"A nation without God is no longer 'a nation under God', but 'a nation gone under'" (Ronald Reagan)
"The separation of church and state in the US was insisted upon by the church, against the intrusive powers of the state, and acknowledged by Thomas Jefferson in 1802 in writing to the Danbury Baptist Association"
"Much of American higher institutions were founded as Christian institutes of education: in 1636 Harvard was founded to train Puritan clergy. In 1636 Boston Latin school was founded by Puritan Rev John Cotton from Boston, Lincolnshire, England, in whose honor the town of Boston MA was named. Likewise, Yale was founded in 1701 to train Congregational ministers, and Princeton (whose first president was Rev. John Edwards) was founded in 1746 to train Presbyterian minsters. Dartmouth College was founded in 1755 to train Native Americans as missionaries." (Alistair Begg)
"The axe of the skeptic's infidelity has not felled the tree of the believer's inspiration" (Adrian Rogers)
"The Second Law of Thermodynamics states that the state of entropy (state of disorder) of the entire universe, as an isolated system, will always increase over time. The second law also states that the changes in the entropy in the universe can never be negative."
"Languages do not come from nothing, and they deteriorate with the passing of time."
Sir William Jones, a Welsh philologist and judge of the supreme court of Bengal In 1786: “The Sanskrit language, whatever be its antiquity, is of a wonderful structure; more perfect than the Greek, more copious than Latin, and more exquisitely refined than either, yet bearing to both a stronger affinity, both in the roots of verbs and the forms of grammar, than could possibly have been produced by accident; so strong indeed, that no philologer could examine them all three, without believing them to have sprung from some common source, which, perhaps, no longer exists.”
"If we all came from a primordial soup, where did the primordial soup come from?" (Adrian Rogers)
"If something can come from nothing by an act of creation, where did something come from out of nothing, without an act of creation?" (Ravi Zacharias)
"The theory of evolution (i.e unwitnessed and unproven, as required by the definition of science to make it 'law') holds not only that a universe came out of nothing, that the chemicals needed came out of nothing, that the beautiful physical laws of nature 'arranged' themselves, that our world's temperate life-supporting conditions are a matter of pure chance, but that life itself came out of non-life'.
"The theory of evolution holds not only that life on earth came out of nothing, but that the essence of life, man's intricate cardiovascular system, and super-sensitive nervous system, complex hearing and vision, powerful brains, astonishing immune system, and fantastic digestive systems all came out of nothing, and that we have learned to propagate with offspring - out of nothing (what happened in the 'millions and millions of years' that we did not know how to?)'.
"The theory of evolution holds that not only the universe and life on earth came out of nothing, but that self-awareness, consciousness (our physical brain is not the same as our conscious mind), conscience, our varied emotions and incredible instincts came out of nothing
"All human beings have one thing in common: they come from one father and one mother"
"But from the beginning of the creation, God made them male and female." (Jesus in Mark 10:6)
"God as Creator of space matter and time must Himself exist outside these dimensions" (Ravi Zacharias)
"Evolutionists claim birds came from dinosaurs, but they are in no way alike and bird fossils are older than those of dinosaurs. Even the oldest known book on earth says birds were created before the animals."
"Evolution is not a bird growing a specialized beak: that is adaptation where many die off due to starvation, and some remain (= loss of DNA and diversity = devolution)'.
"An evolutionist cannot find life in the womb, but will look for it on Mars" (Adrian Rogers)
Just how much evolution does Jesus allows for, when he says in Mark10:6: "But at the beginning of creation God made them male and female."?
"all the finds of so-called 'early human ancestors' easily fit in one coffin"
"If Adam brought sin and death into to world, and Jesus as 'the second Adam' conquered sin and death, how did billions of beings die in order to mutate into Adam?" (Rom 5 :15)
"One sin brought death to many, one death brought life to many (Rom 5 :17)
"if 'scientific fact' is the proving of observable and repeatable events, how can the current Pope Francis as head of the Catholic church profess to believe in the unprovable theory of evolution?"
"the Law demands, Grace supplies" (Joseph Prince)
"the Law brings forth works, Grace brings forth morality" (Adrian Rogers)
"We all want grace for ourselves, but justice for everyone else" (Adrian Rogers)
"Mercy is NOT GETTING what we deserve, Grace is GETTING what we do NOT deserve" (Joseph Prince)
"Mercy is a pardon without restitution: the killer goes free without his debt paid, Grace is a pardon with restitution: the killer's punishment is taken by someone else"
"Mercy is like a pardon by the President, but he does not finish your sentence. Grace is like a pardon, but he goes to jail in your place"
"on the day of the Law, on Mt Sinai in Arabia, 3000 died. On the day of Pentecost, the day of Grace, 3000 were saved"
"After Law School, which fails everyone, comes Grace School which fails no one" (Adrian Rogers)
"Now to the one who works, pay is not credited as a gift, but as something owed. However, to the one who does not work but trusts God who justifies the ungodly, their faith is credited as righteousness." (Rom4:4-5)
"For by grace you have been saved through faith; and that not of yourselves, it is the gift of God, not as a result of works, that no one should boast" (Eph2:8-9)
"the Law forbids adultery, but Grace says to love your wife, which excludes adultery" (Joseph Prince)
In 6AD, when Caesar Augustus turned Judea into a Roman province, Jews went onto the streets in sackcloth and ashes, shouting (after Jacob's blessing to his son Judah, Gen 49:10): 'the scepter has been taken from Judah, but Shiloh (the Messiah) has not come" (Prof. Dr. Ouweneel)'
"To say there is evil in the world implies there is also good. To tell the difference, an objective reference is required" (Ravi Zacharias)
"A philosopher has only one problem: he does not know where he comes from" (Francis Shaffer)
"Philosophy is a systematic misuse of a terminology specially invented for that purpose" (C. Tolman)
"Christianity is the only coherent faith system, that answers the four basic philosophical question of life: origin, meaning, morality, and destiny" (Ravi Zacharias)
"Feelings are not an objective measure of good and evil: some love there neighbors, others eat them" (Ravi Zacharias)
"Hell has been created as the final destination, not for man, but for the devil and his demons"
"Humans have a choice: to live in the eternal presence of God, or to live in eternal separation from Him"
"Why would God force someone to be in heaven with Him, who has rejected God all his life"
"Atheism is but a temporary condition" (Rom.14:11)
"For God so loved the world that he gave His only begotten Son, that none should perish but have eternal life" (John 3:16)
"Jesus spoke more of hell than of heaven"
"All of Christ's disciples were teenagers"(except Peter who had to pay the over-20 tax, Matt 17:27) (Joseph Prince)
"to fear God means to fear nothing else, to not fear God means to fear everything else." (Oswald Chambers)
"When the devil comes knocking on your door, send Jesus to answer it"
"When the devil reminds you of your past, remind him of his future" (Adrian Rogers)
Temporal thought: "Born once, Die twice; Born twice, Die once"