Some of my favorite quotes from Chapter 10 That All May See Your Progress of
"when it comes to sanctification, it’s more important where you’re going than where you are."
"An honest, discerning friend is often more accurate than we are in assessing our relative spiritual health."
"It’s normal to feel less holy as you become more holy."
"those most eager to be holy are often most susceptible to judgmentalism and arrogance."
Andrew Murray: “There is no pride so dangerous, none so subtle and insidious, as the pride of holiness.”
Thomas Brooks put it, quite vividly, “Repentance is the vomit of the soul.”
"Robert Murray M’Cheyne, a nineteenth-century Scottish preacher who died at the age of twenty-nine. In fact, of all the sentences outside the Bible, I’ve probably repeated this one more than any other: “the greatest need of my people is my own holiness.”
'a dying world needs you to be with God more than it needs you to be “with it.”'
from The Hole in our Holiness by Kevin DeYoung