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"The church must share in the secular problems of ordinary human life, not dominating, but helping and serving." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Let us pray that the Church be holier and more humble, loving God by serving the poor, the lonely and the sick." - Pope Francis

"The Church is the Church only when it exists for others...not dominating, but helping and serving. It must tell men of every calling what it means to live for Christ, to exist for others." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"God tries you in certain, certain ways. Some people are rich, and they believe in God. They lose the money, things get hard, they get weak and quit going to church. Quit serving God like they did." - Muhammad Ali

"My advice to a new husband is nothing more than 'husbands, love your wives.' And 'love your wife as Christ has loved the church.' Never forget that you are Christ's representative in serving your wife." - J I Packer

"If you're not serving the customer, your job is to be serving someone who is." - Jan Carlzon

"The word 'service' comes from serving, and serving means being dependent." - Stefan Zweig

"If you're not serving the customer, you'd better be serving someone who is." - Karl Albrecht

"Separation of the Church and State is like a railroad track. It cannot be close to one another, neither can it be distant, because there will be derailment. We (Church) should cooperate with the government and the government should cooperate with us because we're serving the same people." - Jaime Sin

"The church is only the church when it exists for others. To make a start, it should give away all its property to those in need. The clergy must live solely on the free-will offerings of their congregations, or possibly engage in some secular calling. The church must share in the secular problems of ordinary human life, not dominating, but helping and serving. It must tell men of every calling what it means to live in Christ, to exist for others." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"The issue is not going to church; rather, the issue is worshipping and renewing covenants as we attend church. The issue is not going to or through the temple; rather, the issue is having in our hearts the spirit, the covenants, and the ordinances of the Lord's house. The issue is not going on a mission; rather, the issue is becoming a missionary and serving throughout our entire life with all of our heart, might, mind, and strength." - David A Bednar

"The secret to greatness is in serving everyone else." - Myles Munroe

"The only joy in this hard life is serving others." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"No joy can equal the joy of serving others." - Sai Baba

"Humility is losing yourself in the doing of serving." - James MacDonald

"Serving in Congress has been the honor of a lifetime." - Bob Ehrlich

"I am serving the Lord and helping women save babies." - Norma Mccorvey

"Serving one's own passions is the greatest slavery." - Thomas Fuller

"We are not in the coffee business serving people, we are in the people business serving coffee." - Howard Schultz

"At bottom, I mean profoundly at bottom, the FBI has nothing to do with Communism, it has nothing to do with catching criminals, it has nothing to do with the Mafia, the syndicate, it has nothing to do with trust-busting, it has nothing to do with interstate commerce, it has nothing to do with anything but serving as a church for the mediocre. A high church for the true mediocre." - Norman Mailer

"Change your focus from making money to serving more people. Serving people makes the money come in." - Robert Kiyosaki

"You are as much serving God in looking after your own children, & training them up in God's fear, & minding the house, & making your household a church for God, as you would be if you had been called to lead an army to battle for the Lord of hosts." - Charles Spurgeon

"We will never find joy in church membership when we are constantly seeking things our way. But paradoxically, we will find the greatest joy when we choose to be last. That's what Jesus meant when He said the last will be first. True joy means giving up our rights and preferences and serving everyone else." - Thom S. Rainer

"You are as much serving God in looking after your own children, & training them up in God's fear, & minding the house, & making your household a church for God, as you would be if you had been called to lead an army to battle for the Lord of hosts." - Charles Spurgeon

"I think it's very important for people who are serving (in office) to make sure there's a separation of church and state." - George W Bush

"If...we do not think that a local church is worthy of joining, why should we be considered worthy of serving in it?" - Wayne Mack

"The emperor is in the Church, not about the Church." - Ambrose

"The local church is the outcrop of the church universal." - Peter T. Forsyth

"The local church is the outcrop of the church universal." - Peter Forsyth

"The emperor is in the Church, not above the Church." - Saint Ambrose

"The Church must send or the church will end." - Mendell Taylor

"The Church in England is the Church of England." - Joseph Barber Lightfoot

"I was reared in the church, in the Presbyterian Church." - Billy Graham

"Nothing lasts but the Church." - George Herbert

"The church is God's vineyard." - Heinrich Bullinger

"The church is something beautiful" - Francis Schaeffer

"The stratosphere is my church." - John Perry Barlow

"A church without the broken is a broken church." - Ed Stetzer

"The only church that illuminates is a burning church." - Buenaventura Durruti

"Genuine politics - politics worthy of the name, and the only politics I am willing to devote myself to - is simply a matter of serving those around us: serving the community, and serving those who will come after us." - Vaclav Havel

"That historian or scholar who delights in pointing out the weaknesses and frailties of present or past leaders destroys faith. A destroyer of faith - particularly one within the Church, and more particularly one who is employed specifically to build faith - places himself in great spiritual jeopardy. He is serving the wrong master, and unless he repents, he will not be among the faithful in the eternities. Do not spread disease germs!" - Boyd K. Packer

