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TweetWords – July 3, 2011

A W Tozer
The crucified life is a blessed lonely life that no one can walk for someone else.

Charles Spurgeon
He who communes with God is always at home.

John Piper
– If there is something that absolutely must be done before you die in order to go to heaven, waiting till tomorrow is insane.
– There are ways a wife sustains and shapes a man that even he does not know. This is one of God’s mercies in marriage.

C. S. Lewis
History is a story written by the finger of God.

Paul David Tripp
Corporate worship is designed to instill in you a greater awe of God, than the awe you have for anyone or anything else in your life.

Bob Goff
Love wouldn’t take a desk job, it would take a stand. It wouldn’t read the paper, it would get a paper route.

TweetWords – July 2, 2011

Rick Warren
– Pastors: Everyone in your church is invaluable but no one is indespensible. It’s Jesus’ church, not yours, mine, or anyone else’s.
– Being thoughtful & sensitive to unbeliever guests at worship isnt consumerism.It’s LOVE! It’s also commanded: (1 Cor. 14)
– A church without the Cross is no long a church. Just a social club.
– Love creates beauty.The more you love a person,the more beauty you see in them and feeling loved, they become more beautiful.

A W Tozer
Everything is safe which we commit to the Lord, and nothing is really safe that is not so committed.

John Piper
– Have you climbed to the top and looked over the ridge of your knowledge at the endless mountain ranges of God? Breathtaking.
– Beware of hurry. Beholding glory begs for lingering.

C. S. Lewis
Sainthood lies in the habit of referring the smallest actions to God.

 

TweetWords – July 1, 2011

A W Tozer
God is never impressed with what a man [or woman] can do. He is more concerned with what a man [or woman] is.

John Piper
On every scale of excellence God is infinitely greater than the best person you ever heard of.

C. S. Lewis
The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not.

Max Lucado
The greatest gift you can give your children is not your riches, but revealing to them their own.

 

TweetWords – June 30, 2011

Rick Warren
Leaders: you must allow plenty of time to change lanes if others are following you at high speed.

A W Tozer
You have been forgiven, so act like it!

John Piper
The volcanic exuberance of God over the worth of his Son and the work of his hands and the welfare of his people is infinite.

C. S. Lewis
If I have a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the explanation is I was made for another world.

 

TweetWords – June 29, 2011

Rick Warren
– There are no „little” people in God’s Family.
– Life minus love =zero

A W Tozer
Are you satisfied being filled with good information about God, or do you long to burst into His manifest presence?

John Piper
Grace is the pleasure of God to magnify the worth of God by enabling sinners to enjoy God without obscuring the glory of God.

C. S. Lewis
A man is never so proud as when striking an attitude of humility.

 

TweetWords – June 28, 2011

Rick Warren
– True leaders dont choose the popular way, they make the right way popular. Leaders create consensus.
– Sometimes courageous leadership means standing still, saying nothing, completely confident in God. See 2 Chron20:17

A W Tozer
You can see God from anywhere if your mind is set to love and obey Him.

John Piper
Do something toward the solution every day for the rest of your life. Problem identifiers and bemoaners are many. Be rare.

C. S. Lewis
– Our worst prayers may really be our best. God seems to speak to us most intimately when he catches us off guard.
– Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of havingmore of it than the next man.

 

TweetWords – June 27, 2011

John Piper
Almost everything I’ve ever published is free online. Including the books. We exist to spread, not sell.

Paul David Tripp
– You must never let your enthusiasm for the gift replace your worship of and service for the Giver.
– Idolatry is when anything that was created to point to God replaces God in the thoughts and desires of your heart.
– Sin causes our hearts to replace God with something else, grace works to restore God to his rightful place in our hearts.

Rick Warren
– You cannot out-give God! I’ve played that game for 38 years and always lost.
– You’ll never live abundantly until you learn to give abundantly.

A W Tozer
God expects of us only what He Himself has supplied.

 

TweetWords – June 26, 2011

Rick Warren
Happiness, like godliness, is a choice.You are as happy and as close to God as you choose to be.

A W Tozer
What good is our busy religion if we’ve lost majesty, reverence, worship – an awareness of the divine?

D. A. Carson
If it is hard to accept a rebuke, even a private one, it is harder still to administer one in loving humility.

John Piper
Say among the nations, ‘The LORD reigns!'” (Ps. 96:10)
Say it with tweets. Say it with blogs. With texting and with tongue.

 

TweetWords – June 24, 2011

Rick Warren
A careless word can ruin a life. „Speak ONLY what is HELPFUL TO OTHERS and meets THEIR needs,so it benefits THEM!” Eph.4:29

A W Tozer
Many come short, being satisfied with the works of God rather than hungering for and reaching on to God Himself.

D. A. Carson
When you move from the Old Testament to the New Testament, you are not moving from a harder God to a softer God.

John Piper
When we become aware that we are spiritually alive, we know someone has already raised us from the dead. And it wasn’t us.

 

TweetWords – June 23, 2011

Rick Warren
– The more you rely on God, the more reliable you’ll realize He is.
– Music has the power to either remind us of our grief or relieve it.
– For most people, the best apologetic for the Gospel is to simply love them unconditionally.
– The world doesn’t need a new definition of Christianity; it needs a new DEMONSTRATION of it.

A W Tozer
– Justice is not something God has. Justice is something that God is.
– A worshiper can work with an eternal quality in his work but a worker who doesn’t worship is only piling up wood.

C. S. Lewis
There is a kind of happiness and wonder that makes you serious. It is too good to waste on jokes.