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Top 100 Gospel Church Sayings

#1. Wearing your feelings on your sleeve will end up being a chip on your shoulder. - Author: John Paul Warren
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#2. The gospel of Jesus Christ is for everyone. We are all significant parts of the whole. I never think of myself as single; I think of myself as Sheri, a member of the Lord's Church. - Author: Sheri L. Dew
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#3. The church arises only from the gospel. And a distorted church usually coincides with a distorted gospel. - Author: Mark Dever
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#4. The Church must be a place of mercy freely given, where everyone can feel welcomed, loved, forgiven, and encouraged to live the good life of the Gospel. - Author: Pope Francis
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#5. The Gospel lives in conversation with culture, and if the Church holds back from the culture, the Gospel itself falls silent. Therefore, we must be fearless in crossing the threshold of the communication and information revolution now taking place. - Author: Pope John Paul II
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#6. We have created Black, White, Asian, and other racial Churches; but we fail to understand that there is only one Church and one Gospel.It is the Church and Gospel of Jesus Christ. John 1:12 - Author: Felix Wantang
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#7. We don't ask any people to throw away any good they have got; we only ask them to come and get more. What if all the world should embrace this Gospel? They would then see eye to eye, and the blessings of God would be poured out upon the people, which is the desire of my whole soul. - Author: Joseph Smith Jr.
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#8. A church that does not provoke any crisis, preach a gospel that does not unsettle, proclaim a word of God
that does not get under anyone's skin or a word of God that does not touch the real sin of the society in which
it is being proclaimed: what kind of gospel is that? - Author: Oscar A. Romero
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#9. This concern for the poor is in the Gospel, it is within the tradition of the Church, it is not an invention of communism and it must not be turned into an ideology, as has sometimes happened before in the course of history. - Author: Pope Francis
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#10. The heart of the gospel is that you don't know Jesus without the witness of the church. It's always mediated. - Author: Stanley Hauerwas
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#11. We have to find a new balance; otherwise even the moral edifice of the church is likely to fall like a house of cards, losing the freshness and fragrance of the Gospel. - Author: Pope Francis
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#12. The church is the only authorized institution for the proclamation of the gospel - Author: Stanley Mehta
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#13. When the church takes affairs of the state more seriously than they do Jesus, Pax Romana becomes its gospel and the president becomes the Son of God.
- Author: Shane Claiborne
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#14. There is too much theology in the Church now, and too little of the Gospel. - Author: Lewis Tappan
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#15. Any gospel which purports to save people without also transforming them is inviting easy-believism. If you think being a Christian is nothing more than saying a prayer or joining a church, then you've confused real grace with cheap grace. Those who are justified will be sanctified. - Author: Kevin DeYoung
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#16. Worldly influences would hinder use of our agency afforded through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. But we are agents who can act, and that affects everything in terms of how we live the gospel in our daily lives. It affects how we pray, how we study the scriptures, how we worship at church. - Author: David A. Bednar
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#17. It is only within the context of the church that ongoing spiritual care, encouragement, and accountability can occur. It is only as we use the powerful word of the gospel in each other's lives that we can change. - Author: Elyse M. Fitzpatrick
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#18. The Christian that is bound by his own horizon, the church that lives simply for itself, is bound to die a spiritual death and sink into stagnancy and corruption. We never can thank God enough for giving us not only a whole Gospel to believe, but a whole world to give it to. - Author: A.B. Simpson
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#19. A church can offer living and palpable proof that the gospel makes a real difference for real people living in the real world. - Author: Raymond C. Ortlund Jr.
