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Choices
Shared By: Marcus Rosa on Sep 20, 2004
Summary: How in the world did Lot end up in such a mess? One word—choices. —Something each of us has in common. Every single day... every single moment we make choices. —What to eat. What to wear. What to say. What to do. How to act. —You’ve made a ...
Category: Stories
based on 11 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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ATITUDES
Shared By: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Jan 6, 2016
Summary: YOU CHOOSE? YOUR CHOICES WILL CONTROL THE OUT GOING AND IN COMING 120 years ago there was a family moving from Georgetown to Johnstown. A new opportunity farming was before them. So they loaded up their covered wagon, hitched up the horses, sa...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: Job 2:9-10
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An Arab Chief Tells A Story Of A Spy Who Was ...
Shared By: George Rhodes on Apr 19, 2006
Summary: An Arab chief tells a story of a spy who was captured and then sentenced to death by a general in the Persian army. This general had the strange custom of giving condemned criminals a choice between the firing squad and the big, black door. As the m...
Category: Stories
based on 22 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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The Choices We Make
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 20, 2001
Summary: THE CHOICES WE MAKE Every single day we make choices that show whether we are courageous or cowardly. We choose between the right thing and the convenient thing, sticking to a conviction or caving in for the sake of comfort, greed or approval. ...
Category: Quotes
based on 97 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Jonah 1:1-17
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The Choices We Make
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Dec 15, 2005
Summary: The words of Eleanor Roosevelt ring true: One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words. It is expressed in the choices one makes. In the long run, we shape our lives and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices ...
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Future Is Not A Result Of Choices Among ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The future is not a result of choices among alternative paths offered by the present, but a place that is created created first in the mind and will, created next in activity. The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Consequences of Wrong Choices
Shared By: Richard Goble on Nov 12, 2007
Summary: The Consequences of Wrong Choices Traci stood before the church, tears in her eyes, head bowed to the floor, her mother at her side. It must have been the most difficult situation she had ever been in in her short fifteen years. Yet it was necessar...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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William James on Choices
Shared By: Gordon Curley on Nov 10, 2010
Summary: WILLIAM JAMES ON CHOICES William James: "When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that is in itself a choice."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Brethren
Scripture: none
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Billy Graham: Choices
Shared By: Bishop Lalachan Abraham on Mar 2, 2013
Summary: BILLY GRAHAM: CHOICES Billy Graham said, "The strongest principle of life and blessings lies in our choice. Our life is the sum result of all the choices we make, both consciously and unconsciously. If we can control the process of choosing, we c...
Category: Quotes
based on 36 ratings
Denomination: *other
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Choices: The Overall Number Of Products Offered ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jan 20, 2006
Summary: Choices: The overall number of products offered in an average-size supermarket stands at around 22,000. Last year, there were over 21,000 new products introduced. An eye-popping 1,500 actually made it into stores, the highest number in years. (Won...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Maturity Is Recognizing That The Choices We Make ...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Apr 4, 2006
Summary: Maturity is recognizing that the choices we make carry consequences. I had a good laugh at a story in the newspapers sometime back about a teacher who found a great way to make students pay for their crimes. Troublemakers at Riverside Brookfield H...
Category: Humor
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: none
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Punishment Teaches The Great Lesson That Choices ...
Shared By: Bob Marcaurelle on Jun 16, 2007
Summary: Punishment teaches the great lesson that choices have consequences. I have been spanked, but the worst punishment I ever had was not a spanking. I called my grandmother an old “battleaxe”. I didn’t even know what it meant. She told me, “Well this ol...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Trials
Shared By: Tim Smith on May 28, 2015
Summary: Sam Dixon was the General Secretary of the United Methodist Committee on Relief. He died under the rubble in the Montana Hotel of Haiti, serving God while meeting with other relief agencies to work together to better help the Haitian people. When on...
Category: Stories
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Choices Have To Be Made By All Of Us At Some ...
Shared By: Owen Bourgaize on Oct 18, 2000
Summary: Choices have to be made by all of us at some time. A poet (James Russell Lowell) put it like this: "Once to every man and nation comes the moment to decide; Some great cause, God’s new Messiah, offering each the bloom or blight; Parts the goats upo...
