Our God is none other than the God of the Cross – the God who has pledged His own being for us with every drop of His blood. #EnjoyYourDay
You’re so much less worthy than you strive to seem. So much more loved than you’d ever scheme. #EnjoyYourDay
Jesus didn’t think it ‘too cheesy’ to turn a convo at a well into an offer of Living Waters. The rule of cool muzzles us (me!) too much
Faith is receiving God’s grace in Christ. But no-one can receive a potential promise or a conditional Christ. Grace is free or it aint grace
I’m pretty sure someone’s been pouring custard into my burial site. The plot thickens.
If we cannot deny that we are sinners, we cannot deny that Christ died for our sins. (Luther on Gal 2:20)
#itiswhatitis a mag ran. fonetik. versa vice.
#itiswhatitis malapropeller. palindromordnilap. ultra-hyperbole.
#itaintwhatitis monosyllabic. hyphenated. verb. luculent
UR not defined by yr sins, yr strengths, yr suffering or yr circumstances. UR defined by yr Spotless Saviour #EnjoyYourDay
Does your Christianity feel like a heavy load? Jesus is not a burden to pull. He carries you. #Matthew11 #EnjoyYourDay
“We tend to underestimate our listeners’ intelligence and overestimate their knowledge.” Jonathan Fletcher
“Fear not little flock yr Father’s well pleased 2give u the kingdom” Lk12. Who r u? Who’s God? What’s He like? What do u have? #EnjoyYourDay
Preacher, if you mention Trinity tomorrow, remember: It aint extraneous, it’s explaineous. #TrinitySunday #explaineous
The top 4 search terms to find my blog today all involve “Trinity”&”Sermon”. #DesperatePreachers #DesperateMeasures #TrinitySunday
He doesn’t number yr sins (2Cor5) He numbers the hairs on yr head (Matt10). What counts with God? Not yr failures, YOU. #EnjoyYourDay
Whatever else you get or don’t get in life: Christ is yours. “The LORD is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.” Lam3:24 #EnjoyYourDay
Today is one episode. Whatever happens, the whole boxed set is a winner. #EnjoyYourDay
Eternal life is not just a quantity, it’s a quality. The life of eternity: Beloved, Spirit-filled fellowship. Ours now 1Jn5 #EnjoyYourDay
Evangelism does not begin: “Ok here’s the deal…” It begins “Ok here’s the story…”
The Father gave Jesus to us. Jesus gave Himself for us. The Spirit gives Jesus in us. #EnjoyYourDay
“God’s infinitude belongs to us” – A.W. Tozer
In the bible, no-one is told off for short prayers. Occasionally for long-prayers. Often for no prayers. But never for brief prayers.
What’s the point of this week? This year? 2Cor3-4: Whatever the setback/suffering we ARE being transformed into Christ’s image #EnjoyYourDay
Often non-Xians think of belief as a leap in the dark. It’s probly our fault. We only offer Christ 2those who muster up a thing called faith
How have u become spiritually rich? Thru Christ’s plenty? No, thru His poverty- He was poured out for you. 2Cor8:9 #EnjoyYourDay
Alexander Whyte, when asked abt resigning a pastorate “Never think of giving up preaching! The angels around the throne envy yr great work.”
Spurgeon used Eutychus as an illustration of preaching- not so much abt keeping him awake but raising him from death http://bit.ly/16GdiYJ
<< I wonder if we try to solve our modern problems in preaching by trying to keep Eutychus awake when really we need to raise him from death
RU in Christ? Yr sin is crucified forever, yr righteousness is raised eternally & UR ascended to God’s right hand. 2Cor5:17-21 #EnjoyYourDay
Christ is God’s war cry, devastating yr oppressors. (Ps29:1-10). Christ is yr victory song, giving strength&peace (v11) #EnjoyYourDay