Jesus is not a memory. He is an actual, contemporary, reachable Person. He is the living Christ, who has the power to enter into people’s lives and change and lift them up.
Norman Vincent Peale – Have A Great Day
Christ is Greek and it means “anointed one.” Christ is the Greek word for the Hebrew Messiah. Rev. David Weyrick, Called By God: Responders of Biblical Proportion
Jesus is the good news of the gospel. What He is doing in your life today is good news, and there will come a day when the good news of His return will spread faster than any invention of man can imagine. Denise Lorenz, God for Today
There is only one friend who has never left me nor forsaken me, and His name is Jesus Christ. He is my best friend, and I can always count on Him being with me forever. Brian Steenhoek, Straight From God’s Corner
If Jesus can live in you and you are no different than the world around you, something got short circuited because Jesus makes a difference. Dr. David Jeremiah
There is no power in your name or my name, but there is awesome power in the name of Jesus because of everything he represents. Joyce Meyers, the power of simple prayer
Jesus is always with us, he never leaves us, you can always count on him. Catherine Pulsifer
The spirit of God has the habit of taking the words of Jesus out of their scriptural setting and putting them into the setting of our personal lives. Oswald Chambers
You can receive Christ into your heart, and he can bring joy, and a thrill, and glory such as you have never known – if you will give your life to him. Billy Graham, Breakfast with Billy Graham
My order of priorities reflects the level of my commitment to Christ. Whoever or whatever is in first place, if it isn’t the Lord Jesus, is in the wrong place. Charles Swindoll
What Jesus calls living abundantly comes when Christ is the center and is the deciding factor for everything in our lives.
Mike Slaughter, shiny gods
The Lord Jesus made the purpose of His coming to Earth clear: to seek and to save that which was lost.
Archbishop Gloria Grace, The Heartbeat Of God
Jesus comes into our world at the darkest time of the year, on the shortest day, when hope seems farthest from us.
Camille Alice, 2010: A Book of Grace-Filled Days
Jesus never turns away anyone who comes to him in prayer because he knows how much we need him.
Ray Pritchard, Joy to the World! An Advent Devotional Journey through the Songs of Christmas
Over 33 years, Jesus continued that solemn march to the cross. He humbled himself so that He could be exalted. He scattered His power so that He could consolidate it. The realization of the purpose of man, to worship God, was finally achieved by Jesus’ humiliation at the hands of those for whom He died.
Bryant Cornett, A Rooster Once Crowed
Jesus Christ is the only name under heaven whereby humanity can be saved. John Stange, What did Jesus say about Marriage?: What did Christ teach about marriage and how should I live in response?
Jesus’ life released God’s power and authority to teach, do miracles, heal the sick and cast out devils. Rosa Suen, The Name of God Yahweh
Are your interactions with Jesus still shaping and changing your life? Christopher Greer, Easter is Coming: A Devotional Journey with Jesus
Jesus isn’t telling us to carry the same burden as He did, the sin of all mankind, but to learn from Him how to carry our own burdens. Sarah James, Brides’ Devotions to Go
When Jesus came, the world knew something was different about Him. Shannon Scott, Authority
The Kingdom of God resides on earth within the heart of each believer in Jesus Christ. Cathy Coppola, Devil! Get Your Hands Off!
No matter how diligent we are or how hard we try, we cannot do it alone, there are things that we just cannot handle without Jesus Christ. Justin Jepsen, In Search of the Wise Men: Lessons from the Three Wise Men
Jesus’ blood was shed for us all; what remains is for us to accept His sacrifice in faith and obedience. Kenneth D. Boa, Once-a-Day 40 Days to Easter Devotional
Jesus is the sanctuary every time we gather with other believers. We need that truth to soak into our hearts. Lysa TerKeurst, NIV Real-Life Devotional Bible for Women
Every decision we make has to be evaluated in light of our life-changing commitment to being a servant of Christ and His kingdom. Dr David Jeremiah, Destination: Your Journey With God
Jesus set us free to live the abundant life by being all that He has created us to be and accomplishing all that He has planned for us to do. Sharon Jaynes
I believe in the power of Jesus Christ to resolve any difficulty, to remove any weakness, to heal any disease. Norman Vincent Peale
In addressing God as Abba, therefore, Jesus not only claimed His Sonship with God, but also did so in the most intimate way! As children in Christ, it is our wonderful privilege–and obligation–to follow His example. Kathryn Brinckerhoff
Don’t undervalue yourself. God loves you. Your worth is what you are worth to God. Jesus died for you. You are of infinite value. Nicky Gumbel
Have you ever studied Jesus’s approach to talking with people? He didn’t always fill the space with answers for them. Let’s learn to do that with our fellow learners. Let’s give them room to think and answer for themselves. Charles R. Swindoll
How much are you worth? Jesus says, with his arms stretched out on the cross, “I’m willing to die for you, because you mean this much to me.” Rick Warren
When Jesus died on the cross, so did your sin; when He rose from the dead, so did your HOPE. Max Lucado
Salvation belongs only to those who believe in the resurrection of Jesus Christ, who confess Him as Lord and Savior, and who thereby identify themselves with Him.
