Dan B. Allender Quotes

Dan B. Allender Quotes.

Every marriage moves either toward enhancing one another’s glory or toward degrading each other.
Dan B. Allender
Bold love is courageously setting aside our personal agenda to move humbly into the world of others with their well-being in view, willing to risk further pain in our souls, in order to be an aroma of life to some and an aroma of death to others.
Dan B. Allender
Most people want to grow, but the price of growth is pain.
Dan B. Allender
If we want to create a different future, we must have the courage to look at the past.
Dan B. Allender
Love cannot last without a foundation of forgiveness.
Dan B. Allender
Healing comes when our story is raw, bone-deep and full of hunger for what only Jesus can offer.
Dan B. Allender
A leader – whether in the home, church, business, community, or government – has authority due to her role, but her positional power will not bring about good for individuals or organizations unless it is backed up by the capital of character.
Dan B. Allender
The work of restoration cannot begin until a problem is fully faced.
Dan B. Allender
So take seriously the story that God has given you to live. It’s time to read your own life, because your story is the one that could set us all ablaze.
Dan B. Allender
For most leaders, humility comes only by wounds suffered from foolish falls.
Dan B. Allender
Reconciliation is not to be withheld when repentance—that is, deep, heart‐changing acknowledgement of sin and a radical redirection of life—takes place in the one being rebuked. Nor is reconciliation to be extended to someone who has not repented.
Dan B. Allender
To experience brokenness and humiliation all you have to do is lead.
Dan B. Allender
[Biblical counseling] Must insist that the image of God is central to developing a solid view of personality; that our sinfulness, not how we’ve been sinned against, is our biggest problem; that forgiveness, not wholeness, is our greatest need; that repentance, not insight, is the dynamic in all real change.
Dan B. Allender
Christ never intended to cover up the dark side of life, but rather to illuminate a path through it.
Dan B. Allender