corrie ten boom Quotes

If God has shown us bad times ahead, it's enough for me that He knows about them. That's why He sometimes shows us things, you know - to tell us that this too is in His hands.
tags: time bad god
— Corrie ten Boom
There is no panic in Heaven! God has no problems, only plans.
tags: problem god
— Corrie ten Boom
There are no 'if's' in God's world. And no places that are safer than other places. The center of His will is our only safety - let us pray that we may always know it!
tags: world god pray
— Corrie ten Boom
when we are powerless to do a thing, it is a great joy that we can come and step inside the ability of Jesus
tags: joy jesus
— Corrie ten Boom
Dear Jesus… how foolish of me to have called for human help when You are here.
tags: human help
— Corrie ten Boom
Happiness isn't something that depends on our surroundings...It's something we make inside ourselves.
tags: happiness
— Corrie ten Boom
Don't bother to give God instructions; just report for duty.
tags: god
— Corrie ten Boom
Trying to do the Lord's work in your own strength is the most confusing, exhausting, and tedious of all work. But when you are filled with the Holy Spirit, then the ministry of Jesus just flows out of you.
tags: work jesus holy strength spirit
— Corrie ten Boom
Some knowledge is too heavy...you cannot bear it...your Father will carry it until you are able.
tags: father
— Corrie ten Boom
Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?
tags: prayer
— Corrie ten Boom
In darkness God's truth shines most clear.
tags: truth darkness god
— Corrie ten Boom
Any concern too small to be turned into a prayer is too small to be made into a burden.
tags: prayer
— Corrie ten Boom
What wings are to a bird, and sails to a ship, so is prayer to the soul.
tags: soul prayer wings
— Corrie ten Boom
There is no pit so deep, that God's love is not deeper still.
tags: god
— Corrie ten Boom
You can never learn that Christ is all you need, until Christ is all you have.
tags: christ learn
— Corrie ten Boom
Hold everything in your hands lightly, otherwise it hurts when God pries your fingers open.
tags: hurt god
— Corrie ten Boom
If you look at the world, you'll be distressed. If you look within, you'll be depressed. If you look at God you'll be at rest.
tags: world god
— Corrie ten Boom
Worrying is carrying tomorrow's load with today's strength- carrying two days at once. It is moving into tomorrow ahead of time. Worrying doesn't empty tomorrow of its sorrow, it empties today of its strength.
tags: time sorrow strength tomorrow
— Corrie ten Boom
This is what the past is for! Every experience God gives us, every person He puts in our lives is the perfect preparation for the future that only He can see.
tags: people live future past experience god
— Corrie ten Boom
Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.
tags: future trust god afraid
— Corrie ten Boom
If the devil cannot make us bad, he will make us busy.
tags: devil bad
— Corrie ten Boom
Surely there is no more wretched sight that the human body unloved and uncared for.
tags: human body
— Corrie ten Boom
Oh, this was the great ploy of Satan in that kingdom of his: to display such blatant evil one could almost believe one's own secret sin didn't matter.
tags: evil secret believe sin satan
— Corrie ten Boom
If God sends us on strong paths, we are provided strong shoes.
tags: strong god path
— Corrie ten Boom
You may never know that JESUS is all you need, until JESUS is all you have.
tags: jesus
— Corrie ten Boom
When you are covered by His wings, it can get pretty dark.
tags: dark wings
— Corrie ten Boom
No pit is so deep that God is not deeper still
tags: god
— Corrie ten Boom
We never know how God will answer our prayers, but we can expect that He will get us involved in His plan for the answer. If we are true intercessors, we must be ready to take part in God's work on behalf of the people for whom we pray.
tags: people work true god prayer pray
— Corrie ten Boom
And for all these people alike, the key to healing turned out to be the same. Each had a hurt he had to forgive.
tags: people hurt key healing
— Corrie ten Boom
Child, you have to learn to see things in the right proportions. Learn to see great things great and small things small.
tags: children right child learn
— Corrie ten Boom
How often it is a small, almost unconscious event that makes a turning point.
— Corrie ten Boom
When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don't throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.
tags: trust dark
— Corrie ten Boom
The tree on the mountain takes whatever the weather brings. If it has any choice at all, it is in putting down roots as deeply as possible."---Each New Day
tags: choice
— Corrie ten Boom
Perhaps only when human effort had done it's best and failed, would God's power alone be free to work.
tags: work power human alone god
— Corrie ten Boom
There are no 'ifs' in God's Kingdom. His timing is perfect. His will is our hiding place. Lord Jesus, keep me in Your will! Don't let me go mad by poking about outside it.
tags: timing god jesus
— Corrie ten Boom
And our wise Father in heaven knows when we're going to need things too. Don't run out ahead of Him.
tags: wise father heaven
— Corrie ten Boom
Today I know that such memories are the key not to the past, but to the future. I know that the experiences of our lives, when we let God use them, become the mysterious and perfect preparation for the work He will give us to do.
tags: work live future past memory experience key god
— Corrie ten Boom
When I try, I fail. When I trust, He succeeds.
tags: trust fail
— Corrie ten Boom
Love is larger than the walls which shut it in.
— Corrie ten Boom
Forgiveness is the key that unlocks the door of resentment and the handcuffs of hatred. It is a power that breaks the chains of bitterness and the shackles of selfishness.
tags: selfishness power forgiveness key hatred
— Corrie ten Boom
corrie ten boom
Birth    : April 15, 1892
Death  : April 15, 1983
Occupation  : Author