99+ Best Serving God Quotes: Exclusive Selection

To serve God is to love him with all that we are, obeying, and enjoying him forever. Profoundly inspirational serving God quotes will encourage you to think a little deeper than you usually would and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Serving God Quotes

Your willingness to serve God is as important as your service to God. — Jim George

So you can’t lose serving God, and that all things work together for good. — Jim Bakker

The secret of a happy marriage is to serve God and each other. The goal of marriage is unity and oneness, as well as self-development. Paradoxically, the more we serve one another, the greater is our spiritual and emotional growth. — Ezra Taft Benson

I am not a strict constructionalist, believing that we seal our eternal progress by what we do here. It is my belief that God will save all of His children that he can: and while, if we live unrighteously here, we shall not go to the other side in the same status, so to speak, as those who lived righteously; nevertheless, the unrighteous will have their chance, and in the eons of the eternities that are to follow, they, too, may climb to the destinies to which they who are righteous and serve God, have climbed to those eternities that are to come. — J. Reuben Clark

We want to stay on the straight and narrow path and serve God, yet we continue a practice that often pulls us in the wrong direction. — Joshua Harris

Faithful servants never retire. You can retire from your career, but you will never retire from serving God. — Rick Warren

The only way you can serve God is by serving other people. — Rick Warren

Sometimes we need a personal crisis to reinforce in our minds what we really value and cherish. The scriptures are filled with examples of people facing crises before learning how to better serve God and others. Perhaps if you, too, search your hearts and courageously assess the priorities in your life, you may discover, as I did, that you need a better balance among your priorities. — M. Russell Ballard

We’ll never know whether something new and wonderful is possible unless we try. Let’s scratch our heads, stretch our minds, be adventurous! Serve God with boldness, and who knows what wonders the Lord may work? — Jimmy Carter

Devotion to God is studying him in every aspect; serving God is teaching what you know of Him to others. — Reshad Feild

To serve God, to love God, to enjoy God, is the sweetest freedom in the world. — Thomas F. Wilson

Don’t let any opportunity lead you away from serving God. That’s a price that’s too high to pay. — George Foreman

He that serves God for Money, will serve the Devil for better Wages. — Roger L’Estrange

How utterly terrible is the current idea that Christians can serve God at their own convenience. — Aiden Wilson Tozer

Do you serve God or do you serve your feelings? Believe the Word of God over and above your feelings. — Joyce Meyer

Great occasions for serving God come seldom, but little ones surround us daily. — Saint Francis de Sales

It is only serving God that is doing immortal work; it is only living for Christ that is living at all. — Charles Spurgeon

God’s people cannot be shamed into serving God; they need to be challenged. — Jack Hyles

If you allow one little sin to creep into your life, and think it doesn’t matter, it will grow and grow until it affects your whole spiritual life, deflecting you from your primary aim of serving God. — Angus Buchan

So many times we say that we can’t serve God because we aren’t whatever is needed. We’re not talented enough or smart enough or whatever. But if you are in covenant with Jesus Christ, He is responsible for covering your weaknesses, for being your strength. He will give you His abilities for your disabilities! — Kay Arthur

Serving God is doing good to man, but praying is thought an easier service and therefore more generally chosen. — Benjamin Franklin

The highest act of love is the giving of the best gift, and, if necessary, at the greatest cost, to the least deserving. That’s what God did. At the loss of His Son’s life to the totally undeserving, God gave the best gift – the display of the glory of Christ who is the image of God. — John Piper

It is impossible to serve God without serving one another. — Alistair Begg

It is within my power either to serve God or not to serve Him. Serving Him, I add to my own good and the good of the whole world. Not serving Him, I forfeit my own good and deprive the world of that good, which was in my power to create. — Leo Tolstoy

Serving God – what more beautiful thing is there to do! The only real joy is to be a servant of God, and that means being awake all the time to the needs of the moment…. We cannot have any preconceived ideas of what service means. We never know from one moment to the next, what will be asked of us. — Reshad Feild

