— Glen Scrivener ن (@glenscrivener) July 12, 2014
Feeling lonely and afflicted? The LORD Jesus guards u, rescues u, frees u, confides in u & forgives all your sins. #Psalm25 #EnjoyYourDay
I prefer burial to cremation but I wouldn’t go to the stake over it.
That was genuinely my pastoral advice to an older saint today. Just so you know who you can trust with your thorny moral dilemmas.
He’s King on high, the Seed to come, ‘God with u’, yr Sanctuary, heaven’s gift, yr Counsellor, God, Father & Prince Isaiah6-9 #EnjoyYourDay
He’s plunged down into our death & burst through into His life. His very being is an offer: to take our death & give His life. #EnjoyYourDay
Curious. It seems that the less I tweet the less people accidentally unfollow me.
So embarrassing when you stare into the abyss and the abyss stares back at you so you wave but the abyss was staring at the dude behind you.
— Keri (@kerihw) July 14, 2014
3 pts from Keller’s latest sermon: Yr bad things are being worked for good, Yr good things can never be taken away, the best is yet to come
“I’m a kiddy doctor but you can call me Pediatric Ian”
God gives us Everything (His Son) and then gives us the Appreciation of Everything (His Spirit) 1Cor2:12. All for free. #EnjoyYourDay
The exclusivity of Christ is such good news. There is no unChristlikeness in God whatsoever. God is none other than who we see in *Jesus*
Christians LOVE God’s #oneness. We worship someone called “the One and Only” And He’s “one” with “the only true God” (Jn1:18;10:30;17:3)
Cardinal Newman: John Henry’s altar ego
‘Everything that can be shaken will be removed’ but ‘underneath are the everlasting arms.’ #Perspective #EnjoyYourDay
If the Bible is united by a *plan* of salvation, the gospel becomes “Get with the programme.” If it’s a Person, the gospel is “Get Him.”
Just heard about a strict baptist church with a single member. That’s a bad reading of John 17:22.
“I’m loving Bill’s Rasputin-Jesus idea, also Jenny’s Dawn of the Dead homage but can we make Him even more soulless?” pic.twitter.com/rDmBkPNeA6
— Glen Scrivener ن (@glenscrivener) July 16, 2014
Your Mediator lays one hand on you, one hand on God and He’s never letting go. #Job9 #EnjoyYourDay
Petrine Succession: Robing Peter to Dismay Paul
We’ll enter Zion with singing; everlasting joy our crown. Gladness & joy will overtake us & sorrow & sighing will flee away. Is51 #EnjoyYourDay
Emma says she understands ‘mansplaining’ but I fear I’ll have to go over it one more time
Why do paedo-baptists bury & raise infants in baptism? Same reason evangelists seek to kill & make alive in preaching: that’s what the Word does
Richard Bewes and I talk about my journey to faith, preaching, evangelism and knowing Jesus in suffering http://t.co/B2Qi2ka4p1
— Glen Scrivener ن (@glenscrivener) July 16, 2014
John Newton’s last words on earth: “I am still in the land of the dying; I shall be in the land of the living soon.”
For the Christian, yesterday’s forgiven, tomorrow’s forbidden, today is given. #EnjoyYourDay
Atheists going ‘one god further’ are like anarchists thinking they’ve avoided all political ideology
Christians don’t hedge their bets. It’s Jesus or bust.
#GoodFriday Christ is all in.
#EasterSunday The Father raises.
#Pentecost The Spirit calls.
Missing from a *Baptist* church? I'm guessing –3–2OH? - One for the alcoholic chemists: ur welcome in church too pic.twitter.com/q0UYdCuHFK
— Glen Scrivener ن (@glenscrivener) July 19, 2014
Cos CH CH could be completed CH3CH2OH, the chemical symbol for alcohol! In a Baptist church of all places! Huh? Yeah? I know!
God > Devil ; Christ > Adam ; Spirit > Flesh ; Church > World ; Grace > Sin ; New Creation > Old Creation ; Glory > Suffering. #EnjoyYourDay
In Isaiah, 4 times we are ‘the work of God’s hands’. Twice Isaiah /describes/ God’s hands: They are ‘held out to us’ & ‘cut’. #EnjoyYourDay
Remember how every illustration from TheMatrix was “Red Pill/Blue Pill”? Staggering!
- Incarnation? Pass.
- Exercising Your Free Will? Bingo
“Sex is the only mysticism offered by materialism.” Malcolm Muggeridge
Think of Job’s suffering. Now think of ch42 where the LORD redeems it *all*. “He is full of compassion & mercy.” James5:11 #EnjoyYourDay
As Daniel Rowlands watched his congregation walking to church: “Here they come, bringing heaven with them.”
Another amazing thunderstorm recorded over southern England yesterday. This picture was captured at Brighton Pier. pic.twitter.com/o5LkM4zsQD
— Earth Pics (@Earth_Post) July 19, 2014
Just caught 5mins of awful #IWannaMarryHarry Reminds me of much dating in church circles: the odds in *his* favour so he toys with the girls
He’s God’s Son, the Spirit’s Anointed and a Man for all men: Jesus, the Mediator, holds *everything* together. 1Tim2:5-6 #EnjoyYourDay..
“Bearing with one another” isn’t our biggest problem in the West. Our big problem is getting close enough to Have to bear with one another.
Jesus is your Brother. He is not ashamed of you. Heb 2:11 #EnjoyYourDay
If ur in on Jesus, ur in on Everything. ‘The Father himself loves u b/c u’ve loved me & believe that I came from God.’ Jn16 #EnjoyYourDay
What is “vicarious research”? Asking for a friend
"But the line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of every human being." Alexander Solzhenitsyn pic.twitter.com/zwkL64ic4c
— Glen Scrivener ن (@glenscrivener) July 25, 2014
Fun Game! Quick as you can, invent a term that combines two other words. I call it sportmanteau
For those who don’t know, a portmanteau is a word for a dock-worker’s digit. #reportmanteau
How’s your relationship with God? As good as your Priest’s – Heb 5:1-9 #EnjoyYourDay
My similes are, like, terrible. But my metaphors have legs.
Thru wilderness trials the Father promises: “My Presence (Christ!) will go with you and I will give you rest.” Ex33 #EnjoyYourDay.
Proof: Toilet humour is NOT frivolous. Here's what happened after a friend posted my video about God's Three-ness pic.twitter.com/yc51tOTaJC
— Glen Scrivener ن (@glenscrivener) July 26, 2014