Category: Quotes
based on 83 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Moral Choices: New Barna Research Finds Many ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jan 18, 2006
Summary: Moral Choices: New Barna research finds many adults attitudes conflict with the moral positions of their faith. On abortion, 41% of all adults stated that it should be legal in all or almost all circumstances and 55% said it should not be legal unde...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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We Must Make The Choices That Enable Us To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Ah, Life Is So Full Of Choices. Sometimes We ...
Shared By: Darren McCormick on Feb 26, 2008
Summary: Ah, life is so full of choices. Sometimes we choose wisely. Sometimes not so wisely---like the little boy whose older brother talked into letting him crack some eggs on his head. The two of them were getting ready to boil some eggs so they could ...
Category: Humor
based on 17 ratings
Scripture: none
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Some Choices Carry Greater Consequences Than ...
Shared By: Russell Brownworth on Sep 22, 2008
Summary: Some choices carry greater consequences than others. A student nurse came into the hospital room to give her 79-year-old patient a shot. She asked him, "Which hip do you want the shot?" Said he, "YOURS, HONEY!"
Category: Humor
Denomination: United Methodist
Scripture: none
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Two Choices: The Real God Or A False God, Richard ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 22, 2009
Summary: Two Choices: The real God or a false god, Richard Lovelace on How Some Churches Want Ministers To Protect Them from the Real God Richard Lovelace wrote: "The whole church was...avoiding the biblical portrait of the sovereign and holy God who was an...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
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Our Poor Choices--his Good Grace!" Genesis 16: ...
Shared By: Mark Brunner on Nov 27, 2004
Summary: “Our Poor Choices--His Good Grace!” Genesis 16: 1-15 Key verse(s): 3: “So after Abram had been living in Canaan ten years, Sarai his wife took her Egyptian maidservant Hagar and gave her to her husband to be his wife.’” Do you ever pray for dis...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: Genesis 16:1-15
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You Have Two Choices In Life: You Can Dissolve ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "You have two choices in life: you can dissolve into the mainstream or you can be distinct. To be different, you must strive to be what no one else but you can be."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Ones Philosophy Is Not Best Expressed In Words. ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Ones philosophy is not best expressed in words. It is expressed in the choices one makes. The process never ends, until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our responsibility."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Character That Takes Command In Moments Of ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The character that takes command in moments of crucial choices has already been determined by a thousand other choices made earlier in seemingly unimportant moments. It has been determined by all the 'little' choices of years pastby all those times...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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We Usually Face More Than One Intersection In ...
Shared By: Jerry Falwell on Mar 7, 2002
Summary: We usually face more than one intersection in our lifetime. Life is choice, we will always have to make good choices, in the first quarter and in the last quarter.
Category: Quotes
based on 37 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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75% Of The Of The Quality Of Our Lives Directly ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jan 20, 2006
Summary: 75% of the of the quality of our lives directly reflects lifestyle options and our lifestyle choices, says Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Edward Creagan. (Foster Letter 8/25/04) http://garydfoster.com/
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Some Lawyers Say Fast Food Is Dangerous. It Can ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Some lawyers say fast food is dangerous. It can make you fat. I say some lawyers are dangerous. They can make you poor and take away your choices.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Will Rogers Said, "good Judgment Comes From ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: Will Rogers said, “Good judgment comes from experience and a lot of that (experience) comes from bad judgment” ….In other words much of what we learn come from the bad choices we have made
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Encouragement
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: ENCOURAGEMENT According to Hallmark, 90% of consumers want more choices in encouragement cards that will allow them to share support in unique ways for real life situations. (CMA e-Newsletter 4/2/07)
Category: Statistics
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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When A Storm Comes Into A Christian's Life, The ...
Shared By: Bradley Kellum on Aug 11, 2009
Summary: When a storm comes into a Christian’s life, the Christian has two choices. They can PRAY or they can STRAY. Praying draws you closer to God. Straying pushes you farther away from God.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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George E. Mendenhall, Associate Professor Of ...
Shared By: Dale Pilgrim on Apr 26, 2010
Summary: George E. Mendenhall, associate professor of religious studies at Harwick in New York, defines repentance as “a reorientation of a value system and a redirection of choices and actions consistent with those values.”
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Salvation Army
Scripture: none