The message of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ is that we can and must expect to become better as long as we live.
When pastors don’t have rich spiritual lives with Christ, they become victimized by other models of success – models conveyed to them by their training, by their experience in the church, or just by our culture.
Every time that I think of the crucifixion of Christ, I commit the sin of envy.
To be like Christ is to be a Christian.
No revolution that has ever taken place in society can be compared to that which has been produced by the words of Jesus Christ.
Orthodox theologians insisted that the rest of humankind were only transitory creatures, lost in sin – a view that would support what would become their dominant teaching about salvation, offered only through Christ, and, in particular, through the church they claimed to represent.
The most compelling evidence for God’s existence is Christ. If God does not exist, then Christ was the biggest fool who ever lived.
I hope, by God’s grace, that I am truly a Christian, not deviating from the faith, and that I would rather suffer the penalty of a terrible death than wish to affirm anything outside of the faith or transgress the commandments of our Lord Jesus Christ.
When you choose to follow Christ, you choose to be changed.
No kingdom has shed more blood than the kingdom of Christ.