Quotes for Encouragement

Christ

“Christians are owned by Christ.” ~Unknown

Christian

“Your Christian life is every day to be a proof that God works impossibilities.” ~Unknown

Difficulty

If you fear God in an appropriate way of humble reverence and awe, you won’t have to be afraid of man. ~Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Faith

“Saving faith makes you obedient to Jesus Christ.” ~Unknown

“All that see the Lord Jesus with an eye of faith will worship Him.” ~Unknown

Fear

You have two options when faced with opposition: Fear of God or Fear of Man

Forgiveness

To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you. ~ C. S. Lewis

God

“Nourish your heart on high thoughts of God.” ~Brother Lawrence

“Knowing God is abundant life.” ~Anne Gurley

Gospel

“There is only one Gospel and it is good news.” ~Anne Gurley

Grace

“God allows us to feel the weight of our shortcomings so that we might behold the abundance of His grace.” ~ Unknown

“All grace grows as love to the Word of God grows” ~Unknown

“God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble” ~The Bible

Gratitude

Guilt + Grace = Gratitude

Heaven

“Only God gives eternal life.” ~Unknown

Hope

“Happy is he whose hope is in the Lord his God.” ~Unknown

“Hope in God does not disappoint.” ~The Bible

Humility

“Humility is when I recognize and admit I cannot accomplish the task.” ~Unknown

Jesus

“Jesus always wants us to depend on Him.” ~Unknown

“You can face any situation when Jesus is on the throne of your heart.” ~Unknown

“A Christian has faith in, reliance on, adherence to, and trust in Jesus Christ~” ~Unknown

“The way to God was laid in a manger.” ~Anne Gurley

Joy

“The joy of the Lord should be wheels to our obedience.” ~Matthew Henry

“The grace of joy is contagious.” ~Unknown

“Spiritual joy never disappoints.” ~Unknown

“God does not call us to ease, but to faithful joy.” ~Unknown

Kindness

“Think highly of the riches of the kindness of God to you.” ~Unknown

Kingdom of God

“The Kingdom of God is a Kingdom of Mercy” ~Unknown

“Make your priority God and His righteousness today.” ~Anne Gurley

Life

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.” ~Jim Elliot

“The best self-preservation is to commit ourselves to God’s keeping.” ~Matthew Henry

“Unbelief results in an empty and useless life.”  ~Anne W. Gurley

“There is always enough time to do the will of God.” ~ Elisabeth Elliot

Mercy

“Bad as things are, it is owing to the mercy of God that they are not worse.” ~Matthew Henry

Mind

“To know God and our duty is learning sufficiently high for us.” ~Matthew Henry

A renewed mind is saturated and controlled by the Word of God. ~Unknown

Peace

“In acceptance lieth peace.” ~Elisabeth Elliot

Prayer

“Be aware of God every time you think, act, or talk.” ~John MacArthur

We have to pray with our eyes on God, not on the difficulties. ~ Oswald Chambers

Anything is a blessing which makes us pray. ~ Charles Spurgeon

“Prayer is the meeting of words – my words of need and God’s Word of Promised Provision.” ~Anne Gurley

“We have to pray with our eyes on God, no on the difficulties.” ~Oswald Chambers

Righteousness

“The righteous call upon the name of the Lord who hears and answers.” ~Unknown

Service

“Every one in the church whom God approves, will be devoted to his Master’s service, and thus fitted for his use.” ~Matthew Henry

Sin

Good behavior does not veil a sin-filled heart from God.” Priscilla Shirer

“Implore a divine pardon from sin today.” ~Unknown

Spirit of God

“The Spirit guides us in our pursuit of truth through the Word of God.” ~John MacArthur

Will of God

“There is always enough time to do the will of God.” ~Elisabeth Elliot

Wisdom

“Wisdom produces meekness. Meekness increases wisdom.” ~Unknown

Word of God

“The Spirit guides us in our pursuit of truth through the Word of God.” ~John MacArthur

“The Word of God is absolute truth. Order your life by it.” ~Unknown

“The Word of God is always most precious to the man who lives on it most.” ~Unknown

“The Bible is a manual to get through life.” ~Unknown

“The sum of all God’s Word is truth.” ~Unknown

Worship

Worship follows belief. ~Unknown

Complacency leads to inaction, but worship moves us into action.” ~ Unknown

“Worship is like corrective lenses for our souls, bringing God clearer into view.” ~ Unknown

“Worship and worry cannot occupy the same space.” ~ Unknown

“All that see the Lord Jesus with an eye of faith will worship Him.” ~Unknown