35 Motivational Facing the Giants Quotes to Grow Your Faith

35 Motivational Facing the Giants Quotes to Grow Your Faith

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Facing the Giants

Facing the Giants is a Sherwood Pictures production of 2006 based on overcoming fear with faith. It was directed by Alex Kendrick and was quite a hit at the box office for a low budget film.

It tells the story of a struggling football coach who’s facing giants in many forms. He gets to a point where fear paralyzes him but presses on in the Lord and sees a turnaround. Facing the Giants is a faith-based and family friendly that’s worth watching if you haven’t already.

Here are 35 quotes from Facing the Giants that will motivate you:

  1. “Your attitude’s like the aroma of your heart. If your attitude stinks, it means your heart’s not right.” ~ Grant Taylor
  2. “I know you’re tired. It’s easy to lead when you’re strong. But now is when you lead us, right now.” ~ Grant Taylor
  3. “You’ve gotta leave everything on the field. I need you for four more downs. Who’s with me?” ~ Grant Taylor
  4. “We weren’t supposed to have a winning season, but we do. We weren’t supposed to advance through the play-offs, but we did. We’re not supposed to be here, but we are.” ~ Grant Taylor
  5. “If God never gives you children, will you still love Him?” ~ Grant Taylor
  6. “Don’t you ever let anyone tell you that you’re under-par, second-rate, or inferior. I just watched God do a miracle through you. I saw a field of Giants, eighty-five of them to be exact, fall in defeat. Now you tell me what’s impossible with God.” ~ Grant Taylor
  7. “Brock, How ’bout it? You built that stone wall, didn’t you? And it stood. Now you tell me what’s impossible with God.” ~ Grant Taylor
  8. “God will send the rain when He’s ready. You need to prepare your field to receive it.” ~ Mr. Bridges

  9. “Brady, you’re not doing anybody any favors sitting on the fence. You determine which side you wanna be on-and stay on it!” ~ Grant Taylor
  10. “So I’m here to present you a new team philosophy. I think that football is just one of the tools we use to honor God.” ~ Grant Taylor
  11. “Brock. You are the most influential player on this team. If you walk around defeated, so will they. Don’t tell me you can’t give me more than what I’ve been seeing.” ~ Grant Taylor
  12. “And more than anything else, I’m just proud of the fact that you finally learned how to win the big one.” ~ Mark Richt
  13. “No, you won the big one when you accepted Christ. And now, as you’re teaching these guys and ministering to them, I think it’s just fantastic.” ~ Mark Richt
  14. “Winning football games is too small a thing to live for. And I love football as much as anybody. But even championship trophies will one day collect dust and be forgotten.” ~ Grant Taylor
  15. “We’re not here just to get glory, make money, and die. The Bible says that God put us here for Him. To honor Him.” ~ Grant Taylor

  16. “Jesus said the most important thing you could do with your life is to love God with everything you are, and love others as yourself. So if we win every game and we miss that, we’ve done nothing. Football then means nothing.” ~ Grant Taylor
  17. “I want God to bless this team so much people talk about what He did. But it means we gotta give Him our best in every area. And if we win, we praise Him. And if we lose, we praise Him.” ~ Grant Taylor
  18. “I want you to know I serve a big God and He can do whatever He wants to do. He can open what He wants to open and He can shut what He wants to shut. A team that plays for His honor and glory will have His blessings following that team.” ~ Grant Taylor
  19. “Your actions will always follow your beliefs, David. If you accept defeat, David, then that’s what you’ll get.” ~ Larry Childers
  20. “Look at me. We didn’t fight this far to give up in the last quarter! You’ve gotta leave everything on the field.” ~ Grant Taylor
  21. “This is our time! And you’ve got to put the nails in the coffin. And field goals, they’re not an option.” ~ Bobby Lee Duke

  22. “I’m sorry for the way I’ve been acting. I got right with God today. And I just needed to say that, uh, from now on I’ll respect your authority. Whatever you say, goes. That’s it.” ~ Matt Prater
  23. “I need You. Lord, I feel like there’s giants of fear and failure just staring down at me, waiting to crush me, and I don’t know how to beat ’em, Lord. I’m tired of being afraid.” ~ Grant Taylor
  24. “Lord, if You want me to do something else, show me. If You don’t want me to have children, so be it. But You’re my God. You’re on the throne. You can have my hopes and my dreams.” ~ Grant Taylor
  25. “As I stand here, I believe that as long as we honor God, nothing is impossible. Nothing.” ~ Grant Taylor
  26. “Leave everything out on the field. Give your best to God tonight. Whether we leave the field the victors or not, we will give God the glory.” ~ Grant Taylor
  27. “That’s beside the point. Scripture says to honor your parents, and all you do is complain.” ~ Grant Taylor
  28. “Brock, I need you. God’s gifted you with the ability of leadership. Don’t waste it.” ~ Grant Taylor
  29. “I’ve resolved to give God everything I’ve got. Then I’ll leave the results up to Him. I wanna know if you’ll join me.” ~ Grant Taylor

  30. “God can do whatever He wants to do, however He wants to do it. And He chooses to work in our lives ’cause He loves us, ’cause He’s good. I hope today’s a milestone for what He can do for the rest of your life-if you trust Him.” ~ Grant Taylor
  31. “Yeah. Well, I can promise you, I don’t care what level of ball you’re coaching, it’s surreal when you make it to the championship game.” ~ Mark Richt
  32. “But you have got to gimme your best and leave the rest up to Him. Will you do that for me?” ~ Grant Taylor
  33. “Well, in God’s Word, He said 365 different times, ‘Do not fear.’ If He says it that many times, you know He’s serious about it, don’t you?” ~ Mark Richt
  34. “Well, I can promise you, win or lose this game, you guys are champions.” ~ Mark Richt
  35. “Whether you make this field goal or not, we’re gonna praise Him. But don’t you walk off this field having done any less than your best.” ~ Grant Taylor

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