I want to share with you ‘10 Inspiring Christian Quotes’ that will change you.’ Let them encourage you on your christian journey, as you walk with God.
First, let’s do a background introduction on what it really means and how we can be better Christians. The term Christian is often vaguely used, yet it is a wonderful position to be in. Perhaps the most simple definition of Christian is “A follower of Christ.” In the early church, this term was used to identify the people who were a part of it.
Now that we understand the basic definition of Christian, the question is, “What does it mean to follow Christ ?”
What it Means to Follow Christ
To follow is to walk in the direction of, or to emulate wholeheartedly. The early Christians were so passionate, that they proudly gave their lives for the sake of the Gospel that was being preached. They were in a society that was so much against them, that the only way to follow Christ, was to risk their own lives.
Jesus knew that this would happen, and so in John 15:18, He warned them,
In our present day, it is no different, in terms of the opposition we face as Christians. We hear about Christians all around the world being prosecuted for what they believe.
Don’t lose heart, as we were already warned that this would happen. Our job is to be true Christians, and not just wearing the label. I believe that Christian is much more than going to a building on a weekly basis to sing songs to God who we have not seen.
The true form of religious practice has much more to do with Character and fruit, than it has to do with gathering. I would never forsake the assembly yet the term assembly can be understood in so many different ways. An assembly can be two, and an assembly can be thousands. It is more to do with the true and the undefiled religion that the Bible speaks about.
Encouraging one another is of utmost importance, yet it is much more profitable as a church, if we use these resources to practice the undefiled religion that the Bible speaks about. The Big question is, What would Jesus do?
Since we have completed our short background introduction, let’s get into the meat of the matter. Here are ‘10 Inspiring Christian Quotes’ that will change you. Your role is to be faithful in the drought as you hope for the rain. Let’s take a look.
As you reflect on these Inspiring Christian Quotes, I encourage you to focus on the major reason why we are Christians. This reason is very clear in James 1:27 when he said, true and undefiled religion is to help the widow and the fatherless and to keep ourselves unspotted from the world. I hope that you have been blessed.