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Tim Zingale avatar
I Have A Dream That One Day On The Red Hills Of ...
Shared By: Tim Zingale on Jan 9, 2001
Summary: "I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood.. ...I have a dream that my four little children will one day live i...
Category: Quotes
based on 152 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
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God’s Design Is For A Man And Woman To ...
Shared By: James Wilson on Nov 23, 2000
Summary: God’s design is for a man and woman to enter into a permanent, intimate relationship with one another. A relationship like Eddie and Mary enjoy. Let me read you a letter that Eddie wrote to Ann Landers: Dear Ann Landers: On Aug. 14, 1...
Category: Quotes
based on 113 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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A Young Man Wrote This To His Girlfriend. ...
Shared By: John Walls on Jan 31, 2001
Summary: A young man wrote this to his girlfriend. “Sweetheart, if this world was as hot as the Sahara desert, I would crawl on my knees through the burning sand to come to you. If the world would be like the Atlantic Ocean, I would swim through shar...
Category: Humor
based on 218 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Do You Remember The Story About Tony Toto, Of ...
Shared By: MELVIN NEWLAND on Feb 26, 2001
Summary: Do you remember the story about Tony Toto, of Allentown, PA.? He operated a pizza parlor there. Tony Toto survived at least 5 attempts on his life, all arranged for or carried out by his dear wife, Frances, & her lover. Twice she arranged for...
Category: Stories
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Dr. John Trent Tells The Story Of A Couple In ...
Shared By: MELVIN NEWLAND on Mar 13, 2001
Summary: Dr. John Trent tells the story of a couple in West Texas. The wife, Betty, was very athletic, & had been a cheerleader & very popular in high school. Now she is 55 & has come to Dr. Trent for medical help. She hurts a lot & her joints are beginni...
Category: Stories
based on 102 ratings
Scripture: none
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Lost And Found Ad - Lost Dog, Brown Fur, Some ...
Shared By: John Beehler on Mar 20, 2001
Summary: Lost and Found ad - Lost dog, brown fur, some missing due to mange, blind in one eye, three legs, slightly arthritic, goes by name of Lucky.
Category: Humor
based on 152 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: none
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Showing Up Each Day
Shared By: Steve Malone on Apr 9, 2001
Summary: Erma Bombeck writes; For the first 4 or 5 years after I had children, I considered motherhood a temporary condition -- not a calling. It was a time of my life set aside for exhaustion and long hours. It would pass. Then one afternoon, with 3 ...
Category: Humor
based on 193 ratings
Scripture: none
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One Of The All-time Greats In Baseball Was Babe ...
Shared By: James May on Apr 19, 2001
Summary: One of the all-time greats in baseball was Babe Ruth. His bat had the power of a cannon, and his record of 714 home runs remained unbroken until Hank Aaron came along. The Babe was the idol of sports fans, but in time age took its toll, and his popu...
Category: Stories
based on 73 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Dearest Jimmy, No Words Could Ever Express The ...
Shared By: R. Darrel Davis on Feb 10, 2001
Summary: "Dearest Jimmy, No words could ever express the great unhappiness I’ve felt since breaking our engagement. Please say you’ll take me back. No one could ever take your place in my heart, so please forgive me. I love you, I love you, I lov...
Category: Humor
based on 286 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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It Is Said That Claude, A Christian Man, Was ...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Aug 13, 2001
Summary: It is said that Claude, a Christian man, was unjustly imprisoned in the Bastille (a French prison). At the same time another man was imprisoned who was so brutal and ferocious that no one dared approach him. The jailer, recognizing Claude’s ...
Category: Stories
based on 8 ratings
Scripture: none
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Michelangelo Was Browsing About In A Marble Shop ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Sep 4, 2001
Summary: Michelangelo was browsing about in a marble shop one day. His attention was drawn to one particular piece. He walked around and around it, pondering its beauty. After a time, he told the shopkeeper that he wished to purchase it. The shopkeeper, evid...
Category: Stories
based on 67 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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I Heard Of A Couple Who, As They Were Paying For ...
Shared By: James H. Cook, Jr. on Oct 13, 2001
Summary: I heard of a couple who, as they were paying for groceries in the check-out line, were discussing their soon to be 50th wedding anniversary, when the young cashier interjected by saying, "I can’t imagine being married to same man for 5o years!" ...
Category: Stories
based on 115 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Greg Louganis Recorded An Unprecedented ...
Shared By: Ian Biss on Jan 29, 2002
Summary: Greg Louganis recorded an unprecedented double/double in Olympic diving when he won gold medals in the men’s 3-meter springboard and platform competition in both the 1984 and 1988 Olympics. Few will ever forget how he fought back in 1988. In the spr...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Grace Brethren
Scripture: none
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William Gladstone, In Announcing The Death Of ...
Shared By: James Dunn on Jan 29, 2002
Summary: William Gladstone, in announcing the death of Princess Alice to the House of Commons, told a touching story. The little daughter of the Princess was seriously ill with diphtheria. The doctors told the princess not to kiss her little daughter and end...
