.. and the credit goes to my Father.. these quotations came when I was having a tough time.. and somehow it strengthens me..

I'm one of a kind, I'm God's design.

When you pick yourself up you'll fall, when God picks you up, He'll catch you when you fall.

Walk with your head held high, because you are God's child.

The world may think you're handicapped, but God thinks you're perfect!

When there is nothing left in this world, there is always everything in Lord.

We are proud because our Father is the King of kings.

There is no mission impossible in God, everything is mission possible.

I am a princess, because my Father is a King.

Lost? don't worry, God will lead you back.

~ Yana Sahertian ~


The following quote were all submitted by Patrick Moore:

Jesus had no servants, yet they called Him Master. Had no degree, yet they called Him Teacher . Had no medicines, yet they called Him Healer. Had no army, yet kings feared Him. He won no military battles, yet He conquered the world. He committed no crime, yet they crucified Him. He was buried in a tomb, yet He lives today.

When your memories outnumber your dreams, you are sinning against Christ.

The first thing we sacrifice in any theological controversy is love.

Every believer is a ministry. ~ Pastor Dan Yeary

Don’t expect a thousand-dollar answer to a ten-cent prayer ~ Pastor Dan Yeary

To forgive but not forget is really to not forgive. (Pastor Dan Yeary)

Confession + Repentance = Forgiveness

Grace is the most profound and compelling evidence of the conversion of the human soul.

A graceless life is a Godless life.

When was the last time you gave God a gift that only benefited Him, without expecting anything in return? ~ Dr. Voddie Baucham

When Christians are persecuted for their faith, this is a sign of the genuineness of their salvation.

A man is justified (declared righteous before God) by faith alone, but not by a faith that is alone. Genuine faith will produce good deeds, but only faith in Christ saves. ~ Martin Luther

Seek the Lord in prayer for guidance and direction. Don't force anything. Allow God to open and shut the doors of opportunity. Your part is simply to obey. If He has planted this idea in your heart and is behind what you're doing, He is obligated by his own character to see it through. Remember this: God is responsible for all the consequences of your obedience. You are responsible for all the consequences of your disobedience. ~ Charles Stanley

The three secrets to successful ministry are; prayer, prayer and more prayer. ~ Billy Graham

To pray without action is hypocrisy. To act without prayer is pagan. ~ R. C. Sproul

The Power of prayer is not in the one who prays but in the one who hears it. ~ Max Lucado

We will never have time for prayer; we must make time. ~ Richard Foster

Behind every work of God you will always find some kneeling form. ~ D. L. Moody

Prayer may not change things for you but it will change you for things. ~ Vance Havner

The biggest single non-biblical aspect of American people today is lack of intercession or praying for others. ~ T. W. Hunt

When I stop praying the coincidences stop happening. ~ Corrie Ten Boom

It takes forty people to lead someone to Christ. The first thirty-nine think they did nothing; the last one thinks he did everything. ~ Billy Graham

The enemy always fights you the hardest when he knows God has something great in store for you. Joel Osteen

I was thinking about how people seem to read the Bible a whole lot more as they get older; then it dawned on me . . . they are cramming for their final. ~ George Carlin


You may be the only Bible some will ever read. (Mat. 5:16 Let your light so shine before men....)  ~ Submitted by Regeina Savage


Prayer is the key to the morning, and the lock at night. ~ John from Royse City, Texas


My name is Abby. I'm 18 and this is the quote I wrote:

He gave you the gift of life, the least you could do is make Him happy that He did.


I have the victory today by not allowing other people's actions to alter or determine mine! ~ Pamela Wilson


The following quotes were submitted by Keeyo. He says they are among his favorites.

Without perfect submission there is no blessed assurance. ~ Murray Gray

Listening to God is a firsthand experience... God invites you to vacation in His splendor. He invites you to feel the touch of His hand. He invited you to feast at His table. He wants to spend time with you. ~ Max Lucado

God cannot give us happiness and peace apart from Himself because it is not there-there is no such thing. ~ C.S. Lewis

Solitude liberates us from entanglements by carving out a space from which we can see ourselves and our situation before the Audience of One. Solitude provides the private place where we can take our bearings and so make God our North Star. ~ Os Guinness

Do not dwell upon your inner failings... Just do this: Bring your soul to the Great Physician - exactly as you are, even and especially at your worst moment ... for it is in such moments that you will most readily sense His healing power. ~ Teresa of Avila


When we are happy, He is the joy. When we need, He is the provider. When we are lonely, He is the comforter. When we cry, He is the strength. When we are weak, He is strong. When we are lost, He is the way. ~ Crystal C.A. Spence

Jesus will wipe away every tear. Jesus will be the light in the darkness of every fear. ~ Crystal C.A. Spence

Prayer is a free gift. We can pray to God anywhere, anytime. Jesus does always hears us. A gift no one can take away. ~ Crystal C.A. Spence


When someone asked me why I go to church I said, “I go to church to get away from myself” obviously to get closer to God and further away from focusing on the selfish me.

Fred Penny


The following quotes were submitted by Annette Hayward:

Be fishers of men even though some fish will fall out. Do not stop trying!

The Son takes away the darkness and gives light!

No matter what your problem is – don’t nurse it, don’t curse it, don’t rehearse it. Just call on God … he’ll reverse it.

Storms are only temporary – the Son always shines afterwards.

Don’t wonder if someone likes or love you … God always does!

Problems in your life? … Use the big 4: Prayer, Faith, Patience and Thanks-to-God.


My Dad is the Almighty yet I will stay humble, He is the Creator of the universe, the earth and every living thing on it. As a result I will not look down nor judge on any of His perfect creations.

My Father is full of Compassion, Kindness, Love, Gentleness, and unconditional  Mercy. Who am I to not have this for my fellow man, even in their time of trial? If God sees the heart of man, why do we look at the flesh and its weaknesses?

~ Bronwyn Baker ~


Here are two quotes submitted by P. G. Marin, Sr.

You’ll never know Christ is all you need until...
Christ is all you got! ~ Author unknown

When man begins to understand God’s Love he will learn to Love!
And when his love is understood, then there will be everlasting peace! ~ P. G. Marin, Sr.


God forgives us when we fail Him,
He never pushes us away.
As long as you devote your life to Christ,
In your heart He shall stay.

Faith is getting on your knees and thanking God for everything you need but don't have. ~ Emily Es. New York, 18 yrs old


When we are walking in love, not judgment, we truly see ourselves as we are, we will recognize that we are just as capable of committing any sin as anyone else. ~ Roger Rivas


Sometimes I want God to be so comfortable in my heart that He could sit back in a lounge chair, when all the while He is looking for a throne. ~ Daniel Capps


Here is a quote I made up: Live, laugh, Love which means :

Live for the Lord!
Laugh with the Lord!
Love the Lord!

~ Crystal Spence ~


No gift compares to the greatest gift of all.....The Holy Spirit.  ~ Submitted by Jeanette Cruz, Fl


This quote was created by Matt Johnson, age 17, California:

It is almost unfathomable to think that the most famous celebration of Life is all because the most famous occurrence of Death


My Name is Whitney G. I’m 14, and this is my quote:

If ever you lose, you gain, for what is a problem with a God to solve them?


Live, Laugh, Love: Live for the Lord, Laugh with the Lord and Love the Lord ~ Crystal C.A. Spence


My name is Jordan and I am 14. A lot has happened to me in the last few months that have have really torn me apart. I regularly get depressed and sometimes I don't know which way is up, but I always remember this:

You may not be able to control what happens around you, but you can control your attitude and how you respond to the situations and people God brings into your life.


The following quotes were submitted by Tina Mpeta-Phiri.

Be patient with me, God is not through with me yet.

Let God be true and everyman a liar so however bad a situation is I know there is hope.

God has not failed me yet and I know he never will.

I am in better hands, coz God is in control - why worry!


Hi I'm Yana.. I live in Indonesia. This is one thing I learned:

God is there to help you solve your problems, not to make them disappear. He's not a magician!

Forgetting how great God is? See the mountains, the rivers, the oceans, the snowy mountains, the green pastures, all the beautiful flowers and trees. He's that great. No one can make such beautiful things.

-Yana Sahertian-


When I think one of my tasks is big, I stop and think, hey God is even bigger. ~ Jordan, Age 13


Hey there. My name's Caroline and I'm 14, from California. These are some quotes, and concepts that help me through my day-to-day experiences in this world. the last few are cute, and some of them made-up by me (:

If God was visible, I'd have no faith left to prove.

The Earth can shake. The mountains can crumble. But God is the Rock to which I stand upon.

(Psalms 3) He shall be like a tree, Planted by the rivers of water, that brings forth fruit in it's season, whose leaf also shall not wither; and whatever he does shall prosper. If we are like trees, we bear fruit. Fruit only has one purpose, to nourish. Our "fruit" needs to be uplifting to others, and glorifying to God.

God isn't just a band-aid for our hurt, He's the doctor too.

If God could find my number, He's got yours too.  ("for you did not choose me, but I chose you" John 15:16)


I'm fifteen, and I've got a lot of learning left to do. But one thing I have truly begun to learn, and that is that everything has a purpose, and that purpose will be accomplished. Whether we see it as a blessing or the temporary opinion of curse, God has a purpose for everything. So here's a quote that I remember when I need a little reminder. ~ Megan Johnston

Patience with others, is Love.
Patience with self, is Hope.
Patience with God, is FAITH.


In the morning when I wake up I smile, because God let me live another day ~ Jamie, age 14


Sometimes God doesn't change your situation because He is trying to change your heart. ~ Pastor Larry Rust


God's Righteousness helps us defeat doubt and discouragement. ~ Submitted by Angie Wantz, Ohio


If it's too good to be true, it's probably God, because everything from God is too good to be true. ~ Gary Watne-Christian worker in Malaysia


God gave us a free will, not for us to misuse for our own selfish desire but to be creative in the framework of God's will. God is anxiously awaiting the outcome of our innovative ideas. ~ Izak van Zyl


Here are some quotes submitted by Jason Steranko, age 14:

Christ's love is grace because he loved those who hated Him.

If pain didn't exist, we would never know comfort.

Why would Christians go to heaven if God comes to Earth? (Rev. 21:2-3)

The nature of Man is too dark for him to see his own monstrosity.

Being in the hands of God is being in an iron grip. God will not let go of you, and no one can remove you.

You cannot understand how good God is through His grace without understanding how evil Man is.


Be wise to insure that every idle word spoken is carried with peace, driven with love, and filled with hope. For this we know is certain, one day our words will become our last. ~ Courtney Taylor James


This is a quote I came up with when talking to my husband:

When you depend totally on God, it is amazing how much freedom you will find. ~ Darla Anderson


My name is Aleksandra and I'm 14 years old living in New Zealand. Here is are some quotes:

If faith can move mountains it can move you.

I would rather walk with God in the dark than go alone in the light.

Never underestimate Jesus, because He will just prove you wrong.


Here are two quotes submitted by Ellen Murphy, 16 of Sydney, Australia:

Friends that live in the Lord will never see each other for the last time.

