Surrender Quotes

  • quote 1472

    "God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with Him."

    - Jim Elliot

  • quote 1503

    "There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind."

    - C.S. Lewis


  • quote 1532

    "Often, the problem we have in loving others and in freeing ourselves from bitterness we may have towards them is really a problem of not knowing who God is and trusting Him to be who He says He is."

    – David Guzik

  • quote 1536

    "Do not think that you can show your love for Christ by hating those who seem to be His enemies on earth. Suppose they really do hate Him: nevertheless He loves them, and you cannot be united with Him unless you love them too."

    - Thomas Merton, New Seeds of Contemplation

  • CS Lewis quote

    "It would seem that our Lord finds our desires not too strong, but too weak. We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us, like an an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he cannot imagine what is meant by the offer of a holiday at the sea. We are far too easily pleased."

    - C. S. Lewis

  • Corrie ten Boom Quote

    "I had to surrender my 'if only' to Jesus."

    - Corrie ten Boom