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A.W. Tozer quotes: Then give me grace to rise and follow Thee up from this misty lowland where I have wandered so long. In Jesus' Name, Amen. Then give me grace to rise and follow Thee up from this misty lowland where I have wandered so long. In Jesus' Name, Amen.
A.W. Tozer quotes: There may be a right opinion of God without either love or one right temper toward Him. Satan is a proof of this. There may be a right opinion of God without either love or one right temper toward Him. Satan is a proof of this.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Religion has accepted the monstrous heresy that noise, size, activity and bluster make a man dear to God. Religion has accepted the monstrous heresy that noise, size, activity and bluster make a man dear to God.
A.W. Tozer quotes: To have found God and still to pursue Him is the soul's paradox of love. To have found God and still to pursue Him is the soul's paradox of love.
A.W. Tozer quotes: We are right when and only when we stand in a right position relative to God, and we are wrong so far and so long as we stand in any We are right when and only when we stand in a right position relative to God, and we are wrong so far and so long as we stand in any other position.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Our thoughts are the decorations inside the sanctuary where we live. Our thoughts are the decorations inside the sanctuary where we live.
A.W. Tozer quotes: There is only one way to make good on an intention, and that is to turn it into action. There is only one way to make good on an intention, and that is to turn it into action.
A.W. Tozer quotes: If I understand this correctly Christ taught here the alarming doctrine that the desire for honor among men made belief impossible. If I understand this correctly Christ taught here the alarming doctrine that the desire for honor among men made belief impossible.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Any faith that must be supported by the evidence of the senses is not real faith. Any faith that must be supported by the evidence of the senses is not real faith.
A.W. Tozer quotes: What is wisdom? It is the skill to achieve the perfect means by the perfect ends What is wisdom? It is the skill to achieve the perfect means by the perfect ends
A.W. Tozer quotes: True faith rests upon the character of God and asks no further proof than the moral perfections of the One who cannot lie. True faith rests upon the character of God and asks no further proof than the moral perfections of the One who cannot lie.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Religious work can be done by natural men without the gifts of the Spirit, and it can be done well and skillfully. Religious work can be done by natural men without the gifts of the Spirit, and it can be done well and skillfully.
A.W. Tozer quotes: The Bible is not only a book which was once spoken, but a book which is NOW SPEAKING. The Bible is not only a book which was once spoken, but a book which is NOW SPEAKING.
A.W. Tozer quotes: To think without a proper amount of good reading is to limit our thinking to our own tiny plot of ground. To think without a proper amount of good reading is to limit our thinking to our own tiny plot of ground.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Many's very human habit of trusting in himself is generally the last great obstacle blocking his pathway to victory in Christian experience. Many's very human habit of trusting in himself is generally the last great obstacle blocking his pathway to victory in Christian experience.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Every grace and every virtue proceeds from God alone, and that not even a good thought can come from us except it be of Him. Every grace and every virtue proceeds from God alone, and that not even a good thought can come from us except it be of Him.
A.W. Tozer quotes: What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us. What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Whatever comes into your heart and mind when you think about God is the most important thing about you. Whatever comes into your heart and mind when you think about God is the most important thing about you.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the Lord: his going forth is prepared as the morning. hosea 6:3 Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the Lord: his going forth is prepared as the morning. hosea 6:3
A.W. Tozer quotes: The Bible is not an end in itself, but a means to bring men to an intimate and satisfying knowledge of God, The Bible is not an end in itself, but a means to bring men to an intimate and satisfying knowledge of God,
A.W. Tozer quotes: It is a solemn thing, and no small scandal in the kingdom, to see God's children starving while actually seated at the Father's table. It is a solemn thing, and no small scandal in the kingdom, to see God's children starving while actually seated at the Father's table.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Those who have truly seen Christ in His glory have eyes for nothing else. Those who have truly seen Christ in His glory have eyes for nothing else.
A.W. Tozer quotes: The best book is not one that informs merely, but one that stirs the reader up to inform himself. The best book is not one that informs merely, but one that stirs the reader up to inform himself.
A.W. Tozer quotes: As the sailor locates his position on the sea by "shooting" the sun, so we may get our moral bearings by looking at God. We must begin with God. As the sailor locates his position on the sea by "shooting" the sun, so we may get our moral bearings by looking at God. We must begin with God.
A.W. Tozer quotes: When I understand that everything happening to me is to make me more Christlike, it resolves a great deal of anxiety. When I understand that everything happening to me is to make me more Christlike, it resolves a great deal of anxiety.
