420 Watchman Nee Quotes

  • "Children of God should not make a general confession by acknowledging their innumerable sins in a vague manner, because such confession does not provide conscience opportunity to do its perfect work. They ought to allow the Holy Spirit through their conscience to point out their sins one by one. Christians must accept its reproach and be willing, according to the mind of the Spirit, to eliminate everything which is contrary to God."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Conscience, Holy Spirit, Confession


  • "The indwelling Spirit shall teach him what is of God and what is not. This is why sometimes we can conjure up no logical reason for opposing a certain teaching, yet in the very depth of our being arises a resistance."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Holy Spirit


  • "Do not be taken in or flattered by your own success or fame. Take not only as to whether or not the old creation, including everything which comes by birth, has gone through the cross."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Pride, The Cross


  • "A spiritual Christian should welcome any burden which the Lord brings his way."

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    Topics: Christians


  • "A born-again person ought to possess unspeakable peace in the spirit."

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    Topics: Peace


  • "Spiritual sensing is usually made known through the feeling of a quiet and pliable emotion. If emotion is pliably subject to the spirit the latter, through the emotion, will love or hate exactly as God wishes."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Holy Spirit, Hatred


  • "If one's conscience is willing to confess whatever sins have been committed, including the sin of unbelief, it will be sorrowful in a godly way, earnestly desiring the mercy of God."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Conscience, Mercy, Unbelief


  • "A Christian ought to realize what the weights laid on his spirit are. If he encounters it in the morning and does not deal with it at once, he experiences defeat the whole day long."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Apathy


  • "God does not will He should follow what man has initiated. Other than following God's direction, we have no right to direct Him. We have no ability to offer save to obey God's guidance."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Obedience


  • "True humility is able to look at God and proceed on."

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    Topics: Humility


  • "Faith looks not at what happens to him but at Him Whom he believes."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Faith


  • "We need to follow our Lord's admonition to remember Lot's wife, for she was one who did not forget her possessions even in a time of the greatest peril. She was not guilty of having retraced a single step towards Sodom. All she did was look back. But how revealing was that backward glance! Does it not speak volumes concerning the condition of her heart?"

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Rebellion


  • "He can only keep those who have handed themselves over to Him."

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    Topics: Obedience


  • "God gives His Own Self totally to us that we may offer ourselves completely to Him."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Obedience


  • "Countless are those saints who daily walk by their head and heart. In service we still attempt to move people's mind, emotion and will by our intellect, zeal and effort."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Christians



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