Monday, March 1, 2010

15 Thought Provoking Quotes

"I am on a journey from fear to love, from rules to relationship, and from religion to freedom." Chad Estes

"Religion is insidious and satanic. Thanks be to God that Jesus' grace is enough to cover even the very legalism within us which seeks to work against the very grace that saves and keeps us!" Jeremy White

“Focusing on our sin causes us to be sin-conscience, guilt-conscience and to pursue self-righteousness. Exactly, 180 degrees out!” - Ted Nelson

“If love doesn't propel your obedience to Christ all that people will ever see is lifeless, stale, putrid religion cloaked in "Jesus name"...aka Road Kill Religion” - Dave Geisler

"Grace is the enabling gift of God not to sin. Grace is power, not just pardon." - Jason Cole

"The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still." A W Tozer

“I am not a sinner saved by grace in the hands of an angry God but now I am a saint that sometimes sins in the hands of a loving God” Neil T. Anderson

"Far too often, presumption is what clouds the clear light of the truth" Don Feazelle

"Either sin is with you, lying on your shoulders, or it is lying on Christ, the Lamb of God. Now if it is lying on your back, you are lost; but if it is resting on Christ, you are free, and you will be saved. Now choose what you want." Martin Luther

“Grace does not place us in denial of our problem of sin. Grace points to the finished work of Christ as the solution to the problem” John Madden

“You don't need to Turn Away from your sins... Jesus has already turned your sins Away from YOU! His Blood did the job Once and for All” Cayce Talbott

“Authentic agape love does not have as its source guilt and shame. The source of all spiritual fruit is the Vine itself - Jesus/Spirit - who produces love in and through us, from Love itself.” Joel Brueseke

Of course God knows what will happen if we use our freedom the wrong way. Apparently He thinks it's worth the risk” – CS Lewis

"A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down." Arnold Glasow

Faith isn't believing without proof – it's trusting without reservation.” William Sloane Coffin

1 comment:

Jeremy White said...

Thanks for posting these Dave! Was the John Madden quote from "The" John Madden?