A.W. Tozer quotes: [Sadly] the first thing we tell our young converts, the babes in Christ, is, 'Here is a handful of tracts- now get out and get busy! [Sadly] the first thing we tell our young converts, the babes in Christ, is, 'Here is a handful of tracts- now get out and get busy!
A.W. Tozer quotes: To seek proof is to admit doubt, and to obtain proof is to render faith superfluous. To seek proof is to admit doubt, and to obtain proof is to render faith superfluous.
A.W. Tozer quotes: The whole course of the life is upset by failure to put God where He belongs. We exalt ourselves instead of God and the curse follows. The whole course of the life is upset by failure to put God where He belongs. We exalt ourselves instead of God and the curse follows.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Secularism, materialism, and the intrusive presence of things have put out the light in our souls and turned us into a generation of zombies. Secularism, materialism, and the intrusive presence of things have put out the light in our souls and turned us into a generation of zombies.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Though free from all sense of possessing, they yet possess all things. Theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Though free from all sense of possessing, they yet possess all things. Theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
A.W. Tozer quotes: We can be in our day what the heroes of faith were in their day - but remember at the time they didn't know they were heroes. We can be in our day what the heroes of faith were in their day - but remember at the time they didn't know they were heroes.
A.W. Tozer quotes: It is doubtful whether God can bless a man greatly until He has hurt him deeply. It is doubtful whether God can bless a man greatly until He has hurt him deeply.
A.W. Tozer quotes: As long as Christ sits on the mediatorial throne, every day is a good day and all days are days of salvation. Neither As long as Christ sits on the mediatorial throne, every day is a good day and all days are days of salvation. Neither
A.W. Tozer quotes: We get the odd notion that God is showing mercy because Jesus died. No. Jesus died because God is showing mercy. We get the odd notion that God is showing mercy because Jesus died. No. Jesus died because God is showing mercy.
A.W. Tozer quotes: The great unseen reality is God The great unseen reality is God
A.W. Tozer quotes: Wherever we turn in the church of God, there is Jesus. He is the beginning, middle and end of everything to us ... Wherever we turn in the church of God, there is Jesus. He is the beginning, middle and end of everything to us ...
A.W. Tozer quotes: That I may know Him, was the goal of his heart, and to this he sacrificed everything. That I may know Him, was the goal of his heart, and to this he sacrificed everything.
A.W. Tozer quotes: The cross stands high above the opinions of men and to that cross all opinions must come at last for judgment. The cross stands high above the opinions of men and to that cross all opinions must come at last for judgment.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Faith is not a once-done act, but a continuous gaze of the heart at the Triune God. Faith is not a once-done act, but a continuous gaze of the heart at the Triune God.
A.W. Tozer quotes: When you kill time, remember that it has no resurrection. When you kill time, remember that it has no resurrection.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Nothing is complete in itself but requires something outside itself in order to exist. Nothing is complete in itself but requires something outside itself in order to exist.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Religion, so far as it is genuine, is in essence the response of created personalities to the Creating Personality, God. Religion, so far as it is genuine, is in essence the response of created personalities to the Creating Personality, God.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Promoting self under the guise of promoting Christ is currently so common as to excite little notice. Promoting self under the guise of promoting Christ is currently so common as to excite little notice.
A.W. Tozer quotes: We have been snared in the coils of spurious logic which insists that if we have found Him, we need no more seek Him. We have been snared in the coils of spurious logic which insists that if we have found Him, we need no more seek Him.
A.W. Tozer quotes: When He returns is not as important as the fact that we are ready for Him when He does return. When He returns is not as important as the fact that we are ready for Him when He does return.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Deity indwelling men! That, I say is Christianity! Deity indwelling men! That, I say is Christianity!
A.W. Tozer quotes: It appears that too many Christians want to enjoy the thrill of feeling right but are not willing to endure the inconvenience of being right. It appears that too many Christians want to enjoy the thrill of feeling right but are not willing to endure the inconvenience of being right.
A.W. Tozer quotes: God never uses anyone greatly until He tests them deeply. God never uses anyone greatly until He tests them deeply.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Nothing on the outside compares to Thy presence on my inside. Nothing on the outside compares to Thy presence on my inside.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Father, I want to know Thee, but my coward heart fears to give up its toys. Father, I want to know Thee, but my coward heart fears to give up its toys.
A.W. Tozer quotes: Whatever is done without heart is done in the dark, no matter how scriptural it may appear to be Whatever is done without heart is done in the dark, no matter how scriptural it may appear to be
A.W. Tozer quotes: Insist that the work be done in very truth and it will be done. The cross is rough, and it is deadly, but it is effective. Insist that the work be done in very truth and it will be done. The cross is rough, and it is deadly, but it is effective.