Monday, April 8, 2013

Missions Quotes


"God isn't looking for people of great faith, but for individuals ready to follow Him" — Hudson Taylor

"God uses men who are weak and feeble enough to lean on him." — Hudson Taylor

"If a commission by an earthly king is considered a honor, how can a commission by a Heavenly King be considered a sacrifice?" — David Livingstone

"Some wish to live within the sound of a chapel bell; I wish to run a rescue mission within a yard of hell." — C.T. Studd

"Christ wants not nibblers of the possible, but grabbers of the impossible." — C.T. Studd

"The mission of the church is missions" — Oswald J. Smith

"We talk of the Second Coming; half the world has never heard of the first." — Oswald J. Smith

"If God calls you to be a missionary, don't stoop to be a king"

When James Calvert went out as a missionary to the cannibals of the Fiji Islands, the ship captain tried to turn him back, saying, "You will lose your life and the lives of those with you if you go among such savages." To that, Calvert replied, "We died before we came here."

"You can give without loving. But you cannot love without giving." — Amy Carmichael

3 comments:

Payton said...

So good!

Jessica said...

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Rosie said...

Those quotes are so good, Carissa! Thank you for sharing them :)