“I am not what I ought to be, I am not what I want to be, I am not what I hope to be in another world; but still I am not what I once used to be, and by the grace of God I am what I am”
“I have one desire now - to live a life of reckless abandon for the Lord, putting all my energy and strength into it.”
“The remarkable thing about God is that when you fear God, you fear nothing else, whereas if you do not fear God, you fear everything else.”
“It is inbred in us that we have to do exceptional things for God: but we have not. We have to be exceptional in the ordinary things, to be holy in mean streets, among mean people, and this is not learned in five minutes”
“I wish thy way.
And when in me myself should rise,
and long for something otherwise,
Then Lord, take sword and spear
“All God's giants have been weak men who did great things for God because they reackoned on God being with them.”
― Hudson Taylor
"I have decided to follow Jesus, I have decided to follow Jesus, I have decided to follow Jesus. No turning back, no turning back."