25 Inspirational Quotes on the Christian Life

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From past and present voices of the Christian faith, here are 25 tweetable quotes on Christ-like living.

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Christian inspirational quotes

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. Aim at earth and you get neither. – CS Lewis

My deepest awareness of myself is that I am deeply loved by Jesus Christ and I have done nothing to earn it or deserve it. ― Brennan Manning

Only when we are brave enough to explore the darkness will we discover the infinite power of our light. ― Brené Brown

If through a broken heart God can bring His purposes to pass in the world, then thank Him for breaking your heart. ― Oswald Chambers

christian inspirational quotes

The spirit of complaint is born out of an unwillingness to trust God with today. … spending your time looking back toward Egypt or wishing for the future all the while missing what God is doing right now. ― Priscilla Shirer

Give me the Love that leads the way, Faith that nothing can dismay, Hope no disappointments tire, Passion that’ll burn like fire, Let me not sink to be a clod, Make me Thy fuel, Flame of God. ― Amy Carmichael

What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us. ― A.W. Tozer

He is a songwriter Composing notes that hold together eternity. ― Amena Brown

I have one desire now – to live a life of reckless abandon for the Lord, putting all my energy and strength into it. ― Elisabeth Elliot

If to be feelingly alive to the sufferings of my fellow-creatures is to be a fanatic, I am one of the most incurable fanatics ever permitted to be at large. ― William Wilberforce

Wherever you are, be all there! Live to the hilt every situation you believe to be the will of God. ― Jim Elliot

christian inspirational quotes

Do not have your concert first, and then tune your instrument afterwards. Begin the day with the Word of God and prayer, and get first of all into harmony with Him. ― James Hudson Taylor

If you judge people, you have no time to love them. ― Mother Teresa

The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him. ― G.K. Chesterton

Thou hast made us for thyself, O Lord, and our heart is restless until it finds its rest in thee. ― Augustine of Hippo

Unless and until we rest in God, we will never risk for God. ― Mark Buchanan

christian inspirational quotes

You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you. ― John Bunyan

All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle. ― Francis of Assisi

Somewhere we know that without silence words lose their meaning, that without listening, speaking no longer heals, that without distance closeness cannot cure. ― Henri J.M. Nouwen

God is constantly on the move. I cannot stay where I am and follow God at the same time; responding requires movement. ― Margaret Feinberg

God is able to take the mess of our past and turn it into a message. He takes the trials and tests and turns them into a testimony. ― Christine Caine

But God doesn’t call us to be comfortable. He calls us to trust Him so completely that we are unafraid to put ourselves in situations where we will be in trouble if He doesn’t come through. ― Francis Chan

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