Cut your morning devotions into your personal grooming. You would not go out to work with a dirty face. Why start the day with the face of your soul unwashed?
Author: Robert A. Cook
To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
Author: Martin Luther (1483-1546)
Profession: German Leader of the Protestant Reformation
We are to be shut out from men, and shut in with God.
Author: Andrew Murray
A devotee who can call on God while living a householder's life is a hero indeed. God thinks: 'He is blessed indeed who prays to me in the midst of his worldly duties. He is trying to find me, overcoming a great obstacle -- pushing away, as it were, a huge block of stone weighing a ton. Such a man is a real hero.'
Author: Sri Ramakrishna
Profession: Indian Mystic
An essential condition of listening to God is that the mind should not be distracted by thoughts of resentment, ill-temper, hatred or vengeance, all of which are comprised in the general term, the wrath of man.
Author: R. V. G. Tasker
Whatever is your best time in the day, give that to communion with God.
Author: Hudson Taylor