Tag Archives: Thursday’s Theological Tweet

Scripture at Sunrise 1.26.2012

“My desire is to depart and be with Christ, for that is far better. But to remain in the flesh is more necessary on your account. Convinced of this, I know that I will remain and continue with you all, for your progress and joy in the faith.” -Philippians 1:23-25

“If you live gladly to make others glad in God, your life will be hard, your risks will be high, and your joy will be full.” -John Piper via Desiring God’s Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 1.19.2012

“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

One reason we give up in our efforts to obey is because we obsess more over our performance for Jesus than we do Jesus’ performance for us. –Tullian Tchividjian

Scripture at Sunrise 12.15.2011

“He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to His own mercy…” -Titus 3:5

The gospel is Christ’s application of blood, sweat, and tears for us, not our application of blood, sweat, and tears for Him. -Tullian Tchividjian, via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 12.8.2011

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. -Philippians 4:6

Anxiety believes the lie that there is no more grace left in your situation. Don’t panic, pray. -Lecrae via Twitter

Scripture at Sunrise 11.10.11

”Let him turn away from evil and do good; let him seek peace and pursue it.” -1 Peter 3:11

The Gospel compels me to do good deeds and comforts me when I fail to do them.” -Stephen Altrogge via Twitter