David Platt Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old David Platt quotes, David Platt sayings, and David Platt proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

It's important to realize that we adopt not because we are rescuers. No. We adopt because we are rescued. David Platt
A materialistic world will not be won to Christ by a materialistic church. David Platt
Salvation has absolutely nothing to do with human merit and absolutely everything to do with divine mercy. David Platt
Orphans are easier to ignore before you know their names. They are easier to ignore before you see their faces. It is easier to pretend they're not real before you hold them in your arms, but once you do, everything changes. David Platt
Superficial religion consists of merely believing certain truths and doing certain things....such superficial religion is rampant in the world today. David Platt
Our possessions can be deadly. They can be subtly deadly. David Platt
Don't underestimate what God can do with ordinary people. David Platt
The primary reward of the gospel - God himself. David Platt
The Life of Christ determines everything about us. David Platt
We email, Facebook, tweet and text with people who are going to spend eternity in either heaven or hell. Our lives are too short to waste on mere temporal conversations when massive eternal realities hang in the balance. Just as you and I have no guarantee that we will live through the day, the people around us are not guaranteed tomorrow either. So let's be intentional about sewing the threads of the gospel into the fabric of our conversations every day, knowing that it will not always be easy, yet believing that eternity will always be worth it. David Platt
The sovereignty of God is the only foundation for worship in the midst of tragedy. David Platt
The term jigsaw puzzle really came to prominence from 1880 when the previous name dissected puzzle was changed following the invention of the treadle jigsaw. David Platt
In 1880, Victorian craftsmen began acting on impulse, cutting recognizable shapes into their puzzles. David Platt
Because puzzles with such shapes were cut and added at the whim of the cutter, they became known as 'whimsies'. David Platt
Cardboard puzzles were first introduced from the 1880's but were mainly for children. David Platt
Puzzles for adults only became popular from the turn of the 20th century. David Platt
Salvation now consists of a deep wrestling in our souls with the sinfulness of our hearts, the depth of our depravity, and the desperation of our need for his grace. David Platt