The bigger the darkness, the easier it is to spot your little light – Brother Andrew

Place your trust in no other thing. Commit yourself wholly to the death of Christ. Wrap yourself wholly in this death – Anselm of Canterbury

Most of Scripture speaks to us, but the Psalms speak for us – Athanasius of Alexandria

Lifelong, thousand thanks to You for Your suffering, since You held my soul’s salvation so dear – Johann Sebastian Bach

The coat unused in your closet belongs to the one who needs it – Saint Basil

We have to bring how we feel under the dictate of what we know – Alistair Begg

Christian, your whole life is to be one continuous following of the Lord – Horatius Bonar

Denying self is the beginning, the middle, and the end of our course here, as followers of Christ – Horatius Bonar

In the day of prosperity we have many refuges to resort to; in the day of adversity only one – Horatius Bonar

All unbelief is the belief of a lie – Horatius Bonar

Whoever has not learned the lesson of the cross, has not learned his ABC in Christianity – John Bradford (martyr)

Let a man go to the grammar school of faith and repentance before he goes to the university of election and predestination – John Bradford

We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God – David Brainerd

“Why me?” This is the unanswerable question, the wonder of wonders! – Ruth Bryan about God’s election

The offices are there to serve the congregation, not the other way round – Martin Bucer

The church of Christ only has one head namely the supreme shepherd and ruler Christ. He Himself is always in their midst – Martin Bucer

The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried – G.K. Chesterton

O rend the heavens, come quickly down,
And make a thousand hearts Thine own – William Cowper

Don’t forget the Sabbath
The Lord our God hath blest
Of all the week the brightest
Of all the week the best – Fanny Crosby

He can no longer have God for his Father, who has not the church for his mother – Cyprian

A gospel that in no way offends the sinner has not been understood – Mark Dever

We are not the reason the gospel works; the gospel is the reason the gospel works – Ligon Duncan

The weakest faith gets the same strong Christ as does the strongest faith – Sinclair Ferguson

Preach the Gospel at all times and when necessary use words – Francis of Assisi

Helplessness united with faith produces prayer, for without faith there can be no prayer – Ole Hallesby

What comfort can a Savior bring
to those who never felt their woe?
A sinner is a sacred thing
the Holy Ghost hath made him so – Joseph Hart

God did not tell us follow Him because He needed our help, but because He knew that loving Him would make us whole – Irenaeus

The glory of God is a human being fully alive – Irenaeus

Ignorance of the Scriptures is ignorance of Christ – Saint Jerome

Practice what you preach – Saint Jerome

A man with God is always in the majority – John Knox

Truth is always up to date and relevant. You want to have a contemporary ministry? Great, preach the Bible – Steven Lawson

Faith is the master-wheel; it sets all the other graces running – Thomas Manton

The gospel message is true; we need to show that it is real – Alister McGrath

Why make disciples? Because heaven and hell exist, and the end of the world is coming – David Platt

Our possessions can be deadly. They can be subtly deadly – David Platt

Eighty-six years I have served Him, and He never did me any wrong. How can I blaspheme my King who saved me? – Polycarp (martyr)

Lord, whatever Thou dost to us, take not Thy Bible from us – John Rogers

I serve a precise God – Richard Rogers

What doth the Lord offer in the gospel?
Is it not first Christ himself, and then all the benefits of Christ? – Thomas Shepard

There are no special Christians, only a special Christ – R.C. Sproul, Jr.

I am persuaded that sanctification is less about sinning less, more about owning our sin more – R.C. Sproul, Jr.

Why do bad things happen to good people? That only happened once, and He volunteered – R.C. Sproul, Jr.

Preach the gospel. If necessary, rebuke anyone who says, “if necessary, use words” – R.C. Sproul, Jr.

Only one life
’Twill soon be past
Only what’s done
For Christ will last – C.T. Studd

All our difficulties are only platforms for the manifestations of His grace, power & love – Hudson Taylor

It is a good thing for man to live in moderation. It is commendable when a man is able to control his lusts and desires – Willem Teellinck

All love those who love them; it is peculiar to Christians alone to love those that hate them – Tertullian

You want to be happy for a while? Revenge. You want to be happy forever? Forgive – Tertullian

Custom without truth is error grown old – Tertullian

The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the Church – Tertullian

Grace finds us beggars but leaves us debtors – Augustus M. Toplady

All my requests are in but one, thy will be done – Charles Wesley

Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but God; such alone will shake the gates of hell – John Wesley

What one generation tolerates, the next generation will embrace – John Wesley

Tell me Thou art mine, O Savior
Grant me an assurance clear
Banish all my dark misgivings
Still my doubting, calm my fear – William Williams

Speak, I pray Thee, gentle Jesus!
O how passing sweet Thy words
Breathing o’er my troubled spirit
Peace which never earth affords – William Williams

Christ’s love touching your
hard heart – will dissolve it!
cold heart – will warm it!
sinful heart – will purify it! – Octavius Winslow

What doctrine is more emptying, humbling, and therefore sanctifying, than predestination? – Octavius Winslow

Preach the gospel, die, and be forgotten – Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf