The only music minister to whom the Lord will say, 'Well done, thy good and faithful servant,' is the one whose life proves what their lyrics are saying, and to whom music is the least important part of their life. Glorifying the only worthy One has to be a minister's most important goal!— Keith Green
The most exciting Keith Green quotes that are easy to memorize and remember
If someone writes a great story, people praise the author, not the pen.
People don't say, 'Oh what an incredible pen...where can I get a pen like this so I can write great stories?' Well, I am just a pen in the hands of the Lord. He is the author. All praise should go to him.
I'm not a prophet of doom, I'm a prophet of love.
But love will bid a warning doom to the children who play on the freeway. We need to wake up.
I'd rather have people hate me with the knowledge that I tried to save them.
This generation of Christians is responsible for this generation of souls on the earth!
I would have met Jesus sooner if not for Christians who led double lives.
Thank you Lord, for being patient with me. For its so hard to see, when my eyes are on me.
Why do we idolise Christian singers and speakers? We go from glorifying musicians in the world to glorifying Christian musicians. It's all idolatry!Satan is getting a great victory as we seem to worship these ministers on tapes and records and clammer to get their autographs in churches and concert halls from coast to coast.
That's what lordship is - Christ reigning as supreme authority over our life.
Making Jesus Lord of our life is not something passive. It's not a state of being, it's a state of doing. Those whom Jesus recognizes as His own are those who do the will of His Father in heaven.
When church is over and there's no one there to listen except the only One who matters, do you still have that same passionate joy in your spirit, just to be alone with the Living God?
If you don't have a definite call to stay here, you are called to go.
I Repent of ever having recorded one single song, and ever having performed one concert, if my Music, and more importantly, my Life has not provoked you into Godly Jealousy or to SELL OUT MORE COMPLETELY TO JESUS!
All roads lead to the judgment seat of Christ.
Hear the bells ringing they're singing "Christ is risen from the dead!" The angel up on the tombstone said, He is risen just as he said!
Christ is risen from the dead!
If somebody writes a great poem, people don't run around applauding the pencil, saying 'Oh, what a great pencil'...I'm a pencil in God's hands.
I've never tried to be controversial. The truth is controversial enough.
Jesus rose from the grave and you, you can't even get out of bed.
Don't you see all the people sinking down? Don't you care? Are you gonna let them drown?
Are you willing to stay right where you are and let the Lord do great things through you, though no one may seem to notice at all?
No Compromise is what the whole Gospel of Jesus is all about.
.. 'For I tell you...no man can serve two masters...' (Matt. 6:24). In a day when believers seem to be trying to please both the world and the Lord (which is an impossible thing), when people are far more concerned about offending their friends than offending God, there is only one answer...Deny yourself, take up your cross and follow Him!
Lord, forgive the times I tried to read your mind.
When I die I just want to be remembered as a Christian.
Jesus commands us to go - but we go the other way.
If your heart takes more pleasure in reading novels, or watching TV, or going to the movies, or talking to friends, rather than just sitting alone with God and embracing Him, sharing His cares and His burdens, weeping and rejoicing with Him, then how are you going to handle forever and ever in His presence? You'd be bored to tears in heaven, if you're not ecstatic about God now!
You shouldn't go to college unless God has definitely called you to go.