Is what your living for worth Jesus dying for?


About Hypocrisy: "If you let a hypocrite come between you and God, that hypocrite will always be closer to God than you." ~ Submitted by Dave Eichen


I'm Leah Goode, 13 and here's my quote:

Religion is mankind's way of trying to get to the ultimate paradise after death, but Christianity is a personal relationship with Jesus Christ through eternity. Christianity isn't a "religion". It's a RELATIONSHIP!


If you're ever going through a tough time in life, just remember, all God wants to do is be with you. Not much, eh?" ~ Submitted by **S u B e E n A**


Hi, my name is Brandon Williams. I'm 25 from Atlanta and here is my quote:

There will never be a manifestation of God's promise without the promise of a process!!


If God sent His only Begotten Son to die for you, what else can't He do for you? ~ Jackee from Ghana


Hi, my name is Aaron, and I'm 15 years old. Here are some of my quotes that God's shared with me in the few years I've lived:

Only God can be in control without being controlling.

It takes a wise man to know that God is wiser.

God loves to use what we consider unusable. This I firmly believe, for from the simplest of minds can come the greatest of life's lessons.


If you try to desire a good thing, God will give you the best one... ~ Bj Acebo


Freedom is the transition from slavery to servanthood. ~ Pastor Jason Johnson, Brownfield Baptist Church.


There are people in Heaven that God loves, and there are people in Hell that God loves.  ~ Jesse Davidson


If you believe there was a big bang, just wait for the fire. ~ Jordan Buzzell, Age 16; MT


EVANGELIST by Terri Monique McNeil-Holloway

E= Energetic

V= Victory is written on her forehead, heart, mind and tongue

A= Anointed and Appointed by God

N= Nice and never ceasing to Learn

G= Genuine what you see is what you get

E=Enthusiastic about her works for the Lord and in all of Additional roles: as a Daughter, Wife, Mother, Sister, and sister in Christ...

L= Leader

I= Inheritor of all of Gods promises

S= Strong and strength of Character

T=Tested, Tried, and Proven.


What God has accomplished FOR you He wants to accomplish THROUGH you.

Pastor Glenn W. Davies
W.I.R.E.D. Youth Ministries Inc.


There is a thread of truth woven through the opinions of man, but the truth of the Master Weaver is absolute. - Submitted by Roger C. Hall, TX


To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless. - Gilbert K. Chesterton


If something is worth worrying about, it's worth praying about. - Submitted by Duane Johnson, NJ


What we call magic is just God's simple tasks...Nothing is impossible with God Submitted by 16 year old Jaison


You never know how much faith you have till the storm comes.


I am Cutieweaver and have a very important quote for all Christians. I hope you will keep it in your heart always:

I'm trying to erase all of my mistakes but the eraser must not be strong enough! Now I've found one, the name is JESUS! !


My name is Ashley Z., 19 yrs. old, from St. Joseph, MI, and this is a quote I thought of:

You can run the race of life, but you'll never reach the finish line without the grace of God.


Here's a quote submitted for all singles:

Run to Jesus, then turn around and see who's trying to catch up.


If God were small enough for us to understand, He would not be big enough to worship!


The following quotes submitted by Missy Silcox are based on Proverbs 11:13, "A gossip betrays a confidence, but a trustworthy man keeps a secret."

Speak TO people
not ABOUT them!!!

Something for us all to work on.... Practice Personal Integrity

Be loyal to the person NOT in the room…….


Dance with God, He'll let the perfect man cut in. Submitted by Megan G., 17 years old.


Hey I'm Matt from Lancashire England and this quote has always come back to me when I am in trouble:

When kids disagree they say "My dad's bigger than your dad."
When people question your faith, remember, our Father is the biggest.


My name is Tomas From Tulsa OK and here's my quote:

There's no plan B, only God's plan.


Hi. My name is Scott and I am 13. Here are a couple of quotes that keep me moving in life.

I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.

There is no looking back. I have stepped over the line. I won't let up, back up, give up, or shut up. My Focus is Clear, My path is Straight. My God is Reliable. I am a disciple of Christ. I am not ashamed of the Gospel because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: First for the Jew, then for
the Gentile.

Every choice has a consequence.

Only God is greater than love.


Here is one I made up...

Christ came before you
The Holy Spirit comes with you
The Father comes a little after
They all meet you together in the end

Hope you like it!

Tyler King, age 14


Hi. My name is Ashleigh and I’m 14 years old here is a quote that I made up:

God is in control of your life, you’re in control of whether that’s true or not.


My name is Akua Asamoah Kwarteng from Ghana in West Africa. I was inspired when I saw the wonderful quotes on your webpage, it was my first time. I pray that God helps you to reach all languages with His inspirational words. Well, this is a quote I encourage myself with:

If you say you can, you can
Never say you can't
Because God has no can't in his dictionary
So be positive as an image of God
For with Him all impossibilities are possible


When you are going through Hell, don't stop!


Hi, my name is Michelle. I am a married mother of two. I was just sitting outside and enjoying the beautiful day God gave me and I thought of this quote:

Don’t let fiction overcome the word. – Michelle Young


Prayer is one of the best free gifts we receive.

I asked God for water, He gave me an ocean.
I asked God for a flower, He gave me a garden.
I asked God for a friend, He gave me all of YOU...
If God brings you to it, He will bring you through it.


Happy moments, praise God.
Difficult moments, seek God.
Quiet moments, worship God.
Painful moments, trust God.
Every moment, thank God.


Here are some quotes from Anne Dela Viña. She offers these to encourage those who are experiencing unexplainable trials:

Perhaps you may stumble, perhaps even fall, but God's always ready, to answer your call.

He knows every heartache, sees every tear, a word from His lips can calm every fear.

Your sorrows may linger throughout the night, but suddenly vanish at dawns early light.

The Savior is waiting somewhere above, to give you His grace and send you His love.

Whatever your cross, whatever your pain, "God always sends rainbows .... after the rain.

You can't tap your back for a job well done.
You can't hug yourself for comfort.
You can't cry on your shoulders when tears fall.
That's why you have GOD in your life,
to let Him do whatever you can't.


Emotions are like an ocean; sail on it but don’t build on it. While sailing, make God your Helmsman and His word your anchor.
Never allow your emotions to set you in motion. It takes you through a rugged unstable path
©2007 Seunlá Oyekola

Those that tarry in God’s presence carry His power
©2007 Seunlá Oyekola


Here are three quotes submitted by JR Almodovar from the Philippines:

We are all here on earth to study and learn about our spirituality.. we will be taking our final examination later on to know if we pass or fail.. and we'll know then where we are heading to.

The greatest gift we received is Life; the life we have and the life that was given to redeem us.. now what are you doing to that LIFE?

The most precious metal of all? GOLD.. Nope, the nails used to take away our sins.


Here are three quotes by Glenn W. Davies - W.I.R.E.D. Youth Ministries Inc.

If Christ unconditionally loved me how can I do any less to others?

If our awesome God is already in our tomorrows, can we not trust Him with every today?

No one who has ever chosen to trust God has made the wrong decision.


My name is Misty Tesch. I am a single mom of two kids. This quote here has helped me to deal with people that I have had problems with. It does help if you just remember this saying:

Love the unlovable
Forgive the unforgivable
Cause that is what God would do.

Here is another quote by Misty:

There are two kinds of people…Ones who believe in God…Ones who don’t believe in God.


Hi, I'm Gerard, and I'm 14. I made these quotes myself.

Life isn't a journey, it's a walk with God.

I look in the sky, and I see clouds.
He looks from the sky, and He sees repentance.

He sees me, not through my eyes,
But through my heart.

CROSS = Christ Repented Our Sin Selflessly


The following quotes were submitted by Ashley P. (Ohio), age 16. Here motto is: "Pray daily: God is easier to talk to than most people."

Joy isn't a feeling that comes and goes. We choose to live in joy by trusting in God. And that joy makes us strong.

Jesus was not a victim at the cross. He was a volunteer. He went and willingly died for you. He didn't have to. He wanted to.

Even if you were the only person on earth, Jesus would have still gone to the cross for you. That's how much he loves you.

The creation is God's gift to humankind. Such a precious gift is surely worthy of our protection and care.

Sometimes God puts difficult people in our lives to change us. Sometimes he puts us in their lives to change them.

What could possibly make more sense than asking for what you want from the most powerful and loving person in the universe? Even if He says no, at least you've taken your request all the way to the top.


When you need him the most he is there
When you are not in dire need of his help he is there

When you are in pain he is is watching
When you are weeping he is listening

You don't appreciate him but he is there
You push away his love but he is fighting for you

All he is doing is testing your faith
Will you win or lose?

Abigail ~ God's child


Heather Carpenter says "Here are 2 quotes that I absolutely love":

There are 2 things certain in this life, one is Jesus and the other is change. You can accept change a lot better when you accept Jesus.

Life is Hard, God is Good, Let's Dance.


Here is a quote submitted by April Fiske. She says this quote has gotten her through many situations. She hopes it will bless you as it has blessed her.

You cannot appreciate the strength of the anchor until you go through the storm.


To know the strength of the anchor, you need to feel the storm.


This quote was submitted by a person who wrote that it really helped her believe in herself and the power of God:

Never underestimate yourself or what God can do in your life. Professionals built the titanic while amateurs built the ark!


Prayer without faith is only wishful thinking. ~ Connie Pryor


This quote was submitted by someone who said that "it has stayed with me through many hardships."

No pit is so deep, that God's love is not deeper still. ~ Corrie Ten Boom


Here are some great quotes from a 15 year old young lady who calls herself "The Alaskan Cutie."

Life has its own path for you. The bumps are to test your faith if you're gonna trip over them.

He is the one who calms the seas and the oceans with a whisper.
He is the one who calls up the sun with a smile.
He is the one who stirs love in peoples hearts with a hug.
He is the one I'm proud to say is my only and the GREATEST God ever!

Forgive your enemies...nothing annoys them more.

Jesus smiles and my world goes spinning to heaven.

I cry, you smile, putting sunshine in my world: when I smile, you laugh, taking my breath away.


Here are some great quotes submitted by Ciara Andrea:

When life gets too hard to stand... KNEEL.

The winning horse doesn't know why it runs a race.
It runs because of the whip and pain.
Life is a race; just so, if we are in pain, then clearly...
God wants us to win.

Only GOD can turn MESS into... a MESSage
a TEST into... a TESTimony
a TRIal into... a TRIumph
a VICTim into... a VICTory
GOD is GOOD... all the time.

If frustration comes, think of happy thoughts.
If you can't go on, sit and look at the sky.
If you can't think anymore, lay down and cover up with pillows.
If things get mixed up, call a friend.
And if everything else fails there is one you can trust, even from the very beginning... GOD.

If GOD gave you roses and then you ask, "Why are there no thorns?"
God would just smile and show His bleeding hands
saying... "I took them away, to save you from pain."


