[T]rue religion consists, not in assuming a role, nor in playing a part, nor in choosing a style of conduct, but in living a new life.
F. W. Boreham, The Heavenly Octave (New York: The Abingdon Press, 1936), 40-41.
The gospel is meant to control and govern everything in our lives.
D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones (1899-1981)
He who does not serve God where he is would not serve God anywhere else.
Charles Spurgeon (1834 – 1892)
Do not shrink, and draw back, because of opposition; be not ashamed of your work or master; but hold fast your integrity.
George Whitefield (1714 – 1770)
Men who can drop their faith in the day of real emergency have never been really held by it. That is surely true; men who can drop their faith like a handkerchief have never known their faith as a strong and vital defense. . . . If our faith has ever meant anything vital, it will be as difficult to drop it as to drop our skin.
Alexander Maclaren (1826-1910) on 1 Corinthians 16.13
The choice before us is plain, Christ or chaos, conviction or compromise, discipline or disintegration. I am rather tired of hearing about our rights and privileges as American citizens. The time is come, it now is, when we ought to hear about the duties and responsibilities of our citizenship. America’s future depends upon her accepting and demonstrating God’s government.
Peter Marshall Sr. (1902-1949), U. S. Senate Chaplain (1947-1949)