I can live with almost Anyone’s interpretation of 1 Cor 12-14 (gifts) if we can first agree to 1 Cor 1-2 (a theology of the cross)
In Christ ur members of God’s flock, purchased by God’s blood, fed by God’s word & surrounded by God’s grace. Acts20 #EnjoyYourDay
The best reply 2 Rob Bell’s Love Wins wd’ve been The LAMB Wins: blood&wrath included. Stay tuned 4 more up2the-minute theological engagement
“The lot is cast into the lap [it's out of your hands],
but its every decision is from the LORD [it's in Good Hands]“
– Prov 16:33
It’ll be alright in the End. If it’s not alright now, it’s not the End. #EnjoyYourDay
Stoics want to correct my spelling. They have no affect.
#Exodus12: It’s not the quality of your life ‘in here’ that counts. It’s the quality of His death ‘out there’ that saves #EnjoyYourDay
“Wait, so, mocking’s BAD??” – me, after every chapter of Proverbs.
** runs back to Job and 2 Corinthians for solace **
Happy Sunday everyone. Your week begins with rest. Before u’ve lifted a finger u have a breath-taking Promotion & a stunning Raise
“The LORD’s unfailing love surrounds the one who trusts in Him.” (Psalm 32:10) #EnjoyYourDay
“Hosanna” they cry (Ps118:25). Two verses later: “Bind the festal sacrifice up to the horns of the altar” (v27) #PalmSunday
By the Spirit of the Son you have a new spiritual heart-beat: Abba, Father… Abba, Father… Abba, Father… (Gal 4:6) #EnjoyYourDay
- Your pedantry is mute.
- That makes no sense, it’s moo…
- I said MUTE
“Supernatural” is a horrible term. We’re the “extra” things. We’re squatters, the triune God is the Landlord.
Christ crucified IS the proof for God. And it’s proof we don’t care about proof – we want rid of Him. #1Cor1
It’s a shame but, since there are only 22 letters in Hebrew, alphabetizing the pauses in the Psalms will only get you so far. Selah V :(
He didn’t rescue u so He could delight in u. He delighted in u & so rescued u. Ps 18. U’ve been loved at your worst. #EnjoyYourDay
“I could never myself believe in God, if it were not for the cross.” (John Stott) Amazing Full Quote
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At Christmas my feed’s full of preachers insisting u gotta keep crib & cross together. Agreed. But it’s Easter now & incarnation’s forgotten..
…Is it because we’re far more interested in the what of the cross than the Who?
Not just net gainers. Even our greatest suffering redeemed 2 greater glory: More than conquerors thru Him who loved us! #EnjoyYourDay
Resurrection: Not “Return of the Mack” but “Break on Through to the Other Side”
“I’ll tell you what would be *really* hard to believe: Death holding down the Author of Life!” — Peter preaching resurrection (Acts 2&3)
What kind of God is broken apart so the wicked can feast on Him? What kind of God is poured out so you can drink? Your God #EnjoyYourDay
Preparing for Sunday & loving Christ’s resurrection appearances. The Firstfruits are tasty, the full harvest will be blooming marvellous!
Just did the “Which Good Friday character are you?” quiz. Thought I’d definitely be the crowd. Amazingly I got “Jesus Christ”. –Gal 2:20
Even the head-strong have been heart-led.
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
A bishop has called my poem “brap”. Everyone’s rhyming these days
Memorialism: the ‘hot cross bun’ view of communion Good Friday: Proof that God gives not so much *things* as Himself
You are God’s possession. There Might be a hostile takeover. But only if they can outbid the blood of God- Acts 20:28 #EnjoyYourDay
Clouds to the left of me, joking to the right. #holySaturday
“Wd it be as believable 2 have a male Ariel sacrifice&leave home all 4the chance of love w a human princess?” FROM. Well…
Naturally *our* fairytales are somewhat princess-centric
At the 1st Easter they came to honour a dead Teacher but met a risen Lord. Praying that visitors to church tomorrow will experience the same
“But we had hoped…” (Luke 24:13-35) What have you hoped in? It will be transformed and more than restored by the risen Jesus #EnjoyYourDay
But Peter Pan gags DO get old. They DO
The Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead is living in you. Rom8:11 #EnjoyYourDay
Isaiah 60: Now that the Light of the world has risen for you, YOU shine with radiant glory. #passiton #EnjoyYourDay