Taste the coming kingdom: A land of wheat, barley, vines, figtrees, pomegranates, oliveoil & honey. U will lack nothing. Deut8 #EnjoyYourDay
Whatever your weakness today, it’s God’s opportunity to work powerfully. 2 Cor 12:9 #EnjoyYourDay
He cleanses lepers, drives out demons, blasts the lofty, lifts the lowly, shoulders shame, conquers death and rules the world #EnjoyYourDay
Even now my Witness & Advocate is on high, my Intercessor is my friend… He pleads with God as a man pleads 4 his friend. #EnjoyYourDay
Fave description of Xian life = Luther's: We live far above ourselves in Christ by faith & far beneath ourselves in our neighbour by love
"Humble minds think alike" Philippians 2:2-3
There’s a Battle-Scarred God who’s gone to hell & back 4 u. He meets u in Scripture to bring Peace and Awe (Jn 20:24-31) #EnjoyYourDay
God is not FatherLY. He’s Father. He’s not Like a Father. He. Is. Your. Father. #EnjoyYourDay
Feeling thirsty? Hungry? Spiritually empty? The sure mercies of Christ are yours: Isaiah 55 #EnjoyYourDay
— Glen Scrivener (@glenscrivener) March 15, 2014
Jesus didn’t use hell to scare religion into people. Most often He used it on the religious, to scare self-confidence out of them.
"I really must be more ruthless." Me after each episode of #HouseofCards
The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet (Rom 16:20). #EnjoyYourDay
Atheists believe in what doesn't exist: a godless universe.
— Lincoln Harvey (@LincolnHarvey) March 16, 2014
God has given u His all – His very Heart – on the cross. He gave it while u were His enemy. What will He now withhold from u? #EnjoyYourDay
The Angel of the LORD is either mad, bad or God #ChristInOT
Does heaven seem closed to you? No, Jesus has torn it open & brought you Home: Luke 3:21; John 1:51; Heb 4:14; 6:19; Rev 4:1.#EnjoyYourDay
Hell is not opposed to a God of love. WE are opposed to a God of love. That's what makes hell HELL
All things are yours – all theology, the whole world, the future – and you are Christ’s and Christ is God’s. 1 Cor 3:21-23 #EnjoyYourDay
God does not treat you as your sins deserve (Ps 103:10). He treats you as Christ’s righteousness deserves. (2 Cor 5:21) #EnjoyYourDay
God's grace is not help to get us across the line. God's grace is when He crossed the line Into our helpless condition 2Cor8:9
"You don't need help, you need helplessness" Jesus (John 6:29, paraphrase)
To the gracious God, the only thing we bring is sin. Hence the upside-down blessing of original sin: it enfranchised the world.
Spring=just a taste of what's coming: "the desert shall blossom abundantly & rejoice with joy & singing." Is35 #EnjoyYourDay
Of course Luther & Calvin believed in Christ's finished work on the Cross but see how they relate the cross to preaching & union w Christ...
“Even if Christ were crucified 1000 times it'd be vain if the Word of God were absent & were not given 2me w the bidding: This is 4u” Luther
"As long as Christ remains outside of us, all He has done 4 the salvation of the human race remains useless & of no value 4 us" (MT Calvin)
Written a film about an undead celebrity chef who woos single-mum cheerleaders by eating drums. It's a kenhompompomromzomnomnomtomtommomcom.
— Keri (@kerihw) March 21, 2014
In the style of Guy Ritchie I'm producing a tacky biopic of Howard Stern's music career: a mocklockstockshockjockschlockrockdoc
Forgot to get wrapping paper 4 Emma's bday presents. Thankfully we have plenty of 'decorated pine tree' paper with added 'birthday reindeer'
Jesus is not nice. He’s ferociously good, fiercely protective, jealously loving. His love is bloody. That’s why u can trust it #EnjoyYourDay
“Who He is, we become. Where He is, we dwell. What He has, we inherit. What He’s done, we possess.” #UnionWithChrist #EnjoyYourDay
The law is all compulsory. The gospel is all-compelling.
ALERT. To convert, don't just assert: subvert.
Monday’s not the 1st day of the week. It’s the day after you’ve received a massive Raise and a stunning Promotion. #EnjoyYourWeek.
Emma included this in my packed lunch or... "Hope deferred makes the heart sick" https://t.co/f0sNwvtmVm
— Glen Scrivener (@glenscrivener) March 24, 2014