Quotemeal: Aug. 19th, 2007

Sunday, August 19, 2007

"Steadfastness in believing doth not exclude all temptations from without. When we say a tree is firmly rooted, we do not say the wind never blows upon it."
— John Owen

More Quotemeal

"If man is not made for God, why is he not happy except in God? If man is made for God, why is he so opposed to God?"
"If your heart takes more pleasure in reading novels, or watching TV, or going to the movies, or talking to friends, rather than just sitting alone with God and...."
Keith Green
"My liberty as a Christian should always be supremely shackled by the love I am commanded to have towards another."
"God often gives in one brief moment that which he has for a long time denied."

Comments

Archived Facebook Comments

Other Devotionals from Heartlight for Sunday, August 19, 2007

A daily devotional about God's power for our battles.
"For God speaks again and again, though people do not recognize it. He speaks in dreams, in visions of the night, when deep sleep falls on people as..."
A daily guide from the gospels that challenges readers to live for Jesus.
"[Jesus continued,] "Sell your possessions and give to those in need. This will store up treasure for you in heaven! And the purses of heaven never get..."
A daily devotional featuring wise counsel found in Scripture.
"It is written: "'As surely as I live,' says the Lord, 'every knee will bow before me; every tongue will confess to God.'""
A daily devotional featuring a Bible verse, thought and prayer.
"Repent, then, and turn to God, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the Lord."

Illustration

Illustration of John Owen — "Steadfastness in believing doth not exclude all temptations from without. When we say a tree is firmly rooted, we do not say the wind never blows upon it."

About This Devotional

Quotemeal is a daily dose of Christian quotes to inspire and encourage.