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#1. Repentance is a rich biblical term that signifies an elemental transformation in someone's mind, heart, heart, and life. - Author: David Platt
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#2. Despite the obvious qualifications of all of Jesse's other sons, God appoints the unlikely David to become the king of Israel. - Author: David Platt
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#3. Surely the greatest social injustice is that 2 billion people haven't heard of God's love in Christ. - Author: David Platt
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#4. Christianity does not begin with our pursuit of Christ, but with Christ's pursuit of us. Christianity does not start with an invitation we offer to Jesus, but with an invitation Jesus offers to us. - Author: David Platt
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#5. Don't let fear inside your house, Luca." He tapped the side of his head. "That's valuable real estate, and fear will try to squat without paying. - Author: Sean Platt
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#6. Of course, to a true geek, the glass is neither half-full nor half-empty. It's twice as big as it currently needs to be, though a reasonable reserve margin is not a bad thing to have ready, just in case. - Author: David S. Platt
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#7. A high view of God's sovereignty fuels death-defying devotion to global missions. Maybe another way to put it, people, and more specifically pastors, who believe that God's sovereign over all things will lead Christians to die for the sake of all peoples. - Author: David Platt
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#8. A future at Wal-Mart may sound a less-than-stellar prospect, but it's a whole lot better than no future at all. - Author: Charles Platt
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#9. It's important to realize that we adopt not because we are rescuers. No. We adopt because we are rescued. - Author: David Platt
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#10. When we consider the promises of Christ, risking everything we are and everything we have for His sake is no longer a matter of sacrifice. It's just common sense. - Author: David Platt
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#11. What drives passion for getting the gospel to all people is not guilt, it's glory. - Author: David Platt
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#12. Take Daddy's hand. And Clara, to Lila's immense relief, merely walked alongside him without claiming his offer. - Author: Sean Platt
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#13. To be a Christian is to realize that in your sin, you were separated from God's presence, and you deserved nothing but God's wrath. - Author: David Platt
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#14. Do you know what truly, honestly separates people who succeed from those who fail? It's simple: People who do the work succeed. People who don't fail. - Author: Sean Platt
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#15. Radical obedience to Christ is not easy ... It's not comfort, not health, not wealth, and not prosperity in this world. Radical obedience to Christ risks losing all these things. But in the end, such risk finds its reward in Christ. And he is more than enough for us. - Author: David Platt
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#16. If the world is dead, at least it took Applebee's with it. - Author: Sean Platt
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#17. How elating it must be, to be able to take a precept and with wisdom throw it in the observer's face, disillusioned, - Author: Dew Platt
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#18. But here's an ugly truth about typos and other small editing mistakes: They exist in traditional books, too. - Author: Sean Platt
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#19. Everywhere are scattered dreams, each its own antecedent; it's precedence in the possibility of its achievement. - Author: Dew Platt
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#20. I love the script and I just thought it was a great role. Like I say, it's like this - the script is like this sad, funny, desperate love song to the lost American man. - Author: Oliver Platt
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#21. As my friend Oliver Platt used to say to me about hopes and dreams I'd share with him: 'It's coming, just not on your time frame. - Author: Lauren Graham
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#22. I think Hell's Front is the worst of its kind," Sam encouraged.
Han stood, holding Niya's eyes unwaveringly, coldly. "If you can get the bitch to behave, hell must have a front. - Author: Dew Platt
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#23. Satan's strategies to stop the church will ultimately serve to spread the church. And Satan's strategies to inflict earthly pain in your life will ultimately serve to increase eternal glory with your God; 'Light momentary affliction.' - Author: David Platt
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#24. He's your son. Hear him out before you encourage the ugly gossip. - Author: Meara Platt
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#25. It's just as sure a recipe for failure to have the right idea fifty years too soon as five years too late. - Author: John R. Platt
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#26. The author holds up for inspection the fallacy of The Closed-Door Method wherein Christ's followers assume that if a decision is difficult to make it is not His will for us to make it because He would obviously not want us to do anything difficult. - Author: David Platt
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#27. And what if Christ's call in our lives is not to comfort in our culture? What if Christ in us actually compels us to counter our culture? - Author: David Platt
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#28. Forgiveness is God's greatest gift because it meets our greatest need. - Author: David Platt
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#29. Meyer closed his eyes, obeying the summons. But this time, Divinity's presence was further away, not as intimate. - Author: Sean Platt
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#30. We have no filter for music, but we feel it when what's being spoken and sung is telling a story and evidencing a character. - Author: Marc E. Platt
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#31. This is the reality about humanity. We are each born with an evil, God-hating heart. Genesis 8: 21 says that every inclination of man's heart is evil from childhood, and Jesus' words in Luke 11: 13 assume that we know we are evil. - Author: David Platt
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#32. The purpose of God's Word is to transform people in every country and every century into the image of God. - Author: David Platt
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#33. The goal of the disciple of Jesus, then, is not to answer the question, "What is God's will for my life?" The goal, instead, is to walk in God's will on a moment-by-moment, day-by-day basis. - Author: David Platt
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#34. Let's not merely contemplate the Word of God in the world around us; let's do what it says (see James 1:22-25). - Author: David Platt
