Quotation Explorer - 'D.R. Silva'

We get called dishonoring for pointing out the garbage in the church, yet nobody ever seems to think it's dishonoring that somebody put the garbage there in the first place. - D.R. Silva
I used to be afraid of the dark until I learned that I am light and the dark is afraid of me. - D.R. Silva
People always want the bad guy to pay for his sin, until they're him. - D.R. Silva
Telling people they don't have a sin nature doesn't promote sin anymore than telling a slave they are free promotes slavery. - D.R. Silva
If sickness brought glory God, Jesus would have spread disease, not healed it. - D.R. Silva
I only run from darkness when I'm not confident in my ability to shine. - D.R. Silva
If Jesus didn't do it, don't say the Father does. If Jesus did do it, don't say the Father doesn't. - D.R. Silva
Repentance is a result of God's kindness, not a prerequisite to it. - D.R. Silva
My job as a Christian is not to get people to heaven when they die, it's to get heaven to people while they're alive - D.R. Silva
I will never compromise Truth for the sake of getting along with people who can only get along when we agree. - D.R. Silva
The worst tragedy of sin isn't that it produced bad behavior, but that it produced the idea that bad behavior is strong enough to deflect love. - D.R. Silva
Your behavior doesn't show you who you are, it shows you who you believe yourself to be. - D.R. Silva
I can never endorse sin any more than when I tell people it's their nature to do it. - D.R. Silva
People who say we are just preaching "extreme grace" must not understand how extremely gracious our Father is. - D.R. Silva
Only Jesus is perfect!" isn't in the Bible. - D.R. Silva
Law does, "because God said so!"; Grace does because it understands the reason God said so. - D.R. Silva
If people think honoring pastors means doing everything they say, why don't they honor Jesus the same way? - D.R. Silva
How can a God who said, Love your enemies spend so much time killing His own? - D.R. Silva
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