What we need as Christians is to be able to feed ourselves. How many there are who sit helpless and listless, with open mouths, hungry for spiritual things, and the minister has to try to feed them, while the Bible is a feast prepared, into which they never venture.
Falsehoods not only disagree with truth, but usually quarell among themselves.
Someone has said that there are four things necessary in studying the Bible: Admit, submit, commit and transmit.
The world has yet to see what God will do with a man fully consecrated to Him
So few grow, because so few study.
I never saw a fruit-bearing Christian who was not a student of the Bible.
No one can sum up all God is able to accomplish through one solitary life, wholly yielded, adjusted, and obedient to Him.
There has never been a time in my life when I felt that I could take a gun and shoot down a fellow-being. In this respect I am a Quaker.
Some people think God does not like to be troubled with our constant coming and asking. The way to trouble God is not to come at all.
To fear is to have more faith in your antagonist than in Christ.
The object of the Bible is not to tell how good men are, but how bad men can become good.
If you can't see His way past the tears, trust His heart.
If our circumstances find us in God, we shall find God in all our circumstances.
A holy life will produce the deepest impression. Lighthouses blow no horns; they only shine.
Character is what you are in the dark.
Every great movement of God can be traced to a kneeling figure.
The Bible was not given for our information but for our transformation.
Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at something that doesn't really matter.
The best way to show that a stick is crooked is not to argue about it or to spend time denouncing it, but to lay a straight stick alongside it
Out of 100 men, one will read the Bible, the other 99 will read the Christian.
He who kneels the most, stands the best.
If the Christians of this country would only rise up, we could evangelize America in twelve months.
It is a blessed thing to live so godly in Christ Jesus that the world will not want you-that they will cast you out.
This is the test as to your being a true child of God - whether you love and feed upon the Word of God.
If an angel should come and tell a different story from that in the Book, don't believe it.
Small numbers make no difference to God. There is nothing small that God is in.
A man acquainted with God has more power than any earthly potentate. Gold can't do everything.
A worldly Christian is just like a wrecked vessel at sea.
Do you know what I do when any man preaches against the doctrines I preach? I go to the Bible and find out what it says, and if I am right I give them more of the same kind.
God has given me a lifeboat and said... 'Moody save all you can
Bear in mind there is no situation in life for which you cannot find some word of consolation in Scripture.
There is no use trying to do Church work without love. A doctor, a lawyer, may do good work without love, but God's work cannot be done without love.
I was all the time tugging and carrying water. But now I have a river that carries me.
I believe that many a time trouble and sorrow are permitted to come to us that we may see the face of God, and be shut up to trust in Him alone.
May God deliver us from the one-sided Christian who reads only the New Testament and talks against the Old!
When I pray, I talk to God, but when I read the Bible, God is talking to me; and it is really more important that God should speak to me than that I should speak to Him I believe we should know better how to pray if we knew our Bibles better. What is an army good for if they don't know how to use their weapons?
Read the Bible, my friends, as if you were seeking for something of value. It is a good deal better to take a single chapter, and spend a month on it, than to read the Bible at random for a month.
Let every professed Christian ask, Where am I in the sight of God? Is my heart loyal to the King of heaven?
Everybody wants to enjoy heaven after they die, but they don't want to be heavenly-minded while they live.
If God did not wish us to understand the book of Revelation, He would not have given it to us at all.