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Holiness
Shared By: Steven Wunderink on Jul 16, 2007
Summary: Holiness My brothers and I collected Baseball cards as kids and we would play with them. How do you "play" with baseball cards? We would sort through them, divide them into teams, build our own allstar team, and sort out the duplicates for tradin...
Category: Humor
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: none
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Holiness
Shared By: Steven Wunderink on Jul 16, 2007
Summary: Holiness Are you living a HOLY life? If I went to your friends at work and asked, "Is (you) a Christian?" How would they answer? Would they say "Absolutely! The guy prays at every meal, he will pray with people who are hurting, he always is th...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: none
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Holiness
Shared By: Greg Gordon on Jun 18, 2008
Summary: HOLINESS "But they could not endure to hear of purity, and of victory over sin and the devil. They said they could not believe any could be free from sin on this side of the grave. I bade them give over babbling about the Scriptures, which were h...
Category: Quotes
Scripture: none
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The Holiness of God
Shared By: Aubrey Vaughan on May 29, 2007
Summary: The Holiness of God: I was in B.Q (D.I.Y.STORE) this week getting some paint for these walls in the church and I had it mixed on a machine, but the main ingredient was white their were tints of other colours but the main one used was white... And ...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Happiness... or Holiness?
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Happiness... or Holiness? We Christians have sometimes made a mistake when leading others to Christ in allowing (or encouraging) them to believe that, once they are born-again children of God, there will no longer be any trials in their lives...
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: Nehemiah 8:10
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What Holiness Is Not
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Mar 17, 2009
Summary: WHAT HOLINESS IS NOT John Charles Ryle, Anglican bishop of Liverpool in the 19th century speaks of holiness. He says, "It is not knowledge...nor great profession...nor doing many things...nor zeal for certain matters in religion..." He continues ...
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Hebrews 12:14
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Holiness and Happiness
Shared By: Christian Cheong on Mar 14, 2011
Summary: HOLINESS AND HAPPINESS Quote taken from an article "9 Points for Preaching on the Problem of Evil" by Norman L. Geisler, a distinguished professor of apologetics at Veritas Evangelical Seminary in Murrieta, California: "The stark truth is that...
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: Joshua 1:1-23:6
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One Day I Looked At Myself—at The Self That ...
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Dec 30, 2000
Summary: One day I looked at myself—at the self that Christ can see; I saw the person I am today and the one I ought to be. I saw how little I really pray and how little I really do; I saw the influence of my life—how little of it was true! ...
Category: Quotes
based on 122 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: none
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What Were To Happen If You Were Leaving For ...
Shared By: Lance Ladd on Aug 14, 2001
Summary: What were to happen if you were leaving for vacation and you went to flip of the breakers that ran the hot water heater so that you could save money not heating water that you didn’t need and instead you mistakenly flip the breaker for the ref...
Category: Humor
based on 85 ratings
Scripture: none
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: Prayer Life Of General Stonewall ...
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Oct 10, 2001
Summary: Illus.: Prayer Life of General Stonewall Jackson General Stonewall Jackson had in his service a man who had become so accustomed to his ways that he was able to discern whenever the General was about to start on an expedition. Someone asked him...
Category: Stories
based on 46 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: Matthew 11:28-30
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Your Input Will Determine Your Output, So Guard ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: Your input will determine your output, so guard what you put in and you won’t be put out. — Peter Sinclair
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: none
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Any One From The Country Knows, If A Cow Eats ...
Shared By: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Mar 31, 2002
Summary: Any one from the country knows, if a cow eats green onions out of the field, it will have BAD BREATH, BUT THERE IS SOMETHING ELSE TO NOTE: the cows milk will have a terrible taste. Not only does the cows breath stink, but the cows product will smell...
Category: Stories
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: none
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Eugene Peterson In A Long Obedience In The Same ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 2, 2002
Summary: Eugene Peterson in A Long Obedience in the Same Direction writes, “It is not difficult in our world to get a person interested in the message of the Gospel; it is terrifically difficult to sustain the interest. Millions of people in our culture make...
Category: Quotes
based on 41 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Romans 7:14-19
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God, Teach Me To Control My Tongue. God Teach Me ...
Shared By: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 4, 2002
Summary: God, teach me to control my tongue. God teach me that my ears are not garbage cans for other’s worthless trash.
Category: Quotes
based on 16 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
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The Complete Bible Commentary Argues That ...
