Gifts Of The Spirit Quotes

Quotes tagged as "gifts-of-the-spirit" (showing 1-19 of 19)
Lailah Gifty Akita
“The gift of the Sabbath must be treasured.
Blessed are you who honour this day.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

“True dexterity is not just in books; It is giving from above, we learn it, it is nurtured, it is applied and it is developed. He who does not know what has been giving to him from above, shall never know how to use what he has been giving effectively and efficiently”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“Have you ever taken yourself a bit too seriously, thinking that who you are is actually defined by what you look like, how much talent you have (or don't have), how well known you are (or aren't), or how much money you have (or don't have)? Those are all "garments and labels" you wear during the course of your stay here on this planet, but it's not who you are. At the end of the day, when it's all said and done, you will turn all of that back in just like a car you had on lease.”
Dennis Merritt Jones, The Art of Being: 101 Ways to Practice Purpose in Your Life

“Do not sell your soul for a bucketful of pleasures and temptations. It’s God’s priceless gift to you.”
Christian Hunt, The Dawn of Grace

Sam Storms
“...the Spirit comes to us as a fire, either to be fanned into full flame and given the freedom to accomplish his will or to be doused and extinguished by the water of human fear, control, and flawed theology.”
Sam Storms, Practicing the Power: Welcoming the Gifts of the Holy Spirit in Your Life

“In order for the assembly (ekklesia) to be built up, every believer needs to rise up and be actively seeking the Lord and functioning according to the gifts that the Spirit has given each one.”
Henry Hon

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Each individual has a special calling and responsibility.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

“A person is on the right track if he develops his gift and turns it to minister to God”
Sunday Adelaja

Lailah Gifty Akita
“You have great talents. Aim for God best for your life.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Use your special gifts to fulfil your divine purpose.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

“A person’s fruit is more important than having the gifts of the Holy Spirit.”
Sunday Adelaja

“True dexterity is not just in books; It is giving from above, we learn it, it is nurtured, it is applied and it is developed. He who do not know what has been giving to him from above shall never know how to use what he has been giving efficiently and effectively”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

“True dexterity is not just in books; It is giving from above, we learn it, it is nurtured, it is applied and it is developed. He who do not know what has been giving to him from above, shall never know how to use what he has been giving effectively and efficiently”
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Ten greatest gifts; love, joy, peace, patience, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Priceless gifts:
The gift of love.
The gift of parent.
The gift of husband
The gift of wife
The gift of children
The gift of prayer.
The gift of family.
The gift of relatives.
The gift of friends.
The gift of in-laws.
The gift of books.”
Lailah Gifty Akita

Victor Shamas
“If we could treat every natural resource as a gift rather than a commodity, we would be on the path to sustainability. The difference is that a gift does not belong to us but to the universe. It comes into our lives from a source that is unknown and ultimately unknowable; eventually , it returns to its source.”
Victor Shamas, The Way of Play: Reclaiming Divine Fun & Celebration

Craig S. Keener
“Those who look down on other Christians because they lack a particular gift or experience, or those who despise a particular gift and look down on Christians who have it, are not demonstrating spiritual maturity.”
Craig S. Keener, Gift & Giver: The Holy Spirit for Today

Craig S. Keener
“The fact that God is sovereign over the distribution of gifts (1 Cor. 12:7) is no reason not to seek the gifts. God is sovereign over our food too, but though he desires to provide it for his children (see Matt. 6:25–34) and wants us to seek his kingdom first (Matt. 6:9–10, 33), he expects us to pray for him to provide our food (Matt. 6:11; 7:7–11).”
Craig S. Keener, Gift & Giver: The Holy Spirit for Today

Bruce R. McConkie
“Faithful persons are expected to seek the gifts of the Spirit with all their hearts.”
Bruce R. McConkie, Mormon Doctrine