David Jeremiah Quotes

David Jeremiah is the founder of Turning Point Ministries and pastor of Shadow Mountain Community Church. He has written many books and here are some of David Jeremiah's quotes.



We must trust God with what we can't control.

David Jeremiah


Storms are not punishment for lack of obedience; oftentimes they are the result of obedience!

David Jeremiah


My study of prophecy convinces me that God intends knowledge of future events to help us "occupy" with a sense of urgency until the Lord returns.

David Jeremiah


If you have put your faith in Christ and have spent significant time in the Word of God, the tough times can be like a magnet that draws you to the Lord Jesus.

David Jeremiah


Nothing is going to happen - ever - that will catch Jesus Christ by surprise. 

David Jeremiah


God has a habit of using people, their gifts, and their resources to carry out His plans. In fact, we were created to be God’s deputies, doing His work on earth.” 

David Jeremiah


We can find ourselves in the middle of God’s perfect will and in the middle of a perfect storm at the same time!

David Jeremiah


What He said He would do He always did, and the things we already see fulfilled in His Word simply remind us that what He said about the future will take place just as surely.

David Jeremiah


How powerful is the influence of a mother! The bond between mother and child seems to be God-designed, the perfect union of potential and the power to make it spring forth.

David Jeremiah


The simple, daily influences of prayer, persuasion, and promoting of godly values are the most powerful tools a mother can use to unleash the potential of her children.

David Jeremiah


Although there is validity, I believe, in leaving a church where the leadership consistently presents false doctrine, I also see people who are offended by one remark from the pulpit or one perceived hurt flit to the next church to look for fault there.

David Jeremiah


When I put God first, God takes care of me and energizes me to do what really needs to be done.

David Jeremiah


Jesus tells us to keep our eyes open so we are not fooled by the signs indicating that the End Times are near. As we get closer to the End Times, many people are going to claim to be the Messiah and claim to have the answers for a troubled world.

David Jeremiah


As we get closer to the End Times, there will be more and more famine. There will also be an increase in earthquakes and natural disasters. Christ also spoke of pestilence: the spread of new diseases. Our world will experience a spate of tragic new diseases that we will be unable to control.

David Jeremiah


If you have put your faith in Christ and have spent significant time in the Word of God, the tough times can be like a magnet that draws you to the Lord Jesus.

David Jeremiah


Darkness does something to a place, doesn’t it? It distorts. It becomes a canvas for the imagination. The good news is that shadows are only the deflection of light. They can frighten, but they can do no harm.

David Jeremiah


It is God’s omnipotence, His consuming holiness, and His right to judge that make Him worthy to be feared.

David Jeremiah


Trust is an act of the mind, while obedience is an act of the hands and feet.

David Jeremiah


Every child is created uniquely by God. God puts a certain formula in the heart of every child. And it is the parents' challenge to figure out the combination. We need to spend time studying, looking, listening, and observing.

David Jeremiah


Christ will come again. But we must look to Scripture, not human thought, for our guide to preparing.

David Jeremiah


The word judgment carries negative overtones for a good many people in our liberal and post-liberal world.

David Jeremiah


Prayer is the only way to maintain a constant state of dependence on God.

David Jeremiah


Money means a lot of different things; it is much more than it appears to be. It is God’s greatest rival. 

David Jeremiah


If you can’t love people you will begin to love money. It will never hurt your feelings or challenge your motives, but neither will it ever respond to you—because it is dead..

David Jeremiah


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