Arthur Blessitt Quotes




"Jesus Christ changes the heart."

"Struggle is a necessary part of life."

"Jesus said if we love Him we will keep his commandments."

"A natural part of following Jesus is to live in His life and way."

"To be joyful and faithful in acute illness produces a fine quality."

"For those imprisoned for Christ unjustly comes the deep secrets of God."

"no one ever left Jesus richer in possessions, than when they met him"

"Whatever the price — I have chosen to be a cross-bearer of Jesus."

"When you open the door (your will) Jesus comes into your heart to stay."

"We are saved to share our faith not simply to wait until Jesus comes to receive us."

"Our commission is to go into all the world and preach the gospel to every person."

"To be saved means that we have been delivered form spiritual death through faith in Jesus Christ."

"Sin separates us from God, but Jesus bore our sins on the cross and paid the eternal penalty for our sins."

"Sharing Jesus with others, or witnessing is to be an overflow of love and expression from a life now in Christ."

"It is life’s most blessed experience "Knowing Jesus" as Savior and Lord, and following Him for the Glory of God."

"For those who have been crushed in lost love and betrayed, they have learned dimensions of love, unknown to many."

"The kingdom of heaven comes to be built around 'a person' and 'a vision' rather than the masses'"

"Before you receive Christ the Bible declares you to be spiritually dead, but now in Christ you are spiritually alive."

"A life without sickness, financial riches, and the finest quality of life have never been the attributes of the follower of Christ."

"Struggle is a necessary part of life. We want to flee it, find everywhere to escape it, make believe it is not there, but struggle is — inescapable!"

"The holy are thrown into the conflict — not taken from it. The blessed are those who perhaps struggle the most, who perhaps endure the most trying times."

"To get — is easy to do. To get — does not make strong disciples. An army does not train for combat by laying at the beach."

"There is only one path One way — the cross is at the beginning, and the end, and all along the way. You must carry the cross you picked up at the start."

"Many modern 'superstar personality' religious figures would have us believe that by saying the proper term, with enough faith, then struggle ceases. But never has this been true."

"A person that loves Jesus desires to be obedient to His will and accepts that the way the Bible has asked us to live is right and proper for us. Therefore we seek daily to walk as He has asked us to walk."

"Sharing Jesus with others, or witnessing is to be an overflow of love and expression from a life now in Christ. It is to be a natural, joyful and powerful part of each believer's life."

"God has revealed Himself to us as God the Father, God the Son and God the Holy Spirit. He comes to live within us at the moment of conversion and makes our body His dwelling place."

"George W. Bush, the oilman I prayed with to receive Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord on April 3, 1984 has gone on to become President of the United States of America. All glory to God."

"Jesus always calls His disciples openly to follow Him. We are not to be secret disciples but open witnesses. Therefore Jesus has asked us to confess Him openly and follow Him in baptism after we have put our faith in Him as Savior."

"The Bible teaches when we repent of our sins the blood of Jesus Christ, His Son, cleanses us from all sin. To repent means that we turn our backs upon the old way, to put our trust in Jesus and desire to live for Him from now on. When we repent and ask forgiveness our sins are gone. God forgives us — this is good news. Other people may remember but God erases your past. "

"When we are saved the Holy Spirit comes to live within us, yet often we are not fully in the control of God's Spirit. To be filled with the Holy Spirit is a moment by moment walk. When you realize that any attitude or action is not of God then, at that moment, repent, ask God's cleansing and have Him refill you with the fullness of His Spirit. We are filled with His Spirit when we repent of all sin, yield our life to His control and by faith ask to be filled with His Spirit. It is vital for your life to be filled moment by moment with His Spirit."

Compiled by Thomas George
editor@Wisdom-of-the-Wise.com