…we are quick to rationalize our entertainment and priorities yet are slow to commit to serving God. — Francis Chan

Leadership is the art of serving God by helping His people become more like His Son through the indefatigable pursuit of His vision and values. — George Barna

Since God is the one who calls people to their work, the worker becomes a steward who serves God. — Leland Ryken

The institution of marriage works better when there’s a spiritual connection. If you’re marrying just for the sake of the woman, then you may lose interest in each other very soon. When we marry in the interest of the Holy Spirit with the intention of serving God and humanity, then it gives a much larger perspective. — A. R. Rahman

It is by serving God and others that we store up heavenly treasures. Everyone gains; no one loses. — Randy Alcorn

The Hebrews have a saying that God is more delighted in adverbs than in nouns; it is not so much the matter that is done, but the matter how it is done, that God minds. Not how much, but how well! It is the well-doing that meets with a well-done. Let us therefore serve God, not nominally or verbally, but adverbially. — Ralph Venning

If we wish to serve God and love our neighbor well, we must manifest our joy in the service we render to Him and them. Let us open wide our hearts. It is joy which invites us. Press forward and fear nothing. — Katharine Drexel

Throughout Jesus’ ministry, He took time away from the crowds and even His disciples to pray by Himself. Jesus modeled the importance of not only serving God with our actions but of being still and drawing close to God to renew our souls. — David Jeremiah

God gets me into a relationship with Himself whereby I understand His call, then I do things out of sheer love for Him on my own account. To serve God is the deliberate love-gift of a nature that has heard the call of God. — Oswald Chambers

Humility does not disturb or disquiet or agitate, however great it may be; it comes with peace, delight, and calm. . . . The pain of genuine humility doesn’t agitate or afflict the soul; rather, this humility expands it and enables it to serve God more. — Teresa of Avila

In Benedictine spirituality, work is what we do to continue what God wanted done….God goes on creating through us. Consequently a life spent serving God must be a life spent giving to others what we have been given. — Joan D. Chittister

One of the greatest rewards that we ever receive for serving God is the permission to do still more for Him. — Charles Spurgeon

Serve God and live; serve these other gods and died. — Billy Graham

We don’t serve God to gain His acceptance; we are accepted so we serve God. We don’t follow Him in order to be loved; we are loved so we follow Him. — Neil T Anderson

An ounce of cheerfulness is worth a pound of sadness to serve God with. — Thomas Fuller

God takes that which is nothing and makes something out of it. When you become a Christian, you cannot patch your Christianity onto your old life. You are to start over. Accept God’s call as a promotion. Burn the old bridges and fix it so you cannot go back ; then serve God with all your heart. — Aiden Wilson Tozer

We need to remember the purpose of our service to one another. If it were only to accomplish some part of His work, God could dispatch ‘legions of angels.’ . . . But that would not achieve the purpose of the service He has prescribed. We serve God and our fellowmen in order to become the kind of children who can return to live with our heavenly parents. — Dallin H. Oaks

He who does not serve God where he is would not serve God anywhere else. — Charles Spurgeon

Every man naturally desires knowledge; but what good is knowledge without fear of God? Indeed a humble rustic who serves God is better than a proud intellectual who neglects his soul to study the course of the stars. — Thomas a Kempis

Being ‘poor in spirit’ (a Christian virtue) means being detached from things – being able to possess goods without being possessed by them. It meansputting people ahead of possessions – and seeing material things only as instruments for serving God and the needs of others. — James Stenson

The visionary who is serving God ceases to live for personal ambitions, but rather for God’s ambitions. — George Barna

There are two kinds of people one can call reasonable: those who serve God with all their heart because they know him, and those who seek him with all their heart because they do not know him. — Blaise Pascal

Martyrdom does not consist only in dying for one’s faith. Martyrdom also consists in serving God with love and purity of heart every day of one’s life — St. Jerome

Serve God, and God will take care of you. Submit to His will, trust in His grace, and resign yourself into His hands with the assurance that the Lord is well pleased with those that hope in His mercy. — Gardiner Spring

