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Chance or Providence?
Shared By: Gregory Dawson on Jan 8, 2001
Summary: CHANCE OR PROVIDENCE? On the front porch of his little country store in Illinois, a small businessman stood with his partner. Business was all gone, and the partner asked, "How much longer can we keep this going?" The owner answered, "It looks...
Category: Stories
based on 167 ratings
Denomination: Congregational
Scripture: Genesis 45:1-28
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George Mason, A Founding Father Of Our Nation ...
Shared By: Daniel Becker on Sep 15, 2001
Summary: George Mason, a founding father of our nation prophetically proclaimed, “As nations can not be rewarded or punished in the next world they must be in this. By an inevitable chain of causes and effects, providence punishes national sins, by nat...
Category: Quotes
based on 55 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: none
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When Hudson Taylor Went To China, He Made The ...
Shared By: Paul Fritz on Oct 18, 2000
Summary: When Hudson Taylor went to China, he made the voyage on a sailing vessel. As it neared the channel between the southern Malay Peninsula and the island of Sumatra, the missionary heard an urgent knock on his stateroom door. He opened it, and there st...
Category: Stories
based on 12 ratings
Scripture: none
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In His Book, Reaching The Invisible God, Author ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: In his book, Reaching the Invisible God, author Philip Yancey tells the story about his wife, Janet, who leads a weekly “Christian Circle” at a local nursing home. An Alzheimer’s patient named Betsy faithfully attends, led there by a staff worker, a...
Category: Stories
based on 38 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Lonely Frog
Shared By: Isaac Butterworth on Dec 8, 2014
Summary: You’ve heard the one, I ‘m sure, about the lonely frog who goes to see a fortune-teller. He’s told not to worry. She says, “You’re going to meet a beautiful young girl, and she will want to know everything about you.” “That’s great!” the excited fro...
Category: Humor
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: Ruth 2:1-13