Hunger For God Quotes by Mother Teresa, Mahatma Gandhi, Jentezen Franklin, Michael Card, John Piper, Eugene H. Peterson and many others.
People are hungry for something more beautiful, for something greater than people round about can give. There is a great hunger for God in the world today. Everywhere there is much suffering, but there is also great hunger for God and love for each other.
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
When you are hunger for God, He will fill you.
A hunger for beauty is at its heart a hunger for God.
The greatest enemy of hunger for God is not poison but apple pie. It is not the banquet of the wicked that dulls our appetite for heaven, but endless nibbling at the table of the world. It is not the X-rated video, but the prime-time dribble of triviality we drink in every night.
Worship does not satisfy our hunger for God; it whets our appetite.
We can cure physical diseases with medicine, but the only cure for loneliness, despair, and hopelessness is love. There are many in the world who are dying for a piece of bread, but there are many more dying for a little love.
If you don’t feel strong desires for the manifestation of the glory of God, it is not because you have drunk deeply and are satisfied. It is because you have nibbled so long at the table of the world. Your soul is stuffed with small things, and there is no room for the great.
The key to Christian living is a thirst and hunger for God. And one of the main reasons people do not understand or experience the sovereignty of grace and the way it works through the awakening of sovereign joy is that their hunger and thirst for God is so small.
The only Christian you want to listen to is the one who gives you more of a hunger for God.
The poverty in the West is a different kind of povertyвЂ”it is not only a poverty of loneliness but also of spirituality. ThereвЂ™s a hunger for love, as there is a hunger for God.