There is great value in saying something in a memorable, concise manner. Twitter has caused us to make this a near spiritual discipline. For my own growth (as a generally verbose individual… that’s a long way of saying “wordy”) and for the benefit of others, I highlight tweets each week that deliver a big message in a few words.
Fame is nothing. The glory of Christ is everything–whether he receives glory through my fame or shame, thorough my celebrity or obscurity.
— Miroslav Volf (@MiroslavVolf) January 27, 2013
Forgiving someone ‘seventy times seven’ is only reasonable if you’ve already been forgiven four hundred and ninety-one times.
— Bill Smith (@WPS_ministries) January 27, 2013
Real intimacy in marriage is always a struggle of two wills refusing to take responsibility for the wrong they have done.
— Dr. Harry Schaumburg (@lastport) January 25, 2013
"I am too easily convinced that God is not capable of satisfying my longings and too quickly seduced…that some earthly beauty can." DeWitt
— Jeff Doyle (@JeffDNWC) January 24, 2013
Danger is afloat when you come to love the ideas more than the God whom they represent and the people they are meant to free. @PaulTripp
— Darrick Smith (@darrick_smith) January 24, 2013
“Leaders don’t create followers, they create more leaders.” – Tom Peters
— Ministry Grid (@ministrygrid) January 21, 2013
And one because it’s funny…
Back in the day, we bowed our heads in a circle just before staff meeting too. We just didn't have smart phones in our hands.
— Church Curmudgeon (@ChrchCurmudgeon) January 22, 2013