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#20. Grace has a face. It is Jesus Christ. - Author: John Paul Warren
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#21. We have heard that we are all missionaries. Every member ... is or ought to be a missionary; ... as members of the Church, having pledged ourselves to the advancement of the gospel of Jesus Christ we become missionaries. That is part of the responsibility of every member of the Church - Author: Joseph Fielding Smith
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#22. If we think the main mission of the church is to improve life in Adam and add a little moral strength to this fading evil age, we have not yet understood the radical condition for which Christ is such a radical solution. - Author: Michael S. Horton
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#23. Our biggest problem is that we have an entire culture shaped by a misunderstanding of the gospel. That so-called gospel is deconstructing the church - Author: Scot McKnight
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#24. People like Clyde McPhatter who came out of the black churches - like Sam Cooke and Aretha Franklin - were all church singers who became great pop singers because gospel singing is very close to the blues. - Author: Ahmet Ertegun
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#25. Second, the Church itself is going to have to become more authentic morally, for the greatness of the Gospel is now seen to have become quite trivial and inconsequential in its life. If the Gospel means so little to the Church, if it changes so little, why then should unbelievers believe it? - Author: David F. Wells
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#26. The gospel does not prompt you to mere reflection; the gospel requires a response. In the process of hearing Jesus, you are compelled to take an honest look at your life, your family, and your church and not just ask, 'What is he saying?' but also ask, 'What shall I do?' - Author: David Platt
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#27. I was born in Alabama and my first live music experiences were in church. Every Sunday we watched regional gospel groups on television singing their hearts out. - Author: Tommy Shaw
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#28. And whether you're drawn to gospel music or church music or honky-tonk music, it informs your character and it informs your talent. - Author: Bruce Springsteen
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#29. I used to think you all were missionaries bringing the gospel to your neighborhood, but now I see that it is in your neighborhood that you have learned the gospel, and that you are actually missionaries to the church. - Author: Shane Claiborne
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#30. The Southern Baptist Church is a specific culture in itself. So, I had to study, talk to people, watch tape and go to performances to see how Gospel artists move compared to secular artists. - Author: Boris Kodjoe
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#31. We have a sacred responsibility to fulfill the threefold mission of the Church - first, to teach the gospel to the world; second, to strengthen the membership of the Church wherever they may be; third, to move forward the work of salvation for the dead. - Author: Ezra Taft Benson
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#32. The Holy Spirit never draws attention to Himself. He always points to and reveals Jesus. - Author: John Paul Warren
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#33. All I can tell you is that we have to re-live the gospel every time we pray. We have to re-live it every time we go to church. We have to re-live the gospel on the spot and ask ourselves what we are doing in the courtroom. We should not be there. The court is adjourned. - Author: Timothy Keller
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#34. How grateful we are that the heavens are indeed open, that the gospel of Jesus Christ has been restored, and that the Church is founded on the rock of revelation. We are a blessed people, with apostles and prophets upon the earth today. - Author: Thomas S. Monson
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#35. This is jazz, this is funk, this is soul, this is gospel
This is sanctified sick, this is player Pentecostal.
