Saturday, 20 March 2021

Great Quotes by Ravenhill


"Not many Christians today can forget the fact that the devil goeth about as a roaring lion, but we seem to have lost sight of the fact that the Lion of the tribe of Judah has defeated the roaring lion of hell, and therefore every anointed Samson or Gideon or church can also slay the lion of hell. 
Though wicked men are doing wickedly, God's promise to us is that "the people that do know 
their God shall be strong and do exploits" (Daniel 11:32)." 

"The world is not waiting for a new definition of the Holy Ghost but a new demonstration of the Holy Ghost."

"The greatest tragedy is a sick church in a dying world."

"If I am filled with the Holy Spirit the same things that grieve the Holy Spirit will grieve my spirit."

"A popular evangelist reaches your emotions. A true prophet reaches your conscience." 

"The last words of Jesus to the church (in Revelation) were -

"A true shepherd leads the way. He does not merely point the way." 

"John the Baptist never performed any miracles. Yet, he was greater than any of the Old Testament prophets." 

"I doubt that more than two percent of professing Christians in the United States are truly born again." 

"Our God is a consuming fire. He consumes pride, lust, materialism, and other sin." 

"There are only two kinds of persons: those dead in sin and those dead to sin."

"Some women will spend thirty minutes to an hour preparing for church externally (putting on special clothes and makeup, etc.). 
What would happen if we all spent the same amount of time preparing internally for church? - with prayer and meditation?" 

"Maturity comes from obedience, not necessarily from age." 

"What good does it do to speak in tongues on Sunday if you have been using your tongue during the week to curse and gossip?" 

"The Bible is either absolute, or it's obsolete." 

"Why do we expect to be better treated in this world than Jesus was?" 

-All from Leonard Ravenhill.