Here a few quotes from Deb that she has in her Bible that she really likes and would like to share:

God formed us,
Sin deformed us,
Christ transforms us.

If you can think of nothing for which to give thanks, then you have a poor memory.

When you pray, it’s better to have a heart without words, than words without heart.

When God forgives, it’s time to forget!

Balancing the budget is like going to heaven. Everybody wants to do it. They just don’t want to do what you have to do to make the trip. ~ Sen. Phil Gramm

Keep looking up, for He is always looking down.

Prayer is the answer, no matter what the question.


The following quotes were submitted by Leah who lives in South Dakota. She says that these quotes have always stuck with her throughout her childhood:

With Christ, you will never walk alone.

Vision to see
Faith to believe
Courage to achieve

Your faith is one thing worth fighting for.


Take two tablets (the Ten Commandments) and call me in the morning.


Not taking a moment to repent can cause you eternity in hell. ~ Angela Davis


My name is Burnell Burkholder. Here are some quotes I love!

Following God is more about who you are than what you do.

Someday all you will have is what you gave to the Lord – K.P. Yohanan

Rock Bottom is when the pain caused by sin is greater than the pain you are running from.

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Freedom isn’t the absence of weakness but it is Christ living through us.

The more we invest in earthly treasure the more we will lose.

True passion for Jesus is born out of anguish. – David Wilkerson

He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.


The following quotes were submitted by Submitted by Louise Westoby and are her favorites.

Unknown soldier, known to God (war grave)

Even when we feel He’s not there, He is!

God is my parachute when I jump from the plane. It may not be comfortable on the way down, but I get down safely

Even when the answer is no, He makes sure we won’t be disappointed.

When you were at your lowest, hardest times in life, when you only saw one set of footprints, that was when I carried you. (footprints poem)

Crying is not a sin; it is one way of showing you really care.

Walking with God is never boring. It may not be easy, but never boring!


Let us all commit our lives to Christ Jesus because there is no healer like him, no problem solver like him, and no burden that he can not bear. Have faith in him. He will never let you down. ~ Samuel Kasigwa from Kampala – Uganda.

Samuel is a young man and states, "I am a born again Christian who goes to synagogue church of all nations, Kampala Uganda."


My name is Linda Thompson. The quotes on your web page are very interesting and uplifting. Here are a few of my own:

-- God will never leave your side. He will always be with you by yours, or waiting for you by His.

-- Jesus will always be there to replenish my thoughts and knowledge about the complexity of His love and blessings.

-- God is my strength and guidance, without Him, I am nothing.

-- Prayer is my escape from life on earth, and my entrance into life with God.

-- God WILL conquer the impossible.


Hi! My name is Lura Cox and I am currently a student at Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory, NC. I am currently doing the Bible study, A Heart Like His, by Beth Moore. Here are some quotes I found to be helpful from her Bible study. I hope these brighten someone’s day!

God needs all of your heart- not just a part of it.

Lord, don’t let me forget what it was like without you.

If you are delighting in God, and there is something not in His will, you will tire of it.

Praise God for all the times He told you “No”. Every time He tells you “No”, He’s leading you to a better “Yes”.

You can come to a point where you have to change your life or get out of the Word because it’s painful; to live in the Word, you have to change your life and surrender it to God.

Only God can give us the completeness we desire.

Anything we’re hanging onto besides God is hanging on by a thread.


If a conversation is between at least two people...let God have His part.

Have you prayed about it as much as you have talked about it?

A song says "Would your church be open if you had the only key?"

The above three quotes submitted by Verna Leadbetter.


You will never feel as alive as you are when you're on fire ~ Harrison Doyle


FOCUSED = Faithfully On Christ's Unfailing Side Every Day
By Brittney Elizabeth, Ohio


If you don't appreciate what God has given you, what you have may not appreciate ~ Bayo Oyedele


I'm so sad, I'm gonna pray about it,
I'm so angry, I'm gonna let it go,
I'm so happy, I'm gonna be thankful.

Benjamin Andrews, 10 years old, California


The earth is God's little doll house - Courtney was only 6 years old when she said this (our youngest contributor).


Follow Him and live for Him, the best you can, for HE has died for you, for He is your Savior! ~ Megan Smitheman, 20 years old, South Carolina.


The following quotes were written and submitted by Donald Amyx:

There is no promise that life won’t rain on your parade, but there is a promise that there will be a rainbow afterwards.

With one tiny step of faith by man and one giant leap of grace by God, man and God are reconciled.

Yesterday is gone and tomorrow is not here; now is the best time to worship God in Spirit and in Truth.

Be thankful for everything, your worse day on earth is better than any day in hell.

A sword is only as good as its edge---the sharper the edge the better for battle.  The study of the Word of God is to hone and sharpen the Sword of God that is used in our warfare against the unseen sinful forces of the world.  

When Jesus saved me, I was lost, undone, and a mess---since that day I’m not as lost, not as undone, and not such a mess.  I’m thankful that God is long-suffering.

Don Amyx


The following quote was submitted by 15 year old Cole Watkins:

Life with God is like a big birthday party - you'll never know what's inside the gifts unless you open them.


Here are three quotes that have inspired Olu Olufote from London, England over the years.

God’s will doesn’t say we’ll have all we want
Rather, he promises what we have will be all we’ll need.

God does not prepare a place for us
Until he’s prepared us for the place.

The best a man can do is award
Only God can truly reward
Our reward is in the Lord!

Submitted by Olu Olufote


Life without God is like an unsharpened pencil- it has no point.


The following quotes were submitted by James Phan, 18.

Not all people are HIV positive but all are SIN positive

Things that God doesn't know:
1. a sin He doesn't hate
2. a sinner He doesn't love
3. a better time to trust in Him as Lord and Saviour than NOW


Why not have breakfast with the Holy Spirit?
Why not have lunch the Son?
Why not have dinner with the Father?
Since the meal is free!

by Veronica Bea


The following there quotes were submitted by Lauren Houmes:

An empty cave is the greatest gift HE gave!

God is like milk, He keeps us strong by building us up!

Just believing isn't enough. Remember the devil believes in God too!


The following was submitted by Marlana Portentoso:

Here's a quote that I learned in college that helped me to make it through:

God never gives us more than we can handle, He just pushes our limits so that we can handle the blessing that He has in store for us.

Here's another quote that I came up with when I didn't know what God had for my life after college when it came time to do what I'd learned in college.

Life is great when you love what you do! Take risks every once in a while. Go skydiving, bungee jumping, or white water rafting in the Grand Canyon. Or just do something, not knowing fully what will happen, trusting in God that He will make a good thing in the end. And after you've tried everything else, if you do just that, you will have found in the first place that what you really wanted is something that can only be obtained by not relying on yourself.


Though my mind struggles with the scandal of faith, my heart knows for certain there is only one true God. Therefore I will always point you in His direction, though I may not be able to go with you that day. - Beverly T. Gooden


My name is Marisa. I'm 14 and I made these two quotes up a couple months ago:

If you asked me if I'm a leader or a follower, I would tell you I'm both because I follow God by leading others to him.

Maybe if the bible were a magazine everyone would believe it.


The following quotes were submitted by Bridgette Budden from Australia. She wanted to share these awesome sayings with you so here they are:

Don't GIVE up... LOOK up.

Give away far more than anyone could ever give you. Give away Love, God's Love. Give away Grace, Gods Grace. Give away forgiveness, forgive like only God can.
 

God is like ASPIRIN - He works miracles.

God is like a FORD. He's got a better idea.

God is like COKE . He's the real thing.

God is like HALLMARK CARDS. He cares enough to send His very best.

God is like NappySan. He gets the stains out that others leave behind.

God is like GENERAL ELECTRIC. He brings good things to life.

God is like SEARS. He has everything.

God is like ALKA-SELTZER. Try him, you'll like Him.

God is like SCOTCH TAPE. You can't see him, but you know He's there.

God is like DELTA . He's ready when you are.

God is like ALLSTATE. You're in good hands with Him.

God is like VO-5 Hair Spray. He holds through all kinds of weather.

God is like DIAL SOAP. Aren't you glad you have Him? Don't you wish everybody did?

God is like the POST OFFICE. Neither rain, nor snow, nor sleet nor ice will keep Him from His appointed destination.


What if...?
God couldn't take the time to bless us today
because we could not take the time to thank Him yesterday...

What if...?
God decided to stop leading us tomorrow
Because we didn't follow him today...

What if...?
God didn't walk with us today
because we failed to recognize it as his day...

What if....?
We never saw another flower bloom
because we grumbled when God sent the rain...

What if...?
God stopped loving and caring for us
because we failed to love and care for others...

What if...?
God took away the Bible tomorrow,
because we would not read it today...

What If...?
God took away his message
because we failed to listen to his messenger...

What if...?
God didn't send His only begotten Son
because He wanted us be prepared to pay the price of sin...

What if...?
The door to the church was closed
because we did not open the door of our hearts...

What if...?
God would not hear us today
because we would not listen to Him yesterday...

What if...?
God answered our prayers the way we answer his call to service...

What if...?
God met our needs the way we give Him our lives...


This quote was written and submitted by 13 year old David from California. He said it changed his life:

We have 1 thing to consider every time that we are faced with a choice. Would you rather die in regret wishing you hadn’t done something in your life, or die in aspiration wishing you had done more in your life? But above all we must remember God, and honor him in every decision that we make.


All but God changes day by day - Charles Kingsley


The following four quotes were submitted by M. Janse van Vuuren:

Prayer is asking for rain and faith is carrying an umbrella - Barbara Johnson

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we respond to it. Attitude is the single most significant decision I make each day - C. Swindoll

Its not doing the things we like to do, but liking the things we have to do, that makes life blessed - J.W. von Goethe

The Gospel is neither a discussion nor a debate. It is an announcement - P.S. Rees


Hi, my name is Pam. Here are two wonderful words!

Whenever you're stressed, remember this.

STRESS: Satan's Trap Reaps Emotional Satanic Syndrome

JESUS = JEHOVAH'S EVERLASTING SPIRIT UNCHANGEABLE SON

"JESUS", DO YOU BELONG TO HIM?


If God knows everyone, why doesn't everyone know God? - Cassidy Chambless


Hey, I’m Mason Leleux, I am 15 yrs old, and I’m from Texas. Here are some quotes I would like to share:

God’s response: “I’ll take you back, always.”

Finding Faith is as easy as losing it, just as long you are looking for it.

Faith is a tool, not a toy.

God will bring the right people in your life to fulfill His will, and He will put people out of the way that are trying to stop it.

The Bible is your sword. USE IT!

Living the American Dream is one thing, living God’s Dream is different.

You can’t disguise the Truth from anyone.

Money can buy riches and goods, but you can’t buy your way into Heaven.

Spread the Word, it won’t give them illnesses, but it will give them hope.

Where there is darkness, there is Light around.

Don’t just memorize the Word; use it to save the lost.

The Bible is the #1 most popular book in the world! Go get one.

Don’t wait, go take up your cross tonight.


When times are hard and you can not see the light, remember what He said. Walk by faith, not by sight.


