74 Best Pastor Quotes And Sayings

Many people might take a dim view of pastors, or church leaders in general, but few would dispute the value of listening to the wisdom of men and women who have been through it all. Whether they are authors, motivational speakers, pastors, or spiritual warriors, these wise and inspirational quotes from pastors will help you get closer to your goals.

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If you were born with the ability to change someone’s perspective or emotions, never waste that gift. It is one of the most powerful gifts God can give–the ability to influence. Shannon L. Alder
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Fear is to begin with the end in mind. There is no end. Life is eternal. Live life knowing that the end was your past, and the future is only full of beautiful beginnings through an eternity built around God’s love. Shannon L. Alder
If the saints fails to declare the truth, the Holy...
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If the saints fails to declare the truth, the Holy Spirit shall teach true words of God. Lailah Gifty Akita
Who can we claim to know God, and deny him...
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Who can we claim to know God, and deny him by our actions. Lailah Gifty Akita
Let the world know what you live for...not what you...
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Let the world know what you live for...not what you fall for! John Paul Warren
The most intriguing people you will encounter in this life...
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The most intriguing people you will encounter in this life are the people who had insights about you, that you didn't know about yourself. Shannon L. Alder
Sacred service is sacrifice.
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Sacred service is sacrifice. Lailah Gifty Akita
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We must admit that simply knowing the contents of the Bible is not a sure route to spiritual growth. There is an aweful assumption in evangelical churches that if we can just get the Word of God into people's heads, then the Spirit of God will apply it to their hearts. That assumption is aweful, not because the Spirit never does what the assumption supposes, but because it excused pastors and leaders from the responsibility to tangle with people's lives. Many remain safely hidden behind pulpits, hopelessly out of touch with the struggles of their congregations, proclaiming the Scriptures with a pompous accuracy that touches no one. Pulpits should provide bridges, not barriers, to life-changing relationships. Larry Crabb
You can lose your MONEY. You can lose your FRIENDS....
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You can lose your MONEY. You can lose your FRIENDS. You can lose your JOB and you can lose your MARRIAGE...and still recover...as long as there is HOPE. Never lose HOPE. John Paul Warren
There has never been a meaningful life built on easy...
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There has never been a meaningful life built on easy street. John Paul Warren
I must admit, that I have learned more from my...
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I must admit, that I have learned more from my negative experiences than I have ever learned from my positive one. John Paul Warren
Faith UP! Your purpose is GREATER than all your PROBLEMS.
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Faith UP! Your purpose is GREATER than all your PROBLEMS. John Paul Warren
A true dreamer is one who knows how to navigate...
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A true dreamer is one who knows how to navigate in the dark”. John Paul Warren
I have learned that the harder you fall…the higher you...
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I have learned that the harder you fall…the higher you bounce! John Paul Warren
Coming to the END of MYSELF and all SELF effort...seems...
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Coming to the END of MYSELF and all SELF effort...seems to be the very point that God steps in and shows HIMSELF to be more than ENOUGH. John Paul Warren
Leaders in OVER their heads is the mere result of...
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Leaders in OVER their heads is the mere result of getting ahead of their intended SEASON. John Paul Warren
Life seems to be fashioned and formed best out of...
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Life seems to be fashioned and formed best out of the obstacles that seem unbearable. John Paul Warren
I have not learned a single lesson, been inspired or...
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I have not learned a single lesson, been inspired or impacted by another person’s life void of negative experiences. John Paul Warren
The real architect of a life is the hard and...
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The real architect of a life is the hard and almost impossible circumstances one faces. John Paul Warren
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The secret to strong leaders is that strong leaders are strong because they have been tempered by the negative. They have discovered the secret of combining the negative and the positive to PRODUCED their very own POWER plant! John Paul Warren