Category: Stories
based on 65 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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To Be One, To Be United Is A Great Thing. But To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Feb 10, 2002
Summary: To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater. Bono, Lead Singer of U2
Category: Quotes
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: none
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Love Them
Shared By: SermonCentral on May 5, 2002
Summary: LOVE THEM Before becoming a mother I had a hundred theories on how to bring up children. Now I have seven children and only one theory: love them, especially when they least deserve to be loved. Kate Samperi, author SOURCE: Celebrati...
Category: Quotes
based on 21 ratings
Scripture: none
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I Loved You Enough
Shared By: Bruce Landry on May 11, 2002
Summary: I Loved You Enough “You don’t love me!” How many times have your kids laid that one on you? Someday when my children are old enough to understand the logic motivation a mother, I’ll tell them: · I loved you enough to bug you about where you were g...
Category: Stories
based on 9 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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A Few Weeks Ago I Rented The Movie Ai. It Is Set ...
Shared By: Steven Simala Grant on May 28, 2002
Summary: A few weeks ago I rented the movie AI. It is set in the future, where a company has created a human robot child with the ability to love unconditionally. In many ways it was a disturbing movie, posing a number of difficult questions about what it ...
Category: Movies / Videos
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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There Was A Great Theologian Who Came To The Usa ...
Shared By: Ed Wood on Jun 6, 2002
Summary: There was a great theologian who came to the USA from England and was being interviewed by a group of seminary students. The question was asked, “What is the most profound thought that ever occupied your mind.” The answer was, “Jesus loves me this I...
Category: Stories
based on 18 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: John 3:16-17
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It Is Easy To Love The People Far Away. It Is Not ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 25, 2002
Summary: It is easy to love the people far away. It is not always easy to love those close to us...Bring love into your home for this is where our love for each other must start. - Mother Teresa 2002 Beliefnet
Category: Quotes
based on 21 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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In Genesis, It Says That It Is Not Good For A ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jul 2, 2002
Summary: "In Genesis, it says that it is not good for a man to be alone; but sometimes it is a great relief." -John Barrymore
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Cop Breathes Life Into Stricken Dog
Shared By: Paul Fritz on Jul 18, 2002
Summary: Cop Breathes Life Into Stricken Dog Tue Jul 16, 9:53 AM ET WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (Reuters) - A police officer brought a stricken dog back to life by performing mouth-to-mouth resuscitation on her furry muzzle after she was hit by a car, the of...
Category: Humor
based on 9 ratings
Scripture: none
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A Young Man Was Head Over Heals In Love With A ...
Shared By: D. Greg Ebie on Jul 28, 2002
Summary: A young man was head over heals in love with a young lady. The time they spent together was magical. When they were with each other everything was always perfect; there was never a problem. He decided that the two of them should be married, so he ...
Category: Humor
based on 17 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: none
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The Older, the Better
Shared By: Michael Reeves on Aug 20, 2002
Summary: THE OLDER, THE BETTER An older soman was overheard to say about her husband and their relationship together, "I’m married to an archaeologist, and I get the feeling that the older I get, the better he likes me." SOURCE: Sunday School booklet ...
Category: Humor
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Dearest Jimmy
Shared By: James Botts on Sep 1, 2002
Summary: Dearest Jimmy, No words could ever express the great unhappiness I’ve felt since breaking off our engagement. Please say you’ll take me back. No one could ever take your place in my heart, so please forgive me. I love you, I love you, I love you...
Category: Humor
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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A Perfect Salvation—Communion Meditation
Shared By: Robert Tatum on Sep 4, 2002
Summary: A PERFECT SALVATION-COMMUNION MEDITATION Near Mobile, Alabama there was a railroad bridge that spanned a big bayou. The date was September 22, 1993. It was a foggy morning just before daybreak when a tugboat accidentally pushed a barge into the...
Category: Stories
based on 21 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Revelation 1:1-10
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Clip from Final Scene of "Shrek"
Shared By: Guy Caley on Jan 26, 2003
Summary: Clip from final scene of "Shrek" Fiona: "I was supposed to be beautiful" Shrek: "But you are beautiful" Unconditional love. It’s the deepest longing of our hearts, because each of us harbors deep inside the fear that if others really knew us...
Category: Movies / Videos
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: none
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Shared By: Joel Vicente on Feb 8, 2003
Summary:
Category: Stories
based on 11 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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A Paddy's Day Joke
Shared By: SermonCentral PRO on Mar 9, 2003
Summary: A PADDY’S DAY JOKE Paddy was tooling along the road one fine day when the local policeman, a friend of his, pulled him over. "What’s wrong, Seamus?" Paddy asked. "Well didn’t ya know, Paddy, that your wife fell out of the car about five miles bac...
Category: Humor
based on 9 ratings
Scripture: none
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Our Comfort, Our Hope—Communion Meditation
Shared By: Revd. Martin Dale on Mar 30, 2003
Summary: OUR COMFORT, OUR HOPE-- COMMUNION MEDITATION Recently I came across a true story that happened during the Holocaust of the Second World War. Solomon Rosenberg, his wife and their 2 sons were arrested, together with Rosenburg's mother and fathe...
Category: Stories
based on 58 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
Scripture: none