“There is no power like that of prevailing prayer; of Abraham pleading for Sodom; Jacob wrestling in the stillness of the night; Moses standing in the breach; Hannah intoxicated with sorrow; David heartbroken with remorse and grief; Jesus in sweat of blood.  Add to this list from the records of the church your personal observation and experience, and always there is the cost of passion unto blood.  Such prayer prevails; It turns ordinary mortals into men of power;  It brings power;  It brings fire; It brings rain; It brings life; It brings God”  -Samuel Chadwick

“Don’t try to bring the Word of God down to your level.  Let it pull you up to its level.”        -David MacDonald

“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

“He who knows enough is enough will always have enough”  -Unknown

“The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook”  -William James

“We even heard it asserted that those that lived before the first coming of Christ do not belong to the Church of God.  We never know what we shall hear next and perhaps it’s a mercy that these absurdities are revealed one at a time in order that we may be able to endure their stupidity without dying of amazement!”  C.H. Spurgeon

“If you’re going to make a difference, number one you’re going to scare people.  Number two you’re going to draw a crowd.”   -David Yarbrough

“Only when we are captured by an overwhelming sense of awe and reverence in the presence of god, will we begin to worship God in spirit and in truth.”  -Alistair Begg

“When alone with God, be alone with Him.”  -Samuel Chadwick

“Is this really the church of Christ, or are we just calling it the church because of our traditions and history?”  -K.P. Yohannan

“Beloved, there are heights in experimental knowledge of the things of God that the eagles discerning eye and philosophical thought have never seen…God alone can take us there, but the chariot in which He takes us up and the fiery steeds that pull the chariot, are prevailing prayers.”   -Charles Spurgeon

“Was there anything Jesus wanted from this earth besides you and me?…NOTHING.”       -Zac Poonen

“There are no crown-wearers in heaven who were no cross-bearers here below.”                   -Unknown

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.”                  -T.S. Eliot

“The one thing we learn from history is that we don’t learn from history
-Leonard Ravenhill

“Live so as to be missed when dead.”   -Robert Murray McCheyne

“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

“Only when we are captured by an overwhelmig sense of awe and reverence in the presence of God, will we begin to worship God in spirit and truth.”  -Alistair Begg

“The deepest repentance and humility and our own frailty and weakness must be realized before we can know God’s strength.”   -Frank Bartleman

“The devil smiles when we make plans.  He laughs when we get too busy.  But he trembles when we pray–especially when we pray together.”  -Corrie ten Boom

“Instead of asking yourself whether you believe or not, ask yourself whether you have, this day,  done one thing because He said, ‘Do it’!  Or once abstained because He said, ‘Do not do it’!  It is simply absurd to say you believe, or even want to believe in Him, if you do not do anything He tells you.”   -George Macdonald

“The law of Satan:  ‘That we seek all our pleasures in, and fix all our heartfelt hopes upon, this present age over which he presides; and that we use our best endeavors–by various means of sensuous and intellectual occupations and delights, and countless ways of killing time which he has provided–to keep our thoughts from over wandering into that age to come which will see, him a fettered captive instead of a prince and a god”                   -George H. Pember

“About the time of the end, a body of men will be raised up who will turn their attention to the Prophecies, and insist on their literal interpretation, in the midst of much clamor and opposition.”   -Sir Isaac Newton

“When I consider the short duration of my life, swallowed up in the eternity of before and after, the little space I fill, and even see, engulfed in the infinite immensity of space of which I am ignorant, and which knows me not; I am frightened and am astonished at being here rather than there. Why now rather than then?”  -Pascal

“Human ego separated from god, becomes hostile to the service of mankind while viewing people as commodities to be manipulated in the ministration of fiendish ambition”   -Unknown

“Zeal must be reigned in and harnessed by strategic encounters with the Living God. Otherwise, we become frustrated with people and discouraged with delays. We step outside our place of strength and spiritual protection.”   -Unknown

“Worry does not empty tomorrow its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.”
-Corrie ten Boom

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.”
-Dresden James

“The wicked of today hate to hear the word ‘repent’. The wicked of the past wish they could hear it just once more.”   -Unknown

“There was a day when I died, utterly died-died to George Mueller, his opinions, preferences, tastes, and will; died to the world, its approval or censure, died to the approval or blame even of my brethren and friends–and since then I have only to show myself approved to God.”   -George Mueller

“A religion that costs nothing is worth nothing.”   -W.B. Dunkum

“When you were poor and ugly in your own sight, then was the time God exalted and used you, but when you get to be some great Nebuchadnezzar, then God turns you out to eat grass like an ox. Keep little and God will use you.” -Apostolic Faith papers #5

“The Savior is not looking for men and women who will give their spare evenings to Him–or their years of retirement. Rather, He seeks those who will give Him first place in their lives.”    -William MacDonald

“Any objection to the carryings on of our present gold-calf Christianity is met with the triumphant reply. ‘But we are winning them!’ And winning them to what? To true discipleship? To cross-carrying? To self-denial? To separation from the world? To crucifixion of the flesh? To holy living? To nobility of character? To a despising of the world’s treasures? To hard self-discipline? To love for God? To total commital to Christ? Of course the answer to all these questions is a ‘no’.”   -A.W. Tozer

“Great hearts can only be made by great troubles. Great faith must have great trials”
-Charles Spurgeon

“One who is intimate with god will not be intimidated by men.”
-Leonard Ravenhill

“I consider that the chief dangers which will confront the twentieth century will be: Religion without the Holy Spirit; Christianity without Christ; Forgiveness without regeneration; Morality without God and Heaven without Hell”                                                 -William Booth

“It’s not the parts of the Bible I don’t know that worries me…it’s the parts that I do!”
-Mark Twain

“Tell me what you do with your time and money and I will tell you where your heart is.”
-Xavier

“Judas heard all Christ’s sermons.”   -Thomas Goodwin

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