The situations that will stretch your faith most will be those times
when life falls apart and God is nowhere to be found.
This happened to Job.
"So keep your faith in the God above, and faith in the righteous truth,
it shall bring you back to the absent love, and the joys of a vanished youth."
Edgar A Guest , Faith
Prayer will change a heartache into a cheerful song,
If in faith you ask it, the answer will soon come 'long.
Eldred Herbert, Pray It Through
Faith is unquestioning belief.
Ronald Hopfer, The Power of a Creative Being: 31 letters of a grandfather's wisdom on which anyone can build a beautiful life
Send a drop of faith, with a single prayer.
And God will show the way, as faith is always there.
Julie Hebert, Send A Drop Of Kindness
Faithful Christians make an other-wise unsavory world palatable to God.
John Buttrick, Fighting Temptation
Words of Faith
Our pride insists we must work our way to God. Only the Christian faith presents Godís grace as unconditional.
Randy Alcorn, Grace: A Bigger View of God's Love
God's Grace Quotes
"Stay faithful. If you're hurting, stay hopeful.
"Pray and give thanks to God for the opportunity to grow;
ask Him to shed light, ask Him for clarity."
Thomas Nelson, Devotions for the Beach and Days You Wish You Were There
Faith is not only daring to believe, it is also daring to act. When I believe in myself as a son of God, I attribute to all men the same quality. This goes for men of every class,
creed and color. The proof that I believe this way will be measured by the way I act towards others.
Every day you need to get a full dose of the Word and mediate on scripture, and if you discipline yourself and remain consistent, your faith will grow and mature, and remember
that God, the Word, and your faith, is a recipe for success.
Stephanie Williams, Daily Meditation Of Scripture To Bring Faith, Hope, Love, Peace, Forgiveness, and Encouragment
Quote of the Day
"Hearing how God is moving in other places encourages
and inspires our faith for what God wants to do in our own corner of the world."
Matt Brown, Awakening: How God's Great Move Inspires & Influences Our Lives Today
Words of Encouragement
Faith is building on what you know is here so you can reach what
you know is there.
Poems about Faith
The Lord is faithful to those who are faithful and earnestly seek Him.
Ben Lance, Prayer: 81 Powerful Prayers for Connecting with God Everyday
It's worth taking a risk when motivated by faith in God's Word."
Ruben Barreto, You Have What It Takes
"So with the slow death of the local church, many individuals
never learn how to be reconciled to the Lord. They never
come to Him by faith in the right spirit and with the right attitude to be saved."
James Thomas Lee Jr, How to Serve the Lord with Confidence and Enthusiasm
Only God can shut out the waves of depression and feelings
of loneliness and failure that come over you.
Faith in God's love alone can salvage the hurt mind.
David Wilkerson, Have You Felt Like Giving Up Lately?: Finding Hope and Healing When You Feel Discouraged
When we in faith embrace Christ as our Lord and Savior,
our minds are transformed.
John MacArthur Jr., Found: God's Peace: Experience
True Freedom from Anxiety in Every Circumstance
Keep on speaking God's word over whatever it is
that needs changing in your life and if you are faithful you will see
God begin to work in your favor.
Grant Dean, Practical Step to an Awesome Life through changing
It is true that a prayer that comes from the heart can move mountains,
it increases your faith, and brings you closer to God.
Rebecca Small, Prayer: Inspirational Morning Prayers For Every
Through the centuries millions and millions of people have
found peace with God through faith in the Lord Jesus.
Stanford Murrell, Blessed Are: Finding True Happiness in the Words of Jesus
"By faith, we believe God provides and we hold to the truth that
He will not lie."
Lynn R. Davis, Mother Walk By Faith Not by Sight
And it is not just faith, mark you, which changes the situation;
it is faith in what God has said.
T. Austin-Sparks, Rivers of Living Water
Faith is not the power of positive thinking; it is believing in God
and trusting that His will is always best even when you cannot understand why.
Shari Howerton, Breaking the Chains
Even the Old Testament saints were righteous because of their faith
in the promise of God, now fulfilled in the gospel.
Joshua Nickel, The Reign of Grace and the End of Sin in Your Life
It's important to question what you believe so that you can know
whether or not you really believe it. In fact, faith is often born out of questions.
Daniel Colston, Jesus Without Lines: Erasing the Lies and Embracing the Savior
By our faith, and with the help of God, we can build the character
of our children in a way that honors
God and can move the world in the right direction.