The following three quotes were submitted by 17 year old Mike Graziano from MA:

Need to take another step further, on your walk with Jesus?
There's Plenty of Stairs in the Bible

Need to get high enough to be able to see Jesus in Heaven?
The Elevator of Prayer will take you there faster than you think

Even if you are unsuccessful in all of your worldly endeavors... as long as you have the Lord living in your life, you will receive an eternity of peace and happiness in the end...


When times are hard and you can not see the light,
Remember what He said, Walk by faith, not by sight. - submitted by Jason Young.


Don't worry about anything, pray about everything.


The following three original quotes were submitted by Catherine Bwenge:

Open up your mouth and use your voice to praise him, or you can just close it and satisfy the devil, choose one.

You are the light, shine on those who are in the dark.

The devil is here to kill, still and destroy, so why are you GIVING your everything?


You are in one of two groups: Either you are a Christian, or God is now calling you to be one.  - John Piper (Don't Waste Your Life)


Faith is personal, but never private. - Henk Eilander


The following two quotes were submitted by Kristy Anna, age 12:

God is always there for us, no matter where we are.

No matter what you have done, God loves you. So smile and enjoy life. - Kristy Anna


Hi. My name is Katelyn and here is a new quote:

"Dear God, don't let me have him back until I have learned to LOVE you first."

I know that there are a lot of teens out there who are in relationships, and God isn't first. So it's kind of like saying, "God take me out of this love relationship because I don't know what love is until I love you."


Christians aren't perfect; we're forgiven...


FEAR = False Evidence Appearing Real - Jerry W. Wilkes


Gina (15) from Australia submitted the following quotes. Thank you Gina.

BIBLE = Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth

GRACE = God's Riches At Christ's Expense

Jesus built a bridge into Heaven with only two planks of wood and a few nails.

1 cross + 3 nails = 4given

Questioning God? He made the brain cells you think with.

I love you so much that I stretched out my arms upon a wooden cross, was nailed there, and died for you. – JESUS


GOSPEL = God's Only Son Provided Eternal Life


The bible is your sword, you cannot go into battle without it. - Bill McCoy


B ecause
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L ives
I
E xpect
V ictory
E verytime

Irma Waskom

Submitted by Shari Thomas


Perfect = God


I once fell off a tree and my Dad was there to catch me.
I once fell into darkness and my FATHER was there to catch me.


If you’re still living, God isn’t done with you yet.


Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?


Knowing God is one thing, Living for Him is another.


The following quotes were submitted by Matt Malone:

Truth may hurt, but lies kill the soul.

Without Christ, there is no freedom.

God died for you. Are you living for him?


When it seems like you have nowhere else to turn, nowhere else to look... Look up!


Faith that's bold will always be told.
Faith that's weak will never speak.

Sandra Campbell Scotland


When you're down to nothing, God's up to something!


The following three quotes were submitted by Michael Graz, 17 years old, from Massachusetts:

No one can live a perfect life... until they have a heart like Jesus... a mind like God... and a soul full of the Holy Spirit, which brings the mind and heart to the only destiny that will give you peace everlasting: Heaven.

It's not a bad thing to try and then fail at being a good Christian, because Jesus is always there to lift you up again... never trying at all, however, is a different story.

Think of the fire that the Apostles, Peter and Paul had burning in their hearts about God... Where would Christianity be today without that fire?... That same fire... needs to be in us... today...


Christianity is a way of walking as well as a way of talking.


If your Christianity won't work here where you are, it won't work anywhere.


If you want to convince others about the value of Christianity - live it!


A genuine Christian is the best evidence of the genuineness of Christianity.


Satan is perfectly willing to have a person confess Christianity as long as he (she) does not practice it.


Christianity helps us face the music, even when we don't like the tune.


Christ was one child who knew more than his parents - yet He obeyed them.


When tempers grow hot, Christianity grows cold.


This is something my Dad told me when I was going through a tough spot:

Faith is more than what you can see with your eyes and feel with your fingers. - Anna Moore


Faith is the ability to hold on to the promise until the answer comes. - Steven L. Miller


Some people say they would want to live right next to a church where there's laughter and happiness, but I would rather live two miles from Hell on the rescue team. - T.J. Dooley + Drew Forbes


What ever life brings today, know that one day we'll be rejoicing before His throne praising Him and giving Him all the glory for the things He doing right now in our lives. Let's give the LORD some praise! Hallelujah!


God will use every circumstance in your life to fulfill his eternal purpose for your life.


Do all the good you can... By all the means you can... In all the ways you can... In all the places you can... At all the times you can... To all the people you can... As long as ever you can. - John Wesley


Every experience God gives us, every person He puts in our path, is the perfect preparation only He can see. - Corrie Ten Boom


The bible should be your diet. Eat three meals a day.  - Submitted by Alicia, 19,  Ohio


Here are several quotes from Tiffany Renee Hodge who's personal faith statement is "Phil. 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who Strengthens me."

If the bad things I do get me nowhere then the Good things I do Must get me Somewhere!  - Tiffany Renee Hodge

Rainy days are great but DOWNPOURS are incredible because God is literally DUMPING His love on you! - Tiffany Renee Hodge

Its great to see kids come on stage during worship, because it proves that we all have an audience of ONE. - Tiffany Renee Hodge

We've heard the saying "friends don't let friends go to hell"......what it Should read is... "Christians don't let ANYONE go to hell." - Tiffany Renee Hodge

"I searched all over for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow and found it at the foot of the cross." - Tiffany Renee Hodge

We have the armor of God to protect us, the breastplate & the shield, but most forget about the SWORD. We cannot win the game strictly by playing Defensively, we must be on the Offensive and strike people straight to the heart. - Minister Clyde George of Christiansburg, Va

The hardest lesson I've ever had to learn is to LET GO and LET GOD.


The following three quotes were submitted by Careise.

God will keep you away from sin. Sin will keep you away from God.

God's word is food for your soul, don't miss a meal.

168 hours in one week, how many do you give to God?


Knowing God gives meaning to life, and obeying God gives purpose to life. - Our Daily Bread today.


Preach the gospel at all times...
when necessary use words.
- St. Francis of Assisi


If you can't feed 100 people than just feed one - Mother Theresa


God never promised a comfortable flight. Just a safe landing.

Here is another similar quote: God promises a safe landing, not a calm passage.


Hey, my name's Mike, and here are three quotes I hope will broaden your faith, and help you reach out to others:

Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men. - Martin Luther King Jr.

You can see God through a spiritual Window...the more you sin, the dirtier it gets, but the more you do God's will, the clearer the window becomes, and the more you can see God at work in your life - My Dad

Without God there would be no people...for he created us...but without people, there would be no God, for he lives within us - Myself


My name is Tim, and here are two quotes that you might like. The first one a stranger gave me, which answered my prayers when I was going through a rough time:

When you feel like you are about to have a break-down, that's because the Devil knows you are going to have a break-through. - Unknown

HE knows what you did last summer...


My name is Stephanie and here are some quotes you might enjoy:

When the world drops you to your knees, take the opportunity to pray!

Don't tell God how big your storm is, tell the storm how big your GOD is!

The best thing parents can do for their children is love each other!

Need a lifeguard? Mine walks on water!!

Knowing the Bible is one thing;
Knowing the Author is another!


The best vitamin for a Christian is B1.


God’s time may not be my time, but He is always right on time -- Chris Hollman


It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark.


If God were small enough for our minds, He wouldn't be big enough for our needs. -- Submitted by Dana Mohr


My name is Christina. Here's a quote I got from my leader:

God can't fix you, until your broken. -- Larry Fuentes Jr.


Christ became like me, In order to save me. -- Rev. Lance McDade


An empty tomb proves Christianity; an empty church denies it.


Those who say they believe in Christianity and those who practice it are not always the same people.


The better we understand Christianity, the less satisfied we are with our practice of it.


When you don’t know what to do, trust God He will pull you through! -- Submitted by Maxine Moses. Inspired by God, March 4, 2006.


The following quotes were submitted by Lisa Philpott. The first one she received from a friend on Valentine's Day. Lisa says that most of these quotes were found online or sent to her via forwards. Thank you Lisa for sharing these great quotes.

   For God so loVed the world,
         
That He gA
ve
             
His onLy
            
BegottEn
             
      SoN
                       T
hat whosoever
        
Believeth In Him
           
  Should Not perish,
         
But have Everlasting life."
                                          John 3:16


Hope is faith holding out its hand in the dark. -- George Iles

If the rapture occurred today, would you be in church on Sunday?

Professionals built the Titanic. Amateurs built the Ark.

The Ten Commandments were Not called The Ten Suggestions.

This day brought to you by Jesus.

An ad for St. Joseph's Episcopal Church has a picture of two hands holding stone tablets on which the Ten Commandments are inscribed and a headline that reads, "For fast, fast, fast relief, take two tablets".

When the restaurant next to the Lutheran Church put out a big sign with red letters that said, "Open Sundays," the church reciprocated with its own message: "We are open on Sundays, too."

Looking at the way some people live, they ought to obtain eternal fire insurance soon.

Bored? There's a 1,189 chapter book waiting to be dusted.

If you live as if God doesn't exist, you better be right!

If you give the devil an inch, he will become the ruler.

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

If you don't want the fruits of sin, stay out of the Devil's orchard.

If you're headed in the wrong direction, God allows U-turns.

In the dark? Follow the Son.

Never give the devil a ride - he will always want to drive.

Death: the end of excuses, the beginning of eternity.

Life: your only chance. Eternity: payback time.


You don't need to see the way if you follow the one that is the Way.


Nothing shall be lost that is done for God or in obedience to Him. -- John Owen


When we were Young and Restless. We were worried about The Days of Our Lives. God said, You are All My Children. Let me be your Guiding Light. And I will take you to Another World. -- Submitted by Lisa Philpott


Sometimes the Lord rides out the storm with us and other times He calms the restless sea around us. Most of all, He calms the storm inside us in our deepest inner soul. -- Lloyd John Ogilvie


God is always trying to give good things to us, but our hands are too full to receive them. -- St. Augustine of Hippo


The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness. -- William Blake


Anything GOOD - GOD = 0.  -- Submitted by Priscilla Hope


The beginning of faith is the end of fear. The beginning of fear is the end of faith. -- Author Unknown


My name is Chelsea from Augusta, Georgia and I am 15 years old. My youth pastor Eli says this all the time and it just stuck with me and helped me realize this. He says:

Two people can break you, either man or God. When man breaks you, you have to pick up your own pieces, but when God breaks you, He'll pick up your pieces and form you into the person that he sees you as.


