50 John MacArthur Quotes

  • "Godly character is not the result of good intentions, wishful thinking, some mystical "zap," or even sheer Bible knowledge. It's developed through the self-disciplined application of God's Word at a very basic level, enabled and empowered by God's Spirit."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Godliness


  • "A miracle is an extraordinary event wrought by God through human agency, an event that cannot be explained by natural forces. Miracles are always designed to authenticate the human instrument God has chosen to declare a specific revelation to those who witness the miracle."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Miracles


  • "The more you focus on yourself, the more distracted you will be from the proper path. The more you know Him and commune with Him, the more the Spirit will make you like Him. The more you are like Him, the better you will understand His utter sufficiency for all of life's difficulties. And that is the only way to know real satisfaction."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Holy Spirit


  • "Christlikeness is the substance of spiritual dedication."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Commitment


  • "Love and truth must be maintained in perfect balance. Truth is never to be abandoned in the name of love. But love is not to be deposed in the name of truth... Truth without love has no decency; it's just brutality. On the other hand, love without truth has no character; it's just hypocrisy."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Love, Truth


  • "God can work peace through us only if He has worked peace in us... Those who are in the best of circumstances but without God can never find peace, but those in the worst of circumstances but with God need never lack peace."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Peace


  • "Works are not necessary to earn salvation. But true salvation wrought by God will not fail to produce the good works that are its fruit."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Salvation


  • "Christians are not left in the world by accident but are placed there on divine assignment from their Lord."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Christians


  • "All sin results from failure to act in faith."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Sin


  • "If we could condense all the truths of Christmas into only three words, these would be the words: "God with us." We tend to focus our attention at Christmas on the infancy of Christ. The greater truth of the holiday is His deity. More astonishing than a baby in the manger is the truth that this promised baby is the omnipotent Creator of the heavens and the earth!"

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Christmas


  • "If Jesus, the sinless and perfect Son of God, limited Himself to speaking nothing during His incarnation except the truth He received from His Father, how much more should those who have been called into ministry speak only on the authority of divine Scripture."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Truth, Scripture


  • "A spiritual gift is a supernaturally designed ability granted to every believer by which the Holy Spirit ministers to the body of Christ. A spiritual gift cannot be earned, pursued or worked up. It is merely "received" through the grace of God."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Gifts


  • "There are basically only two kinds of religion in the world: those based on human achievement and those based on divine accomplishment. One says you can earn your way to heaven; the other says you must trust in Jesus Christ alone."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Religion


  • "The effectiveness of leadership is measured in terms of influence. When you see someone's influence reflected so profoundly in the lives of other people, you have identified someone who is by definition a leader."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Leadership


  • "Our responsibility is simply to make our witness faithful; it is God's responsibility alone to make it effective."

    - John MacArthur
    Topics: Faithful



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