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Scripture at Sunrise 4.20.2016

“For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will find it. For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world and forfeits his soul? Or what shall a man give in return for his soul?” -Matthew 16:25-26

“Your perspective of earthly embers changes when you have been saved from an eternal inferno.” -David Platt at #T4G2016

Scripture at Sunrise 12.24.2015

“For in Him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell, and through him to reconcile to Himself all things, whether on earth or in heaven, making peace by the blood of His cross.” -Colossians 1:19-20 

In His deity, Jesus is able to endure God’s wrath due sin. In His humanity, Jesus is able to extend God’s mercy to sinners. -David Platt via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 10.15.2015

“I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with My eye upon you.” -Psalm 32:8

“If you can trust God to save you, then you can trust God to lead you.” –David Platt via The Gospel Coalition International Outreach on Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 4.2.2015

“Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.” -Colossians 3:2

“A materialistic world will not be won to Christ by a materialistic church.” -David Platt via TGC International Outreach on Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 12.25.2014

“For by Him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through Him and for Him. And He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together.” -Colossians 1:16-17

In awe of Christ’s deity…Jesus gave breath to His mom before she gave birth to Him.  (Colossians 1:16-17)  -David Platt via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 12.18.2014

“I have stored up Your word in my heart, that I might not sin against You.” -Psalm 119:11

Fight sin with storage. Critical to not sinning in your life is storing God’s Word in your heart (Ps. 119:11). -David Platt via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 10.29.2014

Let us then with confidence draw near to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need. -Hebrews 4:16

The reason we are flippant with prayer is because we think we can sustain ourselves. -David Platt

Scripture at Sunrise 12.19.2013

“For by Him all things were created, in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or dominions or rulers or authorities—all things were created through Him and for Him. And He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together.” -Colossians 1:16-17

In awe of Christ’s deity…Jesus gave breath to His mom before she gave birth to Him.  (Colossians 1:16-17)  -David Platt via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 12.5.2013

How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace, who brings good news of happiness, who publishes salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.” -Isaiah 52:7

“We make disciples as ministers of mercy not because we are rescuers, but because we are the rescued.” –David Platt via #CrossCon2013 on Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 10.9.2013

“All the nations You have made shall come and worship before You, O Lord, and shall glorify Your Name.” -Psalm 86:9

“All of Scripture affirms the victory of God in world missions. It is not in question. God has promised. God is sovereign!” -John Piper via @CrossCon on Twitter