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"A Church is God between four walls. "
 Victor Hugo

"Faith is not the presence of doubt. Faith is the presence of belief. "
 Unknown

"Nothing you have ever done has shocked God for He knew what He was getting when He called you."
 Bob Gass

"If we pray, we will believe; if we believe we will love; if we love, we will serve."
 Mother Teresa

"If you take Christ out of Christmas, all you're left with is M & S."
 Paul Wilson

"God will not look you over for medals, degrees or diplomas, but for scars."
 Elbert Hubbard

"Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase."
 Martin Luther King Jnr

"When we die and it comes time for God to judge us, he will not ask "How many good things have you done in your life?" rather he will ask "How much love did you put into what you did?""
 Mother Teresa

"When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, "I used everything you gave me.""
 Erma Bombeck

"We take the risk of turning to you, Father, because we know that not doing so is a much greater risk."
 Adrain Plass

"It wouldn't do some of us any harm to set out clearly what we can do for God in return for what he has done for us."
 Adrain Plass

"Thinking about repentance is often much tougher than actually doing it. Won't it be good to feel clean again?"
 Adrain Plass

"There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle."
 Albert Einstein

"It's really nice to wake up in the morning realising God has given you another day to live."
 Unknown

"God loves us exactly as we are, and far too much to leave us as we are."
 Unknown

"We, the uninformed, working for the inaccessible, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful."
 Jim Lundy

"Never worry as long as you can pray. When you can't pray, you'd better start to worry, for then you have something to worry about!"
 Unknown

"Faith is the staff that will support you over the rockiest terrain."
 Joan Walsh Anglund

"When the One Great Scorer comes to write against your name, He marks, not that you won or lost, but how you played the game. "
 Grantland Rice

"When the One Great Scorer comes to write against your name, He marks, not that you won or lost, but how you played the game. "
 Grantland Rice

"An atheist is a man with no invisible means of support."
 Unknown

"Your strength lies in your Hope. Your salvation lies in your Faith."
 Joan Walsh Anglund

"We dwell in shadow or in sunlight . . . according to our belief."
 Joan Walsh Anglund

"What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do."
 John Ruskin

"Work like it all depends on you and pray like it all depends on God."
 Unknown

"Your faith is what you believe, not what you know."
 John Lancaster Spalding

"God never imposes a duty without giving time to do it."
 John Ruskin

"O Lord, if there is a Lord, save my soul, if I have a soul. "
 Ernest Renan

"I sought to hear the voice of God and climbed the topmost steeple, But God declared "Go down again - I dwell among the people"."
 John Henry Newman

"We gave grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the Sermon on the Mount."
 General Omar Bradley

"God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed, and the wisdom to distinguish one from the other."
 Reinhold Niebuhr

"Trust in God - and do something."
 Mary Lyon

"God gave us a world unfinished, so that we might share in the joys and satisfaction of creation."
 Allen Stockdale

"The Good News is that God loved me long before I could have done anything to deserve it."
 Desmond Tutu

"I am convinced that Christians must listen carefully to members of other faiths."
 John Young

"I had the feeling of being crushed under a rock till I could see only one crack of light, and that was the love of God. "
 Gerald Priestland

"God always gives the best to those who leave the choice with him "
 Jim Elliot

"Failure is God's way of saying you're moving in the wrong direction."
 Oprah Winfrey

"The only place fear has to work is in the empty space where your faith should be."
 Unknown

"I think the hand of God can be seen everywhere."
 Arnold Wolfendale

"Choose your friends with caution; plan your future with purpose and frame your life with faith."
 Thomas S Monson

"The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety."
 George Muller

"However self-sufficient a man may imagine himself to be, in his more serious moments he secretly longs for spiritual reinforcement."
 Murdo Macdonald

"It is with God Himself as it is with a great mountain. The important thing is to come to Him not with fear, but with love."
 Sherpa Tensing

"There are those who assure us that they can be religious without believing in God, and Christians without accepting one single doctrine of the Christian faith."
 Murdo Macdonald

"What we are in the long run is determined by what we believe."
 Murdo Macdonald

"There are many modern thinkers who regard faith as an outmoded mediaeval legacy, or a pious Victorian anachronism which has ceased to command the allegiance of intelligent people."
 Murdo Macdonald

"It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark."
 Howard Ruff

"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."
 Robert Frost

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement."
 Helen Keller

"Take one step towards God and He'll take two steps towards you."
 Unknown

"An atheist is a man who has no invisible means of support."
 John Buchan

"I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education."
 Wilson Mizner

"Faith is much better than belief. Belief is when someone else does the thinking."
 R Buckminster Fuller

"He who defends with love will be secure; Heaven will save him, and protect him with love."
 Lao-Tzu

"To be a philosophical sceptic is the first and most essential step towards being a sound, believing Christian."
 David Hume

"For those who believe, no proof is necessary. For those who don't believe, no proof is possible."
 Stuart Chase

"Every Christian occupies some kind of pulpit and preaches some kind of sermon every day."
 Unknown

"Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday."
 Fulton J Sheen

"Faith is not so much something we believe; faith is something we live."
 Joseph B Wirthlin

"Doubt isn't the opposite of faith, it is an element of faith."
 Paul Tillich

"Faith hears the inaudible, sees the invisible, believes the incredible and receives the impossible."
 Unknown

"Some Christians give the impression they have been baptised in vinegar."
 Unknown

"I'd rather live my life assuming there is a God, only to find out that there isn't, than to live my whole life assuming there isn't a God, only to find out that there is."
 Peter Barry

"Some things have to be believed to be seen."
 Ralph Hodgson

"If you have spiritual or religious beliefs, you probably have access to one of the world's most time-honoured methods of achieving tranquillity: prayer."
 Paul Wilson

"I don't believe in miracles, I rely on them."
 Unknown

"Grandchildren are God's way of compensating us for growing old."
 Mary H. Waldrip

"The world may doubt the power of prayer. But the saints know better."
 Gilbert Shaw

"We should spend as much time in thanking God for His benefits as we do in asking him for them."
 St Vincent de Paul

". . More things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of . ."
 Alfred Lord Tennyson

"I asked a Quaker friend to describe the essence of his faith. 'No pomp', he replied,'under any circumstance.'"
 Edward Stevenson

"The Indian sees no need for setting apart one day in seven as a holy day, since to him all days are God's."
 Charles E. Eastman

"It is not disbelief that is dangerous to our society, it is belief."
 George Bernard Shaw

"God's trustiest lieutenants often lack official credentials. They may be professed atheists who are also men of honour and high public spirit."
 George Bernard Shaw

"God can stand being told by Professor Ayer and Marghanita Laski that he doesn't exist."
 J.B. Priestley

"An atheist is a man with no invisible means of support."
 Henry Emerson Fosdick

"To believe only possibilities is not faith, but mere philosophy."
 Sir Thomas Browne

"The Christian believes that he was created to know, love, and serve God in this world and to be happy with Him in the next. That is the sole reason for his existence."
 Evelyn Waugh

"No sound ought to be heard in the church but the healing voice of Christian charity."
 Edmund Burke

"When I believe, I am no longer a mere man, I am already a Son of God."
 Carlo Carretto

"Who rises from prayer a better man, his prayer is answered."
 George Meredith

"Faith is the first step even if you can't see the whole staircase."
 Unknown

"It is difficult to believe in God, not because He is so far off, but because He is so near."
 Wm Hale White

"I have lived to thank God that all my prayers have not been answered."
 Jean Ingelow

"Faith is to believe, on the word of God, what we do not see, and its reward is to see and enjoy what we believe."
 St.Augustine of Hippo

". . I do not seek to understand that I may believe, but I believe in order to understand."
 St. Alselm of Canterbury

"We should find God in what we do know, not in what we don't; not in outstanding problems, but in those that have already been solved."
 Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Faith and doubt both are needed - not as antagonists, but working side by side - to take us around the unknown curve."
 Lillian Smith

"Having faith in God did not mean sitting back and doing nothing. It meant believing that you would find success if you did your best honestly and energetically."
 Ken Follett

"All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen."
 Ralph Waldo Emerson

"When you get to your wit's end, you'll find God lives there."
 Unknown

"When God takes something out of your grasp, he's not punishing you but merely emptying your hand for you to receive something better."
 Unknown

"When you have nothing left but God, then for the first time you become aware that God is enough."
 Maude Royden

"Happiness keeps you sweet. Trials keep you strong. Sorrow keeps you human. Failure keeps you humble. And God keeps you going."
 Unknown

"Disappointments are God's way of saying 'I've got something better'. Be patient, live life, have faith."
 Unknown

"Where there is faith there is love; where there is love there is peace; where there is peace there is God, and where there is God there is no need."
 Unknown

"The trying time for the Atheist is when he feels thankful but has nobody to thank."
 Unknown

"I still say a church steeple with a lightning rod on top shows a lack of confidence."
 Unknown

"Have you a gap in your life or a hole in your soul?"
 Unknown

"I used to be an atheist, then I became an agnostic. God knows what I am now."
 Unknown

"In the darkness in the dark room, God is developing you."
 Unknown

"Fear knocked at the door; faith answered and no one was there."
 Unknown

"Don't give up five minutes before the miracle happens."
 Unknown

"I would rather work with God in the dark than go alone in the light."
 Mary Gardiner Brainard

"If you picture Time as a straight line along which we have to travel, then you must picture God as the whole page on which the line is drawn."
 CS Lewis

"Heaven forbid that we should go on playing religious games in one corner when the cloud and fire of God's presence have moved to another."
 David Watson

"Let us work as if success depends on ourselves alone, but with the heartfelt conviction that we are doing nothing and God everything."
 St Ignatius Loyola

"Man's difficulty today is that he is so immersed in the temporal that he has lost sight of the spiritual, has lost sight of God."
 Gilbert Shaw

 
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