Doctrine

Doctrine is useless, unless… – JC Ryle

Doctrine is useless, unless… – JC Ryle

Doctrine is useless if it is not accompanied by a holy life. It is worse than useless; it does positive harm. Something of “the image of Christ” must be seen and observed by others in our private life, and habits, and character, and doings.

– JC Ryle –

Affirm or Conform? – Zach Honnen

Affirm or Conform? – Zach Honnen

So many people just read the Bible looking to affirm their own beliefs instead of letting the Bible conform their beliefs.

– Zach Honnen –

Theory and Practice – Albert Einstein

Theory and Practice – Albert Einstein

In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.

– Albert Einstein –
(note: not a “Christian” quote but profound in light of Christianity)

Christ and Him Crucified – David Brainerd

Christ and Him Crucified – David Brainerd

I never got away from Jesus and him crucified. When my people were gripped by this great evangelical doctrine of Christ and him crucified, I had no need to give them instructions about morality. I found that one followed as the sure and inevitable fruit of the other.

– David Brainerd –