God writes the gospel not in the Bible alone, but on trees and flowers and clouds and stars. -- Martin Luther


It's never too late to start doing what is right. -- Charles Swindoll


Faith expects from God what is beyond all expectation. -- Andrew Murray


The following series of quotes was taken from "Our Daily Bread". Our Daily Bread is a wonderful daily devotional published by RBC Ministries (Radio Bible Class Ministries) that can be used for personal Bible Study and spiritual growth. Each Our Daily Bread covers a period of three months. The authors are very insightful pastors and teachers with many real life examples to support the Bible passages. At the end of each devotional is a very thought-inspiring poem followed by a quote. Below are some of these quotes.  RBC Ministries also publishes each day's devotional on their website at  Our Daily Bread (www.rbc.org/odb/odb.shtml)

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Here now are some of the quotes as published in Our Daily Bread:

The best way to renew our minds is to read God's Word daily.

Many want to give God credit, but very few cheerfully give Him cash.

Only Jesus can transform your life.

He is no genius who ignores his Creator.

The straight and narrow way is God's way for a crooked generation.

A true measure of a person is what's in the heart.

Jesus doesn't need lawyers, He needs witnesses.

Those who lay up treasures in heaven are the riches people on earth.

When Jesus changes your heart, he gives you a heart for others.

The key to understanding the written Word is knowing the Living Word.

The Christian finds safety not in the absence of danger but in the presence of God.

When Satan strikes, strike back with the Word of God.

Our heavenly Father longs to spend quality time with His children.

The question is not where is God, but where isn't He?

Boast not in what you do for Christ, but in what Christ does for you.

People will listen to you carefully if they see you living faithfully.

If you're living for Christ you may lose some friends, but you won't lose their respect.

The Great Physician always has the right remedy.

If you yield to God, you won't give in to sin.

In a changing world, you can trust God's unchanging Word.

True repentance turns from the wrong and returns to the right.

Happiness depends on happenings, joy depends on Jesus.

Keep out of your life anything that would crowd Jesus out of your heart.

Apply yourself to the Scriptures and the Scriptures to yourself.

True freedom is not having your own way, but in yielding to God's way.

To the wise, God's Word is sufficient.

The gospel is bad news to those who reject it and good news to those who receive it.

It's not good enough to know God with your head; you must know Him in your heart.

There's no better sermon than a good example.

In Christ, the hopeless find hope.

He rests well who rests in Jesus.

God's laws engraved on our hearts can never be removed from the public arena.

There is victory in surrender when the conqueror is Christ.

Yielding to God's Spirit within prevents conforming to the world without.

There is no insignificant task in the church.

Following Jesus takes the busyness out of life.

If you want to be rich, count all the things you have that money can't buy.

God gives enough grace for each trial we face.

The Bible contains the vitamins for soul health.

All creation points to the almighty Creator.

When we put our cares in God's hands, He puts His peace in our hearts.

God's love never grows old.

We can endure trials in this life because of the joys in the life to come.

Every loss leaves a space that only God's presence can fill.

Serving the Lord is an investment with eternal dividends.

In nature we hear the voice of God.

A healthy life beats with the love for Jesus.

Are you following the right leader?

Let your fears drive you to your heavenly Father.

When a Christian hits rock bottom, he finds that Christ is a firm foundation.

What you do with Jesus now determines what He will do with you later.

Don't study the Bible to be able to quote it; study it to obey it.

When you receive Christ, God's work in you has just begun.

Many Christians are strong on service but weak on worship.

Only Living Water can quench the driving thirst of the soul.

The best way to escape temptation is to flee to God.

To hear God's voice, turn down the world's volume.

The Christian's heart is the Holy Spirit's home.

God reached out to mankind with the arms of Jesus.

Though millions are bending God's ear in prayer, He listens to each individually.


Nothing under God's control is ever out of control. - Charles Swindoll


I am not where I need to be, but thank God I am not where I used to be. - Joyce Myers


God didn't promise day without pain, laughter without sorrow, sun without rain. But He did promise strength for the day, comfort for tears and light for the way. - Author Unknown


Lord, help me to not stand in your way, but rather, to clear a path for your feet.


What God gives, he calls blessing.
Why He gives, it's called PURPOSE.
There's purpose tied to every blessing.

~ submitted by Muyiwa Olufote, Lagos, Nigeria


The road you travel may be a rocky one, but God can smooth the way. So trust Him now and don't look back. For narrow is the road that leads you to the greatest home of all. - Carolyn Porter, 2005


Prayer is the key, in the hand of faith, to unlock the storehouse of omnipotence. - Ellen G. White


If one first gives himself to the Lord, all other giving is easy. - Robert Harris


Sin is like quicksand: Your own efforts only make you sink deeper. Only an outside hand can pull you out. - Author Unknown


Wrong does not like Right, and Right never agrees with Wrong. Two Wrongs can never make anything Right. Right never follows Wrong, but Wrong will try and drag you out of Righteousness. - Submitted by Virgie, Virginia.


Some quotes attributed to CS Lewis:

It is safe to tell the pure in heart that they shall see God, for only the pure in heart want to. - CS Lewis

I was not born to be free. I was born to adore and to obey. -- C. S. Lewis

You cannot go on being a good egg forever. You must either hatch or rot. -- C. S. Lewis

I believe in God like I believe in the sun rise. Not because I can see it, but because I can see all that it touches. - C.S. Lewis

I think that if God forgives us we must forgive ourselves. - C.S. Lewis


Hey there! My name is Criston, and following are three of my favorite quotes:

No credit? No problem...Jesus paid it all.

The world takes us to a silver screen on which flickering images of passion and romance play, and as we watch the world says, "This is love". God takes us to the foot of a tree on which a naked and bloodied man hangs and says, "THIS is love".

Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, "shake well before using." That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable. -Vance Havner


To gain self-control, give God control.


Don't miss Heaven for the world.


Be as patient with others as God is with you.


God doesn’t always call the equipped, but he will always equip the called. - Author Unknown


A life is worth living when it is lived through Jesus, in Jesus and for Jesus, as He is the Ultimate Victor forever.

Commit your ways to the Lord, He shall direct your path. For Him, we live, we move and we have our being.

- quotes submitted by Sri Devi


Here are some quotes attributed to C. H. Spurgeon:

Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.

By perseverance the snail reached the ark.

A prayerless soul is a Christless soul.

I think that if God forgives us we must forgive ourselves.


God's retirement plan is out of this world.


One filled with joy preaches without preaching. - Mother Teresa


Once you become aware that the main business that you are here for is to know God, most of life's problems fall into place of
their own accord. - J.I. Packer


I know well that when Christ is nearest, Satan is also busiest. - Robert Murray M'Cheyne


The following three quotes were submitted by Liz Huff:

God is with you. He'll never leave you. You aren’t alone. Because Jesus Christ is the only way home!

God's got your back!

I can trust God in any situation


My Name Is Kayla, I Am An Active Member In Our Teen Group. This Quote is posted in the Teen Age Sunday School classroom at Faith Baptist Church, Mt. Airy, NC.

†If You Meet Me and Forget Me, You Have Lost Nothing. If You Meet Jesus and Forget HIM You Have Lost Everything.† -Posted By Extreme Faith Teens!


I can think of 10 things that are carved in stone - God


If God were not willing to forgive sin, heaven would be empty.


To put your sins behind you, face them.


Hi! My name is Courtney. Because God has called me to be a missionary, this has become my favorite quote:

As for me no matter what the sacrifice, I will follow Christ.


My name is Megan, and these two quotes speak to me every day:

It is the Fire of Suffering that brings forth the Gold of Godliness. - M.Guyan

Feed your Faith and your Doubt will Starve. - Author Unknown


Whenever you feel down just remember Jesus died for me so I should live for him. - Jenae Gurley, 14


The devil loves to fish in troubled waters. - John Trapp


It is not the fact that a person has riches that keeps them from heaven, but the fact that riches have them. - Dr. Caird


If God is Your "Potter" and you are His "Clay", what a beautiful work of art He will create each day! - submitted by Tara Williams, N.C.


If people believe the newspapers, why won't they believe the Bible? - submitted by Ryan Lister


God is as good as his word.


The future is as bright as the promises of God. - Adoniram Judson


Revenge never healed a wound. - Guarini


The vigor of our spiritual life will be in exact proportion to the place held by the Bible in our life and thoughts. - George Müller


Here are a number of quotes submitted by Rev. Fred Babiczuk:

E.G.O:  Edging God out

An isolated Christian is a paralyzed Christian.

It is not only who you are, but whose you are.

Make a friend, be a friend, bring a friend to Christ.

Pray as if everything depends upon God. Act as if everything depends upon you.

Courage is fear that has said its prayers.

What You Are Is God's Gift to You . . . What You Make of Yourself Is Your Gift Back to God.

Don't talk the talk if you can't walk the walk.

If God is no longer close to you, who moved?

Faith is caught, not taught.

Christ and I are an overwhelming majority.


THE GOSPEL YOU ARE
You are writing a Gospel,
A chapter each day,
By the deeds that you do,
And the words that you say.

Men read what you write,
If it's false or it's true.
Now what is the Gospel
According to you?
(Anon.)


Never gives up in the midst of a battle. Strengthen your loins and go through it. It is in that same battle you'll find the answer. - Submitted by Rose Lawson


Hi, my name is Kelsey Dupont. Here is my quote for anyone in financial relief:

If the little you got won't fill the need,
Plant it in God, 'cause it's a seed!"


I'm Tracy (17 yrs.) from Round Rock, TX. Here are two of my favorite quotes:

A God wise enough to create me and the world I live in is wise enough to watch out for me.

The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.


Count your blessings, not your burdens.


I am not what I ought to be. I am not what I want to be. I am not what I hope to be. But still, I am not what I used to be. And by the grace of God, I am what I am. - John Newton


O Lord, forgive what I have been, sanctify what I am, and order what I shall be. - Thomas Wilson


It is impossible for a man to be a Christian without having Christ; and if he has Christ he has at the same time all that is in Christ. - Martin Luther


Christianity is a battle, not a dream. - Wendell Phillips


A science which does not bring us nearer to God is worthless. - Simone Weil


From my many years experience I can unhesitatingly say that the
cross bears those who bear the cross. - Sadhu Sundar Singh


The following quotes were submitted by Julie from Manitoba, Canada:

People use duct tape to fix everything; God used nails.

The cross of Christ is the bridge between man and God.

Because God never sleeps, we can sleep in peace.

Live accordingly to who you really are-children of God.


The following three quotes were submitted by Holli Turner:

No man is strong enough to interfere with God's plan.

Be a lamb that roars.

Every word you speak enters the mind of both the wicked and the righteous. you have the opportunity to poison the righteous or to redeem the wicked.


Here are two quotes submitted by 15 year old Megan Walters from Illinois:

  • When storms come, face God not the storm.

This one made me realize a lot of things and really touched me:

  • If you don't see a change after you are saved...look what God saved you from!


The following quotes were submitted by Endurance Agho:

Loving God is my sweetest romance;
Seeking Him is my wildest Adventure;
Finding Him is my greatest Achievements;
Staying with Him is my best Advantage.

If you find your greatest pleasure in seeking God you've found the world's greatest treasure that is without measure and this kind can not be taken from you.


On witnessing to others about your faith --

Step out of your safe zone, get into the faith zone!

