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TweetWords – Feb. 14, 2011



Rick Warren
– Never envy a significant place of service. Make the place you serve significant.
– Love is giving someone what they need, not what they deserve.

Max Lucado
Compassion does not save us. Salvation is the work of Christ. Compassion is the consequence of salvation.



 

TweetWords – Feb. 12, 2011

D. A. Carson
– The gospel saves — and “salvation” means more than just “getting in,” but transformed wholeness.
– The cross, without ever being disowned, is constantly in danger of being dismissed from the central place it must enjoy.

 

TweetWords – Feb. 11, 2011

A W Tozer:
“Some doubt the Word of God, some deny it and some laugh at it, but few actually read it.” (AW Tozer)

Bob Goff:
Jesus makes confetti out of our degrees, trophies and titles. He celebrates us, not our accomplishments.

 

TweetWords – Feb. 10, 2011

C S Lewis:
“In prayer we must lay before Him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.” (C.S. Lewis)

John Piper:
– Infinite dignity made Jesus’ suffering unendurable. Infinite love made it endurable.
– The outcome of irrationality. “Why, what evil has he done?” Answer: “Let him be crucified!” (Matt. 27:23)

 

TweetWords – Feb. 9, 2011

John Piper:
– Give as much attention to enlarging the depth of your ballast as you do to the height of your sails.
– False prophets come in sheep’s clothing, but don’t bear fruit. The beauty of fleece and the beauty of fruit are not the same.
– God, turn ten thousand women from Oprah to Esther with five magnificent words: “If I perish I perish.” (Esther 4:16)
– The mark of truth is God-exaltation, not self-exaltation. “The one who seeks the glory of him who sent him is true.” (John 7:18)