Wednesday, 11 November 2009

To have fire in yourself to warm others


"He who has no fire in himself cannot warm others."
- Unknown

When principles that run against your deepest convictions begin to win the day,
then battle is your calling, and peace has become sin;
you must, at the price of dearest peace, lay your convictions bare
before friend and enemy, with all the fire of your faith.
- Abraham Kuyper

Christianity must mean everything to us
before it can mean anything to others.
- Donald Soper


"The winds of God are always blowing,
but you must set the sails."
- Unknown

"He makes the winds His messengers,
Flaming fire His ministers."
Psalm 104:4

"Are they not all ministering spirits,
sent out to render service for the sake of those who will inherit salvation?"
Hebrews 1:14

"No one lights a lamp and hides it in a jar or puts it under a bed.
Instead, he puts it on a stand, so that those who come in can see the light."
Luke 8:16

Jehovah fill me with your teachings
and make that I may arouse enthusiasm by others.

Dutch version / Nederlandse versie > Vuur in zich hebben om anderen warm te maken