"If I could hear Christ praying for me in the next room, I would not fear a million enemies. Yet distance makes no difference. He is praying for me."
"Am I willing to reduce myself simply to “me,” determinedly to strip myself of all my friends think of me, of all I think of myself, and to hand that simple naked self over to God? Immediately I am, He will sanctify me wholly, and my life will be set free from earnestness in connection with everything but God."
"When you pray, your prayers are heard by the same God who answered Moses’ prayer for water in the desert, the God who gave Abraham and his barren wife a son, and the God who made the slave Joseph second in power only to Pharaoh."
"Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it."
Jesus sat down and ate with sinners, prostitutes and tax-collectors, did he not?
Doesn’t mean he approved of what they were doing, but it also didn’t keep Him from loving them.