Tag Archives: john piper

Scripture at Sunrise 11.14.2019

ThursdayTheologicalTweet

“All the ends of the earth shall remember and turn to the Lord, and all the families of the nations shall worship before You.” -Psalm 22:27

“Missions is not the ultimate goal of the church. Worship is. Missions exists because worship doesn’t. Worship is ultimate, not missions, because God is ultimate, not man. Missions is a temporary necessity. But worship abides forever.” -John Piper via DesiringGod’s Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 10.17.2019

ThursdayTheologicalTweet

“Jesus answered and said unto her, ‘Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again: But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst; but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up into everlasting life.'” -John 4:13-14

Essential to satisfaction is spilling over. -John Piper via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 6.13.2019

ThursdayTheologicalTweet

“for You have been my help, and in the shadow of Your wings I will sing for joy.” -Psalm 63:7

“In the shadow of your wings I will sing for joy.” Psalm 63:7. How else shall we sing in a world like this? –John Piper via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 6.12.2019

“For our sake He made Him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in Him we might become the righteousness of God.” -2 Corinthians 5:21

“Grace is the payment of the greatest sacrifice (the Son of God) for the most undeserving creatures (human rebels) to give them the greatest pleasure (God’s merciful presence) for longest period of time (eternity).” -John Piper

Scripture at Sunrise 3.21.2019

ThursdayTheologicalTweet

And when he had taken counsel with the people, he appointed those who were to sing to the LORD and praise Him in holy attire, as they went before the army, and say, “Give thanks to the LORD, for His steadfast love endures forever.” And when they began to sing and praise, the LORD set an ambush against the men of Ammon, Moab, and Mount Seir, who had come against Judah, so that they were routed. -2 Chronicles 20:21-22

“Singing to God isn’t just a nice emotional trip to spice up a worship service. It’s an attack against sin and Satan.” -John Piper via DesiringGod on Twitter