90+ Adrian Rogers Quotes and Sayings to Inspire You

Adrian Rogers, a revered preacher and Christian leader, was known for his deep commitment to the Word of God and evangelistic passion.

Over five decades, he consistently spread Jesus Christ’s teachings with conviction and compassion.

Rogers valued his relationship with Jesus Christ, his wife Joyce, their four children, nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

He led Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis, seeing its membership surge from 9,000 in 1972 to 29,000 by 2005.

Adrian Rogers

He also served thrice as president of the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination globally.

In 1987, he founded Love Worth Finding Ministries, a global broadcast ministry. Honored by the National Religious Broadcasters in 2003, he also interacted with five U.S. presidents and preached internationally.

Furthermore, he established the Adrian Rogers Pastor Training Institute. Rogers passed away in November 2005, leaving a lasting global legacy.

Here is a collection of the best quotes by Adrian Rogers.

Best Adrian Rogers Quotes


A faith that hasn’t been tested can’t be trusted. ~ Adrian Rogers.


God grades on the Cross not on the curve. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You can’t really live until you are no longer afraid to die. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Has it ever occurred to you that nothing occurs to God? ~ Adrian Rogers.

Salvation is not a plan; it’s a Man. ~ Adrian Rogers.

As Christians, we are to be newsboys and not editors of the gospel. ~ Adrian Rogers.

A thorn in the flesh is nothing compared to a thorn in the conscience. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Knowledge comes from looking around; wisdom comes from looking up. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Never let the things money can buy, rob you of the things money can’t buy. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I am the visible part of the invisible Christ. He is the invisible part of the visible me. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I would rather stand alone in the light of truth than in the crowd filled with error. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Don’t let a little sin in; all hell will break loose. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Anything you love more, fear more, serve more, or value more than God is your idol. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Top Adrian Rogers Quotes

It’s about time we stopped buying things we don’t need with money we don’t have to impress people we don’t like. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Men throw broken things away, but God never uses anything until he first breaks it. ~ Adrian Rogers.

We ought to be living as if Jesus died yesterday, rose this morning, and is coming back this afternoon. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Come to Jesus. Come to Jesus. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The worst form of badness is human goodness when human goodness becomes a substitute for the new birth. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Holiness is not the way to Christ. Christ is the way to holiness. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Leave the woodpile higher than you found it. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The Church is not a showboat; it’s a battleship. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Inspirational Adrian Rogers Quotes

It doesn’t matter if you please the whole world and don’t please Jesus. But if you please Jesus, it doesn’t matter whom you displease. ~ Adrian Rogers.

If I put things between me and Christ, it is idolatry. If I put Christ between me and things, it is victory! ~ Adrian Rogers.

Unhappiness comes from mirrors. Happiness comes from windows. ~ Adrian Rogers.

We’re to love people and use things, not love things and use people. ~ Adrian Rogers.

If Satan can’t make you bad, he’ll make you busy. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I feel sorry for people who do not have a Bible to lean on. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Sin is not just breaking God’s laws; it is breaking His heart. ~ Adrian Rogers.

To be almost saved is to be totally lost. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I’m not always what I think I am, but I am what I think. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Famous Adrian Rogers Quotes

Our great need is to discover that Jesus is all we need. ~ Adrian Rogers.

What one person receives without working for, another person must work for without receiving. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Prayer can do anything God can do and God can do anything! ~ Adrian Rogers.

You are not saved by the plan of salvation. You are saved by the man of salvation. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Death is just a comma to a Christian, not a period. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Pray and doubt; you’ll do without. Pray and believe; you will receive. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Study the Bible to know about God. Obey the Bible to really know God. ~ Adrian Rogers.


Men study science as god not the God of science. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You are free to choose. You are not free not to choose. No choice is a choice. You are free to choose but you are not free to choose the consequences of that choice. ~ Adrian Rogers.

God is never in a hurry, but God is never late. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Faith believes in spite of the circumstances and acts in spite of the consequences. ~ Adrian Rogers.

God prefers fruits of the spirit over religious nuts. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The doors of opportunity swing on the hinges of opposition! ~ Adrian Rogers.

Never give the devil a ride! He will always want to drive! ~ Adrian Rogers.

