Quotes

Learning from God’s Word…

As Christians we are eager to learn more about what God has done for us and how we can live for him today. We do this by reading and teaching from God’s word, the Bible. This page has recent talks given at Sunday services at St. George’s and St. Luke’s.

Recent Quotes

Harvest

“But we had to celebrate and be glad, because this brother of yours was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found.”

Welcome Back!

“But we had to celebrate and be glad, because this brother of yours was dead and is alive again; he was lost and is found.”

Princess Elizabeth, 21 April 1947

“I declare before you all that my whole life whether it be long or short shall be devoted to your service… But I shall not have strength to carry out this resolution alone unless you join in it with me, as I now invite you to do: I know that your support will be unfailingly given. God help me to make good my vow, and God bless all of you who are willing to share in it.” Princess Elizabeth, 21 April 1947

Who is my neighbour?

“You shall not take vengeance or bear a grudge against any of your people, but you shall love your neighbour as yourself: I am the LORD.” Leviticus 19:18

Forgiven Much

“Therefore, I tell you, her many sins have been forgiven– for she loved much. But the one who has been forgiven little loves little.”

Small Sacrifices

“And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.”

The Mountain of Joy

“But you have come to Mount Zion, to the heavenly Jerusalem, the city of the living God. You have come to thousands upon thousands of angels in joyful assembly, ”

Run with Perseverance

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles, and let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us.”

Heroes of Faith

“Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see.”

Hebrews 10:24

“And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works.”

Hebrews 10:14

“By one sacrifice [Jesus] has made perfect for ever those who are being made holy.”

Proverbs 30:8b

“give me neither poverty nor riches; but give me only my daily bread.”

Proverbs 27:17

As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.

Proverbs 15:4, NRSV

“A gentle tongue is a tree of life, but perverseness in it breaks the spirit.”

Proverbs 3:5

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding.”

Proverbs 14:11

“The house of the wicked is destroyed, but the tent of the upright flourishes.”

Proverbs 8:33

“Listen to my instruction and be wise; do not ignore it.”

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