Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Church an enterprise, and other quotes

The posting of quotes does not constitute agreement with either the quotes or their sources.

"The human race in the course of time has taken the liberty of softening and softening Christianity until at last we have contrived to make it exactly the opposite of what it is in the New Testament." -- Soren Kierkegaard

"A fanatic is someone who cannot change his mind and will not change the subject." -- Winston Churchill

"Most of us spend the first six days of the week sowing wild oats, then we go to church on Sunday and pray for a crop failure." -- Fred Allen

"It's a pretty thin pancake that only has one side." -- Adrian Rogers

"Let your religion be less of a theory and more of a love affair." -- G.K. Chesterton

"A Christian man is never long at ease. When one fright's gone, another doth him seize." -- John Bunyan

"I fear that we have sacrificed a generation to the wilderness of our own making." -- Bucky Kennedy

"The 'Good News' is not DO, but DONE!" -- Mikal Smith

"In the beginning church was a fellowship of men and women centering on the living Christ. Then the church moved to Greece, where it became a philosophy. Then it moved to Rome, where it became an institution. Next, it moved to Europe, where it became a culture. And finally, it moved to America, where it became an enterprise." -- Attributed to Richard C. Halverson

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