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CYMBALA'S EASTER STORY Jim Cymbala preaches at a church in the slums of New York. He tells the following story: It was Easter Sunday and I was s...
Scripture: Exodus 18:15-18:18, Luke 23:32-23:34, 1 Corinthians 13:1-13:8, John 13:34-13:35, Matthew 25:34-25:45, [more]
AN EASTER PARABLE: EDITH EASTER Edith Burns was a wonderful Christian who lived in San Antonio, Texas. She was the patient of a doctor by the name...
Scripture: Ephesians 3:1-3:7
I conclude this morning with a story about what happened since a tragic event that took place 9 months ag...
Tags: Forgiveness For Others
So if the kingdom of heaven is so valuable, why doesn’t everybody do everything they can to be a part of it? I think it’s because value is often in t...
Contributor: John Braland , Outreach, Inc.
Scripture: Ephesians 3:1-3:12
Two hundred years ago, in the early 19th Century, as astonishing as it may seem, Christmas in Great Britain had become almost extinct. The Times newsp...
Scripture: Luke 2:8-2:14
CARL'S GOSPEL GARDEN He didn't talk much. He would always greet you with a big smile and a firm handshake. Even after living in our neighborhood fo...
Scripture: 1 Peter 1:22-1:25
Tags: Christian Witness
Twas much, that man was made like God before, But that God should be like man much more. John Donne. ...
Tags: Christmas Advent
It was Christmas Eve, 1910. General William Booth, the founder of The Salvation Army in London, England was near the end of his life. His health was p...
Scripture: Philippians 2:3
A wealthy man and his son loved to collect rare works of art. They had everything in their collection, from Picasso to Raphael. They would often sit t...
Contributor: Bob Soulliere, Outreach, Inc.
Tags: What Is Evangelism?
GOD'S GREATNESS Today it doesn’t take wars or persecutions to challenge our Christian faith or religious practices. No spears, no swords, no fiery...
Scripture: Ephesians 1:15-1:23