This is church front pew, Amen, pulpit,
What my people need and the opposite of bullshit. - Author: Killer Mike
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#36. The question confronting the Church today is not any longer whether the man in the street can grasp a religious message, but how to employ the communications media so as to let him have the full impact of the Gospel message. - Author: Pope John Paul II
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#37. The promise of a social gospel was for Luther an irrelevant and ultimately irrelevant and ultimately cruel delusion. - Author: Andrew Pettegree
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#38. We as the Church need to express wherever appropriate and wherever possible our stance against the death penalty. We need to talk about it. A lot of people don't feel comfortable in doing this but I think we need to, as the Pope says, preach the whole gospel of life. - Author: Gabino Zavala
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#39. Life is an 'open-book' exam, but the problem is that most of the students don't have the 'book', or refuse to open it-a fact that ought to spur us on as Church members to share the gospel more widely so that life would be meaningful for more people. - Author: Neal A. Maxwell
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#40. There are many who sit in some churches week after week, year after year, without hearing the whole Gospel and knowing what it is to be born again. They hear a gospel which is incomplete, and consequently not good news at all. - Author: Billy Graham
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#41. Saturate your preaching with the gospel in the church, so that you people speak gospel in the world. - Author: David Platt
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#42. If we are going to do away with polygamy, it would only be one feather in the bird, one ordinance in the Church and Kingdom. Do away with that, then we must do away with the prophets and apostles, with revelation and the gifts and graces of the Gospel, and finally give up our religion altogether. - Author: Wilford Woodruff
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#43. I think the church is failing today not because of lost of gospel but because of lost of focus. You start losing focus when you stop caring about what God cares about. When you lose focus, God will no longer back you in your endeavour. - Author: Patience Johnson
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#44. The gospel that has been preached in our churches has not been fair to the African continent. It has left us in a beggarly state, waiting on God for things we could produce by and for ourselves. - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#45. Proclaiming the gospel to a lost world cannot be just another activity to add to the church's crowded agenda. It must be central to who we are. It forms our identity. - Author: Francis Chan
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#46. It is important to note that when Mary Magdalene and other women were chosen by Jesus to bring the important news to the men, the men did not believe the women. Today 2,000 years later men still don't believe women when they say "We are also chosen by Jesus to be leaders in the church. - Author: Roy Bourgeois
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#47. Allow me to sum it up this way; if the Church allows this secular humanistic "social gospel" into its hallowed halls, then it is putting its very existence at risk, for it will subject itself to the government. And the Church must be subject to Christ
not the government. - Author: Curtis A. Chamberlain
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#48. The fact is, most people come to faith through the influence of family members, small-group Bible studies, or a conversation with a friend after a church service: Christians intentionally talking about the gospel. - Author: J. Mack Stiles
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#49. In the first century A.D., members of the growing Church in Corinth were enthusiastic about the gospel. Almost all were recent converts to the Church. Many were attracted to it through the preaching of the Apostle Paul and others. - Author: Joseph B. Wirthlin
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#50. When we fail to assist people responding to the gospel at church, we train our people to repeat that failure at home and at work. - Author: James MacDonald
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#51. When will the church do her appointed work? She is represented as an angel of light, flying through heaven with the everlasting gospel to be proclaimed to the world. This represents the speed and directness with which the church is to prosecute her work. - Author: Ellen G. White
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#52. St. Peter announced the glad tidings of the Gospel to the people on the day of Pentecost, and converted, by the first Christian sermon, ever preached, three thousand - which formed the primitive Church. - Author: John Strachan
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#53. People who've been hit with the gospel respond naturally with radically changed lives and hearts. The church and the ministries of the church are gospel centered when they flow from hearts that are afire with wonder at the glory and grace of God, revealed in the person of Jesus. - Author: Daniel Montgomery
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#54. What if evangelical mega churches became known around the world for things like providing water access for entire countries or fighting to end the AIDS pandemic? Imagine what integrity that would give to the good news we preach, especially the gospel that Jesus declares is good news to the poor. - Author: Shane Claiborne
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#55. If there be any one point in which the Christian church ought to keep its fervor at a white heat, it is concerning missions. If there be anything about which we cannot tolerate lukewarmness,it is the matter of sending the gospel to a dying world. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#56. For every Gospel action, there is an opposite and devious demonic reaction. We see this in the book of Acts. It appears in church history. We experience it in our personal journeys. - Author: Daniel Henderson
