One Of My Favorite Vance Havner Quotations

The Biblical model of the prophet gives one the vision of a bold and fearless soul who has never read Andrew Carnegie’s book:  How To Win Friends And Influence People.  He is one who preaches on sin, hellfire and damnation, the need for repentance, and the other doctrine that are so often glossed over by today’s church.  Well, as usual Vance has the witty quip for this situation in which we find ourselves:

Prophets are almost extinct in the religious world today. The modern church is a “non-prophet” organization.

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