Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes

Enjoy the top 86 famous quotes, sayings and quotations by Erwin W. Lutzer.

Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes

Someone has said that the marks of a strong church are wet eyes, bent knees, and a broken heart. Well never be powerful until we let God be God and jealously guard His honor.
— Erwin W. Lutzer —

Satan exploits pain by making it the central focus of the man's (or woman's) thoughts and attitudes.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

There's no such thing as a bitter person who keeps the bitterness to himself.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

God in His sovereign goodness often uses the painful and at times debilitating injury of a spear thrower to make us readier for His service ... One thing you discover about spear throwers is that though it's not necessary for them to be good, it's essential for them to appear good.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Prayer, desperate prayer, seems so simple, but it's a step rarely taken by those in family conflict.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Every time we love, we increase our capacity to be hurt.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

History has to repeat itself," said Woody Allen, "because nobody was listening the first time around.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

There is no such thing as a harmless addition to the gospel.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

When you doubt God's goodness, you hug sins tightly to your bosom, afraid that God will rob you of your crutch, your pastime, your pleasure.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Temptation is God's magnifying glass; it shows us how much work He has left to do in our lives.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

There is more grace in God's heart than there is sin in your past.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

You become stronger only when you become weaker. When you surrender your will to God, you discover the resources to do what God requires.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Those who give much without sacrifice are reckoned as having given little.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

It is not enough to do God's work; it must be done in His way and for His credit.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Spiritual maturity is marked by being comfortable with the unpredictability of God.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

In salvation, God both declares us guilty and pays our debt. Only he can satisfy his own requirements. A savior less than God would be disqualified; God must do it himself.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

God has a program of character development for each of us. He wants others to look at our lives and say, He walks with God, for he lives like Christ.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

If Melanchthon were alive today, he might not weep because of controversies that surround the Lord's Supper, but he might well sorrow because of our indifference to its meaning and importance.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Children who are brought up with one parent or another parent or shared parenthood, when there has been a divorce and hatred within families, it breeds a tremendous amount of instability in the life of a child. And many of these children end up in the homosexual movement. Even if they don't, they take so much baggage into their marriages, that they are unable sometimes, at least theoretically unable, to stand against all of the cultural forces that would disrupt them and their families.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

The man who commits immorality does so because he thinks it will maximize pleasure if he can minimize the pain by keeping it secret.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Our brothers and sisters in Muslim countries can't celebrate Christmas-or any aspect of their faith-openly for fear of persecution and death. And yet we, with all our freedoms, often choose to make Christmas a celebration of commercialism!

— Erwin W. Lutzer

The ability to make judgments lies at the heart of Christian living. Unless we are able to judge doctrine, lifestyles, and entertainment, unless we are able to distinguish between outer appearance and inner character, we just might miss the purpose for which God placed us on this earth. We might end up accepting a stone for bread and a snake for a fish.

— Erwin W. Lutzer

Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Erwin W. Lutzer quotes? Click on image of Erwin W. Lutzer quotes to view full size.

Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes Pictures 1
Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes Pictures 2
Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes Pictures 3
Erwin W. Lutzer Quotes Pictures 4