Nicole, 13, Alabama


Here are two quotes submitted Judy Peck-Read:

  1. Keep your light shinning bright and strong. You may never know who will find their way out of the darkness, because of your light.
     

  2. God has planned our future long before we reach the destination of our need.


I was having a really down time and this quote really helped me! Kaitlyn Tanner --15

No one is worth your tears, and the One who is won't make you cry.


The following quotes were submitted by Crystal:

  • I'm going to the Dominican Republic this summer but I've been worrying a lot about getting the money to go. Then one of my friends told me this quote and it really has taken away the stress. The quote is: "If it's God's will then it's God's bill".
     
  • This one is about gossiping. Now this quote really spoke to me and it changed the simplest but biggest things about how I talk to my friends. It is:

    Great minds discuss ideas
    Average minds discuss events
    Small minds discuss people
    ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

    I have a few other quotes as well. They are:
     
  • Religion is hanging around the cross. Christianity is hanging on the cross. - Stephen Hill
     
  • Sometimes God doesn't tell us His plan because we wouldn't believe it anyway. Carlton Pearson
     
  • God is not moved or impressed with our worship until our hearts are moved and impressed by Him. - Kelly Sparks
     
  • Prayer is translation. A man translates himself into a child asking for all there is in a language he has barely mastered. Leonard Cohen
     
  • I can get more out of God by believing Him for one minute than I can by shouting at Him all night. - Smith Wigglesworth
     
  • God doesn't call people who are qualified. He calls people - Unknown
     
  • This one is about gossiping. Now this quote really spoke to me and it changed the simplest but biggest things about how I talk to my friends. It is:
     
  • Great minds discuss ideas
    Average minds discuss events
    Small minds discuss people
    ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

This was something my youth pastor said to me when I was struggling with myself. (Submitted anonymously)

Don't look at yourself through your eyes, look through Gods eyes.


Whenever a man is ready to uncover his sins, God is always ready to cover them.


JESUS is BIGGER than the BIGGEST problem you ever have! - Merlin from U.A.E.


I have found that the hardest thing for us as humans to do is believe that God can take care of everything WITHOUT our help. Submitted by Leah


Never doubt in the dark what God has shown you in the light.


Pray as if everything depended on God, and work as if everything depended on man. - Francis J. Spellman


Thank you Amy Flink for the following series of 12 quotes:

Quotes from Dave Meyer:

  • If we are faithful in what God asks us to do, then he is faithful in what He says He will do.
  • Death to self increases spiritual health.

The Christian on his knees sees more than the philosopher on his tiptoe. - Augustus Toplady


Trouble and perplexity drive us to prayer, and prayer driveth away trouble and perplexity. - Philipp Melanchton


More than anything else, prayer is a relationship. - Jim Guest


The purpose of prayer is to find God's will and to make that will our prayer. - Catherine Marshall


When God measures a man, He puts the tape around the heart instead of the head.


Some people complain because God puts thorns on roses, while others praise Him for putting roses among thorns!


When we let God's Word seep into our own lives little by little... it nourishes us and becomes part of us. - Janette Oke, Christian Author


God doesn't create losers...you were born to win! - Marie Chapian, Ph.D., inspirational author and speaker


We are finite. God is infinite. Take time to get to know Him, not trying to figure Him out. - Glen's Welding & Manufacturing, Trucks & RVs


Death is not a period but a comma in the story of life. - Amos J. Farver


Here are three quotes submitted by Bonii Price:

God comes at the eleventh hour because we don't need him until the twelfth.

No matter how hard we try we can never make heaven without God.

Let go and let God.


Being at peace with yourself is a direct result of finding peace with God. - Olin Miller


It's not your outlook but your "uplook" that counts. - John Mason


To know the will of God is the greatest knowledge, to find the will of God is the greatest discovery, and to do the will of God is the greatest achievement.


I'm Julie (15 yrs.) from Manitoba, CAN. Here are some of my favorite quotes:

People use duct tape to fix everything: God used nails.

Life is like a game of tennis - you can't win without serving well.

Believing is seeing what the eye cannot see.

Live accordingly to who you really are - children of God.

The cross of Christ is the bridge between God and man.

There is never a day when you don't need to pray.

Sure, our sin is great, but remember that God's grace is greater.


God has a history of using the insignificant to accomplish the impossible. - Richard Exley


It is only necessary to prove that which is of doubt; Belief in Christ as our Savior is not of doubt, but of faith. - Rev. J.D. Roberts

For grace did not come for God that He might change His mind about sin, but grace came for man that he might change his ways from sin. - Rev. J.D. Roberts


Time and again man's RESISTANCE brings about God's ASSISTANCE.

God sees the end from the beginning and the beginning from the end.

God's vision brings about provision. Devil's mission brings about delusion.

Sometimes the Pressure applied rather than Pleasure derived determines the Measure of your Treasure.

The above four quotes were submitted by Theophilus Oni, Nigeria


My name is Ashley Thompson, age 12. I found this quote on a key chain I bought once:

The cross isn't about jewellery. It's about Jesus.

It's really cool to me because it's true. People who wear the cross sometimes don't even know what it means.


My name is Gracious. I'm 15. Here's my quote I heard that touched me:

Without Christ, life is nothing but a breathing death.


Selena, age 13, sent in the following two quotes:

Never let a friend pull you away from God, because if they do then they are not a true friend to have.

If you give your life to Jesus he will give you back something that is so wonderful that no one else can give you - Eternal life in Heaven with him.


My name is Joel Ballard and here is my quote:

How else but through a broken heart may the Christ Lord enter in.


Long standing problem? Try kneeling.


Something happens when you pray, that might not have happened had you not prayed.

When we read the bible its like ripples in water forming, but when we give the Bible to someone who really needs it, tidal waves form.

The above two quotes were submitted by Andrew Crick, Prince George, B.C.


A Christian leader is one who knows the way, shows the way, and go the way.

Faith and Love are a set. You can't have one, without the other.

The above two quotes were submitted by Kara Greer, 17 years old, from Wilmington, NC


Hi, I'm Tucker Brady. I'm 15 years old from Mississippi. I came up with this quote the other day when one of my friends told me that they were having trouble resisting satan. I told them:

Satan is like a bothering insect. But you can have full access to devil repellent ... His name is JESUS!!


A Christian must keep the faith, but not to himself. - Jim Patrick


God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with Him. - Jim Elliot


My name is Rena,15, and I'm from Indiana. I keep a Christian quote book in case I'm ever feeling down and I need some inspiration and something to make me smile!!! Here are a few that I wanted to share with you. I hope you enjoy them! God Bless! <><

~The next time you think you're perfect, try walking on water.~

*Lean on the Rock and you'll always be steady!!!*

-I'm not obsessed with 666; I've already been marked with John 3:16-

~I have a Savior and I'm not afraid to use Him!~

-Too blessed to be stressed!!!-

~If God is your co-pilot, switch seats!~

*Christians aren't perfect, just forgiven!*


God has no grandchildren. - Pastor Mike


When you are born once, you die twice, but when you are born twice, you die once! Submitted by Jessica.


Continue on your walk with God ... and one day when the time is right your soul mate will walk right beside you. Shanna Fassbender, New Orleans, LA (16yrs old)


Everyone needs a Paul, a Timothy, and a Barnabas because everyone needs someone to minister to them, someone to minister to, and someone to encourage them.


The Bible was not written to satisfy your curiosity; it was written to transform your life. - Howard Hendricks, 1991.


Sin adds to your trouble, subtracts from your energy, multiplies your difficulties, and divides you from God.


We never know when our disappointment will be His appointment. - Charles Swindoll


There is no time lost in waiting, if you are waiting on the Lord.


It all starts with prayer. If you are not praying then it isn't going to start with you. - Craig Riggle


If your being followed it's time you started following someone worth being followed!  Heather, 13 years old.


I once heard someone say, "God would give me the world if I asked Him. "I smiled softly and looked him directly in the eyes and said, "He already has," then I pointed to a Cross. - Samantha,15 years old. She writes "It really inspires me ... every time I think of it. I hope it helps others too.


Nothing is greater then love; for God is love and nothing is greater then God - submitted by David C.


Who you know determines where you go ... Know Jesus.

Life without Christ is a hopeless end. Life with Christ is endless hope.

The above two quotes were submitted by Maggie 15 yrs. old


When you look into the sky, you cannot see God, but if you look into your heart, you can. Stephanie Krakus, Age 11


God can only be God in your life when you are not! Submitted by Kate, 16


I'm only 13, but I heard someone say this not long ago and it really spoke to me. It is:

Let Satan draw the lost together, and we can witness to them.

Submitted by Nicole


Why stay with your arms crossed when the most powerful Man of the universe died with his arms open? - Priscila, 14 years old


My name is Andrew and I'm 15 and from Connecticut. I would just like to send you this quote that has helped me along the way:

For those who have faith, no explanation is needed, but for those who are skeptic, no explanation is possible.


Maybe God wants us to meet a few wrong people before meeting the right one so that when we finally meet the right person, we will know how to be grateful for the gift.


God and his work are one.


It is not length of life, but depth of life.


God's answers are wiser than our prayers.


The following three quotes were submitted by Victor Mejia.

  • In order to receive something you have never had before...you are going to have to do something you have never done before.
     
  • God did not choose us because we were worthy...but by choosing us, he makes us worthy. Therefore count yourself dead to sin and alive in Christ Jesus and live a life worthy of the calling you have received.
     
  • GOD loves us the way we are, but he refuses to leave us that way.

To God, our journey is as important as our destinations. - Beth Moore


"When you help others, God helps you. When you give, God gives. When you love, God loves. You will never be alone." Spoken by Candace Walch, Lexington, Tx.


Jesus loves you the way you are, but he loves you too much to keep you that way. - David Nasser, at a Student Life camp he spoke at:


God does not expect us to be more than we are; He expects us to be all that we are. - Dudley Anderson


Here are two quotes from James Grayson Jr.

  • A passion for the Cross, will bring compassion for the lost!
     
  • Where there is prayer, there is provision!

To get what you deserve is called fair.
Not to get what you deserve is called justice.
But to get what you don't deserve is called grace.


Keep God first...everything else is not constant. - Beverly T. Gooden


Life is fragile, give yours to God. - From the book 'His Perfect Faithfulness


Perhaps God brings us to the end of our resources so we can discover the vastness of His. - Neil Anderson


It were better to have no opinion of God at all than such a one as is unworthy of him; for the one is unbelief - the other is contempt. - Plutarch


Without faith ... nothing is possible. With it ... nothing is impossible. - Mary McLeod Bethune


The following bulleted quotes were submitted by Tracey Kuehl:

  • For the believer, your last breath here, will be your first breath THERE!
  • Live in such a way that those who know you but don't know God will come to know God because they know you!
     
  • You may never know that JESUS is all you need, until JESUS is all you have - Corrie TenBoom (1940'S Nazi concentration camp victim).
     
  • We always thank God for the Roses. We should thank Him for the thorns as well.
     
  • If God gave us EVERYTHING we wanted.....
    What would we need Him for?
     
