If you want to change the direction of your life, change the declaration of your lips— Steven Furtick
The most reckoning Steven Furtick quotes that are easy to memorize and remember
Love is not words, it's actions, and love isn't feelings, it's a decision.
The voice you believe will determine the future you experience
The reason why we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind the scenes with everyone else's highlight reel.
Jesus will always move away from religious drama and toward the needs of people who are hurting. Jesus will always go out of his way to find and minister to people who others will go out of their way to avoid. I love him for that.
I have nothing to prove, because I am already approved.
Don't be ashamed to celebrate victories that may seem small to others.
Only you and God know what they really cost.
Great moves of God are usually preceded by simple acts of obedience.
Gratitude begins where my sense of entitlement ends.
One of the Enemy's most effective strategies is to get you to focus on what you don't have, what you used to have, or what someone else has that you wish you had. He does this to keep you from looking around and asking, "God, what can You do through what I have?
Stop waiting for what you want, and start working what you've got.
Your greatest limitation is God's greatest opportunity.
Today's excuses are tomorrow's regrets dressed in disguise.
The next time you lose your momentum in daily life as you're chasing after God's best for you, don't give up and conclude that it's over. The greater life hasn't ended for you. It's only out of sight under the waters of the ordinary. And God can resurface it, supernaturally, as many times as it takes. As many times as you're willing.
The faith to step out is worthless without the faithfulness to stick it out.
Would have. Could have. Should have. This is the language of condemnation underscored by the passivity of regret. It’s a dead language. The thing is, you can’t un-sin. You can only repent.
The goal of faith isn't to take away your fears but to leverage those fears to create bolder belief. Faith leads you past your fears and reassures you of God's presence. And after a while, you begin to trust that God is going to lift you above the waves this time just like he did last time.
Being brave doesn’t mean we have no fear - it means we refuse to be overcome by it.
The One who lives outside of time invites you into a reality that is informed by His perfect plans to give you hope and a future. God speaks in the past tense about battles you’re currently fighting. And He buries the shame of yesterday in order to resurrect the moment you are in and sustain you in the season He is calling you to embrace.
If the size of your vision for your life isn't intimidating to you, there's a good chance it's insulting to God.
What matters most is not what I think I am or am not.
What matters is what my Father sees in me and what He says about me.
You can't be grateful for something you feel entitled to.
God guarantees that His Word will not return void.
He doesn't guarantee that the return will be immediate. Keep sowing!
Opposition doesn't prevent the presence of God, it provides an opportunity to prove the presence of God.
Enjoy the journey, because the destination is a mirage.
Etch your vision in stone-but sketch your strategy in pencil.
The death of contentment is comparison.
Prayer is the arena where our faith meets God's abilities.
You may be living under the illusion that when God ignites great things in your life, He'll announce it with a big bang. He might. It's more likely that He won't. So stop waiting around for the big bang. Pay attention to the subtle clues and the still, small voice. God lives in that place too.
The only thing harder than waiting on God, is wishing that you had!
Audacious faith is not passive. Neither is audacious prayer. Every aspiration you have in prayer needs an accompanying action. Otherwise you're not really praying. You're just pontificating. You do the natural. Trust God for the super.
The difference between a vision and a daydream is the audacity to act.
If we have the audacity to ask, God has the ability to perform.
God cannot bless who you pretend to be
Audacious faith is the raw material that authentic Christianity is made of.
It's the stuff that triggers ordinarily level-headed people like you and me to start living with unusual boldness.
People who walk in audacious faith don't stop and pray. Audacious faith teaches us to push and pray.
You have a personal birthright to believe in a God-given mission for your life.
Living your problems and loving them like locked rooms is much different from denying them or capitulating to them. It is believing that God is with you in the imperfect, even disappointing circumstances of your life. It is saying to Him with faith in your heart.
Seize God’s vision. Activate your faith. Make your move.
Resolution without routine is like a Ferrari without gas.
..it might look real good but it will get you no where.
His Spirit speaks with promptings that are not audible—often they are much louder than that—always in perfect harmony with the Scriptures and always resounding with perfect wisdom.
Audacity isn't the absence of uncertainty and ambiguity.
Audacity is believing that God's promise is bigger than my 'perhaps'
Faith is knowing who God is and acting accordingly... God fights when we move.
If your not daring to believe God for the impossible, your sleeping through some of the best parts of your Christian life.
It's hard to differentiate between a vision and a delusion - both cause you to see things that no one else sees.
When it comes to our integrity: one moment in a dark place can cast a shadow for a lifetime.
Accepting God’s acceptance of me doesn’t mean I’m going to stop trying.
It means I’m going to stop trying out. And I am intentionally redirecting my obsession.
You can't fulfill your calling in your comfort zone!
I choose to believe that the same God who intervened to bring his Son back to life intervened on this day in history to help his people.
God will arrange every experience in your life to serve His purpose.
In Christ, who you are matters infinitely more than anything you do or cannot do.