Favorite Quotes

In the quotes that appear on this page, “trust” was at the core of us learning to find the strength to endure through the journey of pain and suffering as well as life in general. Jan and I have had the opportunity to read a book written by Brennan Manning titled “Ruthless Trust”. As we have traveled through the journey of pain and suffering and have learned the value of endurance, so much of it began with one word: “trust”.

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Quotes about Trust

  • “The most urgent need in your life is to trust what you have received.“ -Brennan Manning

  • “The challenge to actually trust God forced me to deconstruct what I’ve spent my life constructing, to stop clenching what I was so afraid of losing, to question my personal investment in every word I had ever written or spoken about Jesus Christ and fearlessly to ask myself if I trusted him.“ –Brennan Manning

  • “The heart converted from mistrust to trust in the irreversible forgiveness of Jesus Christ is redeemed from the corrosive power of fear!” -Brennan Manning

  • “The decisive (or what I call the second) conversion from mistrust to trust—a conversion that must be renewed daily—is the moment of sovereign deliverance from the warehouse of worry.” -Brennan Manning

  • “Take you human feelings, multiply them exponentially into infinity, and you will have a hint of the love of God revealed by and in Jesus Christ.” -Brennan Manning

  • “With a strong affirmation of our goodness and a gentle understanding of our weaknesses, God is loving you and me just as we are and not as we should be. ” -Brennan Manning

  • “There is nothing any of us can do to increase His love for us and nothing we can do to diminish it.” -Brennan Manning

  • “Wallowing in shame, remorse, self-hatred and guilt are real or imagined failings in our past lives betrays a trust in the love of God. It shows that we have not accepted the acceptance of Jesus Christ and thus have rejected the total sufficiency of His redeeming work!“ -Brennan Manning

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