Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.— Billy Sunday
Scandalous Going To Church quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
The less Holy Spirit we have, the more cake and coffee we need to keep the church going.
To be spiritual is not by praying and going to church.
Spiritualism is the understanding of the universe so that it can be a better place to live in.
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
It is better to go skiing and think of God, than go to church and think of sport.
I believe that a great number of people are going to die and go to hell because they’re counting on their religiosity in the church instead of their relationship with Jesus to get them to heaven. They give lip service to repentance and faith, but they’ve never been born again.
It's crazy, if you think about it. The God of the universe - the creator of nitrogen and pine needles, galaxies and E-minor - loves us with a radical, unconditional, self-sacrificing love. And what is our typical response? We go to church, sing songs, and try not to cuss.
Be not afraid of going slowly, Be afraid of standing still.
I will go peaceably and firmly to the Catholic Church: for if Faith is so important to our salvation, I will seek it where true Faith first began, seek it among those who received it from God Himself.
Church is what you do. Church is who you are. Church is the human outworking of the person of Jesus Christ. Let's not go to Church, let's be the Church.
Americans of good-will, the nice decent church people, the well-meaning liberals, the good hearted souls who themselves wouldn't lynch anyone, must begin to realize that they have to be more than passively good-hearted, more than church goingly Christian, and much more than word-of-mouth in the liberalism.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
Take a walk down the street and see where this is going.
You no longer feel like you are living in your own country. There is a battle going on and we have to defend ourselves. Before you know it there will be more mosques than churches!
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.
The difference between listening to a radio sermon and going to church...is almost like the difference between calling your girl on the phone and spending an evening with her.
Everything that you are going through is preparing you for what you asked for.
People go to church for the same reasons they go to a tavern: to stupefy themselves, to forget their misery, to imagine themselves, for a few minutes anyway, free and happy.
The Southern Baptist Church is a specific culture in itself.
So, I had to study, talk to people, watch tape and go to performances to see how Gospel artists move compared to secular artists.
When I go to Rome, I fast on Saturday, but in Milan I do not.
Do you also follow the custom of whatever church you attend, if you do not want to give or receive scandal.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
I am a person that believes in different emotions with music.
Music can bring about different vibes on the field, off the field, urban life, going to church, leaving church. Everything the world may bring, there's a song for it to put you in the right frame of mind.
Christians don't tell lies, they just go to church and sing them.
How many times have you stood and sang, “Take my life and let it be” when you haven't given Him one ounce?
The Gates of Hell shall not prevail against it.
Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be.
We millennials have been advertised to our entire lives, and we can tell when somebody is just trying to sell us something. I think church is the last place I want to go to be sold another product.
If we are going to do away with polygamy, it would only be one feather in the bird, one ordinance in the Church and Kingdom. Do away with that, then we must do away with the prophets and apostles, with revelation and the gifts and graces of the Gospel, and finally give up our religion altogether.
God has a plan for His Church upon earth.
But alas! we too often make our plan, and we think that we know what ought to be done. We ask God first to bless our feeble efforts, instead of absolutely refusing to go unless God go before us.
Today I will go out with the flow of life and trust the process. I will not stress over things I can't control.
Jesus never says to the poor: ‘come find the church’, but he says to those of us in the church: ‘go into the world and find the poor, hungry, homeless, imprisoned.
When serious people of good faith disagree, they've got to go back into the narratives and come at it again. One of the problems in the church is that people are not willing to do that. People have arrived at a place where they think they have got the answer.
My friends, it is one thing to go to church or chapel; it is quite another thing to go to God.
Tact is the ability to tell someone to go to hell in such a way that they look forwad for the trip.
Every day people are straying away from the church and going back to God.
Women today leave the house in animal prints and six inch stilettos, what does that say? I'm going to church? They're saying I want you to hang me by my tits from your ceiling and bite my ass. You know what I mean? That's what it says to me anyway.
I stopped going to Kingdom Hall, the church, when I was 11 years old, so I was very young. They don't celebrate birthdays, you get no Christmas, so it's a very difficult religion for children to get into. And they do a lot of finger-pointing among the Jehovah's Witnesses.
The woman who follows the crowd will usually go on further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.
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.
Do what your momma tells you to do, go to sunday school, go to church, and when you die, you'll go to Statesboro.
The Foxy character and Inga Marchand are two different people.
My fiance calls me Inga. No one around me calls me Foxy. I go to church every Sunday. I go to Bible study every Friday night. I'm saved.
If you have a bad thought about yourself, tell it to go to hell because that is exactly where it came from.
You may invite the entire 35th Division to your wedding if you want to.
I guess it's going to be yours as well as mine. We might as well have the church full while we are at it.
Ours was a very progressive Protestant family, but my parents were God-loving rather than God-fearing. We went to church, and I still go with my mum and dad when I return home - it's a family thing. I played flute in my dad's marching band, but I had an integrated upbringing. We had a lot of Catholic friends.
Ethan Wate: What I can't figure is, you go to church everyday, how do you believe in all of this and still believe in God? Amma: God created all things didn't he? Only man will decide which ones is mistakes. - Beautiful Creatures
One of my favorite fantasies is that next Sunday not one single woman, in any country of the world, will go to church. If women simply stop giving our time and energy to the institutions that oppress, they would have to cease to do so.
Volleyball is like going to church ... many attend, but few understand.