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#35. As Elisabeth Elliot points out, not even dying a martyr's death is classified as extraordinary obedience when you are following a Savior who died on a cross. Suddenly a martyr's death seems like normal obedience. - Author: David Platt
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#36. God's revelation is in the gospel not only reveals who He is, but it also reveals who we are. - Author: David Platt
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#37. [ ... ]not even dying a martyr's death is classified as extraordinary obedience when you are following a Savior who died on a cross. - Author: David Platt
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#38. Passionate worship always leads to personal witness. Always. And what that means is ... if we're not witnessing, there's a problem with our worship. We're not seeing God for who He is! We're not realizing what He's done! We're not realizing the magnitude of what He's done for our souls! - Author: David Platt
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#39. Ask, could my gifts, education, career, or experience be used to spread the gospel where it's needed most? - Author: David Platt
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#40. Far more important than looking and searching for God's will is simply knowing and trusting God. - Author: David Platt
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#41. The blunt tools of legislation or union power can force a corporation to pay higher wages, but if employees don't create an equal amount of additional value, there's no net gain. - Author: Charles Platt
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#42. Making disciples by going, baptizing, and teaching people the Word of Christ and then enabling them to do the same thing in other people's lives - this is the plan God has for each of us to impact nations for the glory of Christ - Author: David Platt
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#43. The issue is not about having a small church or a big one. It is about how to keep the great commission at the forefront of every believer's mind. It is about helping the church go beyond "come and listen" to "go and tell. - Author: David Platt
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#44. God's design for taking the gospel to the world is a slow, intentional, simple process that involves every one of his people sacrificing every facet of their lives to multiply the life of Christ in others. - Author: David Platt
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#45. God's great love in Christ - Christians are compelled to willing, joyful, urgent, faith-driven, grace-saturated, God-glorifying work on behalf of the poor. - Author: David Platt
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#46. What is it about God's Word that creates an hunger to hear more? And not just to hear the Word but to long for it, study it, memorize it, and follow it? What causes followers of Christ around the world literally to risk their lives in order to know it? - Author: David Platt
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#47. Being a member of a church means realizing that we are responsible for helping the brothers and sisters around us to grow as disciples of Jesus. In the same way, they are responsible for helping us. We desperately need each other in the daily fight to follow Christ in a world that's full of sin. - Author: David Platt
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#48. God's ultimate concern is not to get you or me from point A to point B along the quickest, easiest, smoothest, clearest route possible. Instead, his ultimate concern is that you and I would know him deeply as we trust him more completely. - Author: David Platt
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#49. The gospel reveals the glory of God. According to God's Word, he is the sovereign Creator of all things. - Author: David Platt
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#50. The most glorious reason you exist is for the proclamation of the glory of God to the ends of the world. And it's more than having a nice life. - Author: David Platt
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#51. While the goal of the American dream is to make much of us, the goal of the gospel is to make much of God. - Author: David Platt
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#52. David has scored 62 goals in 148 games for Ipswich and those statistics tell me that he plays games and scores goals.
(on David Johnson) - Author: David Platt
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#53. If we want to know the Glory of God, if we want to experience the beauty of God, and if we want to be used by the hand of God, then we must LIVE in the WORD of God. - Author: David Platt
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#54. The directors that I end up having a really good time with are the ones that understand the fluidity of the medium and are interested in catching lightning in a bottle. - Author: Oliver Platt
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#55. We don't go to Scripture for permission to do what we think is best, but for direction to do what He says is best. - Author: David Platt
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#56. Don't underestimate what God can do with ordinary people. - Author: David Platt
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#57. You know, grieve your wife, this is an impulsive thing and you have no idea the kind of trouble you're getting yourself into it. And of course he doesn't listen to me and he adopts this child. - Author: Oliver Platt
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#58. It is a constant battle to resist the temptation to have more luxuries, to acquire more stuff, and to live more comfortably. - Author: David Platt
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#59. Love needs no reason material, external. But love lives strongly within reason, internal. - Author: Dew Platt
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#60. The formal definition of impact is a forcible contact between two things, and God has designed our lives for a collision course with the world. - Author: David Platt
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#61. The neglect of a generation is regeneration so every soul may become its own history, not the incessant anxiety of unnaturally imposed lessons, a plague of its own making. - Author: Dew Platt
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#62. God in His providence hasn't called us to watch history, but to shape history by praying in His Name. - Author: David Platt
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#63. Within the human, good or evil aims are never ancient. They are sometimes masqueraded when reinvented in modern means - Author: Dew Platt
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#64. No matter how many red Xs we write on our hands to end slavery, as long as these same hands are clicking on pornographic websites and scrolling through sexual pictures and videos, we are frauds to the core. - Author: David Platt
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#65. The message of biblical Christianity is 'God loves me so that I might make him- his ways, his salvation, his glory, and his greatness- known among all nations.' Now God is the object of our faith, and Christianity centers around him. We are not the end of the gospel; God is' - Author: David Platt