I’m only here on Earth to serve God. I never had a career. I don’t care about commercialism. I have a ministry and I’ll fight for the ministry. — Larry Norman

It is futile for us to try to serve God without the power of the Holy Spirit. Talent, training, and experience cannot take the place of the power of the Spirit. — Warren W. Wiersbe

Christianity is hard when we try to serve God in man’s way instead of serving God in God’s way. — Aiden Wilson Tozer

Ye cannot serve God and mammon. — Matthew McConaughey

What is it to serve God and to do His will? Nothing else than to show mercy to our neighbor. For it is our own neighbor who needs our service; God in heaven needs it not. — Martin Luther

Anything that doesn’t lead us to that – to better know and serve God – is a waste of time. — Charles de Foucauld

True religion is when you serve God to get nothing else but more of God. — J. D. Greear

True leadership is serving God and not looking for the glory that might come from it. You don’t do it for the glory or personal benefit but for God’s glory. You don’t take credit for anything that is done, but praise God for everything that He has done through you. — Vonette Bright

We shall never want to serve God in our real and secret hearts if He looms in our subconscious mind as an arbitrary Dictator or a Spoil-sport, or as one who takes advantage of His position to make us poor mortals feel guilty and afraid. We have not only to be impressed by the size and unlimited power of God, we have to be moved to genuine admiration, respect, and affection, if we are ever to worship Him. — John Bertram Phillips

He who serves God with what costs him nothing, will do very little service, you may depend on it. — Susan Warner

Thats what I love about serving God. In His eyes, there are no little people…because there are no big people. We are all on the same playing field — Joni Eareckson Tada

The soul of one who serves God always swims in joy, always keeps holiday, is always in her palace of jubilation, ever singing with fresh ardor and fresh pleasure a new song of joy and love. — John of the Cross

Serve God with integrity, and if you achieve no success, at least no sin will lie upon your conscience. — Charles Spurgeon

One of the principal rules of religion is, to lose no occasion of serving God. And, since he is invisible to our eyes, we are to serve him in our neighbour; which he receives as if done to himself in person, standing visibly before us. — John Wesley

I believe it’s easy to serve God if we learn to hear from Him before we struggle to do things for Him that He never asked us to do. — Joyce Meyer

Ultimately you are doing what you do for one of two reasons: to serve oneself or to serve God. There is enough time in every day to do God’s work…in God’s way. — Theodore Wilhelm Engstrom

I did nothing to deserve God’s love; in fact, I was living as an orphan, without hope. Yet God chose to pursue a relationship with me, and through the death of his son Jesus, I was adopted into God’s family. — Steven Curtis Chapman

But these dear boys and girls–there is, something to be made out of them. If now they yield themselves to Christ they may have a long, happy, and holy day before them in which they may serve God with all then hearts. Who knows what glory God may have of them? Heathen lands may call them blessed. Whole nations may be enlightened by them. O brethren and sisters, let us estimate children at their true valuation, and we shall not keep them back, but we shall be eager to lead them to Jesus at once. — Charles Spurgeon

Church was never intended to be a place where we serve God to the exclusion of meeting with Him. — James MacDonald

Lukewarm people will serve God and others, but there are limits to how far they will go or how much time, money, and energy they are willing to give. — Francis Chan

Whenever you serve others in any way, you are actually serving God. — Rick Warren

… there is one primary purpose of a Christian’s business: to serve God. — Larry Burkett

Serving God doesn’t mean we’ll no longer have difficulties. We’re still on the battlefield, but we don’t have to fight alone. — Joyce Meyer

We serve God by serving our fellow man; kids are suffering from malnutrition. People are going to the fields hungry. If you are a Christian, we are tired of being mistreated. — Fannie Lou Hamer

It is serving God and others persistently with full heart and soul that turns testimony of truth into unbreakable spiritual strength. — Henry B. Eyring

True religion is when you serve God to get nothing else but more of God. Many people use religion as a way of getting something else from God they want-blessings, rewards, even escape from judgement. This is wearisome to us, and to God. But when God is His own reward, Christianity becomes thrilling. Sacrifice becomes joy. — J. D. Greear

