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Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Action that is clearly right needs no justification. Action that is clearly right needs no justification.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Blessings taken for granted are often forgotten. Blessings taken for granted are often forgotten.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Loneliness is a required course for leadership. Loneliness is a required course for leadership.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: In whatever God does in the course of our lives, he gives us, through the experience, some power to help others. In whatever God does in the course of our lives, he gives us, through the experience, some power to help others.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Where reasons are given, we don't need faith. Where only darkness surrounds us, we have no means for seeing except by faith. Where reasons are given, we don't need faith. Where only darkness surrounds us, we have no means for seeing except by faith.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Sometimes God's refusals are His mercies. Sometimes God's refusals are His mercies.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Are you afraid? Remember the "fear nots" of the Bible. Are you afraid? Remember the "fear nots" of the Bible.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The only basis of peace is the cessation of the conflict of two wills: my will vs God's. The only basis of peace is the cessation of the conflict of two wills: my will vs God's.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Maturity starts with the willingness to give oneself. Maturity starts with the willingness to give oneself.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: A quiet heart is content with what God gives. It is enough. All is grace. A quiet heart is content with what God gives. It is enough. All is grace.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: A man's thoughts dye his soul, attributed to Marcus Aurelius A man's thoughts dye his soul, attributed to Marcus Aurelius
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: There is something that pretends to be christianity which is mostly mood. The measure of its faith is merely the measure of its feeling. There is something that pretends to be christianity which is mostly mood. The measure of its faith is merely the measure of its feeling.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: God withholds blessing only in wisdom, never in spite or aloofness. God withholds blessing only in wisdom, never in spite or aloofness.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: It is God to whom and with whom we travel, and while He is the end of our journey, He is also at every stopping place. It is God to whom and with whom we travel, and while He is the end of our journey, He is also at every stopping place.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: God will not protect you from anything that will make you more like Jesus. God will not protect you from anything that will make you more like Jesus.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: We fundamentalists are a pack of mood-loving showoffs. I'm sure the Minor Prophets would have found subject for correction. We fundamentalists are a pack of mood-loving showoffs. I'm sure the Minor Prophets would have found subject for correction.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Money holds terrible power when it is loved Money holds terrible power when it is loved
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: If your goal is purity of heart, be prepared to be thought very odd. If your goal is purity of heart, be prepared to be thought very odd.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: What I ought to do and what I feel like doing are seldom the same thing. What I ought to do and what I feel like doing are seldom the same thing.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the Church. And the wife is there to bless and support and help him. The husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the Head of the Church. And the wife is there to bless and support and help him.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Of all things difficult to rule, none were more so than my will and affections. Of all things difficult to rule, none were more so than my will and affections.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The deepest lessons come out of the deepest waters and the hottest fires. The deepest lessons come out of the deepest waters and the hottest fires.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The world cries for men who are strong; strong in conviction, strong to lead, to stand, to suffer. The world cries for men who are strong; strong in conviction, strong to lead, to stand, to suffer.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: He says no in order that He may, in some way we cannot imagine, say yes. All His ways with us are merciful. His meaning is always love. He says no in order that He may, in some way we cannot imagine, say yes. All His ways with us are merciful. His meaning is always love.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: If all struggles and sufferings were eliminated, the spirit would no more reach maturity than would the child. If all struggles and sufferings were eliminated, the spirit would no more reach maturity than would the child.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Faith has to be exercised in the midst of ordinary, down-to-earth living. Faith has to be exercised in the midst of ordinary, down-to-earth living.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: For one who has made thanksgiving the habit of his life, the morning prayer will be, 'Lord, what will you give me today to offer back to you?' For one who has made thanksgiving the habit of his life, the morning prayer will be, 'Lord, what will you give me today to offer back to you?'
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Faith receives, day by day, what a loving Heavenly Father apportions ... Faith receives, day by day, what a loving Heavenly Father apportions ...
