“For one will scarcely die for a righteous person—though perhaps for a good person one would dare even to die— but God shows His love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” -Romans 5:7-8
If the devil tells you that you are unworthy, just smile and say, “Is that so? Well, devil, that just makes me a candidate for the grace of God, because if I were worthy, then the grace of God couldn’t reach me, but the fact that I’m unworthy is enough for me.” -A.W. Tozer
“One thing have I desired of the Lord, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the Lord, and to enquire in His temple.” -Psalm 27:4
Lord, I will obey You simply because You are worthy of it and it is my duty. But don’t let my service to You remain at that level. Show me Your beauty – attract my heart, capture my imagination, so that I find joyful pleasure in serving You. Amen. -Tim Keller via Twitter
“For by works of the law no human being will be justified in His sight, since through the law comes knowledge of sin.” -Romans 3:20
Thomas Watson: God does not justify us because we are worthy, but by justifying us He makes us worthy.
-via David Platt’s Twitter