150 Andrew Murray Quotes

Andrew was a Christian pastor of many churches in South Africa and was a very successful writer, authoring over 200 different books. His most famous works are Abide in Christ, Absolute Surrender, With Christ in the School of Prayer, The Spirit of Christ and Waiting on God. Andrew served as president of the YMCAs in 1898 and Africa Evangelical Fellowship from 1888 to 1917.

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Prayer is reaching out after the unseen; fasting is letting go of all that is seen and temporal. Fasting helps express, deepen, confirm the resolution that we are ready to sacrifice anything, even ourselves to attain what we seek for the kingdom of God.
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Christ will always accept the faith the puts its trust in Him.
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Our love to God is measured by our everyday fellowship with others and the love it displays.
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Faith expects from God what is beyond all expectation.
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Salvation comes through a cross and a crucified Christ.
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Do not strive in your own strength; cast yourself at the feet of the Lord Jesus, and wait upon Him in the sure confidence that He is with you, and works in you. Strive in prayer; let faith fill your heart-so will you be strong in the Lord, and in the power of His might.
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Beware in your prayers, above everything else, of limiting God, not only by unbelief, but by fancying that you know what He can do.
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The world asks, "What does a man own?" Christ asks, "How does he use it?"
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Just as water ever seeks and fills the lowest place, so the moment God finds you abased and empty, His glory and power flow in.
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We had long known the Lord without realizing that meekness and lowliness of heart should be the distinguishing feature of the disciple.
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O, let the place of secret prayer become to me the most beloved spot on earth.
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When we pray for the Spirit's help ... we will simply fall down at the Lord's feet in our weakness. There we will find the victory and power that comes from His love.
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Let us thank God heartily as often as we pray that we have His Spirit in us to teach us to pray. Thanksgiving will draw our hearts out to God and keep us engaged with Him; it will take our attention from ourselves and give the Spirit room in our hearts.
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Never try to arouse faith from within. You cannot stir up faith from the depths of your heart. Leave your heart, and look into the face of Christ.
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The man who mobilizes the Christian church to pray will make the greatest contribution to world evangelization in history.
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Let us thank God heartily as often as we pray that we have His Spirit in us to teach us to pray. Thanksgiving will draw our hearts out to God and keep us engaged with Him; it will take our attention from ourselves and give the Spirit room in our hearts.
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We had long known the Lord without realizing that meekness and lowliness of heart should be the distinguishing feature of the disciple.
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There is need of a great revival of spiritual life, of truly fervent devotion to our Lord Jesus, of entire consecration to His service. It is only in a church in which this spirit of revival has at least begun, that there is any hope of radical change in the relation of the majority of our Christian people to mission work.
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Fasting helps express, deepens, confirms the resolution that we are ready to sacrifice anything, even ourselves, to attain what we seek for the kingdom of God.
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Time spent in prayer will yield more than that given to work. Prayer alone gives work its worth and its success. Prayer opens the way for God Himself to do His work in us and through us. Let our chief work as God's messengers be intercession; in it we secure the presence and power of God to go with us.
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Nowhere can we get to know the holiness of God, and come under His influence and power, except in the inner chamber. It has been well said: "No man can expect to make progress in holiness who is not often and long alone with God."
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God is ready to assume full responsibility for the life wholly yielded to Him.
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The great thing in prayer is to feel that we are putting our supplications into the bosom of omnipotent love.
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While others still slept, He went away to pray and to renew His strength in communion with His Father. He had need of this, otherwise He would not have been ready for the new day. The holy work of delivering souls demands constant renewal through fellowship with God.
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One great power of sin is that it blinds men so that they do not recognize its true character.
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Faith in a prayer-hearing God will make a prayer-loving Christian.
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Never try to arouse faith from within. You cannot stir up faith from the depths of your heart. Leave your heart, and look into the face of Christ.
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The man who mobilizes the Christian church to pray will make the greatest contribution to world evangelization in history.
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Faith in a prayer-hearing God will make a prayer-loving Christian.
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The greatest test of whether the holiness we profess to seek or to attain is truth and life will be whether it produces an increasing humility in us. In man, humility is the one thing needed to allow God's holiness to dwell in him and shine through him. The chief mark of counterfeit holiness is lack of humility. The holiest will be the humblest.
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May not a single moment of my life be spent outside the light, love and joy of God's presence and not a moment without the entire surrender of myself as a vessel for Him to fill full of His Spirit and His love.
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God is ready to assume full responsibility for the life wholly yielded to Him.
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The coming revival must begin with a great revival of prayer. It is in the closet, with the door shut, that the sound of abundance of rain will first be heard. An increase of secret prayer with ministers will be the sure harbinger of blessing.
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The enemy uses all his power to lead the Christian, and above all the minister, to neglect prayer. He knows that however admirable the sermon may be, however attractive the service, however faithful the pastoral visitation, none of these things can damage him or his kingdom if prayer is neglected.
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While others still slept, He went away to pray and to renew His strength in communion with His Father. He had need of this, otherwise He would not have been ready for the new day. The holy work of delivering souls demands constant renewal through fellowship with God.
- Andrew Murray
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One great power of sin is that it blinds men so that they do not recognize its true character.
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We have within us a self that has its poison from Satan--from hell--and yet we cherish and nourish it. What do we not do to please self and nourish self--and we make the devil within us strong. ... Look at your own life. What are the works of hell? They are chiefly these three: self-will, self-trust, and self-exaltation.
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Abiding fully means praying much.
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Men ought to seek with their whole hearts to be filled with the Spirit of God. Without being filled with the Spirit, it is utterly impossible that an individual Christian or a church can ever live or work as God desires.
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Never try to arouse faith from within. You cannot stir up faith from the depths of your heart. Leave your heart, and look into the face of Christ.
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The only humility that is really ours is not that which we try to show before God in prayer, but that which we carry with us in our daily conduct.
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If the spiritual life be healthy, under the full power of the Holy Spirit, praying without ceasing will be natural.
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Through His Spirit, the Spirit of prayer, our life may be one of continual prayer. The Spirit of prayer will help you become an intercessor, asking great things of God for those around you.
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Just as a servant knows that he must first obey his master in all things, so the surrender to an implicit and unquestionable obedience must become the essential characteristic of our lives.
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Nature teaches us that every believer should be a soul-winner. It is an essential part of the new nature. We see it in every child who loves to tell of his happiness and to bring others to share his joys.
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Nowhere can we get to know the holiness of God, and come under His influence and power, except in the inner chamber. It has been well said: "No man can expect to make progress in holiness who is not often and long alone with God."
- Andrew Murray
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Faith in a prayer-hearing God will make a prayer-loving Christian.
- Andrew Murray
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There is need of a great revival of spiritual life, of truly fervent devotion to our Lord Jesus, of entire consecration to His service. It is only in a church in which this spirit of revival has at least begun, that there is any hope of radical change in the relation of the majority of our Christian people to mission work.
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Just as a servant knows that he must first obey his master in all things, so the surrender to an implicit and unquestionable obedience must become the essential characteristic of our lives.
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We are to be shut out from men, and shut in with God.
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