"That historian or scholar who delights in pointing out the weaknesses and frailties of present or past leaders destroys faith. A destroyer of faith - particularly one within the Church, and more particularly one who is employed specifically to build faith - places himself in great spiritual jeopardy. He is serving the wrong master, and unless he repents, he will not be among the faithful in the eternities. Do not spread disease germs!" - Boyd K. Packer

"The average 20-year-old serving us in Iraq knows more about their country's national security than the average 20-year political veteran serving in the Congress today." - Fred Thompson

"Often the answer to our prayer does not come while we're on our knees, but while we're on our feet serving the Lord and serving those around us." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"Increasingly, people perceive no difference between the narcissistic self-serving reporters asking questions, and the narcissistic self-serving politicians who evade them." - Michael Crichton

"A person's life is limited but serving the people is limitless. I want to devote my limited life to serving the people limitlessly." - Lei Feng

"A person's life is limited but serving the people is limitless. I want to devote my limited life to serving the people limitlessly." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"When I'm shooting, I don't care who the star is. I have an actor playing a part, and I'm serving the script, not serving anyone's career." - Alexander Payne

"One night I walked out of the church when the priest said that we should never have fought the Revolutionary war and every war was bad. It was 4th of July. It was an outrageously political statement. I just never felt right when people in the church would take these overtly political positions especially when I felt like I was a good Christian, I was serving my country, and I just didn't feel like I deserved to be lambasted by the priest on the 4th of July." - Wesley Clark

"The Westboro Baptist Church is no more a church than Church's Fried Chicken is a church." - Jon Stewart

"The church which is not a missionary church will be a missing church when Jesus comes." - F.B. Meyer

"On day one, the Church wasn't for church people because there weren't any church people." - Andy Stanley

"Contemplate to see that awakened people, while not being enslaved by the work of serving living beings, never abandon their work of serving living beings." - Nhat Hanh

"You're serving. You're not a servant. Serving is a supreme art. God is the first servant. God serves men but he's not a servant to men. - Eliseo Orefice" - Roberto Benigni

"No one will ever be the servant of the Son without serving the Mother." - Ildefonsus

"Open the way before the new government to prove that it is for serving the people." - Muqtada Al Sadr

"May we dedicate our lives to serving the Lord and not worry about offending the devil." - James E Faust

"Greatness comes through serving. The more you serve, the greater you become" - Edwin Louis Cole

"The great thing about serving the poor is that there is no competition." - Eugene Rivers

"At the end of the day we are not selling, we are serving." - Dave Ramsey

"In serving his vision of the truth, the artist best serves his nation." - John F Kennedy

"American journalism is a class institution, serving the rich and spurning the poor." - Upton Sinclair

"We are all serving a life sentence in the dungeon of the self." - Cyril Connolly

"...in serving the best interests of children, we serve the best interests of all humanity." - Carol Bellamy

"If you have no opposition in the place you serve, you're serving in the wrong place." - G. Campbell Morgan

"There really is no cost, only the privilege of serving the King of Kings." - Helen Roseveare

"I think serving your government is the greatest thing in the world." - Alphonso Jackson

"Serving in the United States Senate has been the greatest privilege of my life." - Dean Heller

"The hopes of the Republic cannot forever tolerate either undeserved poverty or self-serving wealth." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Leadership is a serving relationship that has the effect of facilitating human development" - William Arthur Ward

"If your parents are alive, be grateful at the opportunity to earn Jannah by serving them" - Nouman Ali Khan

"I think the men and women serving in Iraq today deserve special recognition for that." - Jeff Bingaman

"I can only become perfectly free by serving the will of God." - Thomas Merton

"By the time dessert arrives I am usually so drunk, I can't remember what I'm serving." - Ruby Wax

"People had an illogical, self-serving rationale when it came to interpreting the behavior of others." - Marisha Pessl

"Leadership is a serving relationship that has the effect of facilitating human development." - Ted Ward

"If you don't know how to serve men, why worry about serving the gods?" - Confucius

"The world's idea of greatness is to rule, but Christian greatness consists in serving." - J C Ryle

"John McEnroe looks as if he is serving round the edge of an imaginary building." - Clive James

"Serving your enemies is the fastest way to learn to love them." - Will Davis

"It serves the purpose of not serving a purpose, surely quite a valid one." - Peter Greenaway

"The way you discover your gifts is really by serving not by searching." - Loren Cunningham

"We invested in the downturn and we never stopped serving our clients." - Jamie Dimon

"We are all serving a life-sentence in the dungeon of self." - Cyril Connolly

"Far more important than a good remuneration is the pride of serving one's neighbor." - Che Guevara

"Among the gifts of serving others, then, is that we ourselves find our place of belonging." - Reggie McNeal

"You can't defend the indefensible - anything you say sounds self-serving and hypocritical." - Diane Abbott

"You can only govern men by serving them. The rule is without exception." - Victor Kiam

"We have to humble ourselves and the way you do that is by serving other people." - Tim Tebow

"After serving in the Korean War, I actually started working towards a master's degree in finance." - John Cullum

"I'm an ordinary guy serving an extraordinary God - and that makes the difference." - Tim Scott

