Don’t Quote Me on This


Just some quotes to be challenged by today.  Which one is your favorite?  Which one spoke right to your heart?  Which one made you really uncomfortable?  Leave a comment!!!!

“Catch on fire and others will love to come watch you burn.”
― John Wesley

“I want the presence of God Himself, or I don’t want anything at all to do with religion… I want all that God has or I don’t want any.”
― A.W. Tozer

“Cheap grace is the grace we bestow on ourselves. Cheap grace is the preaching of forgiveness without requiring repentance, baptism without church discipline, Communion without confession…. Cheap grace is grace without discipleship, grace without the cross, grace without Jesus Christ, living and incarnate.”
― Dietrich BonhoefferThe Cost Of Discipleship

“Perhaps it takes a purer faith to praise God for unrealized blessings than for those we once enjoyed or those we enjoy now.”
― A.W. Tozer

“Not hero worship, but intimacy with Christ.”
― Dietrich BonhoefferThe Cost of Discipleship

“Unless God has raised you up for this very thing, you will be worn out by the opposition of men and devils. But if God be for you, who can be against you? Are all of them together stronger than God? O be not weary of well doing!”
― John Wesley

“We really must understand that the lust for affluence in contemporary society is psychotic. It is psychotic because it has completely lost touch with reality. We crave things we neither need nor enjoy. ‘We buy things we do not want to impress people we do not like.’ …It is time to awaken to the fact that conformity to a sick society is to be sick.”
― Richard J. FosterCelebration of Discipline: The Path to Spiritual Growth

“In using all means, seek God alone. In and through every outward thing, look only to the power of His Spirit, and the merits of His Son. Beware you do not get stuck in the work itself; if you do, it is all lost labor. Nothing short of God can satisfy your soul. Therefore, fix on Him in all, through all, and above all…Remember also to use all means as means-as ordained, not for their own sake…”
― John WesleyHow To Pray: The Best of John Wesley on Prayer

“The quiet power of a life transformed by the grace of God is so explosive that it can redirect the course of human events”
― Richard Foster

“Christianity preaches the infinite worth of that which is seemingly worthless and the infinite worthlessness of that which is seemingly so valued.”
― Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin, and desire nothing but God, and I care not a straw whether they be clergymen or laymen; such alone will shake the gates of hell and set up the kingdom of heaven on Earth.”
― John Wesley

“We must be ready to allow ourselves to be interrupted by God…..We must not…..assume that our schedule is our own to manage, but allow it to be arranged by God.”
― Dietrich Bonhoeffer

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2 thoughts on “Don’t Quote Me on This

  1. I love the 3rd one about grace…I think a lot of people cheapen grace. I sent the 6th one to a friend. They are all good. Thanks for the quotes!

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