112 Rick Warren Quotes

Rick warren is most widely known for pastoring at one of the largest churches in the US and for authoring popular books, including a New York Times best seller. His most famous writings are ‘The Purpose Driven Church’ and ‘The Purpose Driven Life’. His books have been so popular that he now donates 90% of his income, which he refers to as reverse tithing.

  • "God intentionally allows you to go through painful experiences to equip you for ministry to others."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Pain


  • "Integrity is built by defeating the temptation to be dishonest; humility grows when we refuse to be prideful; and endurance develops every time you reject the temptation to give up."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Integrity, Humility, Endurance


  • "Never forget that life is not about you! You exist for God's purposes, not vise versa."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Life


  • "The Bible offers three metaphors that teach us God's view of life: Life is a test, life is a trust and life is a temporary assignment."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Life, The Bible


  • "If God only used perfect people, nothing would get done. God will use anybody if you're available."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Obedience


  • "God uses his Word, people and circumstances to mold us. All three are indispensable for character development. God's word provides the truth we need to grow, God's people provide the support we need to grow, and circumstances provide the environment we need to grow."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Character, Circumstances


  • "If others don't use their gifts, you get cheated, and if you don't use your gifts, they get cheated."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Service, Gifts


  • "When you transfer into eternity, you will leave everything else behind. All you're taking with you is your character."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Eternity


  • "Change always starts in your mind. The way you think determines the way you feel, and the way you feel influences the way you act."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Character, Change


  • "At the end of your life on earth you will be evaluated and rewarded according to how well you handled what God entrusted to you."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Stewardship, Rewards


  • "You will not be in heaven two seconds before you cry out, why did I place so much importance on things that were so temporary? What was I thinking? Why did I waste so much time, energy and concern on what wasn't going to last?"

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Heaven


  • "Your commitments can develop you or destroy you, but either way, they will define you."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Character, Commitment


  • "Your greatest ministry will most likely come out of your greatest hurt."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Pain, Hurt


  • "You are not an accident."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Life


  • "Every problem is a character-building opportunity, and the more difficult it is, the greater the potential for building spiritual muscle and moral fiber."

    - Rick Warren
    Topics: Character



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