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No People In History Have Had As Many ...
Shared By: Dan Erickson on Nov 21, 2000
Summary: No people in history have had as many opportunities to hear the truth about God, to learn how salvation can be found by turning to Jesus Christ, than those who live in this country at the end of the 20th Century. Do you realize there are 450,000 chu...
Category: Statistics
based on 164 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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How Valuable Is Salt? 40 Million Tons Are ...
Shared By: Terry Dashner on Dec 21, 2001
Summary: How valuable is salt? 40 million tons are required each year to fill our needs. Homer called it divine. Plato called it a "substance dear to the gods." Shakespeare mentioned salt 17 times in his plays. Perhaps Leonard da Vinci wanted to send a subtl...
Category: Statistics
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The Gospel Is A Universal Language That Crosses ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: The Gospel is a universal language that crosses the barriers of time to impact the lives of ordinary people.” — Michelle Jones
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: none
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His Name Is Bill. He Has Wild Hair, Wears A ...
Shared By: James Westervelt on Feb 5, 2002
Summary: His name is Bill. He has wild hair, wears a T-shirt with holes in it, jeans and no shoes. This was literally his wardrobe for his entire four years of college. He is intelligent. Kind of esoteric and very, very bright. He became a Christian whil...
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What Difference Does It Make?
Shared By: David Salisbury on Oct 2, 2002
Summary: WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE? The job of the church is not to impact the church, but to impact the world. It’s like a huddle in a football game. 67,000 people don’t pay $25.00 a ticket to watch the Titans huddle. What if you went to a Titans ...
Category: Humor
based on 256 ratings
Scripture: Matthew 5:13-16
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Where the People Are
Shared By: Dan Cormie on Sep 24, 2003
Summary: WHERE THE PEOPLE ARE Christ met unbelievers where they were. He realized what many Christians today still don’t seem to understand. Cultivators have to get out in the field. According to one count, the gospels record 132 contacts that Jesus h...
Category: Quotes
based on 18 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Everybody Can Be Great ... Because Anybody Can ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Everybody can be great ... because anybody can serve. You dont have to have a college degree to serve. You dont have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.
Category: Quotes
based on 9 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Grow As You Go.' The First Sermon In This Series ...
Shared By: Jim Kane on Jan 7, 2008
Summary: ‘Grow as You Go.’ The first sermon in this series took us to Moses and his encounter with God. We were told that God had a role, an important one at that, for Moses and it was in line with God’s plan and story and not Moses’ plan and story. In other...
Category: Quotes
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Life-Saving Stations
Shared By: Chris Jordan on Mar 16, 2008
Summary: ILLUSTRATION: On a dangerous seacoast where shipwrecks often occur, there was once a little life-saving station. The building was primitive, and there was just one boat, but the members of the life-saving station were committed and kept a constant ...
Category: Stories
based on 13 ratings
Denomination: Foursquare
Scripture: Matthew 9:37-38
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I Received The Following Story As One Of Those ...
Shared By: David Brockhouse on Apr 3, 2008
Summary: I received the following story as one of those “dreaded” forwarded emails. I think it’s a fitting way to end a Wednesday Lenten message on Obedience ----from the eyes of a child. Story of God lives under the Bed. I envy Kevin. He thinks God li...
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The First Step In Developing Specific Prayers ...
Shared By: Greg Bond on Dec 28, 2009
Summary: The first step in developing specific prayers for your community, oddly enough, is to pray. Start with a specific prayer, asking God to open your eyes to those areas in your community that have the most influence. Ask Him to open your eyes to those ...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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The Visitor Experience
Shared By: Perry Greene on Mar 29, 2012
Summary: THE VISITOR EXPERIENCE Back in the 1980s, a man visited 18 different churches of differing beliefs to find out what churches are really like. The man said that he sat near the front. After each service he walked slowly to the rear; then returned ...
Category: Stories
Scripture: none
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In 1 John 4:18, We Are Assured That Love Defeats ...
Shared By: Kelly Mitchell on Jan 10, 2013
Summary: In 1 John 4:18, we are assured that Love defeats fear. That’s good news. But be careful not to read that God’s Love, and God’s Love alone drives out fear. It can. It does. However, some things are very difficult to fight alone. Go back and rea...
Category: Stories
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Light in the Darkness
Shared By: David Simpson on Jan 15, 2013
Summary: LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS Have you ever been in on one of those guided tours of any of a number of caves around our country ... like Ruby Falls, or Carlsbad Caverns or another one. Our family went to the Carlsbad Caves in New Mexico years ago. And a...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Christian Church
Scripture: none