Cookies help us identify your device, performance of typical actions on this website or when you are logged in to specific secure zones. We use strictly necessary and functional cookies to enable you to move around the site and to provide basic features. Tracking and performance cookies are used to provide a better overall user experience. Below are the type of cookies present on our website:
|You will not find the real you by giving in to your emotions, but by surrendering your emotions to God.||desiringgod.org|
|To have found God and still pursue him is the soul's paradox of love.||A.W. Tozer|
|God is not nearly so interested in changing your circumstances as he is in changing you.||Joyce Meyer|
|The God who creates everything, pursues you. Don't let anyone tell you you're worth less than that.||Louie Giglio|
|God wants to give you the kind of peace that will enable you to sleep in a storm.||T.D.Jakes|
|God has a celebration meal with us, not after we finally get out of the dark valley, but in the middle of it, in the presence of our enemies. He wants us to rejoice in Him in the midst of our troubles.||Tim Keller|
|In the Kingdom, physical obedience brings spiritual release.||Bill Johnson|
|The devil's finest trick is to persuade you he doesn't exist.||Anon|
|He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.||Jim Eliott|
|Don't be surprised if you pray for nearness to God and He sends a trial. Nearness always requires dependence.||desiringgod.org|
|Fear is the enemy of love. The two cannot exist together. we have to choose daily: Fear or love?||David Forster|
|What you do (for a living) is not who you are.||Celia Apeagyei- Collins|
|You are not saved because of the quality of your faith, you are saved because of the object of your faith: The Redemer!||Tim Keller|
|If Satan can hold us in the area of reason in our minds, he can defeat us every time. But if we hold him in the area of faith - we defeat him every time.||Kenneth Hagin|
|People who write you off when you fail know nothing about history and even less about life. No person ever fully succeeds until they fully fail.||Lance Wallnau|
|Revival goes from the bottom up; Reformation goes from the top down. Therefore Reformation is institutional and Revival is personal.||Lance Wallnau|
|Time is a problem. Live in the Spirit and God will cause time to work for you (Ps. 31:15).||Lance Wallnau|
|There is no uncreated being except God. God has no opposite. Satan, the leader or dictator of devils, is the opposite, not of God, but of Michael.||C. S. Lewis|
|Our corporate worship doesn't meet a need in God. It meets a need in us.||Sam Storms|
|Of course God does not consider you hopeless. If He did, He would not be moving you to seek Him (and He obviously is). Continue seeking Him with seriousness. Unless He wanted you, you would not be wanting Him.||C. S. Lewis|
|You never know how much you really believe anything until its truth or falsehood becomes a matter of life and death to you||C. S. Lewis|
|God is not nearly as interested in changing your circumstances as he is in changing you||Joyce Meyer|
|Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts.||Albert Einstein|
|Suspicion often creates what it suspects.||C. S.Lewis|
|How you feel is not how you are. Feelings are great servants and terrible masters.||Kris Vallotton|
|Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.||C. S. Lewis|
|Inner peace is key to experiencing God's presence. Rest is a weapon against the enemy.||Graham Cooke|
|There is a lot that is good in your life. Don't take it for granted. Don't get so focused on the struggle that you miss the gift of today.||Joel Osteen|
|Every moment that you spend upset, despaired, anguished, angry, afraid or hurt because of the behaviour of someone else in your life, is a moment in which you've given up control of your life.||Unknown|
|Fairy tails don't tell children that dragons exist. Children know dragons exist. Fairy tails tell children that dragons can be killed.||G. K. Chesterton|
|The enemy commits identity theft when you believe you must earn what God freely gives.||Alison Brown|
|Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds when the heal has crushed it||Mark Twain|
|If you know you are loved, faith is easy. It's easy to trust someone who you know loves you.||David Forster|
|If you agree with the Person who created you and receive what He gives, you will have: Serenity in your identity and confidence in your countenance.||David Forster|
|The Person who created you says: Salvation is My gift to you. Righteousness is My gift to you. Peace is My gift to you. Joy is My gift to you. All that I AM I give you willingly and freely.||Graham Cooke|
|Remember, you do not have to live today by how you feel, nor by what you think about yourself, nor even by what someone else thinks about you. The Person who created you thinks you are wonderful, and He waits with open arms for you to agree with Him.||David Forster|
|If you read history you will find that the Christians who did most for the present world were just those who thought most of the next.||C S Lewis|
|A spiritual life runs on trust and obedience, and the Holy Spirit is with you to develop confidence in God and in who you are.||Graham Cooke|
|Did you know that you are utterly and completely loved by God, without doing a single thing, good or bad?||David Forster|
|If you always do what you always did, you'll always get what you always got.||David Forster|
|Some Christians know Jesus as Saviour, others are learning to know him as Lord. The two are very different identities....||Graham Cooke|
|Shift gears from 'doing something in God's presence' (like praying) to simply 'being in God's presence'||Lance Wallnau|
|A satisfying and exciting life organises around an identity focused on Jesus, not the church.||G. Cooke|
|Be in His Presence as a normal practice, experience and disposition
(ie. settled state of mind).
