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Timothy Peck avatar
When We Vote We Demonstrate Our Beliefs By The ...
Shared By: Timothy Peck on Feb 1, 2001
Summary: When we vote we demonstrate our beliefs by the way we vote. Some people demonstrate by joining political organizations, others by writing letters to government leaders or editorial pages for the local newspaper. Some people demonstrate by picketing,...
Category: Stories
based on 134 ratings
Scripture: none
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Marathon Runners Often Reach The Point Where They ...
Shared By: Gregg Bitter on Mar 10, 2003
Summary: Marathon runners often reach the point where they wonder whether they can keep going. They hit the wall. They doubt they can finish the race. Their muscles burn with pain; their strength is gone. They feel defeated. As we run our Christian lives,...
Category: Stories
based on 27 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
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Elapsed Time: Measured From The Beginning Of The ...
Shared By: A. Todd Coget on Dec 12, 2003
Summary: (Elapsed time: Measured from the beginning of the opening credit, this scene begins at 01:46:50 and ends at 01:49:00. Content: In Love and War is rated PG-13 for sensuality and graphic portrayal of war injuries.) The movie In Love and War is base...
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based on 1 rating
Scripture: none
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Some Years Ago I Read The Story Of A Young Girl ...
Shared By: Brad Bailey on Aug 3, 2004
Summary: Some years ago I read the story of a young girl that came what became well known as Covenant House here in L.A…. “She came to our front door Tuesday morning, dressed in dirty rags, holding a little aluminum paint can in her arms. From the seco...
Category: Stories
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: none
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In 1858 The Illinois Legislature--using An ...
Shared By: Ed Vasicek on Sep 10, 2004
Summary: In 1858 the Illinois legislature--using an obscure statute--sent Stephen A. Douglas to the U.S. Senate instead of Abraham Lincoln, although Lincoln had won the popular vote. When a sympathetic friend asked Lincoln how he felt, he said, "Like the boy...
Category: Humor
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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Sudanese Boys
Shared By: John Harvey on Nov 2, 2004
Summary: **Sudanese Boys- {page 17} The four young Sudanese boys cried and screamed out for their mothers but they refused to repeat the words that would mean saving their lives yet renouncing their Christianity. Their red blood began to flow across th...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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I'm Reminded Of A Little Story About A Christian ...
Shared By: Joseph Byrd on Mar 30, 2005
Summary: I’m reminded of a little story about a Christian who dies and goes to heaven. He is met by St. Peter, who takes him on a tour of heaven. As they are going by beautiful golden buildings, he asked St. Peter what they were. St. Peter opened the door to...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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American Tourists Mistreated, Pastors Tortured & ...
Shared By: Ed Vasicek on Sep 27, 2005
Summary: American Tourists Mistreated, Pastors Tortured & Church Ordered to Close · August 8, 2005 CHINA: House Church Pastors Tortured in Prison & Shanghai House Church Faces Forced Closure China Aid learned that more than 210 Chinese house church pasto...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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A Man Who Went To The Doctor And Ran Into A Mean ...
Shared By: Alan Tison on Dec 20, 2005
Summary: A man who went to the doctor and ran into a mean spirited nurse at the desk. He said ma’am, I have this place on my chin and I would like to see a doctor. She barked, down the hall first door on your right, take off all of your clothes. He said I do...
Category: Humor
based on 8 ratings
Scripture: none
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In Max Lucado's Book The Applause Of Heaven, He ...
Shared By: Timothy Smith on Jul 29, 2006
Summary: In Max Lucado’s book The Applause of Heaven, he gives an illustration, that cements Jesus’ point that the only way to change your life is to change your heart. At one time Max and his family lived in Rio De Janeiro, working as missionaries. Once, wh...
Category: Stories
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Christian Church
Scripture: none
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We Experience "full Life" When We Practice ...
Shared By: Dale Pilgrim on Mar 30, 2008
Summary: We experience “full life” when we practice stewardship. To practice stewardship we must understand that Stewardship is totally about relationships.
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Salvation Army
Scripture: none
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Robert Cook, President Of King's College Once ...
Shared By: Bobby Scobey on Sep 11, 2008
Summary: Robert Cook, President of King’s College once related a true story from the early years of his ministry. Evidently at that time, he had been receiving some rather pointed criticism. In fact, it had become of such great concern to him that he sough...
Category: Stories
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Bonfire Night
Shared By: Gordon Curley on Nov 29, 2010
Summary: BONFIRE NIGHT On this day in 1605, thirteen young men planned to blow up the Houses of Parliament. Among them was Britain's most notorious traitor, a man called Guy Fawkes. They rented a house next to Parliament, dug a tunnel, and into the tunnel...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Brethren
Scripture: none
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To Martin Luther's Shame
Shared By: Revd. Martin Dale on Jun 21, 2012
Summary: TO MARTIN LUTHER'S SHAME One of the blots on the career of the great German Reformer, Martin Luther, was his acquiescence to the bigamous marriage of Philip of Hess. In 1530, at the height of the Reformation in Germany and where the Protestan...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Anglican
Scripture: none
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Who To Worry ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Aug 5, 2012
Summary: WHO TO WORRY ABOUT I remember an old Amish man sitting on the back of his produce wagon doing a little philosophizing as he sold his wares. He said, “Never worry about your enemy because if anything happens to you he will be the first one they will...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Psalms 55:12-21
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There Was A Missionary In China Who Rode The Bus ...
Shared By: Rick Boyne on Oct 9, 2012
Summary: There was a missionary in China who rode the bus everyday with the people. She was very friendly and open with her faith and dearly loved the Chinese. Trying to obey the oppressive Chinese law, she wouldn’t pass out Bibles indiscriminately, but alwa...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none