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Defining Moments of Faith
Shared By: Rick Stacy on Dec 23, 2002
Summary: DEFINING MOMENTS OF FAITH Several years ago Jeff Strueker was a US Army Ranger posted in Mogadishu, Somalia. Today he is a master of divinity student at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. For him Oct 3-4, 1993 were t...
Category: Stories
based on 64 ratings
Scripture: none
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Quote: "martin Luther, Speaking On The Sabbath, ...
Shared By: Michael McCartney on Nov 1, 2006
Summary: Quote: “Martin Luther, speaking on the Sabbath, said, ‘The spiritual rest which God especially intends in this commandment is that we not only cease from our labor and trade but much more-that we let God alone work in us and that in all our powers d...
Category: Quotes
Scripture: none
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Quote: Eugene Peterson Describes, "sabbath As ...
Shared By: Michael McCartney on Nov 1, 2006
Summary: Quote: Eugene Peterson describes, “Sabbath as that uncluttered time and space in which we can distance ourselves from our own activities enough to see what God is doing” (pg. 134, The Pastors Guide to Personal Spiritual Formation).
Category: Quotes
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One Writer Puts It Well When He Says, "sabbath ...
Shared By: Rodney Buchanan on May 7, 2007
Summary: One writer puts it well when he says, “Sabbath is taking a day a week to remind myself that I did not make the world and that it will continue to exist without my efforts. Sabbath is a day when my work is done, even if it isn’t. Sabbath is a day ...
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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Americans Are Sleeping Less Than They Did 20 ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 14, 2008
Summary: Americans Are Sleeping Less than they did 20 years ago, and about 50 to 70 million people nationwide suffer from chronic sleep loss and sleep disorders, reports the CDC. 10% of adults report not getting enough rest or sleep in any of the previous 30...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Luke 9:10
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Christian One Liners
Shared By: Tony Abram on Aug 22, 2008
Summary: Christian One Liners Don't let your worries get the best of you; remember, Moses started out as a basket case. *+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+*+* Some people are kind, polite, and sweet-spirited, until you try to sit in their pews. *+*+*+*...
Category: Humor
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Taking Pit-stops In ...
Shared By: Christian Cheong on Mar 30, 2010
Summary: TAKING PIT-STOPS IN LIFE The Formula One motor racing is the fastest sport in the world. Central to the strategy of winning a Formula One race is the pit-stop. No driver, no matter how fast they drive, can win a race without taking a pit-stop. ...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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We Need to Slow Down
Shared By: Josh Hunt on Feb 9, 2012
Summary: WE NEED TO SLOW DOWN A study by the US National Commission on Sleep Disorders blamed half of all traffic accidents on tiredness. Put that together with our penchant for speeding, and the result is carnage on the roads. Annual traffic fatalities n...
Category: Statistics
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Psalms 127:2
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The Exxon Valdez Is An Oil Tanker That Was On Its ...
Shared By: gaylon clark on Nov 14, 2012
Summary: The Exxon Valdez is an oil tanker that was on its way to Long Beach, California. Instead, it crashed into a reef in Prince William Sound, Alaska. The crash resulted in the second largest oil spill in US History. Between 25-32 million gallons of oil ...
Category: Stories
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Spiritual Formation and Exhaustion
Shared By: Tim Smith on May 11, 2014
Summary: James Bryan Smith writes, "The number one enemy of spiritual formation today is exhaustion. We are living beyond our means ... physically. And as a result, one of the primary activities of human life is being neglected: sleep." In the 1850's, t...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1-12