50 Christian Quotes to Bring You Close to God

Remaining devoted and faithful in your Christian walk gets harder day after day. Temptations to stray from your values strike from left to right, and if you are honest with yourself, many are the times that you fail.

God is graceful, and He forgives but you need to make an effort to stay right and move closer to Him. This collection of quotes will remind you of what is expected from you as a child of God as well as encourage you to retrace your steps to be closer to God.

“You are a reflection of God so never forget to act like one.” – Debasish Mridha

“We are all qualified to fellowship with God no matter our situation or condition” – Sunday Adelaja

“God trusts most those who know Him best, and those who know Him best are those who have spent the most time with Him.” – Mark Batterson

“Turning away from God during challenges will not offer a solution to our challenges, but rather compound it.” – ANIKOR Daniel

“Have the courage to follow God’s law above human commands.” – ANIKOR Daniel

“Every relationship for a Christian is an opportunity to love another person like God has loved us.” – Joshua Harris

“Every relationship for a Christian is an opportunity to love another person like God has loved us.” - Joshua Harris
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“Our relationship must be right with God before it can be right with man.” – Billy Graham,

“The more I contemplate God; the more God looks on me. The more I pray to him, the more he thinks of me too.” – Bernard of Clairvaux

“The mystery of seeking God is that HE is the One who finds you.” – Kingsley Opuwari Manuel

“An ever-growing, ever-constant relationship with God makes us certain of what we believe and enables us to run with endurance.” – Katy Kauffman

“Even if you have got nothing else left, be proud of your relationship with God.” – Sunday Adelaja

“With God it’s not about beholding life, but being held ourselves in the act of beholding it.” – Craig D. Lounsbrough

“God will always bring the right people into your life, but you have to let the wrong people walk away.” – Joel Osteen

“To be a Christian means to forgive the inexcusable because God has forgiven the inexcusable in you.” – C.S. Lewis

“Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.” – Corrie ten Boom

“The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“You cannot fellowship with God when you disqualify another person from fellowshipping with you” – Sunday Adelaja

“The darker the night, the brighter the stars. The deeper the grief, the closer is God!” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

“The darker the night, the brighter the stars. The deeper the grief, the closer is God!” - Fyodor Dostoevsky quote
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“He died not for men, but for each man. If each man had been the only man made, He would have done no less.” – C.S. Lewis

“Sometimes God allows what he hates to accomplish what he loves.” – Joni Eareckson Tada

“Listen to God with a broken heart. He is not only the doctor who mends it but also the father who wipes away the tears.” – Criss Jami

“The purpose of life is fulfilling the essence of your creation” – Sunday Adelaja

“God will never give you anything you can’t handle, so don’t stress.” – Kelly Clarkson

“Spending time with God through prayer and His Word is a prerequisite for having a great life and fulfilling your purpose.” – Joyce Meyer

“Being human means you will make mistakes. And you will make mistakes because failure is God’s way of moving you in another direction.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Every day is a gift from God. There’s no guarantee of tomorrow, so that tells me to see the good in this day to make the most of it.” – Joel Osteen

“I may not be where I want to be, but thank God I am not where I used to be.” – Joyce Meyer

“I may not be where I want to be, but thank God I am not where I used to be.” - Joyce Meyer Quote
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“For you will certainly carry out God’s purpose, however you act, but it makes a difference to you whether you serve like Judas or like John.” – C.S. Lewis

“The instrument through which you see God is your whole self. And if a man’s self is not kept clean and bright, his glimpse of God will be blurred.” – C. S. Lewis

“God creates out of nothing. Wonderful you say. Yes, to be sure, but he does what is still more wonderful: he makes saints out of sinners.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?” – Corrie Ten Boom

“Don’t just be a churchgoer, find God” – Sunday Adelaja

“My faith didn’t remove the pain, but it got me through the pain. Trusting God didn’t diminish or vanquish the anguish, but it enabled me to endure it.” – Robert Rogers

“Only God can shut out the waves of depression and feelings of loneliness and failure that come over you. Faith in God’s love alone can salvage the hurt mind.” – David Wilkerson

“Faith means to have trust or confidence in something, such as having faith that the sun will rise and set each day.” – Chris Johnston

“Faith is not the power of positive thinking; it is believing in God and trusting that His will is always best even when you cannot understand why.” – Shari Howerton

“All he asks is that we trust Him, that we stand before Him in integrity and faith. God is just waiting for us to trust Him.” – Charles R. Swindoll

“Don’t be afraid to step out in faith for God.” – Olivia Hope

"Don't be afraid to step out in faith for God." - Olivia Hope Quote
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“See the best. Forgive the worst. Forget the bad. Always have faith.” – Melissa Eshleman

“What you are is God’s gift to you, what you become is your gift to God.” – Hans Urs von Balthasar

“God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him” – John Piper

“There is no one who is insignificant in the purpose of God” – Alistair Begg

“A sum can be put right: but only by going back till you find the error and working it afresh from that point, never by simply going on.” – C.S. Lew

“We fail in the work of grace and love when there is too much of us and not enough of God.”

Suzanne Woods Fisher

“Purity isn’t the denial of pleasure, it’s choosing the pleasures of God over the pleasures of the world” – Emmanuel Igunbor

“The greatest joy of a Christian is to give joy to Christ.” – C.H. Spurgeon

“Faith reminds us that change is always possible.” – Jim Wallis

“I’m a dreamer and continue to dream of what can and will be, “Expecting great things from God, Attempting great things for God” – William Carey

“God didn’t send His only Son to die on the cross so that we can hide behind our guilt, shame, and pride.” – Heather Bixler

Reflect on these inspirational quotes from day to day and you are sure to experience an uplifting in your spiritual life.

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