Arhiva pentru eticheta: Charles Spurgeon

E de-al nostru!



Am auzit aceste cuvinte şi probabil că le-aţi auzit şi voi: e de-al nostru.
Neoprotestanţii, care au o istorie mai scurtă decât denominaţiunile creştine tradiţionale, simt mai tare nevoia de a-şi revendica şi afişa personalităţile. Şi nu e nimic rău cu asta.
Iată, baptiştii au unul de-al lor de calibru greu: Charles Haddon Spurgeon.
Predicatorii îl citează ca pe o autoritate, pe drept cuvânt.
Prolificitatea sa şi conţintul predicilor sale sunt uimitoare.
Enoriaşii baptişti sunt încântaţi că cel mai vestit predicator a fost de-al lor.
Nu ştiu care ar fi reacţia lor dacă ar şti că lui Spurgeon îi plăcea să fumeze câte un trabuc.
Dar cred că ar fi de-a dreptul oripilaţi dacă ar afla că Spurgeon spunea că face lucrul acesta spre slava lui Dumnezeu:



 

TweetWords – July 31, 2011

Rick Warren
– The best use of life is love. The best expression of love is time. The best time to love is now.
– Preachers: You’re never persuasive when you’re abrasive.
Respect your hearers. “PLEASANT words promote instruction” Pr.16:21

Leonard Ravenhill
We are seeking blessing, we are seeking success, we are seeking ministry, God is seeking sacrifice!

A W Tozer
Unselfish love does not exploit its object and does not ask anythingin return. It comes out of a pure heart.

John Piper
The path of escape from the devil is not geographic. (John 17:15)

 

TweetWords – July 30, 2011

Leonard Ravenhill
Preaching is not a profession, its a passion!

C. S. Lewis
Of all the bad men, religious bad men are the worst.

Charles Spurgeon
Lord, smite our rocky hearts, and make the waters flow.

Rick Warren
Don’t try to be better than others. Be better than you are right now.

 

TweetWords – July 29, 2011

Leonard Ravenhill
Only maturity knows love.

Charles Spurgeon
I would rather teach one man to pray than ten men to preach.

A W Tozer
– God never uses anyone greatly until He tests them deeply.

J.C. Ryle
Let your aim be every year to be more holy – to know more, to feel more, to see more of the fullness of Christ.

 

TweetWords – July 28, 2011

Rick Warren
Friend, you need Jesus as your Lord & Savior not because you’ll die tonight but because you’ve got to live tomorrow.

A W Tozer
– What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.
– God never loses heart. Never.

D. A. Carson
At the heart of your aspirations should be the advance of the Gospel.

J.C. Ryle
If we want to be eminently happy, we must strive to be eminently holy.

John Piper
Lord, awaken every Tweet reader to the profound wickedness of the slightest preference of anything over You!