"The only hope anybody has of sitting down at this banquet – the final banquet with the Lord in heaven – the only chance, the only requirement is the person be in Christ. Christ be in them. Not believe in Him, but put on the Lord Jesus Christ. If you don’t put on Christ, then you are rejected."
"If Caesar put his image on it and he wants you to pay that back as part of a census, then give it to him. It’s his. Whose image is on it? What inscription is on the back? And yet is one of our greatest possessions, supposedly. With money we can buy anything and go anywhere. We can do what we want to do. It possesses us, rather than we possessing it."
"We have a tendency to accept and reject certain things about God based on our beliefs and opinions. We put God in a box rather than spend our time studying and letting God’s Spirit take the Scriptures and form within us knowledge of God’s ability and capacity. That is where the growth takes place."