Much of God’s will for your life is already found in the Bible. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Satan wants to cripple me and then blame me for limping. ~ Adrian Rogers.

If your religion has not changed your life, you’d better change your religion. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You cannot obey God without your obedience spilling out in a blessing to all those around you. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The church is not the way to heaven; the church is the sign that points to heaven. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Forgiveness is not an emotion; it’s a choice. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Unique Adrian Rogers Quotes

Hell was created for the devil and his angels. If you go, you are an intruder. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The man molds the idol and then the idol molds the man. ~ Adrian Rogers.

God doesn’t need us to give Him our money. He owns everything. Tithing is God’s way to grow Christians. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The weakest ink is better than the best memory. Study with pen in hand. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You can save a lot of time waiting on God. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Some people brighten up a room just by leaving it. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Scriptural hope is not wishful thinking. It’s rock-solid assurance! ~ Adrian Rogers.

Anything with no head is dead, and anything with two heads is a freak. ~ Adrian Rogers.

A healthy person can accept criticism. ~ Adrian Rogers.

A church is an incubator, a nursery, a grade school. You start where people are and move them to where they need to be. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I know personally the transforming power of the Word of God-it’s changed my life. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Your character is the harvest of your habits. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Inspiring Adrian Rogers Quotes

Light refused increases darkness. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You cannot legislate the poor into freedom by legislating the wealthy out of freedom. ~ Adrian Rogers.

And the Bible is not primarily a book of history. It is His story, the story of God. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Grace is God’s acceptance of us. Faith is our acceptance of God accepting us. ~ Adrian Rogers.

God doesn’t just love all of us. He loves each of us. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You can trust the Bible. You will never be a great Christian until you come to the unshakable conviction that the Bible is the Word of God. ~ Adrian Rogers.

When you educate without the Holy Spirit, you only get a clever devil. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I’m a nobody telling everybody about Somebody who can save anybody. ~ Adrian Rogers.

It is more important to influence people than to impress them. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Profound Adrian Rogers Quotes

There is no promise God cannot keep, no prayer God will not answer, and no problem too hard for Him to solve. ~ Adrian Rogers.


Let go of this world and take hold of God with both hands. ~ Adrian Rogers.

God only wants for us what we would want for ourselves if we were smart enough to want it. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I wouldn’t trust the best fifteen minutes I ever lived to get me into heaven. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You can’t sweeten the well by painting the pump. ~ Adrian Rogers.

I may be a nut, but I’m fastened to a good bolt, the Lord Jesus Christ. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Two words that will change your life…. Yes Lord! ~ Adrian Rogers.

The heart of the human problem is the problem of the human heart. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Give God what’s right, not what’s left! ~ Adrian Rogers.

Don’t make decisions by majority vote. The majority is almost always wrong. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Thoughtful Adrian Rogers Quotes

The Word of the Lord endures forever. The Bible is to judge us; we’re not to judge the Bible. ~ Adrian Rogers.

Christianity is not a legal relationship; it is a love relationship. ~ Adrian Rogers.

God does not flunk any of His children. He just re-enrolls them. ~ Adrian Rogers.


Everybody needs a hero. Jesus is mine. ~ Adrian Rogers.

It’s what you sow that multiplies, not what you keep in the barn. ~ Adrian Rogers.

The same Jesus Who turned water into wine can transform your home, your life, your family, and your future. He is still in the miracle-working business, and His business is the business of transformation. ~ Adrian Rogers.

If you take part of the truth, and try to make that part of the truth, all of the truth, then that part of the truth becomes an untruth. ~ Adrian Rogers.

It is better to be divided by truth than to be united in error. It is better to speak the truth that hurts and then heals, than falsehood that comforts and then kills. ~ Adrian Rogers.

If you make your decisions based on comfort, before long you will be uncomfortable. ~ Adrian Rogers.

You can’t just tip your hat to Jesus; you must bow your knee. ~ Adrian Rogers.

A scar is a wound that has healed. We need to bring our wounds to Jesus, let Him heal them, and use our scars for Jesus. Our scars may be our greatest ministry. ~ Adrian Rogers.

So these were the 92 top Adrian Rogers quotes on life, faith, prayer, hope, forgiveness, heaven and Christianity.

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