Do we really have a hunger for God himself, or a hunger for human admiration? O, how easy it is to do religious things if other people are watching!

John Piper
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LUKEWARM PEOPLE do not live by faith; their lives are structured so they never have to.

Francis Chan (via reflamed)
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All that matters is the reality of who we are before God.

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If my mind is the size of a soda can and God is the size of all the oceans, it would be stupid for me to say He is only the small amount of water I can scoop into my little can. God is so much bigger, so far beyond our time-encased, air/food/sleep-dependent lives.

Francis Chan, “Crazy Love” (via for-the-redeemed)
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"God is good, not only when He makes sense to us, but even when He doesn’t".

Francis Chan & Rob Bell

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I believe You are worth it, that You are better than anything else I could have in this life or the next. I want You. And when I don’t, I want to want You. Be all in me.

Francis Chan
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Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.

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I want to be different today from what I was yesterday as the fruit of the Spirit becomes more manifest in me.

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True faith means holding nothing back; it bets everything on the hope of eternity. It means putting every hope in God’s fidelity to His promises.

Francis Chan (via remembernovember0o)
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True faith is loving a person after he has hurt you. True love makes you stand out.

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