Derek Polen, Next Level Dad: Bringing Faith and Fun to Fatherhood
If you will believe and stay in faith, and expect good things,
you too can defy the odds.
The Trinity of Vince Lombardi's early years was religion, family and sports.
They seemed intertwined, as inseparable to him as
Father, Son and Holy Ghost. The church was not some
distant institution to be visited once a week, but part of the
rhythm of daily life.
David Maraniss, When Pride Still Mattered: A Life Of Vince Lombardi
Vince Lombardi Quotes
Faith means to have trust or confidence in something,
such as having faith that the sun will rise and set each day.
Chris Johnston, 101 Greatest Life Lessons, Inspiration
and Quotes From Joel Osteen
God delights in answering the prayer of faith.
K. P. Yohannan, Learning to Pray
"God is calling for His church to arise in the hour of crisis. We must invade
enemy territory through prayer,
and by exercising faith that manifests the peace of God in our lives."
Lydia Chorpening, Bigger than Impossible: Keys to Experiencing the Impossible through God
"You are loving, as well as kind, You have a sincere heart
And I admire your faith in God You cherish your virtue As I value my own."
Christine John, Poems About Life
Choosing a life of faith and the salvation of our souls requires that
we let go of many things in this world.
John Paul Thomas, Lent and Easter Reflections
Praying for your husband and your marriage requires faith,
to believe even before you actually "see."
Jennifer Smith, Thirty-One Prayers For My Husband: Seeing God Move In His Heart
"Faith is unseen but felt, faith is strength when we feel we have none,
faith is hope when all seems lost."
"When I enter into a state of deep meditation I am abundantly aware
of a magneticlike force, which pulls me in the direction of God."
There's a Spiritual Solution to Every Problem
"Our faith comes in moments . . . yet there is a depth in those brief moments
which constrains us to ascribe more reality to them than to all other experiences."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Money is the acid test of your faithfulness. God uses it more than any
other thing in your life to test your faith. Why? Because it's the thing
we have the hardest time with."
Quotes about God
"There is no question that faith is a key element in effective prayer.
On one occasion, Jesus could not do many miracles in a certain place
because of the unbelief of the people there."
"A positive statement propels hope toward a better future,
it builds up your faith and that of others, and it promotes change."
Jan Dargatz, 52 Simple Ways To Give Your Spiritual Life A Lift
"Faith means being sure of what we hope for now.
It means knowing something is real, this moment, all around you,
even when you don't see it."
Joni Eareckson Tada
"God has ordained the blessing of prosperity to work through faith in
Him and therein lies the greatest wealth."
Jim Ballew, What God Says About: Wealth, Riches & Prosperity
"God is capable of discerning the thoughts and intents of the heart,
and answers prayers of faith both spoken and unspoken. It's all about faith."
Luis Ranzolin, Prayer: The Beginner's Guide to Prayer
"Faith is no irresponsible shot in the dark.
It is a responsible trust in God,
who knows the desires of your hearts,
the dreams you are given, and the goals you have set.
He will guide your paths right."
"Faith is a kind of knowing; it is different from hope.
My faith is that life is purposeful; of that I'm sure.
There is a God, there is intelligence, there is consciousness.
And behind all of this, there is incredible compassion."
"All he asks is that we trust Him, that we stand before Him in integrity
and faith. God is just waiting for us to trust Him."
Charles R. Swindoll
Poems about Life
"Believe! Believe in the limitless supply of God's goodness.
The universe is filled with more wonders than you can imagine."
Wilferd A. Peterson
A Computer And Life
"It is the things that we go through that prove our faith and test our
Scott F Neve, God's Family Manual Dummy's Edition
"The end of an honorable life is abundant and eternal life.
It comes from living in faith."
Kenneth Copeland, Honor: Walking In Honesty, Truth, and Integrity
"May your faith be strengthened and your heart filled with joy as
we celebrate our Savior's birth."
Ray Pritchard, Joy to the World! An Advent Devotional Journey through the Songs of Christmas
"Faith is simply your response to the message of God's love and grace."
Sahne Callahan, Joy Through Presence: How to Experience the Calm Delight of God
"Don't be afraid to step out in faith for God."
Olivia Hope, If life throws you lemons, make lemonade!
"Self belief is the root of the confidence you need, meaning
you have faith in all your experience and expertise to make the
right decisions, particularly when under pressure."
