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11 great sermon quotes

Updated on February 12, 2013

Here are some great sermon quotes you can use to add some spice to your sermon.

Accustom yourself gradually to carry Prayer into all your daily occupation — speak, act, work in peace, as if you were in prayer, as indeed you ought to be.

— François Fénelon

The best way to be a good father to your children is to be a good husband to their mother.

-Jay Adams

This world is God's workshop for making men in.

-Henry Beecher

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.Those who profess to favor freedom yet deprecate agitation are men who want crops without plowing up the ground; they want rain without thunder or lightning.

- Frederick Douglass

Men are never manlier than when they are tender with their children – whether holding a baby in their arms, loving their grade-schooler, or hugging their teenager or adult children.

-Kent Hughes

Sometimes you just have to "let go and let God"

- Veronica Maganas

Being Human is not an excuse to Sin. - Jeanie Tai

A good example is the best sermon

-Ben Franklin

A good sermon should be like a woman's skirt: short enough to arouse interest but long enough to cover the essentials.

-Ronald Knox

I asked Jesus ... "How much do you love me " And Jesus said ... "This much." Then He stretched out His arms and died.
- Unknown

Nothing can hurt unless you give it the power to
- unknown

Don't go through life, grow through life.
- Eric Butterworth

I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.

-Abraham Lincoln

“The only man who has the right to say that he is justified by grace alone is the man who has left all to follow Christ.”

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism."

"When we assumed the soldier, we did not lay aside the citizen."

"Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for 'tis better to be alone than in bad company."

-George Washington

“We are fools for Christ’s sake. But professionals are wise. We are weak. But professionals are strong. Professionals are held in honour. We are in disrepute. We do not try to secure a professional lifestyle, but we are ready to hunger and thirst and be ill-clad and homeless.” John Piper

“None will ever be a good minister of the Word of God unless he is first of all a good scholar.” John Calvin

"the best preaching is always the natural overflow of a ripe mind and the expression of a growing experience. A good sermon is never worked up but worked out.”

James Black

“Our worship is poor because our knowledge of God is poor, and our knowledge of God is poor because our preaching is poor.”

J R W Stott

“God’s people have always been willing to worship God, as long as they can do it their way. I want to worship God how I want to worship him, when I want to worship Him, where I want to worship Him. God says that’s not how you worship me. You don’t get to set the rules for worshipping me. I’m God, and as the object of your worship, here’s what acceptable worship is.”

Dr Sam Horn

"Sin is the suicidal action of the human will against itself" Tim Keller

“Even those parts of another religion which might appear to be lofty and uplifting prove to be parts of a whole that is under the judgement of God.”

H Kraemer

The target of evangelism includes the unresponsive who need a sowing ministry; the responding who need a reaping ministry and the redeemed who need edification.”

 Eric Wright

"We can stand affliction better than we can prosperity, for in prosperity we forget God."
-DL Moody

There is one grand, all-comprehending church; and if I am a Christian, I belong to it, and no man can shut me out of it.


“Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently.”

-William Ward


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