Some Love From Amy

Amy Carmichael served Jesus faithfully and effectively in India until 1951. She knew Him well and shared that knowledge with all who would listen. Some of her knowledge of Him includes:

“You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving.”

“Satan is much more in earnest than we are – he buys up the opportunity while we are still wondering how much it will cost.”

“If a sudden jar can cause me to speak an impatient, unloving word, then I know nothing of Calvary love, for a cup brimful of sweetness cannot spill even one drop of bitter water, no matter how suddenly jarred.”

“If I can easily discuss the shortcomings and the sins of any; if I can speak in a casual way even of a child’s misdoings; then I know nothing of Calvary love.”

“All along, let us remember we are not asked to understand, but simply to obey…”