Christ is either Lord of all, or He is not Lord at all.
God’s work done in God’s way will never lack God’s supplies.
You must go forward on your knees.
It does not matter how great the pressure is. What really matters is where the pressure lies — whether it comes between you and God, or whether it presses you nearer His heart.
As our Father makes many a flower to bloom unseen in the lonely desert, [let us] do all that we can do, as under God’s eye, though no other eye ever take note of it.
The Great Commission is not an option to be considered; it is a command to be obeyed.
All our difficulties are only platforms for the manifestations of His grace, power and love.
I have found that there are three stages in every great work of God: first, it is impossible, then it is difficult, then it is done.
I am so weak that I can hardly write, I cannot read my Bible, I cannot even pray, I can only lie still in God’s arms like a little child, and trust.
The branch of the vine does not worry, and toil, and rush here to seek for sunshine, and there to find rain. No; it rests in union and communion with the vine; and at the right time, and in the right way, is the right fruit found on it. Let us so abide in the Lord Jesus.
To me it seemed that the teaching of God’s Word was unmistakably clear: ‘Owe no man anything.’ To borrow money implied to my mind a contradiction of Scripture–a confession that God had withheld some good thing, and determination to get for ourselves what He had not given.
There are three indispensable requirements for a missionary: 1. Patience 2. Patience 3. Patience.
All God’s giants have been weak men who did great things for God because they reckoned on God being with them.
It is not so much the greatness of our troubles, as the littleness of our spirit, which makes us complain.
[God] wants you to have something far better than riches and gold, and that is helpless dependence upon Him.