The Father gives us the right to expect this; it's our inheritance.
|Your future doesn't depend on what is in front of you, it depends on who is in you.||Lance Wallnau|
|Remember: however contrary the circumstances, whatever your mood, whatever the company, retain your (inner) rest in Jesus. Its faith (trust)
in Him that counts.
It's who He is for you that matters most, and wins the day.
|You don't have to talk to Him or think of something to say (or pray about); you can just be in His presence.||David Forster|
|Your unfinished destiny is your most potent argument with death.||Graham Cooke|
|Every day, adjust yourself to where God is taking you, that is, toward the prophetic vision He has given you.||Lance Wallnau
|Whatever you bow to on the way up the mountain (or the ladder) has control of you when you get to the top.||Lance Wallnau
|I'm not focused on what I am not, I am focused on what He is for me.||David Forster
|Satan cannot impose his will on anyone, he has to have our agreement.||Graham Cooke
|A little while ago I became old enough to start believing fairy tales again. This means there are far better things ahead of me than I have left behind.||CS Lewis|
|No-one knows how bad they are until they have tried very hard to be good.||CS Lewis|
|Real faith is not faith in an outcome (of a particular circumstance or situation), it is faith in a Person.||David Forster|
|If your heart has experienced God, you need to have an understanding to keep that experience alive and current. We need to know by both knowledge
and experience together.
|We have the right to expect His Presence, because it is the Father who has placed us in Jesus. We don't have to try to get there or try to
stay there; He has placed us there. It was Him who did it.
|Wealth, women and status; these are the major temptations that can draw a man away from God. Each is morally neutral; yet given the appropriate
significance, each can control us.
|For a believer intimacy with God is not an option, it's a necessity. Guidance and direction depend on this intimacy and sensitivity to Holy
Spirit. There is no substitute for the latter.
|You can believe in Christianity in the same way you believe that the sun has risen; firstly, because you see it and secondly because by it
you see everything else.
|Be in no doubt that God will redeem the losses and mistakes of your past life.
|God cannot give us happiness and peace apart from Himself, because there is simply no such thing.
|When you are at peace with God, you will be at peace with yourself and with other people.||David Forster|
|Jesus reveals the Father to us. He gives us peace and rest. He is not a hard taskmaster.
|Live in the fruit of the Holy Spirit (Gal.5:22-23), because this is living in the character of God. Circumstances do not affect the character
of God: He never changes.
Therefore, you and I can minimise the effect of circumstances on our lives by living in the character of God.
|In each situation/circumstance of life, ask the Lord: a) Where are you in this situation, Lord? b) How do you want me to cooperate with you?||David Forster|
|If we are living daily by faith, we will be constantly over our head; beyond our ability to do this or that. We should all be in that place in some area of our life. If we are not, we will be like an old wineskin; too rigid and inflexible to receive the Lord's new wine.||Rick Joyner