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#57. I think it's super important for the church itself to rediscover the gospel. - Author: Tullian Tchividjian
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#58. Churchgoing is not synonymous with personal spirituality. There are some people who get so busy in church worship and projects that they become insensitive to the pressing human needs that sourround them, contradicting the very precepts they profess to believe deeply. - Author: Stephen R. Covey
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#59. There have to be men out there like us: committed to the Gospel, if not the culture of the church, she says. I nod in agreement. Mormon, but normal. Two Normons in a sea of Boremons and Whoremons. - Author: Nicole Hardy
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#60. There is no separation between the gospel and culture, between how we live in society and how we live in our private lives, between the lordship of Jesus inside the four walls of a church building and outside that building. - Author: Michael Brown
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#61. Popery is the gospel transubstantiated into the flesh and blood of Paganism, under a few of the accidents of Christianity. - Author: James Aitken Wylie
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#62. The church is a major bureaucracy, and major bureaucracies are disobedient to the gospel. - Author: Philip Berrigan
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#63. Christianity is facing something of an identity crisis. Who are we to be to the twenty-first-century world? How should the church position itself in the postmodern culture? Through what cultural languages will the gospel be best communicated in this turbulent time? - Author: Brett McCracken
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#64. I love Aretha [Franklin] and I've loved her all my life. I think she's an incredible songstress, obviously. She consistently has had this incredible voice. I remember when she was singing gospel in her father's church. - Author: Stevie Wonder
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#65. Christian proclamation might make the gospel audible, but Christians living together in local congregations make the gospel visible (see John 13:34-35). The church is the gospel made visible. - Author: Mark Dever
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#66. Without the gospel, a gathering of people, though they claim otherwise, cannot be an authentic church. - Author: R.C. Sproul
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#67. The Lord made it very clear at the start of this last dispensation that we were to take the gospel to all the world ... Whatever our age, capacity, Church calling, or location, we are as one called to the work to help Him in His harvest of souls. - Author: Henry B. Eyring
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#68. Catechesis is the church's ministry of grounding and growing God's people in the Gospel and its implications for doctrine, devotion, duty, and delight. - Author: J.I. Packer
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#69. Seeing people catch a feeling in their spirit and sprint the aisles of the church while my cousins played driving, uplifting gospel stuck with me. I let that same feeling wash over me when I experience and perform music. - Author: Lizzo
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#70. It is the whole business of the whole church to preach the whole gospel to the whole world. - Author: Charles Spurgeon
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#71. The Gospel of Judas is a kind of protest literature. It's challenging leaders of the church. - Author: Elaine Pagels
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#72. A church can ignore the culture only until, as the divorce culture did in the past, that culture reshapes the church in a way that obscures the gospel itself. - Author: Russell D. Moore
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#73. The mission proper to the Church is that of proclaiming the Gospel. - Author: Karl Lehmann
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#74. Prosperity Gospel". At his United Church Science of Living Institute in New York he would tell his congregation "close your eyes and see green. Money up to your armpits, a roomful of money and there you are, just tossing around in it like a swimming pool. - Author: Reverend Ike
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#75. I never really liked the Gospel of John because I never could find the humanity of Jesus in it. I thought it presented Jesus as a visitor from another planet; in addition, John's gospel is and has been interpreted as a document that fuels anti-Semitism in the church. - Author: John Shelby Spong
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#76. Church was a requirement - there was no choice in the matter; so was vacation bible school. Gospel has been in me since I was a kid. - Author: Queen Latifah
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#77. I think for far too long the Church has concluded that Christians don't need the gospel, it's simple what non-Christian people need in order to be saved. - Author: Tullian Tchividjian
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#78. The church must be united from the preschool ministry to the pulpit around one central understanding: the gospel transforms. Yes, the gospel must be the foundational truth on which each of these ministries takes their stand. - Author: Matt Chandler
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#79. We must help young women immerse themselves in a selfless work, perhaps receiving little public praise or attention. Instead, they must feel the Lord's great love for them and their efforts through the influence of the Holy Ghost. - Author: Neill F. Marriott
