15 Amazing Quotes about the Christian Journey
Life is a journey – and the Christian life is a greatest journey of all. It’s not always easy or fun, but as believers we know that God will help us through those patches of rough roadway, no streetlights, and broken bridges. If you’re feeling weary in your journey, take courage – your guide is Jesus, and your final destination is Heaven!
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
- Helen Keller
Christ-likeness is your eventual destination, but your journey will last a lifetime.
- Rick Warren
After learning to love God (worship), learning to love others is the second purpose of your life.
- Rick Warren
To risk reputation and affection for the truth's sake is so demanding that to do it constantly you will need a degree of moral principle that only the Spirit of God can work in you. Do not turn your back like a coward, but play the man. Follow boldly in your Master's steps, for He has made this rough journey before you. Better a brief warfare and eternal rest than false peace and everlasting torment.
- Alistair Begg
The Christian experience, from start to finish, is a journey of faith.
- Watchman Nee
Jesus replied: Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.
- Matthew 22:37-39
Then he said to his disciples, The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.
- Matthew 9:37-38
Beloved, I say, let your fears go, lest they make you fainthearted. Stop inspiring fear in those around you and now take your stand in faith. God has been good and He will continue to manifest His goodness. Let us approach these days expecting to see the goodness of the Lord manifest. Let us be strong and of good courage, for the Lord will fight for us if we stand in faith.
- Francis Frangipane
Whenever God calls us to a task, He will equip us and enable us to complete that task.
- Michael Youssef
He calls us to trust him so completely that we are unafraid to put ourselves in situations where we will be in trouble if He doesn't come through.
- Francis Chan
Nothing whatever, whether great or small, can happen to a believer, without God's ordering and permission. There is no such thing as "chance," "luck" or "accident" in the Christian's journey through this world. All is arranged and appointed by God. And all things are "working together" for the believer's good.
- J. C. Ryle
Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.
- Peter Marshall
I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world."
- John 16:33
If you know that God loves you, you should never question a directive from Him. It will always be right and best. When He gives you a directive, you are not just to observe it, discuss it, or debate it. You are to obey it.
- Henry Blackaby
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
- Jeremiah 29:11