Christian Quotes on Church

“Don’t stay away from church because there are so many hypocrites. There’s always room for one more.” – A.R. Adams

The readiest way to destroy the spirituality of a church, and to annihilate the influence of religion is to excite a spirit of contention.” – Albert Barnes

Trying to live the Christian life without fellowship with Him is like being perpetually hungry without eating food. – Dr. Paul Fedena

He that won’t be counseled, can’t be helped. – Benjamin Franklin

“A person who says he believes in God but never goes to church is like one who says he believes in education but never goes to school.” – Franklin Clark Fry

“The Scriptures are not geared to frivolity, and the tone of the Gospel, while it is indeed God News, is Good News of a feast, not a frolic. No great revival ever stared in fun-making nor ran on such fuel. There is joy aplenty, but it is the heavenly joy of the Spirit of God and not the silly antics of human clowning under religious auspices.” – Vance Havner

“Never before have we had so many degrees in the church and yet so little temperature.” – Vance Havner

The church is a hospital for sinners, and not a museum for saints. Vance Havner

Mutual strifes among bretheren, if persisted in, are likely to prove a common ruin.” – Matthew Henry

“Most churches are like an ailing lung with only a few cells doing the breathing.” – Curtis Hutson

Dr. Hyles said, “Use your church to build your people; don’t use your people to build your church.”

When we forsake the assembly of our fellow Christians we are apt to wrap ourselves in the chill mantle of indifference. – F.B. Meyer

Well that’s what the church is. It’s the wife of Christ, and we need to do some very tall thinking right there. – J. Frank Norris

“It is easier to wear a cross than it is to carry one. It is more simple to erect a cross on the church than to get the church on a cross.” – Bernie Smith

“The Devil has seldom done a cleverer thing that hinting to the Church that part of their mission is to provide entertainment for the people, with a view to winning them. Providing amusement for the people is nowhere spoken of in the Scriptures as a function of the Church. The need is biblical doctrine, so understood and felt that is sets men afire.” – Charles Spurgeon

“It is not always the most gifted church which is in the most healthy state.” – Charles Spurgeon

“No Christian can have real success in the Christian life without the fellowship of other believers.” – R.A. Torrey

“Sometimes I think the church would be better off if we would call a moratorium on activity for about six weeks and just waited on God to see what he is waiting to do for us.” – A.W. Tozer

“The greatest need of the moment is that light-hearted, superficial religionists be struck down with a vision of God high and lifted up, with His train filling the temple.” – A.W. Tozer

The world wants the church to add a dainty spiritual touch to its carnal schemes and to be there to help it to its feet and put it to bed when it comes home drunk with fleshly pleasures. – A. W. Tozer

“When a Christian is in the wrong place, his right place will be empty.” – Unknown

God put the Church in the world. Satan seeks to put the world into the Church. – Unknown


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