Category = ‘quotations’
Our love grows soft if it is not strengthened by truth, and our truth grows hard if it is not softened by love. - John Stott
You look down your critical microscope at the New Testament, and you find God is looking back at you and declaring you to be a sinner.
It is not the right human thoughts about God which form the content of the Bible, but the right divine thoughts about men.
Without self-restraint, without the capacity to defer the gratification of instinct, and without the habits of heart and deed that we call virtues, we will eventually lose our freedom.
The most important thing about your mind is what it is fixed upon.
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.
The NT does not proclaim grace where the OT proclaimed law, since God’s calling his people into healthy patterns of living was always his gracious gift.
Judgement is no longer on the basis of being part of the ethnic Jewish people of God...
Worship is the submission of all our nature to God.
I didn’t want to keep people from dying; I wanted to show them how to live.