Christian Quotes

“But wisdom is proved right by all her children.”

(Luke: 7:35) 

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Powerful quotes from Christian authors and teachers: 

  • “He who lays up treasures on earth spends his life backing away from his treasures. To him, death is loss. He who lays up treasures in heaven looks forward to eternity; he’s moving daily toward his treasures. To him, death is gain.” – Randy Alcorn
  • “Don’t pray when you feel like it. Have an appointment with the Lord and keep it. A man is powerful on his knees.” – Corrie Ten Boom
  • “Any concern too small to be turned into a prayer is too small to be made into a burden.” – Corrie Ten Boom
  • “Contentment with what we have – whether it is possessions, or station in life, or mental or physical abilities – is worth far, far more than all the things we don’t have.” – Jerry Bridges
  • “Nothing lies beyond the reach of prayer except that which lies outside the will of God.” – Phillips Brooks
  • “We won’t get knocked to our knees during battles in this life if we first bow on our knees in awe and attention to the Lord before those battles rage.” – James Callen
  • “The more I reflect on Christ’s love for me, the easier it becomes to resonate His love through me.” – James Callen
  • “Knowing that you are so greatly loved and treasured by God, that He counts the number of hairs on your head, you can trust that He values and listens to the cares of your heart.” – James Callen
  • “Believers are to fasten their beliefs on what the Bible teaches, not fashion their beliefs around what culture accepts.” – James Callen
  • “The prime reason the Savior personally acts as the gatekeeper of the celestial kingdom is not to exclude people, but to personally welcome and embrace those who have made it back home.” – Tad R. Callister 
  • “Leave it all in the Hands that were wounded for you.” –  Elisabeth Elliot
  • “The will of God will not take us where the grace of God cannot sustain us.” – Billy Graham
  • “The resurrection of Jesus changes the face of death for all His people. Death is no longer a prison but a passage into God’s presence. Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won’t say there.” – Clarence W. Hall
  • “We would worry less if we praise more. Thanksgiving is the enemy of discontent and dissatisfaction.” – H. A. Ironside
  • You are never left alone when you are alone with God.” – Woodrow Kroll
  • “God became man to turn creatures into sons: not simply to produce better men of the old kind but to produce a new kind of man” – C. S. Lewis
  • If a commission by an earthly king is considered an honor, how can a commission by a Heavenly King be considered a sacrifice? – David Livingstone 
  • “Only he who can say, ‘The Lord is the strength of my life,’ can say, ‘Of whom shall I be afraid.'” – Alexander MacLaren
  • “Coming unto the Lord is not a negotiation, but a surrender.” – Neal A. Maxwell
  • “The Bible: Know it in your head. Stow it in your heart. Show it in your life. Sow it in the world.” – J. Vernon McGee
  • “No other generation but ours can evangelize the present generation.” – John Mott
  • “The vigor of our spiritual life will be in exact proportion to the place held by the Bible in our life and thoughts.” – George Mueller
  • “Prayer is not monologue, but dialogue. God’s voice in response to mine is its most essential part.” – Andrew Murray
  • “Faith expects from God what is beyond all expectation.” – Andrew Murray
  • “Don’t crawl through life in your own strength, not when you can soar in Christ’s strength.” – Mark J. Musser
  • “He who kneels the most, stands the best.” – D. L. Moody
  • “In the New Testament, grace means God’s love in action towards men who merited the opposite of love. Grace means God moving heaven and earth to save sinners who could not lift a finger to save themselves.” – J. I. Packer
  • “The more you praise, the more vigor you will have for prayer; and the more you pray, the more matter you will have for praise.” – J. I. Packer
  • “If we displease God, does it matter whom we please? If we please Him, does it matter whom we displease?” – Leonard Ravenhill
  • “It has been well said that there are only three classes of people in the world today; those who are afraid, those who do not know enough to be afraid, and those who know their Bibles.” – Leonard Ravenhill
  • “It’s what you sow that multiplies, not what you keep in the barn.” – Adrian Rogers
  • “The Bible is not the book of the month or even the book of the year. The Bible is the book of the ages. It is an unchanging, timeless book. – Adrian Rogers
  • “Grace is not looking for good men whom it may approve, for it is not grace but mere justice to approve goodness. [Rather] it is looking for condemned, guilty, speechless and helpless men whom it may save, sanctify, and glorify” – C. I. Scofield
  • “The real crisis of worship today is not that the preaching is paltry or that it’s too drafty in church. It is that people have no sense of the presence of God, and if they have no sense of His presence, how can they be moved to express the deepest feelings of their souls to honor, revere, worship, and glorify God.” – R C Sproul
  • “I have a great need for Christ; I have a great Christ for my need.” – C. H. Spurgeon
  • “It is when our hearts are stirred that we become most aware of what they contain.” – Andy Stanley
  • “Basically, there are two paths you can walk: faith or fear. It’s impossible to simultaneously trust and not trust God.” – Charles Stanley
  • “Before we can begin to see the cross as something done for us, we have to see it as something done by us.”  – John Stott
  • “Let’s quit fiddling with religion and do something to bring the world to Christ.” – Billy Sunday
  • “God’s work done in God’s way will never lack God’s supplies.” – Hudson Taylor
  • “The truly wise man is he who believes the Bible against the opinions of any man. If the Bible says one thing, and any body of men says another, the wise man will decide, ‘This book is the Word of Him who can not lie.'” – R. A. Torrey
  • “I’m not afraid of the devil. The devil can handle me – he’s got judo I never heard of. But he can’t handle the One to whom I’m joined; he can’t handle the One to whom I’m united; he can’t handle the One whose nature dwells in my nature.” – A. W. Tozer
  • “Jesus is not one of many ways to approach God, nor is He the best of several ways; He is the only way.” – A. W. Tozer
  • “I believe the promises of God enough to venture an eternity on them.” – Isaac Watts
  • “We turn to God for help when our foundations are shaking, only to learn that it is God who is shaking them.” – Charles C. West
  • “Great faith is the product of great fights. Great testimonies are the outcome of great tests. Great triumphs can only come out of great trials.” – Smith Wigglesworth 
  • “Faith is not to get out of a hard place but to change your heart in the hard place.” – David Wilkerson
  • “It was not the volume of sin that sent Christ to the cross, it was the fact of sin.” – Ravi Zacharias

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