I did not know my savage thirst until You led me to Your well. I did not know I lived in chains until You freed me.
I have reached a conclusion that I thought I might share. I have decided . . . There are some people who have decided to go to Heaven, and they are going to do so no matter how bad a job I might do at this pastoring thing! There are some people who have decided… Continue reading Quoted: Scott Graham on Pastoring
If sinners will be damned, At least let them leap to hell over my body. And if they will perish, Let them perish with my arms around their knees begging them to stay. And if hell must be filled, At least let it be filled in the teeth of my exertion. And let not one… Continue reading Quoted: Spurgeon on Ministry
If we’re not actually in the process of bringing people to Christ on a regular basis, we should be ashamed of ourselves. And if we ARE actually in the process of bringing people to Christ, we have nothing to be ashamed of.
Revival is God bending down to the dying embers of a fire that is just about to go out and breathing into it, until it bursts again into flame. In revival, men and women come alive to the life of God. Selwyn Hughes (& Christmas Evans) – Revival – Times of Refreshing, p13
There have been revivals without much preaching; but there has never been a mighty revival without mighty praying. R.A. Torrey – The Power of Prayer
Everything else in my ministry is waiting on my prayer life to step up.
All forms of evangelism have their place, but the most effective method is to plant a New Testament church in every section of every city of the United States.
Of two evils, choose neither.
If you want to change the world, focus on leaders. If you want to change leaders, focus on them when they’re young.