Great occasions for serving God come seldom, but little ones surround us daily.— Saint Francis de Sales
Profound Christian Service quotations
People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories and magic.
If you aim for only wealth, beauty, fame, & power, you aim too low.
Humility, gentleness, gratitude, & service is aiming high.
We are too busy to pray, and so we are too busy to have power.
We have a great deal of activity, but we accomplish little; many services but few conversions; much machinery but few results.
The ultimate purpose of life is to be of service.
Here am I, send me; send me to the ends of the earth; send me to the rough, the savage lost of the wilderness; send me from all that is called comfort on earth; send me even to death itself, if it be but in your service, and to promote your kingdom
The Christian should never worry about tomorrow or give sparingly because of a possible future need. Only the present moment is ours to serve the Lord, and tomorrow may never come...Life is worth as much as it is spent for the Lord's service.
Royalty is my identity. Servanthood is my assignment. Intimacy with God is my life source.
Leadership is service, not position.
The highest form of worship is the worship of unselfish Christian service. The greatest form of praise is the sound of consecrated feet seeking out the lost and helpless.
Remember: In the end, you're not living to impress your friends or your relatives or your coworkers. All of life is for Jesus.
Worship is an act that develops feelings for God, not a feeling for God that is expressed in an act of worship.
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.
The Sunday morning service shows how popular your church is.
The evening services show how popular your pastor is. Your private prayer time shows you how popular God is!
Never take yourself too seriously.
I myself am a Buddhist, not a Christian.
But I cannot help but think that if Christ ran a public establishment, it would be open to all, and He would be the last to refuse service to anyone. It is, simply put, the most un-Christian of notions.
Leadership is service, not position.
Becoming a Christian is the work of a moment; being a Christian is the work of a lifetime.
Service is not something we endure on this earth so we can earn the right to live in the celestial kingdom. Service is the very fiber of which an exalted life in the celestial kingdom is made.
Christmas: It's the only religious holiday that's also a federal holiday.
That way, Christians can go to their services, and everyone else can sit at home and reflect on the true meaning of the separation of church and state.
The service you do for others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.
If you would make a man happy, study not to augment his goods;
but to diminish his wants. One of the greatest services Christianity has rendered the world has been its consecration of poverty, and its elevation of labor to the dignity of a moral duty.
No vital Christianity is possible unless at least three aspects of it are developed. These are the inner life of devotion, the outer life of service, and the intellectual life of rationality.
The only way you can serve God is by serving other people.
To be a christian means to forgive the inexcusable because god has forgiven the inexcusable in you.
You are as much serving God in looking after your own children, & training them up in God’s fear, & minding the house, & making your household a church for God, as you would be if you had been called to lead an army to battle for the Lord of hosts.
Till men have faith in Christ, their best services are but glorious sins.
I think that most Christians would be better pleased if the Lord did not inquire into their personal affairs too closely. They want Him to save them, to keep them happy, and to take them off to heaven at last, but not to be too inquisitive about their conduct or services.
An impatient Christian is out of step with God.
Nothing will carry you through hardship like a sincere devotion to Christ.
To me an Indian is one who has got a Vedantic brain which probes deep and soars high; an Islamic body that is vibrant and valiant; a Buddhistic heart overflowing with compassion and kindness and Christian limbs of service and sacrifice.
The highest form of worship is the worship of unselfish Christian service.
I am a Muslim and and a Hindu, and a Christian and a Jew, and so are, all of you.
He who does not serve God where he is would not serve God anywhere else.
God has plans, not problems for our lives.
The life of a Christian is an education for a higher service. God is training you for something.
True Christianity is a life of sacrifice.
It requires that in everything we live for the Lord and others, not ourselves.
If you don't want your tax dollars to help the poor, then stop saying you want a country based on Christian values, because you don't
There is need of a great revival of spiritual life, of truly fervent devotion to our Lord Jesus, of entire consecration to His service. It is only in a church in which this spirit of revival has at least begun, that there is any hope of radical change in the relation of the majority of our Christian people to mission work.
One of the greatest rewards that we ever receive for serving God is the permission to do still more for Him.
No man ever served God by doing things tomorrow.
Before becoming a Muslim, a Hindu, a Sikh or a Christian. Lets become a human first.
To know the Word of God, to live the Word of God, to preach the Word, to teach the Word, is the sum of all wisdom, the heart of all Christian service.
Simply by our proximity to Jesus, we can bring hope and life to people and places trapped in discouragement and despair.
You cannot be Christ’s servant if you are not willing to follow him, cross and all. What do you crave? A crown? Then it must be a crown of thorns if you are to be like him. Do you want to be lifted up? So you shall, but it will be upon a cross.
In the poor and outcast we see Christ’s face;
by loving and helping the poor, we love and serve Christ.
Ninety-nine Christians in every hundred are merely playing at Bible study;
and therefore ninety-nine Christians in every hundred are mere weaklings, when they might be giants, both in their Christian life and in their service.