It is impossible to overstate the importance of the Church in the eternal plan of God.
John MacArthur in Don Kistler, ed., Onward Christian Soldiers, p. 4
Joy is the divine benefit of the Christian’s standing in Christ, one of the ‘spiritual blessing(s) in the heavenly places in Christ.’ (Eph. 1.3).
John MacArthur, 1 & 2 Thessalonians (Chicago: Moody Press, 2002), 25.
Truth is the self-expression of God.
John MacArthur, The Truth War, p. 2
Good praying is hard work, and prayer is the first and most important work of all ministry. All other activities of ministry are utterly futile if not bathed in prayer.
John MacArthur, The Book on Leadership, p. 173