Category Quotes

Let Me Be a Woman – Elisabeth Elliot

“When two people are living in love, they operate on the assumption that love is at the bottom of whatever treatment they get. This eliminates a lot of potential hurts…Love is not touchy. Love gives the benefit of the doubt.” –Elisabeth Elliot I just finished reading Mrs. Elliot’s Let Me Be a Woman. She had […]

The “Daily” of Sanctification

“To live the life of daily faith in the Son of God, and to be daily drawing out of His fullness the promised grace and strength which He has laid up for His people–this is the grand secret of progressive sanctification.” — J.C. Ryle I’m reading Holiness, by the Anglican J.C. Ryle. It’s an old book […]

18 Compelling Quotes From The Warmth of Other Suns

The first book about history (other than single biographies) that I decided to read for my 2017 reading challenge was The Warmth of Other Suns. Isabel Wilkerson’s prizewinning tour de force, Other Suns recounts the African American migration from South to North during the first half of the twentieth century. As Ms. Wilkerson puts it, “Over the course […]

Encouraging Quote of the Week: A.W. Pink

Amen! “Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.” –Jesus (Mt. 24:35)

Quote of the Week: Jonathan Edwards

“The redeemed have all from the grace of God. It was of mere grace that God gave us his only-begotten Son. The grace is great in proportion to the excellency of what is given. The gift was infinitely precious, because it was of a person infinitely worthy, a person of infinite glory; and also because […]

Quote of the Week: John Calvin

‘Joshua then said to them, “Do not fear or be dismayed! Be strong and courageous, for thus the LORD will do to all your enemies with whom you fight.” ‘Joshua 10:25, NASB Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into […]

Christmas Quotes!

I love this time of celebrating Jesus’ birth, even though we don’t know the exact date it happened. How amazing it is that just over 2,000 years ago, God sent His own Son to be born of a human woman, a virgin, to be both man and God and to live and die righteously to […]

Quote of the Week: Longfellow

It can be so easy to see what looks like the bad overcoming the good and to feel alone, like Elijah did in the passage below, or at least part of only a small remnant left that loves the Lord and His people. But we have to remember that God is still on His throne […]

Quote of the Week: C.S. Lewis

Who is Christ? Not just a great moral teacher, Lewis contends with sarcastic emphasis in this attention-getting statement. “I am trying here to prevent anyone saying the really foolish thing that people often say about Him: I’m ready to accept Jesus as a great moral teacher, but I don’t accept his claim to be God. […]

Quote of the Week: Francis A. Schaeffer

26 Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” 27 So God created man in […]