Posts tagged ‘john piper’

March 9, 2017

Scripture at Sunrise 3.9.2017

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“Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father loves whoever has been born of Him.” -1 John 5:1

“Everyone who loves the Father loves whoever has been born of Him.” 1 John 5:1. Treasuring our Father includes treasuring what He treasures. -John Piper via Twitter
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February 3, 2016

Scripture at Sunrise 2.3.2016

“Come to Me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” -Matthew 11:28

“Missions is not a recruitment project for God’s labor force. It is a liberation project from the heavy burdens and hard yokes of other gods.” -John Piper

December 30, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 12.30.2015

“Your words were found, and I ate them, and Your words became to me a joy and the delight of my heart, for I am called by Your Name, O LORD, God of hosts.” -Jeremiah 15:16

“Open the Bible every day, and don’t let go of it until God shows up to make it precious to you.” -John Piper

October 21, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 10.21.2015

“Your words were found, and I ate them, and Your words became to me a joy and the delight of my heart, for I am called by Your Name, O LORD, God of hosts.” -Jeremiah 15:16

“Open the Bible every day, and don’t let go of it until God shows up to make it precious to you.” -John Piper via Desiring God

October 7, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 10.7.2015

“The Lord is my chosen portion and my cup; You hold my lot.” -Psalm 16:5

“Faith is receiving Christ as Savior from my sin, as my Lord to obey, and as the Treasure that satisfies my soul.” -John Piper

October 1, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 10.1.2015

“You shall have no other gods before Me.” -Exodus 20:3

“Sinning is any feeling or thought or speech or action from a heart that prefers anything to God.” -John Piper via Desiring God on Twitter

May 20, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 5.20.2015

“But each person is tempted when he is lured and enticed by his own desire. Then desire when it has conceived gives birth to sin, and sin when it is fully grown brings forth death.” -James 1:14-15

“Don’t wake up in the morning and yield to your killer. You don’t owe sin anything.” -John Piper

January 14, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 1.14.2015

“What if God, desiring to show His wrath and to make known His power, has endured with much patience vessels of wrath prepared for destruction, in order to make known the riches of His glory for vessels of mercy, which He has prepared beforehand for glory—” -Romans 9:22-23

“God’s interest is to magnify the fullness of His glory by spilling over in mercy to us.” -John Piper

January 7, 2015

Scripture at Sunrise 1.7.2015

“For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified by His grace as a gift, through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus, whom God put forward as a propitiation by His blood, to be received by faith. This was to show God’s righteousness, because in His divine forbearance He had passed over former sins. It was to show His righteousness at the present time, so that He might be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus.” -Romans 3:23-26

“God slayed the most valuable person on the planet to show how much He hates sin and loves His glory.” -John Piper

November 20, 2014

Scripture at Sunrise 11.20.2014

It is in vain that you rise up early and go late to rest, eating the bread of anxious toil; for He gives to His beloved sleep. -Psalm 127:2

Sleep is a parable that God is God and we are mere men. -John Piper via Desiring God’s Twitter

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