Favorite Quotes

  • ***The God who created, names and numbers the stars in the heavens also numbers the hairs of my head. He pays attention to very big things and to very small ones. What matters to me matters to Him, and that changes my life.-Elisabeth Elliot
  • ***…the great release and relief of once again being still and knowing that God is God and I’m not.” Noel Piper
  • ***”Every experience God gives us, every person He puts in our lives is the perfect preparation for the future that only He can see.” ~ Corrie Ten Boom
  • ***“It is God to whom and with whom we travel, and while He is the end of our journey, He is also at every stopping place.” — Elisabeth Elliot
  • ***Heaven is not here, it’s There. If we were given all we wanted here, our hearts would settle for this world rather than the next. God is forever luring us up and away from this one, wooing us to Himself and His still invisible Kingdom, where we will certainly find what we so keenly long for. -Elisabeth Elliot
  • ***Don’t assume you have to be extraordinary to be used by God. You don’t have to have exceptional gifts, talents, abilities, or connections. God specializes in using ordinary people whose limitations and weaknesses make them ideal showcases for His greatness and glory (1 Cor. 1:26-29).
    ~Nancy Leigh DeMoss
  • ***The will of God is never exactly what you expect it to be. It may seem to be much worse, but in the end it’s going to be a lot better and a lot bigger. –Elisabeth Elliot
  • ***“One of the most wonderful things about knowing God is that there’s always so much more to know, so much more to discover. Just when we least expect it, He intrudes into our neat and tidy notions about who He is and how He works.” – Joni Eareckson Tada
  • ***When ours are interrupted, His are not. His plans are proceeding exactly as scheduled, moving us always (including those minutes or hours or years which seem most useless or wasted or unendurable) “toward the goal of true maturity” (Rom 12:2 JBP). -Elisabeth Elliot
  • ***“Oh God, here’s my Bible, Here’s my money. Here’s me. Use me, God.” – Gladys Alyward
  • ***“Don’t bother to give God instructions; just report for duty.” ~Corrie ten Boom
  • ***I lay my ‘whys?’ before Your cross, in worship kneeling, my mind beyond all hope, my heart beyond all feeling; and worshipping, realize that I, in knowing You, don’t need a ‘why?’- Ruth Bell Graham
  • ***“Sometimes life is so hard you can only do the next thing. Whatever that is just do the next thing. God will meet you there.” Elizabeth Elliot
  • ***Instead of fixing all your problems, God may be wanting to use your problems to teach you to trust and obey Him. -Nancy DeMoss 
  • ***“I think of the love of God as a great river, pouring through us even as the waters pour through our ravine at floodtime. Nothing can keep this love from pouring through us, except of course our own blocking of the river. Do you sometimes feel that you have got to the end of your love for someone who refuses and repulses you? Such a thought is folly, for one cannot come to the end of what one has not got. We have no store of love at all. We are not jugs, we are riverbeds.”~Amy Carmichael
  • ***You may never know that JESUS is all you need, until JESUS is all you have. –Corrie Ten Boom