Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Quotes of the Week

There is no excuse for any spiritually minded person being confused over total abstinence from alcoholic beverages. - Oliver B. Greene

My friend, after you have been saved, God is going to talk to you about good works. Until that time, God is not even interested in your "good works" because what you call a good work, God calls dirty laundry. The righteousness of man is filthy rags in His sight (Isaiah 64:6). He doesn't want any of that. He wants to save you. - J. Vernon McGee

Put it before them briefly, so they will read it, clearly so they will appreciate it, picturesquely so they will remember it, and above all, accurately so they will be guided by its light. - Joseph Pulitzer

It is the consistent and insistent contention of our Baptist people, always and everywhere, that religion must be forever voluntary and uncoerced, and that it is not the prerogative of any power, whether civil or ecclesiastical, to compel men to conform to any religious creed or form of worship, or to pay taxes for the support of a religious organization to which they do not belong and in whose creed they do not believe. God wants free worshippers and no other kind. - George W. Truett

There are two kinds of women in the world: those who take a man's strength and those who give a man strength. - Ihre Freundin

A preacher who is too big for a little crowd would be too little for a big crowd. - Vance Havner

The Christian church is the only society in the world in which membership is based upon the qualification that the candidate shall be unworthy of membership. - Charles C. Morrison

If God calls you to become a minister, don't stoop to become a king. - Charles Spurgeon

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