John MacArthur, The Jesus Answer Book
The blood that poured from Christ’s wounds bought your salvation. If you want to truly value what He did, think of Him hanging on that cross just for you. With that thought in your mind, consider how you should live. He gave Himself freely for you; are you giving yourself fully to Him? Charles Stanley
A full relationship is what God offers to those who come to God by Jesus. Imagine this! An open invitation to become a member of the royal family and a joint-heir with the Son of God. R. T. Kendall
He stated His message boldly and forcefully, without compromise, whether He was speaking to the lowest outcast of society or a member of the Pharisee elite. Jesus was no respecter of persons. Michael Youssef
Instead of forcing the Bible into our kids and hoping they become a Jesus follower as a result, let’s demonstrate the love Jesus has shown us so that they seek out more of Him in the Bible and in their own lives.
Christ is with us. The richness of His wisdom, His strength, His guidance, and His love are just a prayer away.
Mark J Musser, The Christ-Centered Home
Jesus, the most loved and hated man to ever walk the earth.
Rebecca Bryan, The Carols of Christmas
When you really experience Christmas, when you truly understand the Savior and the lengths He took to win your heart, you understand there is a choice you have to make.
Christine Trevino, Experience Christmas
As believers in Jesus, we will never lack what we need to persevere. The Lord will always be near. Randy Kilgore
Jesus could sleep in a storm. He modeled for us an example of what it looks like to have peace in the midst of the storms of life.
Brian Fleming, Your Life Matters
One of the most amazing things about Jesus Christ was that he did not look at the world as one when he died for our sins,
but instead he looked at each and every one of us as individuals.
Olivia Benjamin, Billy Graham: Graham, 70 Greatest Life Lessons
Following Jesus is an ongoing, transformational process, and, as believers, we’re invited to be a bit more like Him every day. Nish Weiseth, Speak: How Your Story Can Change The World
Yes, Satan is real, but so is Christ, and someday Satan will be defeated and Christ will rule forever. Don’t be deceived, but open your heart and mind to Jesus Christ, and put your life into His hands. Billy Graham
Another way Christ affects us is by inspiring our gratitude. He left the glories of heaven in order to become our Savior, and when we recognize that sacrifice, we are filled with thankfulness and praise. Charles Stanley
Jesus taught that God welcomed sinners no matter their past. Sherri Gragg, Arms Open Wide
Every meal is an opportunity to remember Jesus, to honor Him and celebrate holiness. Take a moment at your table today, and thank God for His presence and goodness.
Shauna Niequist, Savor
Situations will not cloud my vision from seeing the clarity of God, in the name of Jesus Christ.
Alex Uwajeh, The Power of Positive Affirmations
We need people who are self-governed, innately powerful, with significant lifestyles in Christ, and inherently supernatural.
Gary Goodell, Where Would Jesus Lead?
If we are to be just like Jesus, we must have regular time of talking to God and listening to his Word.
Always remember, Jesus is bigger and more powerful than anything we will sail through in life. Brian Steenhoek, Straight From God’s Corner
But isn’t it wrong to be motivated by reward? No, it isn’t. If it were wrong, Christ wouldn’t offer it to us as a motivation. Randy Alcorn, in The Treasure Principle
A sure way to grow closer to Christ is to search out stories of His work in the lives of others.
Mark J. Musser, Searching for More: Finding the Fulfillment You Long For
Because of Christ, even our catastrophes have purpose. God is preparing our character for the time when we will see Him face to face.
Kenneth D. Boa, Once-a-Day 40 Days to Easter Devotional
The most important thing in my life is Christ. He’s more important to me than winning or losing or whether I’m playing or not. Everything else is just a bonus. Tim Howard, USA World Cup Soccer Goalie
When I understand that everything happening to me is to make me more Christlike, it resolves a great deal of anxiety.
A. W. Tozer
Jesus came to do something incredibly special for us. He came to make sure we knew our worth, our value to God. Carlos Whittaker, Moment Maker
When it comes to Christ, you’ve got to do the same. Call him crazy, or crown him as king. Dismiss him as a fraud, or declare him to be God. Walk away from him, or bow before him, but don’t play games with him. Max Lucado, Next Door Savior
If you want to know what Jesus meant by what Jesus said, pay attention to that Jesus did.
We need to open source how it would be best to get the Story of Jesus out to the streets and marketplace and lives of people again. A sort-of “show and tell free for all” that would put people, rather than institutions, as the carriers of the Spirit; letting the great work of the Spirit be moving the body (arms, hands, feet, eyes, ears) to the heartbeat of Jesus.
Ben Baughman, Untracked