Saturday, October 19, 2019

Jim Elliot Quotes

Domesticated males aren’t much use for adventure. Jim Elliot

Grieve not, then, if your sons seem to desert you, but rejoice, rather, seeing the will of God done gladly. Jim Elliot

How wonderful to know that Christianity is more than a padded pew or a dim cathedral, but that it is a real, living, daily experience which goes on from grace to grace. Jim Elliot

We wouldn’t think of rising in the morning without a face-wash, but we often neglect that purgative cleansing of the Word of the Lord. It wakes us up to our responsibility. Jim Elliot

Feast of Stephen, Deacon, First Martyr, the man who will not act until he knows all will never act at all. Jim Elliot

I many no longer depend on pleasant impulses to bring me before the Lord. I must rather response to principles I know to be right, whether I feel them to be enjoyable or not. Jim Elliot

Begin each day with private reading of the Word and prayer. Jim Elliot