Saturday, March 24, 2018

A church platform, and other quotes

The posting of quotes by human authors does not constitute agreement with either the quotes or their sources. (I try to confirm the sources that I give, but may miss on occasion; please verify if possible.)

"A church platform of worship must never become a stage for earthly performance." -- Glenn Harrell

"No meritorious deed, nor religious exercise, no action of the human will can put away sin; but Jesus paid the price, canceled the debt and put away sin for all who come to him." -- Lasserre Bradley, Jr.

"If God saves me without my works, then he must choose me apart from them, too." -- Michael Horton

"An interpretation falsified by a relevant context is not an interpretation of Scriptura." -- John Frame

"The start of sinful people's corruption of God's fair earth was as small as the first weed, but its end is a withered world." -- J. Alec Motyer

"The day before everything changes feels like just another ordinary day." -- Becky Thompson

"We don't get to choose which conversations we have in culture." -- Heard

"We all marry the wrong person." -- Gina Bria (as quoted by Sharon A. Hersh)

"To be humble is to be teachable." -- Richard G. Scott, Richie Norton, maybe others

"If at first you don't succeed, skydiving is not for you." -- Steven Wright

"In some cultures they love their neighbors, and in other cultures they eat their neighbors. Which do you prefer?" -- Ravi Zacharias

"The “scope” of Scripture, the range of subject matter to which it may be applied, is unlimited." -- John Frame

"To have faith in the Word, Scripture must not grasp us in our critical thought, but in the life of the soul." -- Abraham Kuyper

"My conscience is captive to the word of God." -- Martin Luther

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