“But I do not account my life of any value nor as precious to myself, if only I may finish my course and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to testify to the gospel of the grace of God.” -Acts 20:24
“Our greatest fear should not be failure, but succeeding at things in life that dont matter.” -Tim Kizziar (via Mike Donehey‘s Twitter)
“For by works of the law no human being will be justified in His sight, since through the law comes knowledge of sin.” -Romans 3:20
Thomas Watson: God does not justify us because we are worthy, but by justifying us He makes us worthy.
-via David Platt’s Twitter
“Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God.” -Romans 1:1
We are Jesus’ servants (Rom. 1:1): Our lives are His to spend for His name’s sake among the nations.
[via David Platt‘s Twitter]
“As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him.” -Psalm 103:13
“All the stories [of the Bible] are telling one Big Story. The Story of how God loves His children and comes to rescue them.”
[from The Jesus Storybook Bible, via their Twitter]
“For certain men whose condemnation was written about long ago have secretly slipped in among you. They are godless men, who change the grace of our God into a license for immorality and deny Jesus Christ our only Sovereign and Lord.” -Jude 1:4
Grace does not ignore the requirements of God’s holiness; it obeys them. (via Steve Camp’s Twitter)
“The night is far gone; the day is at hand. So then let us cast off the works of darkness and put on the armor of light.” -Romans 13:12
Resolved, never to do anything which I should be afraid to do if it were the last hour of my life. -Jonathan Edwards (via @PuritanEdwards on Twitter)