36 Christian Words of Encouragement

Every so often we may start to wander off the path. Having some words of encouragement to share will help to place things back in perspective. The following listing of Christmas words of encouragement serve as great examples to the types of positive messages that can be shared with others to encourage them to make change or move forward with reaching a personal goal.

A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.

Because he bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath.

But God, in his infinite skill, blends all things in our lives and cooks them in the oven of adversity. One day we shall be able to see them fully transformed. Then we can taste that they are good. For now, we must believe it.

Character is what a man is in the dark.

Come near to God and He will come near to you.

Don’t be too busy to notice what God is doing around you.

Don’t mistake God’s patience for His absence. His timing is perfect and His presence is constant. He’s always with you.

Down in their hearts, wise men know this truth: the only way to help yourself is to help others.

Even when I hear nothing, I rest in knowing he hears me.

Faith in God include Faith in His timing.

Faith is deliberate confidence in the character of God whose ways you may not understand at the time.

For every set back, God has a major come back.

God loves you more in a moment than anyone could in a lifetime.

God never uses anyone greatly until he tests them deeply.

God requires our obedience before our understanding.

God uses rescued people to rescue people.

He loves us not because we are all lovable but because he is love.

I do not at all understand the mystery of grace, only that it meets us where we are but does not leave us where it found us.

If you ever wonder why bad things happen to good people, it’s because God knows they are capable of handling it.

In this world you will have trouble, but take heart, I have overcome the world.

I’ve read the last page of the Bible. It’s all going to turn out all right.

My chains are gone, I’ve been set free. My God, My Savior has ransomed me and like a flood, His mercy rains unending love Amazing Grace.

My life is too short not to love the story God has for me.

My worth is in Jesus, not the opinions of People.

Never retaliate when people say unkind things about you. Pay them back with a blessing and God will bless you.

Nothing happen to any man which he is not formed by nature to bear.

Outside of the will of God there is nothing I want. And in the will of God there is nothing I fear.

Patience is not the ability to wait but how you act while you’re waiting.

Talent develops in quiet. Character in the torrent of the world.

The best way to love is to find God.

The moment you asked for forgiveness, God forgave you. Not do your part and leave the guilt behind.

The most wasted day of all is that in which we have not laughed.

There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.

There is no such thing as instant spiritual transformation. It is an ongoing process of ever increasing glory. Our character is transformed little by little, a bit at a time.

To fall in love with God is the greatest of all romances; to seek him, the greatest of all adventure; to find him, the greatest human achievement.

Worry sees problems but Faith sees the God who can handle problems.

One of the most controversial topics among individuals are their views on evolution versus creationism. Over the span of four decades, beliefs have slightly shifted to the belief structure that humans evolved with God taking no part in the process. More support has been lost over the decades, shifting away from the mindset that God created humans in their present form more than 10,000 years ago. To look more at the breakdown of beliefs in America, the below infographic provides an array of statistical data to review.

Evolution vs Creationism Viewpoints