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#66. We can accomplish more in one month of dependence on the Spirit than we can in 100 years of dependence on ourselves. - Author: David Platt
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#67. The Life of Christ determines everything about us. - Author: David Platt
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#68. Yet the penalty for sin is not determined by our measure of it. Instead, the penalty for sin is determined by the magnitude of the one sinned against. - Author: David Platt
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#69. You know that was much more of a kind of cameo, I love the movie, I love the story, I love Johnny as a fun little role but it was more of a cameo, not anywhere near as developed as this role. - Author: Oliver Platt
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#70. Plainly put, a relationship with jesus requires total, superior, and exclusive devotion. - Author: David Platt
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#71. Dreams may be conceived as the ovulation of fate when they hold the possibility of becoming more than a concept or idea. - Author: Dew Platt
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#72. What works in one medium does not necessarily always work in the other. - Author: Marc E. Platt
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#73. If there is any form of prejudice, racism, sexism, economic/political divide etc. involved in trade, it is usually administered in the ability to trade. - Author: Dew Platt
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#74. But out of this group of "born-again Christians," researchers found that their beliefs and lifestyles are virtually indistinguishable from the rest of the world around them. - Author: David Platt
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#75. Disciple making is not a call for others to come to us to hear the gospel but a command for us to go to others to share the gospel. - Author: David Platt
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#76. In direct contradiciton to the American dream, God actually delights in exalting our inability. - Author: David Platt
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#77. The boss says that games in hand are no good unless you turn them into points. What he's getting at is that games in hand aren't much good unless you turn them into points. - Author: David Platt
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#78. If everyone's hope were to be realizable with precedence, the law which enables individuality and reasonability will become senseless - Author: Dew Platt
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#79. Faith is the realization that God's pleasure in you will never be based upon your performance for him. - Author: David Platt
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#80. We are, by nature, receivers. Even if we have a desire to learn God's Word, we still listen from a default self-centered mind-set that is always asking, What can I get out of this? - Author: David Platt
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#81. Salvation now consists of a deep wrestling in our souls with the sinfulness of our hearts, the depth of our depravity, and the desperation of our need for his grace. - Author: David Platt
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#82. We do not follow a health and wealth savior. We follow a homeless and wounded Savior. - Author: David Platt
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#83. I think of myself as an actor. - Author: Oliver Platt
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#84. Are We Going to die in our religion or are we going to die in our devotion? - Author: David Platt
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#85. The real secret is to build an organization that isn't afraid to make changes while it is still successful, before change becomes imperative for survival. - Author: Lewis E. Platt
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#86. No risk is too great if the potential reward is revenge. - Author: Paul Platt
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#87. And ultimately, If you sin against an infinitely holy and eternal God, you are infinitely guilty and worthy of eternal punishment. - Author: David Platt
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#88. We speak piously of ... making small studies that will add another brick to the temple of science. Most such bricks just lie around the brickyard. - Author: John R. Platt
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#89. God actually delights in exalting our inability. He intentionally puts his people in situations where they come face to face with their need for him. - Author: David Platt
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#90. The always-on economy, by definition, depends upon continuous energy. - Author: Charles Platt
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#91. How have those in power led armies to kill people they don't know for centuries, always at the risk of their lives? By telling them God wants them to do it. By telling them that the country is depending on them. - Author: Sean Platt
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#92. Craig Bellamy's got pace, but he's also rapid as well - Author: David Platt
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#93. Every Christian has unique opportunities to engage the most pressing social issues of our day by praying, proclaiming the gospel, and participating with God in all that he is doing in the world. - Author: David Platt
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#94. [ ... ]there is no injustice in God. The injustice lies in Christians who possess the gospel and refuse to give their lives to making it known among those who haven't heard. - Author: David Platt
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#95. It meant a lot of driving through nothingness, and sometimes all that prickled the radio dial were low-wattage religious broadcasts: preachers who thought the aliens were Jesus coming home, or that they carried the wrath of God in their round ships' bellies. - Author: Sean Platt
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#96. By God's design, he has wired his children for spiritual reproduction. He has woven into the fabric of every single Christian's DNA a desire and ability to reproduce. - Author: David Platt
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#97. When Jesus comes to the earth in the New Testament, we are quickly introduced to him as an immigrant. Fleeing a brutal political situation in Bethlehem after he is born, Jesus' family travels to Egypt, where they live for years as sojourners in a foreign land. - Author: David Platt
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#98. The dangerous assumption we unknowingly accept in the American dream is that our greatest asset is our own ability. - Author: David Platt
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#99. God stands ready to allocate his power to all who are radically dependent on Him and radically devoted to making much of Him. - Author: David Platt
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#100. You may move eloquently, so you think, to the rhythm of some fated dance for some projected eternity, but if that fate is neither yours nor the work of your own hands, a rag doll knows more grace. - Author: Dew Platt
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