Disciples are learners. As disciples of Jesus we are called to the lifelong adventure of learning to follow him closely and faithfully. Harold Percy, from Your Church Can Thrive: Making the Connections That Build Healthy Congregations
In God's eyes, the greatest heroes of faith are not those who achieve prosperity, success, and power in this life, but those who treat life as a temporary assignment and serve faithfully, expecting their promised reward in eternity.
Rick Warren, - What on Earth Am I Here For?
By freely choosing to believe God's promises, a person's faith may be more strongly embraced and, therefore, less likely to falter in times of struggle, sadness, or other such difficulties. Mary C. Neal, MD, from To Heaven and Back
Our faith and trust must be like the disciples’, leaving everything in God’s hands. Brian Steenhoek, Straight From God
May your faith help you in challenging times, and, may your faith remind you to be thankful for the good times. Catherine Pulsifer
Children enter this world with a tremendous capacity for faith. For children, believing in God is instinctive. Kathryn Slattery, from My Friend Jesus
Faith is the only thing that will ever close the gap between our theology and our reality. Beth Moore, from Believing God Day by Day: Growing Your Faith All Year Long
Failure does not suggest a lack of faith. David Timms, from Living the Lord's Prayer
Faith opens your life to God and allows you to receive every good thing that comes from him. Vincent Young, from How To Sow Seed For A Prosperous Future
Don’t compromise your faith and your integrity. Rev. David Weyrick, from Called By God:Responders of Biblical Proportion
Believers talk about trusting in the
Lord with their whole heart and refusing to lean on their own
understanding, but no one really knows what that means until
circumstances cast them headfirst into a dark and painful place.
If we give ourselves fully to God in those moments, we will obtain
keepsakes of Him to treasure now and forever.
Dr. David Jeremiah - The Jeremiah Study Bible
Faithful to all,
God encourages us to grow proud and tall, and to show our faith in
our words, and in our actions.
Estella Eliot, Positively Christian
We must come to good works by faith, and not to faith by good works. William Gurnall
Faith is powerful spiritual dynamic, and it is something God responds to and blesses. Joyce Meyers, from The Power of Simple Prayer: How to Talk with God about Everything
Lord, make me an
instrument of Your peace. . . . . . . .where there is doubt, faith;
St. Francis of Assisi, from the Peace Prayer
The sole reason we don't have more of God's riches is the smallness of our faith - that's the only obstacle that stands in the way of our being fully blest. Al Bryant
Faith is a living, daring confidence in God's grace, so sure and certain that a man would stake his life on it one thousand times. This confidence in God's grace and knowledge of it makes men glad and bold and happy in dealing with God and with all creatures; and this is the work of the Holy Ghost in faith. Martin Luther
Faith is like the hand of the beggar that takes the gift while adding nothing to it. Thomas Chalmers
If you take a leap of faith without God
telling you to do so, then you are jumping presumptuously in
Adam Houge, From Mustard Seed to Moving Mountains
And in eternity, faith is the only
currency that counts.
Franklin Graham, Living Beyond the Limits