Michael S. Horton Quotes

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Michael S. Horton quotes: You pursue excellence when you care about something other than your own excellence. You pursue excellence when you care about something other than your own excellence.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Christ's body is not a stage for my performance, Christ's body is not a stage for my performance,
Michael S. Horton quotes: As Earl Lautenslager writes, "A minister without theology is like an engineer without physics or a doctor without anatomy. He'll kill you."[ As Earl Lautenslager writes, "A minister without theology is like an engineer without physics or a doctor without anatomy. He'll kill you."[
Michael S. Horton quotes: The Internet is the quarry from which younger generations craft their own selves and then advertise a desired persona on Facebook. The Internet is the quarry from which younger generations craft their own selves and then advertise a desired persona on Facebook.
Michael S. Horton quotes: The more we understand God's truth, the more we are struck by the mystery. The more we understand God's truth, the more we are struck by the mystery.
Michael S. Horton quotes: The power of our activism, campaigns, movements, and strategies cannot forgive sins or raise the dead. The power of our activism, campaigns, movements, and strategies cannot forgive sins or raise the dead.
Michael S. Horton quotes: I expect that Calvin would evaluate our worship today not as too emotional, but as too narrow in its emotional repertoire. I expect that Calvin would evaluate our worship today not as too emotional, but as too narrow in its emotional repertoire.
Michael S. Horton quotes: If the focus of our testimony is our changed life, we as well as our hearers are bound to be disappointed. If the focus of our testimony is our changed life, we as well as our hearers are bound to be disappointed.
Michael S. Horton quotes: A ministry based on pragmatism is built on sand regardless of whether it is more traditional or contemporary. A ministry based on pragmatism is built on sand regardless of whether it is more traditional or contemporary.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Surely it is not the business of the Church to adapt Christ to men, but to adapt men to Christ. Surely it is not the business of the Church to adapt Christ to men, but to adapt men to Christ.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Our choices are determined by our nature; we choose what we desire and we desire what is most consistent with our nature. Our choices are determined by our nature; we choose what we desire and we desire what is most consistent with our nature.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Saving faith is not the enemy of good works, but their only possible source. Saving faith is not the enemy of good works, but their only possible source.
Michael S. Horton quotes: The Next Big Thing is not another Pentecost or another apostle or another political or social cause. It is Christ's return. The Next Big Thing is not another Pentecost or another apostle or another political or social cause. It is Christ's return.
Michael S. Horton quotes: In every sacrament there are two things: a sign and a thing signified. In every sacrament there are two things: a sign and a thing signified.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Preaching is necessary not because it's a magic but because God has ordained it for the justification and sanctification of sinners. Preaching is necessary not because it's a magic but because God has ordained it for the justification and sanctification of sinners.
Michael S. Horton quotes: If you are always looking for an impact, a legacy, and success, you will not take the time to care for the things that matter. If you are always looking for an impact, a legacy, and success, you will not take the time to care for the things that matter.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Bad law-preaching levels some of us; Osteen's omission of the law levels none of us; biblical preaching of the law levels all of us. Bad law-preaching levels some of us; Osteen's omission of the law levels none of us; biblical preaching of the law levels all of us.
Michael S. Horton quotes: God does not exist for us; we exist for God. God does not exist for us; we exist for God.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Loving Neighbors Is Tougher Than Loving Causes Loving Neighbors Is Tougher Than Loving Causes
Michael S. Horton quotes: Often, this cry for more practical preaching is the call of the old Adam for more self-help. Often, this cry for more practical preaching is the call of the old Adam for more self-help.
Michael S. Horton quotes: A revival is not a miracle," Finney declared. A revival is not a miracle," Finney declared.
Michael S. Horton quotes: An evil and adulterous [idolatrous] generation seeks after a sign (Matt. 12:39 NKJV), An evil and adulterous [idolatrous] generation seeks after a sign (Matt. 12:39 NKJV),
Michael S. Horton quotes: The Next Big Thing is Christ's return. Until then, we live in hope that changes our ordinary lives here and now. The Next Big Thing is Christ's return. Until then, we live in hope that changes our ordinary lives here and now.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Our families, including us, do not need more quality time, but more quantity time. Our families, including us, do not need more quality time, but more quantity time.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Outreach begins with a well-taught laity, stirred by the great truths of Scripture. Outreach begins with a well-taught laity, stirred by the great truths of Scripture.
Michael S. Horton quotes: It is nothing new when young people want churches to pander to them. What is new is the extent to which churches have obliged. It is nothing new when young people want churches to pander to them. What is new is the extent to which churches have obliged.
Michael S. Horton quotes: If ambition has been converted from a vice to a virtue, contentment has been transformed from a virtue into a vice. If ambition has been converted from a vice to a virtue, contentment has been transformed from a virtue into a vice.
Michael S. Horton quotes: The pursuit of autonomous metaphysics is idolatry. The pursuit of autonomous metaphysics is idolatry.
Michael S. Horton quotes: In a digital age, blogs are often more authoritative than sermons. In a digital age, blogs are often more authoritative than sermons.
Michael S. Horton quotes: If this is true, then neither the past nor the present is normative. It is the canon of Scripture that renders both relative and open to correction. If this is true, then neither the past nor the present is normative. It is the canon of Scripture that renders both relative and open to correction.
Michael S. Horton quotes: God is truly to be found in the weak things of the world. God is truly to be found in the weak things of the world.
Michael S. Horton quotes: When we meet God in the gospel, we first encounter him as a stranger, come to rescue us from a danger we did not even realize we were in. When we meet God in the gospel, we first encounter him as a stranger, come to rescue us from a danger we did not even realize we were in.
Michael S. Horton quotes: The gospel makes us extrospective, turning our gaze upward to God in faith and outward to our neighbor in love. The gospel makes us extrospective, turning our gaze upward to God in faith and outward to our neighbor in love.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Paul never encouraged Timothy to contemplate his personal "legacy. Paul never encouraged Timothy to contemplate his personal "legacy.
Michael S. Horton quotes: The same word that is faith-producing and life-generating for some is for others an occasion to become more resolute in unbelief. The same word that is faith-producing and life-generating for some is for others an occasion to become more resolute in unbelief.
Michael S. Horton quotes: Only when we start with the gospel - the most controversial point of Christian faith - are we ready to talk about who God is and how we know him. Only when we start with the gospel - the most controversial point of Christian faith - are we ready to talk about who God is and how we know him.
Michael S. Horton quotes: God loves 'stuff;' after all He made it God loves 'stuff;' after all He made it