Tag Archives: Scotty Ward Smith

Scripture at Sunrise 9.19.2013

“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.” -Romans 3:23-25

Most holy, knee-buckling mystery: The wrath of God was poured out on Jesus so the love of God could be poured out on us. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter


Scripture at Sunrise 4.18.2013

“A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.” -John 13:34-35

Study well, but it’s not how much we know, but how well we love, that marks us as disciples of Jesus. John 13:34-35 -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 1.3.2013

“There did we rejoice in Him, Who rules by His might forever, Whose eyes keep watch on the nations—let not the rebellious exalt themselves.” -Psalm 66:6-7

“No one goes to the Grand Canyon to feel good about himself.” -John Piper | Jesus, keep us delighting in our smallness. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 7.12.2012

“If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.” -Colossians 3:1

The only cure for self-absorption is Christ-preoccupation. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 6.21.2012

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

Purpose never to “get over” or “used to” the gospel of God’s grace. It’s new every morning, afternoon and evening. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 5.17.2012

“For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God by the death of His Son, much more, now that we are reconciled, shall we be saved by His life.” -Romans 5:10

The more I read the Bible, the more I realize how much I’m not like Jesus, but I also discover how much He’s done for us. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter


Scripture at Sunrise 5.16.2012

“ The LORD gave, and the LORD has taken away; blessed be the Name of the LORD.” -Job 1:21

“Hold everything in your hands lightly, otherwise it hurts when God pries your fingers open.” -Corrie Ten Boom via Scotty Ward Smith on Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 5.2.2012

“The LORD your God is in your midst, a mighty One who will save; He will rejoice over you with gladness; He will quiet you by His love; He will exult over you with loud singing.” -Zephaniah 3:17

Jesus can be heard singing over us the loudest in the Gospel. One of many reasons to blast our hearts with the Gospel every day. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 4.26.2012

“And you, who were dead in your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, God made alive together with Him, having forgiven us all our trespasses…” -Colossians 2:13

You’re not an ugly duckling. You’re a dead duck raised to swan-ness in Christ. -Scotty Ward Smith via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 3.15.2012

“Keep yourselves in the love of God, waiting for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ that leads to eternal life.” -Jude 21

“Keep yourselves in the love of God” (Jude 21) doesn’t mean, keep deserving God’s love, but keep DELIGHTING in God’s love. -Scotty Ward Smith’s Twitter