Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Faith in oneself is the best and safest course.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not easily take himself for a god.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.
I defy anyone to imagine an environment more exquisitely designed to provide us with opportunities for spiritual growth than this life of ours.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand