The mystery of God hugs you in its all-encompassing arms.— Hildegard of Bingen
Unbelievable Intimacy With God quotations
To trust God in the light is nothing, but to trust him in the dark, that is faith.
Prayer is a walk with God....We can minister to the Lord as a group but I'll tell you one thing about it, you'll never have that intimacy of ministering to the Lord and worshiping Him with a group that you'll have in your own individual life.
If you want to be reminded of the love of the Lord, just watch the sunrise.
Don't ask God to guide your footsteps if you're not willing to move your feet.
Never base your faith on your feelings. Base it on God's Word.
When you come in contact with the anointing of God, it not only affects your moment, it affects your tomorrow.
A whole new generation of Christians has come up believing that it is possible to 'accept' Christ without forsaking the world.
God sometimes removes people from your life to protect you. Don't run after them.
When your will is God's will, you will have your will.
When a man is filled with the Word of God you cannot keep him still, If a man has got the Word, he must speak or die.
Royalty is my identity. Servanthood is my assignment. Intimacy with God is my life source.
God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He's working on you too.
Nobody can take away from you those texts from the Bible which you have learned by heart.
True religion is not about possessing the truth.
No religion does that. It is rather an invitation into a journey that leads one toward the mystery of God. Idolatry is religion pretending that it has all the answers.
Faithful servants never retire. You can retire from your career, but you will never retire from serving God.
What if you woke up today with only the things you thanked god for yesterday.
Again, our marriage problems are not really marriage problems.
They are heart problems. They are God problems. Our lack of intimacy with God causes a void that we try to fill with the frailest of substitutes. Like wealth or pleasure. Like fame or respect. Like people. Like marriage.
God's timing is always perfect. Trust His delays. He's got you.
When we come to Christ, we’re no longer the most important person in the world to us; Christ is. Instead of living only for ourselves, we have a higher goal: to live for Jesus.
Nothing happens by accident. God is preparing you for great things.
If you're not willing to give up everything for Christ, are you willing to be made willing?
Even on the cross He did not hide Himself from sight;
rather, He made all creation witness to the presence of its Maker.
What's closest to your heart is what you talk about, and if God is close to your heart, you'll talk about Him.
David didn't need to know Goliath's strength because he already knew God's.
See your weakness as a reason to pray the more, it should not be the reason for sadness or to abandon your post.
In our friendships we have to be wise that we choose godly people to be our friends. Somebody might say, well does that mean that you should never have a lost person as your friend? No, I wouldn't say that. But you can't have the same intimacy with a lost person that you can with a godly person in whom the Holy Spirit is living.
It is only by a total death to self we can be lost in God.
God gives every bird a worm, but does not throw it into the nest.
If your life does not worship God, your lips do not worship God either.
Worship does not satisfy our hunger for God; it whets our appetite.
If our identity is in our work, rather than Christ, success will go to our heads, and failure will go to our hearts.
Prayer is when you talk to god, meditation is when god talks to you.
Refusing to gossip is a beautiful decision to make.
It not only creates richer friendships but, more importantly, it makes our relationship with the Lord more authentic and believable. We honor God when we honor each other.
What is possible for you in Christ Jesus depends on your capacity to believe.
Aloneness can lead to loneliness. God's preventative for loneliness is intimacy - meaningful, open, sharing relationships with one another. In Christ we have the capacity for the fulfiling sense of belonging which comes from intimate fellowship with God and with other believers.
Man is the most insane species. He worships an invisible God and destroys a visible Nature. Unaware that this is Nature he's destroying is this God he's worshiping.
We only have victory over satan when we walk in the Spirit in Christ Jesus.
As soon as I came to believe there was a God, I understood that I could not do otherwise than live only for him.
The Spirit of prayer makes us so intimate with God that we scarcely pass through an experience before we speak to Him about it, either in supplication, in sighing, in pouring out our woes before Him, in fervent requests, or in thanksgiving and adoration.
Religious wars are basically people killing each other over who has the better imaginary friend.
every time God forgives us, God is saying that God's own rules do not matter as much as the relationship that God wants to create with us.
The enemy works overtime to keep us in shame.
He knows if he can keep us in shame, he can minimize our intimacy with God.
Perhaps you have been ensnared by a sinful habit that you will not abandon, and your guilt is so overwhelming you are ashamed to approach Christ. Whatever the reason for your broken intimacy with God, there is good news. Jesus waits to embrace you now in the arms of unconditional, divine love.