  • The One who spoke will speak again...The One who came, will come again! (Max Lucado, Michael W. Smith & Third Day concert)
     
  • All that I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is like trying to do a 5 piece puzzle with only 4 pieces. God is the 5th piece and you can't see the whole picture of life until you have that 5th piece. Sophie, 13 years old.


We love the Lord, of course, but we often wonder what He finds in us. - Ed Howe


Christians are supposed to not merely endure change, not even to profit by it, but to cause it. - Henry Emerson Fosdick


God is like the wind, you can't see him but you know he's there. - Adriana Freeman


PRAYER IS:

P - OWER (OF GOD)
R - EACTING
A - ND
Y - IELDING
E - ARTHLY
R - ESULTS!

ALWAYS TAKE TIME TO PRAY.

Submitted: by J. Cherry


Don't ask God for a easy life, ask him to make you a stronger person.


Weave in Faith and God will find the thread. - Melissa (14 years old)


We must trust His mighty hand , even if we do not understand His plan.


Religion is spelled "DO" , biblical Christianity is spelled "DONE".


This brought a revelation of God's love to me:

God would rather die than live without you! - Pastor Bill Ellenwood II, Adrian, MI, submitted by Liz


The light of this world has no power failure.


Success is to stand in the presence of God unashamed.


You have to truly die before you can truly live.


If God brings you to it, He will get you through it.


The Spirit of God will not lead a man where the grace of God cannot keep him.


Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant - Robert Louis Stevenson


Remember, no matter what happens, if you live, die, get made fun of, God is always there. He will never leave us nor forsake us. - Daniel James


God put everybody on this earth for a reason. Everyone has a purpose in this world even if you haven't discovered it yet. You should shine like stars. - Thomas, 14 years old, Greeneville, TN


The reason we are in heaven for eternity is because it will take eternity to really know God.


Love is the blanket God wraps around you. - Allyson (13 years old)


Pray - don't think about it, because when you think about it, you think what you want to happen and not what is really happening. - Liz (17 years old), Minnesota


I think nearly everyone wants to know what God has for them but there are so few who want to put themselves in a place where they can really hear Him. - Roger Langlois, Oakley, Ca.


The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. - Martin Luther King Jr.


Don't tell God how big your problems are, tell your problems how big your God is. Submitted by Byron Gerber
 


I am Kendra, 14 years old and here are some awesome quotes!

Expect great things from God: attempt great things for God!

*God's primary method for reaching people is people.*

Give all your problems to God; He's up all night anyways.

Don't be self-centered.... be God-centered!

You shouldn't go after God to satisfy your hunger... it should be to quench you're thirst!

Who will I live for today... myself or Christ?
(this one people can really question especially at the age I'm at because there are so many temptations and stuff! So really question yourself each day- who are you living for?!?!?)


I asked Jesus, "How much do You love me?" He replied, "This Much!!!" Then he stretched out his arms and died on the cross. - K.B.W, 15 yrs. old


The tragedy of life and of the world is not that men do not know God; the tragedy is that, knowing Him, they still insist on going their own way. - William Barclay


It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end. - Ursula LeGuin


The trouble is that I'm in a hurry, but God isn't. - Phillip Brooks


Rich is the person who has a praying friend. - Janice Hughes


True faith produces a life full of actions, not a head full of facts.


The One who SPOKE, still SPEAKS! - Max Lucado (heard at a Michael W. Smith and Third Day concert where Max Lucado was the speaker)


Whatever it took, He did. Whatever He asks, I will.


When God is all you've got, you've got more than enough.


It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness. - Charles H. Spurgeon


Morality may keep you out of jail, but it takes the blood of  Jesus Christ to keep you out of hell. - Charles H. Spurgeon


God never made a promise that was too good to be true. - D. L. Moody


If you get busy serving God, you're too busy to sin. - Chuck Baker


If being Christian was a crime, would there be enough evidence to convict you?


Live as though Christ died yesterday, rose from the grave today, and is coming back tomorrow. - Theodore Epp


God takes us into deep waters, not to drown us but to cleanse us. - Unknown


He who prays as he ought will endeavor to live as he prays. - John Owen


God is so BIG He can cover the whole world with his Love and so small He can curl up inside your Heart.


Always respond to rudeness (devil) with kindness (God).


The actions of the world shall never shake me and the opinions of the people shall never move me, for I am grounded in the Word of the Lord!  ~*StRaWbErRy* (15years old)


If you find a man with a Bible that is falling apart....chances are the man IS NOT falling apart. - Bryan Ohio


We must alter our lives in order to alter our hearts, for it is impossible to live one way and pray another. - William Law


When you come to find that God is all you have, is when you come to find that you have everything.


Hello, my name is Kara, and I am 14. I am from Morganton, NC and I would like to submit a quote. I made this quote up recently and I live by it everyday. I hope my quote inspires others to look to God when they have nothing else. The quote is:

We can't say we've lost everything .... God is still there.


Not to feed on God's word is to become spiritually anemic. Bill Johnson, Chaplain, Captain, USAF


I have a quote for your web page. My boss has this written in his office and I think that it is true:

"We limit what God will do with us by how much we are praying now."

This is true to me because we ask God to do for us in our prayers. The power of Prayer is the most powerful thing that we can use here in this world. - Joshua July

We cannot survive without communication. Prayer is our communication with God. Do you want to survive? - Joshua July -


Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell. - Unknown


If I could chose my own Heaven, it would be to pick sunflowers for God for all eternity.  Becky, 13, Myrtle Beach


Here are some quotes submitted by 14 year old McKenzie Clark:

  1. God is my number one priority in my life
  2. He is my comforter, my shelter, and my candle!
  3. He lights my way through life carrying me through the dark times and the bad times!
  4. He lifts me up when I am down , brings me back to reality when I escape it.
  5. I love him with ALL my heart ! That is why I gave it to him !

    By McKenzie Clark ~ 14 years old ~

God speaks in the silence of the heart. Listening is the beginning of prayer. - Mother Teresa


Dog spelled backward is still man's best friend.


There is no such thing as Wishes ...only Prayers.


You are not Lucky; you are Blessed.


I believe in the sun even if it isn't shining. I believe in love even when I am alone. I believe in God even when He is silent. - Unknown


When there is nothing left but God, that is when you realize that God is all you need. Submitted by Sarah, 13 years old, Austin, Texas


What is morally wrong can never be politically right. - Lord Shaftesbury


When you come to the bottom, you find God. - Neville Talbot


Expect great things from God, attempt great things for God. - William Carey


God often gives in one brief moment that which he has for a long time denied. - Thomas à Kempis


If your life depended on knowing the Bible, how long would you last?


It is better to have the Lord In your heart rather than on your heart.


To be loved by God and to be loved by others; and to love God and to love others, is the greatest joy of existence.


Sometimes God has to put us flat on our back before we are looking up to Him. - Jack Graham


We're all in the same garden. I hope your not eating from the wrong tree - Justin Holland


Take your burden to the Lord and leave it there.


Pray, and let God worry. - Martin Luther


Never under estimate Jesus, because He will just prove you wrong. - Brian Gurney


Where there is much prayer, there will be much of the Spirit; where there is much of the Spirit, there will be ever-increasing prayer. - Andrew Murray


Many things I have tried to grasp, and have lost. That which I have placed in God's hands I still have. - Martin Luther


Don't put people down, unless it's on your prayer list. - Stan Michalski


Satan, the Hinderer, may build a barrier about us, but he can never roof us in, so that we cannot look up. - J. Hudson Taylor


Here are two quotes submitted by Amby

Stop telling God how big your storm is and start telling your storm how big your God is.

When the devil reminds you of your past, remind him of his future.


It is possible to be so active in the service of Christ as to forget to love him. - P.T. Forsyth


With God, there are no accidents. Everything happens for a reason, so stop worrying about what tomorrow brings, and put your trust in Him.

Submitted by Mollie, Age 11, West Virginia


The Bible may be old, but its truths are always new.


We can stand affliction better than we can prosperity, for in prosperity we forget God. - Dwight L. Moody


Be assured, if you walk with Him and look to Him, and expect help from Him, He will never fail you. - George Mueller


Before we ever ask, God is preparing the answer.


Wishing will never be a substitute for prayer. - Ed Cole


No matter who you are or where you are God has a purpose for you... and that purpose is to be a witness for Him.


If you forget to forgive, you have forgotten you are forgiven. - Pastor Jay Robinson


There is no left or right in a Christ centered church. - Submitted by Pastor Jay Robinson.


If your religion doesn't take you to church it won't take you to Heaven.


A good attitude toward life begins with gratitude toward God.


The only one who can satisfy the human heart is the one who made it.


God doesn't promise security FROM life's storms but security IN life's storms.


No two Christians will ever meet for the last time.


Unless we rely on God's power within us, we will yield to the pressures around us.


The Bible is a compass, pointing you in the right direction.


When we work, we work; but when we pray, God works.


Don't just work for God. Work with God.


Fear not tomorrow. God is already there.


God is everywhere so you can pray anywhere.


To know God is to live. - Tolstoy


When fear knocks at your door, send faith to answer it, and you will find there's no one there.


Faith is simply trusting in God when life gives you reasons not to.


Never be afraid to entrust an unknown future to an ALL-knowing God.


God may conceal the purpose of His ways, but His ways are not without purpose.


God's call to a task includes His strength to complete it.


God is too big, to settle for so little.


Christian homes don't just happen -- they're built.


God cares about details. If you comb out some hairs in the morning, the record in Heaven is changed.


God's promises are like the stars: the darker the night, the brighter they shine.


We can preach the Gospel of Christ no further than we have experienced the power of it in our own hearts. - George Whitefield


When life gets tough, toughen your faith.


If all the hell a Christian has to experience is here on earth, then things aren't so bad after all. If all the heaven a lost person experiences is here on earth, then that is really sad. Sheila Greene, North Carolina.


Here are a number of quotes written and submitted by Stuart Singer:

It is a terrible responsibility to own a bible.

The good news is only good news to people who hear it before they die.

Don't just pray continually and not move in the direction God is telling you.

We forget God when we are strong.

What is so wrong with you that God couldn't use you?

When the Omniscient God asks you a question, it is not because he is seeking information.

True faith is to have confidence in who God is.

You cannot please God without faith.

The goal of your life must be love, not power. Then he will give you power to love with.

Don't give up because the pain is intense right now. Get on with it, and before long you will find that you have a new vision and a new purpose.

- HELL REALLY DOES EXIST!
- Know anyone who might be going there?
- Why not say something to them?

This ends the quotes by Stuart Singer.


It is good to speak to man about God. It is even better to speak to God
about Man.
Submitted by Joe Cory


No Jesus, no peace. Know Jesus, know peace.


If God gave to us as we give to Him what would we have?


Great
Omniscient
Deity


The order of priority in living a life of JOY is:
J = Jesus
O = Others
Y = Yourself


J - Jesus first
O - Others second
Y - Yourself last


Faith = Forsaking All In Trusting HIM


Faith is not a sense, nor sight, nor reason, but a taking God at His Word. - Evans


If you worry why pray. If you pray, why worry.


