Friday, 18 January 2019

Quotes on Our Conscience

"Naturally there are many reasons for not possessing greater faith, but the gravest of these is probably an evil conscience. A good conscience is inseparable from a great faith."
- Watchman Nee

"Good conscience is sometimes sold for money, but never bought with it." - James H. Aughey

"It was the blood of Christ which had purged their conscience "from dead works to serve the living God." They had believed in Jesus, and now their consciences were purged by that blood. That shows
us, that however religious a man may be... yet it is all
"dead works," unless his conscience has been purged.."
- Stevenson A. Blackwood

"Peace of conscience is nothing but the echo of pardoning mercy."
- William Gurnall

"A clear conscience is absolutely essential for distinguishing between the voice of God and the voice of the enemy. Unconfessed sin is a prime reason why many do not know God's will."
- Winkie Pratney

"Before we can begin to see the cross as something done for us, we have to see it as something done by us."
- John Stott

"Just as water ever seeks and fills the lowest place, so the moment God finds you abased and empty, His glory and power flow in."
- Andrew Murray

"O, let the place of secret prayer become to me the most beloved spot on earth." - Andrew Murray

"There is need of a great revival of spiritual life, of truly fervent devotion to our Lord Jesus, of entire consecration to His service. It is only in a church in which this spirit of revival has at least begun, that there is any hope of radical change..."
- Andrew Murray

"If the spiritual life be healthy, under the full power of the Holy Spirit, praying without ceasing will be natural."
- Andrew Murray

"Trying to do the Lord's work in your own strength is the most confusing, exhausting, and tedious of all work. But when you are filled with the Holy Spirit, then the ministry of Jesus just flows out of you." - Corrie Ten Boom

"If you look at the world, you'll be distressed. If you look within, you'll be depressed. If you look at God you'll be at rest." 
- Corrie Ten Boom