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#80. For years I thought my assignment or the Church's assignment was to articulate the Gospel and nothing more. Now I believe that if we don't support the verbal expression of the Gospel with physical demonstration of compassion, we are not imitating Jesus. - Author: Max Lucado
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#81. Attending church does not necessarily mean living the principles taught in those meeting. You can be active in a church but inactive in its gospel. - Author: Stephen R. Covey
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#82. The shocking truth of the gospel, is that it is not God who distances himself from the Church because He is offended at her sin, but the Church who has consistently drawn back from the power of the full Gospel, because she is offended at God's generosity! - Author: Phelim Doherty
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#83. There is nothing in the world or the Church - except the church's disobedience - to render the evangelization of the world in this generation an impossibility. - Author: Robert Speer
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#84. It has taken me years to distill the Gospel out of the subculture in which I first encountered it. Sadly, many of my friends gave up on the effort, never getting to Jesus because the pettiness of the church blocked the way. - Author: Philip Yancey
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#85. The Atonement of Jesus Christ is real; it brings immortality to all and opens the door to eternal life. The gospel of Jesus Christ is again on the earth. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is true and living. - Author: Dieter F. Uchtdorf
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#86. For the Christian church ... to ignore, euphemize, or otherwise mute the lethal reality of sin is to cut the nerve of the gospel. For the sober truth is that without full disclosure on sin, the gospel of grace becomes impertinent, unnecessary, and finally uninteresting. - Author: Cornelius Plantinga
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#87. It is important to draw out the pastoral consequences of the Council's teaching, which reflects an ancient conviction of the Church. First, it needs to be said that in preaching the Gospel a fitting sense of proportion has to be maintained. - Author: Pope Francis
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#88. Go is the first part of the word Gospel.
It should be the watchword of every true follower of Christ.
It should be emblazoned on the banners of the church. - Author: Billy Graham
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#89. God's downward descent to us in grace reversed by our upward ascent in pragmatic enthusiasm, we are increasingly becoming a sheep without a Shepherd - and all in the name of mission. Instead of churching the unchurched, we are well on our way to even unchurching the churched. - Author: Michael S. Horton
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#90. In our local Baptist church, I sang in the choir and formed a gospel quartet. When our minister caught me messing with his guitar, he taught me three positions - one, four and five. After that, I taught myself to play. - Author: B.B. King
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#91. Jonathan Lynn is one of the last actors Orsen Welles used in a production. It was wonderful. He's very sharp, very sharp. It's funny I've been asked how weird it was to have a Brit do a church gospel movie. - Author: Cuba Gooding Jr.
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#92. Our Father in Heaven planned the coming forth of the Founding Fathersand their form of government as the necessary great prologue leading to the restoration of the gospel ... America, the land of liberty, was to be the Lord's latter-day base of operations for His restored church. - Author: Ezra Taft Benson
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#93. The church would betray its own love for God and its fidelity to the gospel if it stopped being ... a defender of the rights of the poor ... a humanizer of every legitimate struggle to achieve a more just society ... that prepares the way for the true reign of God in history. - Author: Oscar Romero
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#94. The modern preacher who devotes his energies to church administration, to counseling, and to preaching sermons to people, most of whom have already obeyed the Gospel, has no close parallel in the church of the first century. - Author: Jack P. Lewis
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#95. If the church is to impress the world with the deathless hope of the everlasting Gospel, she must be animated by that hope herself. - Author: Frank W. Boreham
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#96. The church of God will stand firm in unity, preach the true Gospel of Jesus Christ. And no one I mean no one will prevail against it in Jesus name. - Author: Euginia Herlihy
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#97. The glory of the gospel is that when the church is absolutely different from the world, she invariably attracts it. - Author: David Lloyd-Jones
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#98. I liked blues from the time my mother used to take me to church. I started to listen to gospel music, so I liked that. But I had an aunt at that time, my mother's aunt who bought records by people like Lonnie Johnson, Robert Johnson, Blind Lemon Jefferson, and a few others. - Author: B.B. King
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#99. While I have no problem with the church adapting to the culture, we must ensure that we remain painstakingly true to the Gospel of Jesus Christ and that we remain obedient servants to His truths. - Author: Jerry Falwell
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#100. Hospitality can be an expression of doctrine beyond the pulpit. Hospitality is the means by which the Church, from the ground level, models the gospel to others. - Author: Matt Chandler
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