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Girolamo Savonarola Was One Of The Great ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Dec 16, 2001
Summary: Girolamo Savonarola was one of the great preachers of the fifteenth century. He preached in the great cathedral of Florence, Italy, which contained a magnificent marble statue of the blessed virgin Mary. When Savonarola started preaching at this gre...
Category: Stories
based on 8 ratings
Scripture: Galatians 6:7-10
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Faithful for a Promise
Shared By: Paul Fritz on Jul 28, 2002
Summary: FAITHFUL FOR A PROMISE A promise from God is a statement we can depend on with absolute confidence. Here are 12 promises for the Christian to claim. God’s presence -- "I will never leave thee" (Heb. 13:5) God’s protection -- "I am thy shie...
Category: Quotes
based on 41 ratings
Scripture: none
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In The Film The Matrix, We Are Taken To The Year ...
Shared By: Rodney Buchanan on Oct 6, 2002
Summary: In the film The Matrix, we are taken to the year 2199. The world has been taken over and is being run by AI: artificial intelligence. Harvested humans live in a computer generated dreamworld of artificial reality, never understanding that they ar...
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based on 14 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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Spiritual Health Checks
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Spiritual Health Checks (True Devotions) Rick Warren wrote, "The key for churches in the 21st Century will be church health, not growth." When a congregation is healthy, it will grow spiritually and enjoy the benefits of a live, vibrant ...
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When I Was A Teenager, I Remember My Unle ...
Shared By: Shawn Miller on Jul 6, 2009
Summary: When I was a teenager, I remember my uncle telling me of times when He would go spelunker caves. He loved the thrill of finding new caves and the thought of being somewhere where no one had been. He told me that there were times deep inside some o...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: none
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Bad ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jul 10, 2009
Summary: Bad Medicine In 1982, seven residents of the Greater Chicago area made an assumption that proved fatal. They all took a dose of Extra Strength Tylenol® that had been laced with potassium cyanide. What they thought was medicine proved to be poison...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
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Two Friends Run Into Each Other While Walking ...
Shared By: Ed Vasicek on Jul 20, 2009
Summary: Two friends run into each other while walking their dogs. One suggests lunch. The other says, "They won’t let us in a restaurant with pets." Undeterred, the first guy and his German shepherd head into the restaurant. The maître d’ stops them, say...
Category: Humor
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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In A View From The Zoo, Gary Richmond, A Former ...
Shared By: Bobby Scobey on Jul 20, 2009
Summary: In A View from the Zoo, Gary Richmond, a former zoo keeper, has this to say: Raccoons go through a glandular change at about 24 months. After that they often attack their owners. Since a 30-pound raccoon can be equal to a 100-pound dog in a scrap...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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George Gordon Liddy Was A Watergate Conspirator ...
Shared By: Bobby Scobey on May 6, 2010
Summary: George Gordon Liddy was a Watergate conspirator serving under Pres. Richard Nixon. Upon his release from prison: "I have found within myself all I need and all I ever shall need. I am a man of great faith, but my faith is in George Gordon Liddy. I h...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Buddy Wasisname And The Other Fellers ...
Shared By: Dale Pilgrim on May 16, 2010
Summary: Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers (Newfoundland comedy group) feature a song on one of their albums called “Only 19”. It is the story of a young man who married what he thought was his young bride until they got ready for their first night toget...
Category: Humor
Denomination: Salvation Army
Scripture: none
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White As Snow
Shared By: Jason Bonnicksen on May 15, 2011
Summary: WHITE AS SNOW Ash Wednesday — it’s kind of a solemn day. It’s the start of Lent —a word which means “spring” in German. But more than this, it’s the time each year when we intently focus on the path Christ Jesus laid out for us to follow...
Category: Quotes
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: Joel 1:14 Joel 1:14-27
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Do You Have An Awareness of Sin?
Shared By: Davon Huss on Mar 26, 2012
Summary: DO YOU HAVE AN AWARENESS OF SIN? John MacArthur: A basic mark of true spirituality is a deep awareness of sin. In Scripture those who most despised their sinfulness were often those who were the most spiritual. Paul said he was the chief of ...
Category: Quotes
Scripture: none
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Emotional ...
Shared By: Joe Bertone on Aug 1, 2012
Summary: EMOTIONAL DECEPTIONS In 1930, in a small town in Oklahoma one high school seemed to loose all the football games they played against their arch rival from a neighboring school. The more important the game the worse they lost. Finally, a wealthy o...
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based on 1 rating
Scripture: none