Jim Bakker Quotes


Why should I apologize because God throws in crystal chandeliers mahogany floors and the best construction in the world?

I started out by believing God for a newer car than the one I was driving. I started out believing God for a nicer apartment than I had. Then I moved up.

You can't fake it when you're alone with God you know.

But when you come to Heritage USA remember to bring your Bible and your VISA card - because the Bible is the Holy Truth and God doesnt take American Express

So you can't lose serving God and that all things work together for good.

My dream became bigger and bigger. And the box got bigger than the message than the Gospel.

The box got bigger the outside the buildings. And all that we were doing. I had to raise about $1 million every two days just to stay alive.

Oh I was never a businessman. I was a visionary a dreamer.

Most of you are so young you dont know who I am and thats good.

You know I try not to look back because looking forward is so much better than looking backward.

They've all been through bad things. So bad things happen to people. They happen to all the great men of God.

When you put your total faith in God no matter what happens to a person who's a true believer if you die you know you're going to heaven to be with God.

They put chains on me; they chained my waist my legs. Put me in the back of a squad car and I literally blacked out. I didn't even - there's whole pieces missing.

It's not listed in the Bible but my spiritual gift my specific calling from God is to be a television talk-show host.

It was dripping and you know and there was a whole line of cameras and microphones. I felt like - you remember the honor guards only it was a dishonor guard.

God doesn't want his people to go second-class.

When we complain we remain. When we whine we stay behind. When we praise we raise.

I don't know examination I guess. And then they put the jump suit back on me again. I went through the compound - I remember somebody shouting Jim don't let them break you.

I called the doctor during writing the book the psychiatrist who treated me at that time Dr. Jackson. And I said Dr. Jackson whole pieces are missing. I don't understand what happened to me.

To try to raise a son from inside the prison walls is a very difficult thing. But I want to say to the world my son at 16 was the one who tried the most to get me out of prison.

God's forgiveness is the only thing. And well I take full responsibility for the adultery. It was my fault and you know no matter what went on the man has to take responsibility; and I do.

And God knows I needed to be forgiven. So I had to forgive everybody. And then God - as I read in the word you're supposed to pray for your enemies. Try that one on

I feel like God has forgiven me of so much that I will forgive everyone who has hurt us

When I first went to prison I was even questioning where God where are you?

In the book of Colossians it talks about that because of what Christ did we are pure. We are without judgment on ourselves. And only through him can we do something like this.

As I see with Lori's testimony you say what good could come out of all these abortions and all what she's been through? But she has been a part of a new Bible for women a mentoring Bible.

I think - there's always going to be a percentage of people who maybe aren't as good as others