“We fear men so much, because we fear God so little. One fear cures another. When man’s terror scares you, turn your thoughts to the wrath of God.” William GurnallA Puritan Golden Treasury, p. 108.
“God commands us to let Him work for us before commanding us to work for Him.” John PiperSermon, Anxieties: To be Cast not Carried, June 13, 1993.
“Having lost the security of being rooted in the eternal reality of the Word of God, we are looking to busy activity to fill the void that has been created in our lives. And under that bondage to activity we find it difficult to linger with the Word simply for the joy of it. In […]
“Prayer and praise are the oars by which a man may row his boat into the deep waters of the knowledge of Christ.” C.H. SpurgeonSermon #1935.
“Believing that further delay would be sinful, some of God’s insignificants and nobodies in particular, but trusting in our Omnipotent God, have decided on certain simple lines, according to the Book of God, to make a definite attempt to render the evangelization of the world an accomplished fact… Too long have we been waiting for […]
“Love your fellowmen, and cry about them if you cannot bring them to Christ. If you cannot save them, you can weep over them. If you cannot give them a drop of cold water in hell, you can give them your heart’s tears while they are still in this body.” C.H. Spurgeon
“The only path to pleasure is in pleasing God.” Richard Owen Roberts
“Most Christians expect little from God, ask little and therefore receive little and are content with little.” A.W. Pink
“The lesson of the proverb is a very instructive one. It is one of the most melancholy proofs of man’s fallen and corrupt state, that he never values what he is familiar with, and that familiarity breeds contempt. Ministers of the Gospel discover this by painful experience, when they have resided many years in the […]
“We must allow the Word of God to confront us, to disturb our security, to undermine our complacency and to overthrow our patterns of thought and behavior.” John Stott