In the sight of the coffin and the grave it is not easy to be proud.
Of all the things in the world that stink in the nostrils of men, hypocrisy is the worst.
The law may express sin but it cannot suppress sin.
Hope is the only tie which keeps the heart from breaking.
The grace that saves the sinner is the power that must supply the sinner.
Every Christian would agree that a man’s spiritual health is exactly proportional to his love for God.
The three years of Jesus’ public ministry have stimulated more comment and literature across nineteen centuries than any other comparable segment of human history.
Reference: A Plea for Evangelical Demonstration, Baker, 1971, p. 55.
The early Christians did not say “look what the world is coming to!” but “look what has come into the world!”
Numerical bigness has become an infectious epidemic
Reference: Quoted in: God-Given Growth by Mark Dever, Tabletalk, October 2007, p. 10. Used by Permission of Ligonier Ministries.
How can anyone be arrogant when he stands beside the cross?
Whoever only speaks of God, but never or seldom to God, easily leases body and soul to idols. The Christian thus places his whole future in jeopardy by a stunted prayer life.
The transformation of the bloodstained wooden cross of Calvary to the diamond-studded gold cross of a cathedral may well signify man’s attempt to remove the offense of the cross.
The gospel is only good news if it gets there in time.