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Scripture at Sunrise 6.2.2016

For God, who said, “Let light shine out of darkness,” has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. -2 Corinthians 4:6

“Jesus calls us out of darkness and into the light and then calls to go back into the darkness and shine.” -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 4.14.2016

“Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.” -Matthew 6:34

“We too often worry about tomorrow because our focus is on tomorrow and not on God who’s sovereign over tomorrow.” -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 2.4.2016

“Bondservants are to be submissive to their own masters in everything; they are to be well-pleasing, not argumentative, not pilfering, but showing all good faith, so that in everything they may adorn the doctrine of God our Savior.” -Titus 2:9-10

May we live in such a way that makes Christianity look beautiful to the world. -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 1.28.2016

“I will put enmity between you and the woman,  and between your offspring and her offspring; he shall bruise your head, and you shall bruise his heel.” -Genesis 3:15

Whenever we run to the cross, we step on the crushed head of Satan. -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 10.29.2015

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; His mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is Your faithfulness. ‘The Lord is my portion,’ says my soul, ‘therefore I will hope in Him.'” -Lamentations 3:22-24

God tells us His mercies are new every morning not so that we’ll have an easy day but so we’ll joyfully depend on Him in the day’s trials. -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 9.24.2015

“For I know that nothing good dwells in me, that is, in my flesh. For I have the desire to do what is right, but not the ability to carry it out.” -Romans 7:18

The problem for many isn’t that they’re tired of hearing about the gospel but that they’re not tired enough of their sin. -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 7.1.2015

“My Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all, and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father’s hand.” -John 10:29

Dear doubting believer, no one can snatch you out of the Father’s hand and you can’t jump out, even on days when you feel like running away. -Burk Parsons

Scripture at Sunrise 4.30.2015

“For it is You who light my lamp; the LORD my God lightens my darkness.” -Psalm 18:28

Moonlight reminds us that God never leaves us without His light in the midst of life’s darkness. -Burk Parsons via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 9.11.2014

“He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to His own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit, whom He poured out on us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior…” -Titus 3:5-6

Are we saved by works? Yes. Christ’s works, not ours. -Burk Parsons via Twitter