THE WORD OF GOD
"The word of God hidden in the heart is a stubborn voice to suppress."
- Billy Graham
"How can a young man keep his way pure? By living according to your word. I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands. I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you."
Psalm 119:9-11 NIV
"Prayer is exhaling the spirit of man and inhaling the spirit of God."
- Edwin Keith
"Which of you, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake? If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!"
Matthew 7:9-11 NIV
THE HOUSE OF GOD
"Faith goes up the stairs that love has made and looks out the window which hope has opened."
- C. H. Spurgeon
"These things I write to you, though I hope to come to you shortly; but if I am delayed, I write so that you may know how you ought to conduct yourself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth."
1 Timothy 3:14-15 NKJV
"Plant a word in the mind, and you will reap an act. Plant the act and you will reap a habit. Plant a habit and you will reap a character. Plant a character and you will reap a nature. Plant a nature and you will reap a destiny."
"Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another's feet. I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you. I tell you the truth, no servant is greater than his master, nor is a messenger greater than the one who sent him."
John 13:14-16 NIV
"Deep down in the human heart is a hidden longing, impulse, ambition to do something fine and enduring."
- Grenville Kleiser
"If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life for my sake, you will save it. And what do you benefit if you gain the whole world but lose your own soul? Is anything worth more than your soul?"
Matthew 16:25-26 NLT