How many times do we miss God's blessings because they are not packaged as we expected?


Exercise your faith; walk with the Lord.


You will never be in the wrong place when you’re in the center of God’s will.


He who plans on making it to Heaven had better read the map.


Yesterday is a memory, tomorrow is a mystery.  Today is a gift from God and that is why we call it the present.


Prayer will do a lot of things for us. Worry will do a lot of things to us.


You cannot convince anyone that Jesus loves them, until you are willing to love them too.


GOD'S
R
EDEMPTION
A
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C
HRIST'S
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XPENSE


When we come to the end of ourselves that's where God will begin.


If you’re looking up to God you won’t be looking down on people.


The true test of a saint's life is not successfulness but faithfulness.


FAITH is not believing that God can. It is knowing that He will.


Give God the Glory, The No. 1 answer to the No. 1 killer, SIN! - Submitted by Ruthann Barci


Whether I live today or die today, either way I live tomorrow! - Andrew Springer


God answers all prayers! He answers yes, no, and wait! - Andrew Springer


Jesus came to save us FROM our sins, not leave us in them.


The reason we don't talk to our friends about God is because we don't talk to God about our friends.


Faith is not a leap into the dark, but a step into the light.


There is always enough time to do God's will.


Give your all to Christ, who gave His all for you.


If you keep in step with God, you'll be out of step with the world.


The Bible is not meant merely to inform, but to transform.


Spiritual victory comes only to those who are prepared for battle.


Work well done for Christ will receive a "well done" from Christ.


Confession of sin is not an admission of weakness, but a sign of strength.


Sorrow looks back, worry looks around, but faith looks up.


If you give to people, you will receive from the Lord. - Jonathan Entwistle, England


Satan draws circles, God draws lines. - Jonathan Entwistle, England


Worry ends where faith begins.


For the child of God, death is when the earth recedes and heaven opens up.


Prayer should be the first resource, not the last resort.


I have held many things in my hands, and I have lost them all; but whatever I have placed in God's hands, that I still possess. ~Corrie Ten Boom~


Peace is the presence of power not the absence of trouble.


We all have enough strength to bear someone else's burden.


You will never stand alone while standing on the Word of God.


God's work done in God's way never lacks God supplies.


Faith is not real until it is all that you hold onto.


No man stumbles when he is on his knees.


Many church members are neatly starched and ironed, but they've never been washed! - Rev. Harry T. Smith


The heart is happiest when it beats for others.


I know not what the future holds, but I know Who holds the future!


Some people do the best they can and then leave the rest up to God when they should be giving it all to God, and then doing the best they can. - Bronwyn Ashcroft


Heaven is a one way ticket. If you get halfway, you didn't make it.


The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world.


We've never really given anything to the Lord until we've given Him our all.


Providence: what some people refer to as "accidental".


The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions, and not on our circumstances. - Martha Washington


Without God the End is hopeless but with God there is endless hope.


Each of us has the ability to lighten another's load.


Service is not spelled serve-us.


God's will should be our highest priority, not an option.


Lay any burden on me, Lord, only sustain me.
Sever any tie, but the tie that binds me to Thyself. - David Livingstone


You can better understand the 23rd Psalm when you are acquainted with The Shepherd.


God said it, I believe it, that settles it!


We received the following email on the above quote. This person wrote:
The quote that reads, "God said it, I believe it, that settles it!" should really read: "God said it ..... that settles it!" It really doesn't matter if I believe it or not!


God will take us through if we will stand the pull.


We take for granted the things for which we should be giving thanks.


The bread of life never goes stale.


You can't hide from God by missing church.


When a Christian is in the wrong place his right place is empty.


There are no impossible cases with God... His Grace is sufficient for all.


Faith sees the invisible, believes the incredible and receives the impossible!


Those who walk with God always reach their destination.


It is my hearts desire that I must be NO more, that He be KNOWN more. (Saheed B. Olalekan)

Here is a note from Saheed: "This quote is my life statement. I arrived at that after much prayer. I was once a Moslem. Now Jesus is in His right place in my life. In Christ alone is it worth living.


God specializes in things thought impossible.


If God brings you to it, He will bring you through it.
 


Your worst days are never so bad that you are beyond the reach of God's grace. And your best days are never so good that you are beyond the need of God's grace.


God not only orders our steps but He orders our stops.


Did it ever occur to you that nothing occurs to God?


Happiness is in Heaven, but the joy is in the journey


It rains on the just and the unjust.


The power of God is not magnified in success or failure but rather in the hearts and loving actions of His people.


DisAppointments are often His Appointments.


Doubt sees the obstacles whereas faith sees the way.


God never closes a door without opening a window.


Nothing lies beyond the reach of prayer, EXCEPT that which lies outside the will of God. - Rev. Harry T. Smith


There are no accidents with God.


Thank God for what you have. Trust God for what you need.


Who can measure the love of a mother? Only God!


Circumstances are just raw material out of which God makes character and strength and virtue.


Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservations. - Elton Trueblood


Peace is the presence of power, not the absence of trouble. - Rev. Armen O. Rhoads


If one first gives himself to the Lord, all other giving is easy. - Robert Harris
 


You cannot out give God.


God's Word is just as accurate as His works are. You can set your clock by His sun, and you can charter your course by His Word.


The greatest message ever heard came from an empty tomb.


Never ask God to bless what His word calls sin. (Alene Hawkins)

Don't doubt in the darkness what you knew to be true in the light. (Alene Hawkins)


The path of duty is the path of glory.


Is what your living for worth Christ dying for?


How who fears God has nothing to fear.


The most powerful position on earth is kneeling before the Lord of the universe.


One cannot build a church with stumbling blocks.


One cannot spell church without U.


The church must always be in exodus.


All that is needed for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing. (Edmund Burke)


Wonder is the basis of worship.


Put your creed in your deed.


Those who walk with God won't run from people's needs.


It is good to be a Christian and you know it, but it is better to be a Christian and show it!


You will never stand alone while standing on the Word of God. (Kathryn Souza-Wine)


If no one ever had a need, we'd never see a miracle.


What I can do, plus what God can do, equals enough.


Nails could not have kept Jesus on the cross had love not held Him there.


Faith makes all things possible, NOT easy.


Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
- Helen Keller


He came to pay a debt He didn't owe because we owed a debt we couldn't pay.


Y2K got you worried? The Y2K solution is: Yield 2 (the) King


A mother's love gives us our first glimpse of heaven.


Our hearts are restless until they find rest in God


Christ is the only third party in marriage who can make it work.


The puzzles of life will one day be seen from another viewpoint and from there we shall see how each piece was fitted together with absolute perfection.


Stay within whispering distance... if you stray, you won't hear His voice.


The only limits to God's grace are the limits we put on it.


Many who say "Our Father" on Sunday spend the rest of the week acting like orphans.


Even a small star shines in the darkness.


Prayer is talking to God. Meditation is listening to God.


Reflect upon your blessings, of which every man has plenty, not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. (Charles Dickens)


Even when things don't go as we plan, God still has a plan for us.


The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears.


Hell has no exits.
Heaven needs none.


Prayer is the key to Heaven, but faith unlocks the door. (Mosie Lister)


Trials are the food of faith.


No one is hopeless who hopes in God.


Little is much when God is in it!


Never try to carry tomorrow's burdens with today's grace.


We look upon prayer simply as a means of getting things for ourselves, but the Biblical purpose of prayer is that we may get to know God Himself. (Oswald Chambers)


Reading the Bible without meditating on it is like trying to eat without swallowing.


God's love for us is not a love that always exempts us from trials, but rather, a love that always sees us through trials.


God does not ask your ability or your inability. He asks only your availability. (Mary Kay Ash)
 


In God's service, our greatest ability is our availability.


If you really love Jesus, you won't be flirting with the Devil.


You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips.


Faith helps us when we are down;
but unbelief throws us down when we are up. (John Bunyan)


Let me not pray to be sheltered from dangers, but to be fearless in facing them.


Is what you're living for, worth dying for?


Work becomes worship when done for the Lord.


Faith is often strengthened right at the place of disappointment. (Rodney McBride)


Jesus did not come to make God's love possible, but to make God's love visible.


Life is fragile ... handle with prayer.


Confess your sins, not your neighbors.


The mark of a saint is not perfection, but consecration. A saint is not a man without faults, but a man who has given himself without reserve to God. (W. T. Richardson)


The chain of a mother's prayer can link her child to God.


Blessings hemmed with praise will not unravel.


A day hemmed in prayer seldom unravels.
 


He is your friend who pushes you nearer to God.


God's work must be done in God's way.


God loves us not because of who we are, but because of who He is.


Faith keeps the one who keeps the faith.


Definition of a Christian -- Under New Management


God tries our faith so that we may try His faithfulness.


Prayer moves the hand that moves the world.


Where the will of God leads you, the Grace of God will keep you.


Sometimes the Lord calms the storm;
Sometimes He lets the storm rage and calms His child.


Prayer will put backbone where your wishbone is.


He who is not contented with what he has would not be contented with what he would like to have.


If we meet and you forget me, you have lost nothing;
But if you meet Jesus Christ and forget Him, you have lost everything.


Food for the soul uses no calories!


The center of church must be located outside the church.


There are four kinds of church members: the tired, tireless, tiresome and retired.


God made two kinds: those that have and those that need.


Some would rather build a temple than be one.


Church is the only society on earth that exists for the benefit of non-members. (William Temple)


Go from "leave world to join church" to "enter world and be church".


Worship reminds us of values the world makes us forget.


In perplexities -- when we cannot tell what to do, when we cannot understand what is going on around us -- let us be calmed and steadied and made patient by the thought that what is hidden from us is not hidden from Him. (Frances Ridley Havergal)


All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen. (Ralph Waldo Emerson)


The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving." (Holmes)


...open their eyes and turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a place among those who are sanctified by faith in me. Acts 26:17-18


"You were prescribed and then presented to this world exactly as God arranged it." (from "Growing Strong in the Seasons of Life")


One of the marks of spiritual maturity is the quiet confidence that God is in control - without the need to understand why He does what He does. (from "Starting Over")

Our God is in heaven; he does whatever pleases him. Ps 115:3 NIV


Give according to your income, lest God make your income according to your giving.


A Christian should be IN the world and yet not OF the world. How can this be? Consider the fish who, though he lives in the salty sea, does not taste salty.


Vision that looks inward becomes duty.
Vision that looks outward becomes aspiration.
Vision that looks upward becomes faith


Someone has said, "A brook would lose its song if God removed the rocks."


The richest chords require some black keys.


Better the storm with Christ than smooth waters without Him.


The love of God is like the Amazon River flowing down to water one daisy.


When God puts a period, do not change it to a question mark.


"It's a good thing God chose me before I was born,
because he surely would not have afterwards." (C.H. Spurgeon)


A Christ-centered life is like a good watch: open face, busy hands, pure gold, and full of good works.


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