"We are a long time in learning that all our strength and salvation is in God."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."David Brainerd on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."David Brainerd on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."David Brainerd on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."David Brainerd on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."David Brainerd on Mahatma Gandhi
"Further, Take heed that you faithfully perform the business you have to do in the world, from a regard to the commands of God and not from an ambitious desire of being esteemed better than others."
"We should always look upon ourselves as God's servants, placed in God's world, to do his work and accordingly labour faithfully for him not with a design to grow rich and great, but to glorify God, and do all the good we possibly can."
"I have a secret thought from some things I have observed, that God may perhaps design you for some singular service in the world."
"As the most extravagant errors were received among the established articles of their faith, so the most infamous vices obtained in their practice, and were indulged not only with impunity, but authorized by the sanction of their laws."
"I fear God never showed mercy to one so vile as I."