Popular T. D. Jakes Quotes

One of the great healing balms of the Holy Spirit is forgiveness. To forgive is to break the link between you and your past.


You can wreck your future running from your past.


Forgiveness is about empowering yourself, rather than empowering your past.


Worship strengthens you. It gives you a sense of God’s presence and ultimately His protection and provision.


We have a tendency to want the other person to be a finished product while we give ourselves the grace to evolve.


God gives you the resources for success. But it is up to you to recognize them and use them to their fullest.


God is a businessman. He is not going to do business with someone who shows no sign of potential return. He invests in people who demonstrate an ability to handle what He has given them.


God will give you anything as long as you understand that he is the primary and not the secondary.


I’ll give you some symptoms of a sign that your faith is deteriorating-whenever you face all of your problems and you trust only your plans to get you out-it is a sign that your faith is deteriorating.


My first church had seven members in it, and I have to remember, the rent was $225 a month and I worked for Union Carbide and took the check I made from work to pay for the rent to keep the church open.


Church only benefits you when you participate in the presence of God.


The New Birth church is a church unto itself who has a board and it has a membership. How they choose to handle their leadership issues it’s not something that we can control regardless of which side you stay on that issue. It is their church issue and their responsibility and their response. And I’m saying what I always said that we should just keep on praying for the New Birth church family.


You don’t have to be in church service to worship, you can be in your own home. You enhance your spirituality, through the instrument of worship, when you really connect with the invisible, almighty God.


A church that focuses on the external has lost its passion for souls.


You are just one idea away from what you sow in your brains, in your prophecies that God spoke over your life. You’re one idea away. You are not waiting on God – God is waiting on you! I’m sorry, I didn’t mean to go on and on about that. I have this stuff in me and I have no place to release it to you because sometimes church people are so spiritual they make me nauseous, because they expect God to do everything.


You cannot be a Big person with a Small heart