Shared By: John Williams III on Apr 14, 2002
Summary: The Complete Bible Commentary argues that sanctification is found in three steps which are "(1), know (vs. 3); (2) reckon [KJV] (vs. 11); and (3) yield (vs. 13)". (Edward G. Dobson et. al. Nashville: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1999, p. 1417).
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: United Methodist
Scripture: none
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A Rather Pompous-looking Deacon Was Endeavoring ...
Shared By: David Yarbrough on May 20, 2002
Summary: A rather pompous-looking deacon was endeavoring to impress upon a class of boys the importance of living the Christian life. "Why do people call me a Christian?" the man asked. After a moment’s pause, one youngster said, "Maybe it’s because they don...
Category: Humor
based on 21 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Holiness Is A Bit Like This: In Our Kitchen We ...
Shared By: Chris Appleby on Jun 3, 2002
Summary: Holiness is a bit like this: in our kitchen we have a chopping board that’s holy. Well, actually we have a few chopping boards, but there’s one particular one that’s reserved for sweet things, for fruit and bread, and maybe mild cheese. But if you c...
Category: Stories
based on 15 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
Scripture: none
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You Know What Mason Said To Dixon? ‘you've Got ...
Shared By: Donnie Martin on Oct 26, 2002
Summary: “You know what Mason said to Dixon? ‘You’ve got to draw the line somewhere’” (Our Saviour, God, J.M. Boice, p. 40).
Category: Humor
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Several Years Ago, In Long Beach, California, A ...
Shared By: John Knight on Jan 31, 2003
Summary: Several years ago, in Long Beach, California, a fellow went into a fried chicken place and bought a couple of chicken dinners for himself and his date late one afternoon. The young woman at the counter inadvertently gave him the proceeds from the da...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Holiness
Scripture: none
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What Is A Better Breastplate Than A Heart ...
Shared By: David Insell on Jul 23, 2003
Summary: What is a better breastplate than a heart untainted? Shakespeare
Category: Quotes
Scripture: none
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What God Chooses
Shared By: David Rogers on Nov 23, 2004
Summary: What God chooses, HE cleanses What God cleanses, He molds What God molds, He fills What God Fills, He uses. J.S. Baxter
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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A Person's Mental Attitude Has An Almost ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Dec 12, 2005
Summary: A person’s mental attitude has an almost unbelievable effect on his powers, both physical ad psychological. The British psychiatrist, J.A. Hadfield, gives a striking illustration of this fact in his booklet, The Psychology of Power. “I asked three p...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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What We Are Called from and Called To
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 17, 2006
Summary: What we are called from and called to: I. Called from labor to rest (Matt. 11:28) II. Called from death to life (1 John 3:14) III. Called from bondage to liberty (Gal 5:13) IV. Called out of darkness into light (1 Pet. 2:9) V. Called fro...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Men Who Have In The Past Exerted The Greatest ...
Shared By: Manuel Amparo on May 9, 2006
Summary: Men who have in the past exerted the greatest influence for good in the world had, as a rule, pious mothers. The mother of George Washington, the man in whose principles we glory today, made it a practice each morning to spend an hour in prayer, dev...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Seventh-Day Adventist
Scripture: none
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The Power of Prayer
Shared By: Bill Butsko on Nov 18, 2006
Summary: “The Power of Prayer” J. Edgar Hoover said, “The spectacle of a nation praying is more awe-inspiring than the explosion of an atomic bomb. The force of prayer is greater than any possible combination of man-made or man-controlled powers, because...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Christian Church
Scripture: none
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There Is No Detour To Holiness. Jesus Came To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 11, 2007
Summary: "There is no detour to holiness. Jesus came to the resurrection through the cross, not around it."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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To Know Christ Is The Way To Grow In Holiness. ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 11, 2007
Summary: "To know Christ is the way to grow in holiness. Ask yourself, in the moment of perplexity or temptation, what would He do if He were here? Nothing else will so surely lead us into the way of holy living."
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Holiness Is Not The Way To Christ, But Christ ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 11, 2007
Summary: "Holiness is not the way to Christ, but Christ is the way to holiness."
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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It Is A Great Deal Better To Live A Holy Life ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 11, 2007
Summary: It is a great deal better to live a holy life than to talk about it.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Modern Concepts Of Health Have Lost Their ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 11, 2007
Summary: "Modern concepts of health have lost their connection to God. They look at health as normal anatomical, physiological and mental function. God would remind us that our intended spiritual state holiness forms the supreme description of health."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none