Man is a fallen star till he is right with heaven: he is out of order with himself and all around him till he occupies his true place in relation to God. When he serves God, he has reached that point where he doth serve himself best, and enjoys himself most. It is man’s honour, it is man’s joy, it is man’s heaven, to live unto God. — Charles Spurgeon

Only when we’re thoroughly convinced that the Christian life is entirely of grace are we able to serve God out of a grateful and loving heart. — Jerry Bridges

God is present in every Jiva; there is no other God besides that. Who serves Jiva serves God indeed. — Swami Vivekananda

Selfishness is when we pursue gain at the expense of others. But God doesn’t have a limited number of treasures to distribute. When you store up treasures for yourself in heaven, it doesn’t reduce the treasures available to others. In fact, it is by serving God and others that we store up heavenly treasures. Everyone gains; no one loses. — Randy Alcorn

Let us live not only to serve God ourselves; let us live to help our children and their children live for God. — Dillon Burroughs

We are foolish to expect to serve God without opposition: the more zealous we are, the more sure are we to be assailed… Glory be to God, we know the end of the war. The great dragon shall be cast out and for ever destroyed, while Jesus and they who are with him shall receive the crown. Let us sharpen our swords to-night, and pray the Holy Spirit to nerve our arms for the conflict. Never battle so important, never crown so glorious. Every man to his post, ye warriors of the cross, and may the Lord tread Satan under your feet shortly! — Charles Spurgeon

Take care of your health, that it may serve you to serve God. — Saint Francis de Sales

Thank God we don’t serve God with our feelings, otherwise I don’t know where I would be. – Pray for me. — Mother Teresa

Each day is precious when we consider what we can do to serve God and His Kingdom. — Elizabeth George

Zounds! sir, you are one of those that will not serve God if the devil bid you. — William Shakespeare

God loves each of us as if there were only one of us. — Saint Augustine

Those who serve God in vocational ministry must learn to trust Him for their daily needs before they can encourage others to do so. — Max Anders

You are as much serving God in looking after your own children, & training them up in God’s fear, & minding the house, & making your household a church for God, as you would be if you had been called to lead an army to battle for the Lord of hosts. — Charles Spurgeon

Love God, serve God; everything is in that. — Clare of Assisi

I never thought it would be easy to serve God, she said. I just didn’t think it would be this hard. — Frank Herbert

A good decision is our will to do everything we can within our power. It means to serve God with all we’ve got, be it little or much. Every person can do that. — Soren Kierkegaard

Most of us use ‘I’m waiting for God to reveal His calling on my life’ as a means of avoiding action. Did you hear God calling you to sit in front of the television yesterday? Or to go on your last vacation? Or exercise this morning? Probably not, but you still did it. The point isn’t that vacations or exercise are wrong, but that we are quick to rationalize our entertainment and priorities yet are slow to commit to serving God. — Francis Chan

No life can surpass that of a man who quietly continues to serve God in the place where providence has placed him. — Charles Spurgeon

A man does not serve God when he prays, for it is himself he is trying to serve — Thomas Paine

I do not know how to love God except by loving the poor. I do not know how to serve God except by serving the poor…. Here, within this great city of nine million people, we must, in this neighborhood, on this street, in this parish, regain a sense of community which is the basis for peace in the world. — Dorothy Day

Miracles, or those extraordinary manifestations of the power of god, are not for the unbeliever; they are to console the Saints, and to strengthen and confirm the faith of those who love, fear, and serve God. — Brigham Young

It’s a weak faith that only serves God in times of blessing. The book of Job teaches us that true faith, genuine faith, great faith is revealed only when we serve and trust God in the hard times, the times of suffering, loss, and opposition. That’s the kind of faith that makes the world sit up and take notice. — Ray Stedman

I serve God, and my purpose is to please Him, and if God be for you, who can be against you? — Benjamin Carson

I long for nothing more earnestly than to serve God with all my might. — Charles Spurgeon

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