Philip West, Self-Help Box Set: Top 100 Qualities That Make A Great Leader
"See the best. Forgive the worst. Forget the bad. Always have faith."
Melissa Eshleman, It's Never too Late to Navigate: 365 Quotes to a Better You
God Himself created the world by the power of His voice. Surely He can
do a small thing like build a church
that is rich in diversity. And given our history, when it happens
we will all know that it is the Lord's good doing.
Trillia J. Newbell, United: Captured by God's Vision for Diversity
"Peter's walk stands as an invitation to everyone who, like him,
wants to step out in faith and experience more of the power and
presence of God."
John Ortberg, If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get Out of the Boat Participant's Guide
"Will you start everyday with a new hope, leave bad
memories behind and have faith for a better tomorrow?"
Melissa Eshleman, A Quote a Day to Find Your Way
"Otherwise without faith it becomes very difficult to keep
pushing forward every day."
Darrin Wiggins, How To Set Goals
If you feel powerless, do not fear. We have access by faith into God's grace.
Scott F. Neve, God's How to Sit and Stand Walk and Run Guide
Give Yourself A Test
The Bible is seen as the Word of God. When people of faith read
the Bible, God tells them what to do.
Michael Hill, The How and Why of Love
Some Learning From The Bible
Faith for the journey of walking with God leads to encounters with God.
Bill Johnson, God is Good
We forget the generations prior as much as we forget yesterday. This is not that bad always, but let's not lose faith or forget God's provision like the children of Israel who were being led to the Promised Land.
Corey Parsons, Seeking After God's Heart
The Tonic Of Life
My faith didn't remove the pain, but it got me through the pain.
Trusting God didn't diminish or vanquish the anguish,
but it enabled me to endure it."
Robert Rogers, 7 Steps to No Regrets - how to find peace of mind with God, others, and yourself
The promise of God's Word, the Bible - not our feelings - is our authority.
The Christian lives by faith (trust) in the trustworthiness of God Himself and
His Word. We are to place our faith (trust) in God and His trustworthiness
and the promise of His Word."
Jeanette Duby, Bridge to Grace: Finding life and peace in the midst of death and chaos
Faith comes by hearing and hearing by the word of God and
by studying, you will maintain a holy life in this world.
Pastor Paul Rika, The Key of Your Life is in Your Hand
"Let us keep moving," I urged them, "with the faith that what we are doing
is right, and with the even greater faith that God is with us in the struggle."
Martin Luther King Jr, The Radical King
Martin Luther King Jr Quotes
Mother Teresa was also a witness to faith in action.
She showed the vibrancy of faith and how it can touch
the world around it for the better.
Michael J. Ruszala, Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta: A Witness to Love
Mother Teresa Quotes
Mandela's mother, however, became Christian, and in time she had her
son baptized into the Wesleyan (Methodist) Church and
later sent him to the mission school. Attending school was an
honor no one else in the family had received.
Gillian Kendall, Nelson Mandela: A Life Inspired
Nelson Mandela Quotes
A life of faith is a life of gratitude - it means a life in which I am
willing to experience my complete dependence upon God and
to praise and thank him unceasingly for the gift of being.
Henri J. M. Nouwen, Show Me the Way: Daily Lenten Readings
Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want.
Faith is the belief that God will do what is right.
Max Lucado, One God, One Plan, One Life: A 365 Devotional
How do you have faith? Simply start living by faith, pray earnestly
and humbly, and get into the habit of looking expectantly for the best.
Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, Stay Alive All Your Life
Faith that lives on emotion dies with emotion. Faith that is rooted,
not in how we feel but in how we live, survives the emotional roller
coaster of the holiday seasons.
S. Joseph Krempa, Captured Fire: Seasonal and Sanctoral Cycle, Year Two
I think we all would do better to pray prayers that ask God
to increase our faith before He increases our joy.
Candace Payne, Defiant Joy
Faith talks in the language of God. Doubt talks in the language of man.
Within the Christian church, we seem to be perennially short of
workers - there is always more to do than people willing to do it.
We need to make the best use of those we have, which is why
good teamwork is so important.
Gordon Jones, Teamwork: How to Build Relationships
My mother's grace was such that her help could always be accepted
without embarrassment by the recipient. She lived the basic principle
of the Jewish faith: do good to others.
Ludvik Wieder, I Promised My Mother
Christian giving is not a matter of finance, it is a matter of faith.