Daily Devotions

THE TWEETED BIBLE

Text: After this I looked, and, behold, a door was opened in heaven: and the first voice which I heard was as it were of a trumpet talking with me; which said, Come up hither, and I will shew thee things which must be hereafter.  And immediately I was in the spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne. (Revelation 4:1-2)

Tweet: Heaven’s throne is always occupied!

 

THE TWEETED BIBLE

Text: After this I looked, and, behold, a door was opened in heaven: and the first voice which I heard was as it were of a trumpet talking with me; which said, Come up hither, and I will shew thee things which must be hereafter.   And immediately I was in the spirit: and, behold, a throne was set in heaven, and one sat on the throne.  (Revelation 4:1-2)

Tweet: There is a throne in Heaven and one who sits upon it.

THE TWEETED BIBLE

Text:  Then saith Pilate unto him, Speakest thou not unto me? knowest thou not that I have power to crucify thee, and have power to release thee? Jesus answered, Thou couldest have no power at all against me, except it were given thee from above: therefore he that delivered me unto thee hath the greater sin. (John 19:10-11)

Tweet: Civic authorities are merely the visible means employed by an
invisible hand in the accomplishing of divine ends.

THE TWEETED BIBLE

Text: That bringeth the princes to nothing; he maketh the judges of the earth as vanity. Yea, they shall not be planted; yea, they shall not be sown: yea, their stock shall not take root in the earth: and he shall also blow upon them, and they shall wither, and the whirlwind shall take them away as stubble. (Isaiah 40:23-24)

Tweet: World rulers are mere pawns in the hands of divine providence; once they’ve served God’s purpose, He weathers them under His hot breath and blows them away like stubble.

THE TWEETED BIBLE

Text: It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in: (Isaiah 40:22)

Tweet: God sits enthroned on the earth, sovereign over everything upon it and all that occurs within it.

THE TWEETED BIBLE

Text: Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers; But with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot: (1 Peter 1:18&19)

Tweet: Christians are especially God’s possession, since we’ve been purchased by Christ’s precious blood as His peculiar and eternal treasure.