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On The Australian Coat Of Arms Is A Picture Of A ...
Shared By: David Browne on Dec 9, 2000
Summary: On the Australian coat of arms is a picture of a emu and a kangaroo. These animals were chosen because they share a characteristic that appealed to our forefathers. Both the emu and kangaroo can move only forward, not back. The emu’s three-toe...
Category: Stories
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Approaching Storm
Shared By: Steve Hanchett on Jan 15, 2001
Summary: APPROACHING STORM "Isaac’s Storm" is a very interesting book about the hurricane that wiped out Galveston in 1900. One of the main plot lines of the book is about how everyone was convinced that a hurricane could never strike Galveston, ...
Category: Stories
based on 145 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Thomas A. Edison Was Working On A Crazy ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Sep 28, 2001
Summary: Thomas A. Edison was working on a crazy contraption called a "light bulb" and it took a whole team of men 24 straight hours to put just one together. The story goes that when Edison was finished with one light bulb, he gave it to a young boy helper,...
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based on 85 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Dr. Elizabeth Targ, A Psychiatrist At The Pacific ...
Shared By: David Yarbrough on Oct 15, 2001
Summary: Dr. Elizabeth Targ, a psychiatrist at the Pacific College of Medicine in San Francisco, has also tested out prayer on critically ill AIDS patients. All 20 patients in the study got pretty much the same medical treatment, but only half of them were p...
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For Many Years A Large Silver Star Adorned ...
Shared By: MELVIN NEWLAND on Nov 6, 2001
Summary: ILL. For many years a large silver star adorned the top of the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. One day back in the 1800’s, the Roman Catholic Church, which shares a part of the building with a Greek Orthodox Church, decided to take down the s...
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based on 60 ratings
Scripture: none
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On Sept 16, 1620 2 Ships Set Sail From Plymouth ...
Shared By: Steve Malone on Nov 13, 2001
Summary: On Sept 16, 1620 2 ships set sail from Plymouth Englnad, The Speedwell and the Mayflower. The Speedwell encountered much difficulty as they began their journey springing many leaks in the ship. So when the 2 ships went to Port in Plymouth England...
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A Story In The Denver Post Came Out In 1958 That ...
Shared By: Ray Ellis on Mar 22, 2002
Summary: A story in the Denver Post came out in 1958 that illustrates self-less love. June 7, 1958 the Air National Guard’s jet precision team was performing outside of Dayton, Ohio. Five precision flyers made up the Minute Men team. Colonel Walt Willia...
Category: Stories
based on 7 ratings
Denomination: Free Methodist
Scripture: none
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He Was Healed
Shared By: SermonCentral PRO on Nov 4, 2002
Summary: HE WAS HEALED Tony Campolo tells a story about being in a church in Oregon where he was asked to pray for a man who had cancer. Campolo prayed boldly for the man’s healing. That next week he got a telephone call from the man’s wife. She said,...
Category: Stories
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Jesus Lifted Up The Spirit Of A Discouraged ...
Shared By: John Williams III on Feb 10, 2003
Summary: Jesus lifted up the spirit of a discouraged preacher who retired early because of what happened to him. "In the Pentecostal Evangel church leader George U. Wood writes: "Have you ever heard a healing take place? I have. I listened to an aud...
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A Teenage Boy Was Seriously Injured An Automobile ...
Shared By: Charles Wilkerson on Oct 21, 2003
Summary: A teenage boy was seriously injured an automobile accident. The doctors did all they could to repair the damages to the boy’s body but despite their fast medical knowledge they were unable to completely restore his legs. He was informed that he wo...
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For Almost Forty Years, Margaret Lived With The ...
Shared By: Brian Atwood on Jan 12, 2008
Summary: For almost forty years, Margaret lived with the memory of one soul-scarring day in the one-room schoolhouse she attended. From the first day Margaret came to class, she and Ms. Garner, her bitter and harsh teacher, didn’t get along. Over the years...
Category: Stories
based on 20 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: John 9:1-41
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It Was One Of The Most Poignant Snapshots Of The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2008
Summary: IT WAS ONE OF THE MOST POIGNANT SNAPSHOTS OF THE VIETNAM WAR: A LITTLE GIRL RUNNING NAKED DOWN THE STREET, HER EYES WIDE WITH TERROR, SCREAMING IN PAIN. B. AT THE TIME, CHUCK COLSON WAS PRESIDENT NIXON’S ASSISTANT IN THE WHITE HOUSE, DEALING WITH D...
Category: Stories
based on 32 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Without One Plea
Shared By: Sermon Central on Dec 28, 2008
Summary: WITHOUT ONE PLEA Charlotte Elliott was a sickly English woman who had developed a long history of refusing to do things she was asked to do because of her illness. Her brother, who was a pastor, had been particularly persistent in trying to get h...
Category: Stories
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Cinderella (from Max ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 19, 2009
Summary: Cinderella (From Max Lucado) Now I want to turn things to an illustration as we transition to our final point. It is a true story that takes place at Disney World. Cinderella’s castle. It was packed with kids and parents. Suddenly all the childre...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Isaiah 53:3-5
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A Nation of Bible Illiterates
Shared By: Paul Carlson on Jan 25, 2010
Summary: A Nation of Bible Illiterates George Barna wrote The State of the Church in 2002. Barna conducted a survey of self-pronounced Christians and here’s what he found about their knowledge of the Bible. These are Christians. • 48% could not name ...
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THE WEALTHY, UNHEALTHY CHURCH
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Feb 9, 2014
Summary: THE WEALTHY, UNHEALTHY CHURCH Many writers have told the traditional story of the thirteenth century Catholic theologian, Thomas Aquinas, who visited the Vatican in Rome. He was escorted through the fine buildings housing the vast Papal treasury...
Category: Stories