Quotes on Growing

"Adversity is not simply a tool. It is God's most effective tool for the advancement of our spiritual lives. The circumstances and events that we see as setbacks are oftentimes the very things that launch us into periods of intense spiritual growth. Once we begin to understand this, and accept it as a spiritual fact of life, adversity becomes easier to bear." – Charles Stanley
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Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots. – Frank A Clark
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“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
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"It is not the number of books you read, nor the variety of sermons you hear, nor the amount of religious conversation in which you mix, but it is the frequency and earnestness with which you meditate on these things till the truth in them becomes your own and part of your being, that ensures your growth." – Frederick W. Robertson
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"The Christian who has stopped repenting has stopped growing."– A. W. Pink
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But grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever. Amen. – 2 Pet. 3:18

When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things. – 1 Cor. 13:11

But we all, with open face beholding as in a glass the glory of the Lord, are changed into the same image from glory to glory, even as by the Spirit of the Lord. – 2 Cor. 3:18

We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because that your faith groweth exceedingly, and the charity of every one of you all toward each other aboundeth. – 2 Thes. 1:3