"There's nothing self-serving about what motivated me to bring 'Schindler's List' to the screen." - Steven Spielberg

"Now the only way you can serve God on earth is by serving others." - Rick Warren

"The only way you can serve God is by serving other people." - Rick Warren

"Banks can't recoup the costs of serving customers who save in small amounts and transact frequently." - Sylvia Mathews Burwell

"In addition to serving overseas, the Peace Corps' Crisis Corps Volunteers have helped their fellow Americans." - Solomon Ortiz

"The universe will always remove what is no longer serving you." - Gabrielle Bernstein

"I like serving America." - Michael T. Flynn

"The church is the gospel made visible." - Mark Dever

"The mission of the church is missions." - Oswald J. Smith

"Take away the Mass, destroy the Church." - Martin Luther

"For me, the Church is the enemy." - Al Goldstein

"The Spirit hasn't deserted the church today." - William P Leahy

"I like the aesthetics of the Church." - Andres Serrano

"Religion stands, the Church blocking the sun." - Stephen Spender

"The church is in the hope business." - John Ortberg

"To a true believer, death is but going to church: from the church below to the church above." - Augustus Toplady

"The Church is a family expecting guests." - Andy Stanley

"Love the church because Jesus loves it." - D A Carson

"A high church for the true mediocre." - Norman Mailer

"The Christian church was born in song." - Ralph P. Martin

"The living Lord leads His living church." - Russell M Nelson

"The Church is a perpetual construction site." - Henri de Lubac

"Welcome to the church of me." - Paula Cole

"There is no salvation outside the church." - Saint Augustine

"Baptism pertains to the Church alone." - Cyprian

"The adulterous connection between church and state..." - Thomas Paine

"You can't have Christ without the Church," - Pope Francis

"The black church will accept anybody." - James Mcbride

"I was raised in the church." - Kenny Rogers

"The church must always show compassion, always." - Rick Warren

"A church debt is the devil's salary." - Henry Ward Beecher

"The church has given me balance." - Jennifer Hudson

"Hey, I was raised in the church." - Cheech Marin

"The church must constantly promote dialogue." - Claudio Hummes

"Due to our consumer mindset, people are prone to jump from church to church, which weakens the church overall." - Francis Chan

"The late Rev. Peter Gomes at The Memorial Church at Harvard was a true mentor to me when I was in college. He instilled in me a commitment to service, saying that it's not enough to believe in service, or support those who serve-you ought to find a way yourself to serve. When I looked at different options after college, nobody inspired me more than the 18- and 19-year-olds who serve on the front lines of our nation's military. Serving with them in the Marines as we together served our country was the greatest honor of my life to date." - Seth Moulton

"The Church did the most when the Church was the least like the world." - G. Campbell Morgan

"I think the serving size of ice cream is when you hear the spoon hit the bottom of the container." - Brian Regan

"The state must be the first to be organized and totally committed to serving the interests of the people." - Samora Machel

"The most available example of how poetry works for a poet is yourself, and yet you'll probably be the last one to know exactly how you're serving the art and how the art is serving you." - Wendell Berry

"All the arts serving human desires and needs are derived from the breath that Godsent into the human body." - Hildegard of Bingen

"Foster and polish the warrior spirit while serving in the world; illuminate the path according to your inner light." - Morihei Ueshiba

"The entrepreneur profits to the extent he has succeeded in serving the consumers better than other people have done." - Ludwig Von Mises

"Lost in the barrage of images and self-serving analysis are the economic and social causes of the conflict." - Michel Chossudovsky

"I've gone from being one of the youngest governors to now the longest consecutive serving governor in the country." - John Engler

"The muse does not allow the praise-de-serving here to die: she enthrones him in the heavens." - Horace

"So much of life is just talk. At the end of the day, you're just serving the higher thing." - Shawnee Smith

"There aren't good roles for women: the female parts aren't developed: the women are serving the men." - Leslie Mann

"A merchant who approaches business with the idea of serving the public well has nothing to fear from the competition." - James Cash Penney

"We can't understand our calling and our vocation until we listen to the Lord... until we look upon the Lord... until we realize who it is that we're really serving. Are we serving God? Or the world?" - Mark Hart

"The coziness between church and state is good for the state and bad for the church" - Gilbert K Chesterton

"The Catholic Church was the church of the colonial fascist regime." - Samora Machel

"The military tends to be a traditional place. Traditional culture, traditional men are often attracted to serving in the military." - Tanya Biank

"Leaders goal: Understand the power of serving a leader further down the road than you because leadership is contagious." - Brian Houston

"The master who fears the choices his people will make enough to take those choices away isn't worth serving." - Brent Weeks

"A good book is a kind of paper club, serving to rouse the slumbrous and to silence the obtuse." - Edward Abbey

"The United Nations has come under the control of outlaw nations and self-serving special interest groups." - Ginny Brown-Waite

"Sin is much more than doing the wrong thing. It begins withloving, worshiping, and serving the wrong thing." - Paul David Tripp

"News is like food: it is the cooking and serving that makes it acceptable, not the material itself." - Rose Macaulay



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