March 30: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible?

3-30-10:

Don’t think God doesn’t hear your prayers. He might even raise up your enemy to help you out. Habakkuk 1:1-11

Instead of questioning God as to why He would allow such horrendous things to happen in our world, look instead inside yourself and your faith, which compels you to become the medium of change to those horrendous things. Habakkuk 1:12-2:20

Why do you long for the ‘famous God of lore’ when that God is already meekly inside of you ready to be your strength in how you live. Habakkuk 3

Much love.

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Andrew Marin is President and Founder of The Marin Foundation (www.themarinfoundation.org). He is author of the award winning book Love Is an Orientation (2009), its interactive DVD curriculum (2011), and recently an academic ebook titled Our Last Option: How a New Approach to Civility can Save the Public Square (2013). Andrew is a regular contributor to a variety of media outlets and frequently lectures at universities around the world. Since 2010 Andrew has been asked by the United Nations to advise their various agencies on issues of bridging opposing worldviews, civic engagement, and theological aspects of reconciliation. For twelve years he lived in the LGBT Boystown neighborhood of Chicago, and is currently based St. Andrews, Scotland, where he is teaching and researching at the University of St. Andrews earning his PhD in Constructive Theology with a focus on the Theology of Culture. Andrew's research centers on the cultural, political, and religious dynamics of reconciliation. Andrew is married to Brenda, and you can find him elsewhere on Twitter (@Andrew_Marin), Facebook (AndrewMarin01), and Instagram (@andrewmarin1).

  • wackywilliams

    Andrew I haven’t ever said a negitive thing about you & i love you dearly but your pissing me today, I had a dream about two weeks ago about my path in life, but don’t know how to turn it into action & then you tweet to stop talking & put it in action & now this & my blood is boling becuse I have been complaning to God a bit as of late becuse I feel much of the time i got the shrt end of the stick & I have a rougher road to hoe then the averge bear & I’ll dare you call me on the carpet becuse I want to have a bit of a pity part for now, dang it I have earnd it!! what right do you have to bring to my attion that I am wallowing & want the answers I want to the questions I have? do you have a right becuse your a good friend? a fellow child of God? or becuse you care about the state of soal? ok maby you do have a right but dang it I don’t like it. so stop it & only post good stuff that don’t challenge me & only gives me the warm fuzzys! got it? good! & by the way thanks. ;)

  • http://www.loveisanorientation.com Andrew Marin

    Geez! You had me super stressed there while reading what you wrote until the end. And actually, just to throw this out there, I’m not coming up with any of those words…it’s all said in the Bible. So really, I’m not asking you to do any of that stuff – it’s God. :)


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