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Fear arises when we imagine that everything depends on us. Fear arises when we imagine that everything depends on us.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Things happen which would not happen without prayer. Let us not forget that. Things happen which would not happen without prayer. Let us not forget that.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: What God gives in answer to our prayers will always be the thing we most urgently need, and it will always be sufficient. What God gives in answer to our prayers will always be the thing we most urgently need, and it will always be sufficient.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: We must quit bending the Word to suit our situation. It is we who must be bent to that Word, our necks that must bow under the yoke. We must quit bending the Word to suit our situation. It is we who must be bent to that Word, our necks that must bow under the yoke.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: A little quiet reflection will remind me that yes to God always leads in the end to joy. A little quiet reflection will remind me that yes to God always leads in the end to joy.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: It takes a while for revelry to turn to reverence, and much repetition of truth to eventual turn young zeal into habitual channels for good. It takes a while for revelry to turn to reverence, and much repetition of truth to eventual turn young zeal into habitual channels for good.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Self-pity is ... a sinkhole from which no rescuing hand can drag you because you have chosen to sink. Self-pity is ... a sinkhole from which no rescuing hand can drag you because you have chosen to sink.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: No one whose first concern is feeling good can be a disciple. We are called to carry a cross and to glorify God. No one whose first concern is feeling good can be a disciple. We are called to carry a cross and to glorify God.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: You can never lose what you have offered to Christ. You can never lose what you have offered to Christ.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: God gives allGod asks all God gives all
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Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The gate is narrow but not the life. The gate opens out into largeness of life. The gate is narrow but not the life. The gate opens out into largeness of life.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: If He is God, He is still in charge. If He is God, He is still in charge.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: It is in our acceptance of what is given that God gives Himself. It is in our acceptance of what is given that God gives Himself.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Psychology describes. The Bible prescribes. 'Turn from evil. Let that be the medicine to keep you in health.' Pr 3:7,8. Psychology describes. The Bible prescribes. 'Turn from evil. Let that be the medicine to keep you in health.' Pr 3:7,8.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: I will offer to Him both my tears and my exultation. Nothing we offer to Him will be lost. I will offer to Him both my tears and my exultation. Nothing we offer to Him will be lost.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The way we live ought to manifest the truth of what we believe. A messy life speaks of a messy and incoherent faith. The way we live ought to manifest the truth of what we believe. A messy life speaks of a messy and incoherent faith.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Everything if given to God can become your gateway to joy. Everything if given to God can become your gateway to joy.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Stand true to your calling to be a man. Real women will always be relieved and grateful when men are willing to be men Stand true to your calling to be a man. Real women will always be relieved and grateful when men are willing to be men
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The fact that I am a woman does not make me a different kind of Christian, but the fact that I am a Christian makes me a different kind of The fact that I am a woman does not make me a different kind of Christian, but the fact that I am a Christian makes me a different kind of woman.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Faith's most severe tests come not when we see nothing, but when we see a stunning array of evidence that seems to prove our faith vain. Faith's most severe tests come not when we see nothing, but when we see a stunning array of evidence that seems to prove our faith vain.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The world is full of noise. Might we not set ourselves to learn silence, stillness solitude? The world is full of noise. Might we not set ourselves to learn silence, stillness solitude?
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: The devil has made it his business to monopolize on three elements: noise, hurry, crowds. He will not allow quietness. The devil has made it his business to monopolize on three elements: noise, hurry, crowds. He will not allow quietness.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: God will never disappoint us. He loves us and has only one purpose for us : holiness, which in His kingdom equals joy. God will never disappoint us. He loves us and has only one purpose for us : holiness, which in His kingdom equals joy.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: When you don't know what to do, do the thing in front of you. When you don't know what to do, do the thing in front of you.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: If he had loved her he would have pursued her. If he had loved her he would have pursued her.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: It is impossible to love deeply without sacrifice. It is impossible to love deeply without sacrifice.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Cold prayers, like cold suitors, are seldom effective in their aims. Cold prayers, like cold suitors, are seldom effective in their aims.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Is no great with Thee, there is no small, For Thou art all, and fillest all in all. Is no great with Thee, there is no small, For Thou art all, and fillest all in all.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: A little leavening of dissatisfied temper will spread through a group and change outlooks. A little leavening of dissatisfied temper will spread through a group and change outlooks.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Does God ask us to do what is beneath us? This question will never trouble us again if we consider the Lord of heaven taking a towel and washing feet. Does God ask us to do what is beneath us? This question will never trouble us again if we consider the Lord of heaven taking a towel and washing feet.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: She is free not by disobeying the rules but by obeying them. She is free not by disobeying the rules but by obeying them.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Women still dream and hope, pin their emotions on some man who doesn't reciprocate, and end up in confusion. Women still dream and hope, pin their emotions on some man who doesn't reciprocate, and end up in confusion.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Let not him who accepts light in an instant despise him who gropes months in shadows. Let not him who accepts light in an instant despise him who gropes months in shadows.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Cruelty and wrong are not the greatest forces in the world. There is nothing eternal in them. Only love is eternal. Cruelty and wrong are not the greatest forces in the world. There is nothing eternal in them. Only love is eternal.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: A prayerful heart and an obedient heart will learn, very slowly and not without sorrow, to stake everything on God Himself. A prayerful heart and an obedient heart will learn, very slowly and not without sorrow, to stake everything on God Himself.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Virginity is something that can be offered to God. Virginity is something that can be offered to God.
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Jesus never pussyfooted Jesus never pussyfooted
Elisabeth Elliot quotes: Holiness has never been the driving force of the majority. It is, however, mandatory for anyone who wants to enter the kingdom. Holiness has never been the driving force of the majority. It is, however, mandatory for anyone who wants to enter the kingdom.