February 2017

Prayer is not a check request asking for things from God. It is a deposit slip – a way of depositing God’s character into our bankrupt souls

Prayer is not a check request asking for things from God. It is a deposit slip – a way of depositing God’s character into our bankrupt souls – Dutch Sheets.

What a friend we have in Jesus, all our sins and griefs to bear

What a friend we have in Jesus, all our sins and griefs to bear. What a privilege to carry everything to God in prayer – Joseph Scriven.

To say that I am made in the image of God is to say that love is the reason for my existence, for God is love

To say that I am made in the image of God is to say that love is the reason for my existence, for God is love – Thomas A Kempis.

I used to ask God to help me. Then I asked if I might help Him. I ended up asking God to do His work through me

I used to ask God to help me. Then I asked if I might help Him.  I ended up asking God to do His work through me – Hudson Taylor.

We are either in the process of resisting God’s truth or in the process of being shaped and molded by His truth

We are either in the process of resisting God’s truth or in the process of being shaped and molded by His truth – Charles Stanley.

As the sun can be seen only by its own light, so Christ can be known only by His own Spirit

As the sun can be seen only by its own light, so Christ can be known only by His own Spirit – Robert Leighton.

I would rather a thousand times be five minutes at the feet of Christ

I would rather a thousand times be five minutes at the feet of Christ than listen a lifetime to all the wise men in the world  – Dwight Lyman Moody.

Will power does not change men. Time does not change men. Christ does

Will power does not change men. Time does not change men. Christ does – Henry Drummond.

The Son of God became a man to enable men to become sons of God

The Son of God became a man to enable men to become sons of God – C.S. Lewis.

Every creature is a divine word because it proclaims God

Every creature is a divine word because it proclaims God – Bonaventure.