Thoughts to drive us

Faith can be very creative.
-Charles Spurgeon, Look Unto Me: The Devotions of Charles Spurgeon

Jesus personally taught us how to think/pray today: Our Father…Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven!
-Louie Giglio, @louiegiglio

If you desire to reach something higher than an ordinary, lowly existence, look to the Rock who is higher than you and gaze with eyes of faith through the window of persistent prayer. Once you unlock the window on your side of heaven, you will find it unlocked on the other side as well.
-Charles Spurgeon, Look Unto Me: The Devotions of Charles Spurgeon

Fallen man is not simply an imperfect creature who needs improvement: he is a rebel who must lay down his arms
-C. S. Lewis, Mere Christianity

It’s much easier to make a point than to make a difference.
-Andy Stanley, via @PastorMark

A missionary is someone in whom the Holy Spirit has brought about this realization: “You are not your own” (1 Corinthians 6:19).
-Oswald Chambers, @oschambers

Some come to church to worship, but it’s better to come worshiping to church.
-Louie Giglio, @louiegiglio

The God of the Bible says, as it were, “I am the poor on your step. Your attitude toward them reveals what your true attitude is toward me.” A life poured our in doing justice for the poor is the inevitable sign of any real, true gospel faith.
-Tim Keller, Generous Justice

Light is used to reveal things. Thus, a Christian’s light should shine so brightly that a person could not know him even one week without also knowing the gospel.
-Charles Spurgeon, Look Unto Me: The Devotions of Charles Spurgeon

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