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One Of The Most Memorable Books I Have Ever Read ...
Shared By: Dan Erickson on Nov 21, 2000
Summary: One of the most memorable books I have ever read is A Severe Mercy. This is the story of Sheldon Vanauken and his wife Davy, who happened to be friends of C. S. Lewis. This couple was deeply in love and they sought to build the ideal marriage. They ...
Category: Stories
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Anne Landers on Loneliness
Shared By: Dan Cormie on Sep 24, 2003
Summary: Quote from Anne Landers: “ I’ve learned plenty, including most importantly what Leo Rostea had in mind when he said, “Each of us is a little lonely, deep inside and longs to be understood.” I have learned how it is with the stumbling tortured p...
Category: Quotes
based on 10 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: Job 14:1-2
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Baptizing a Drunk
Shared By: Paul Wallace on Oct 12, 2005
Summary: BAPTIZING A DRUNK A man was stumbling through the woods, totally drunk, when he came upon a preacher baptizing people in the river. He proceeded to walk into the water and bumped into the preacher. The preacher turned around and, though almost ove...
Category: Humor
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Tommy's Story
Shared By: Kent Wise on Mar 25, 2007
Summary: TOMMY'S STORY Father John Powell, professor at Loyola University in Chicago, writes about a student in his Theology of Faith class named Tommy: Some twelve years ago, I stood watching my university students file into the classroom for our firs...
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There Are Those Who Will Frown Upon Those Who ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "There are those who will frown upon those who set ambitious goals, and yet without goals there can be no achievement, and with no achievement life will be as it has been."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Seed You Sow Today Will Not Produce Crop ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The seed you sow today will not produce crop till tomorrow. For this reason, your identity does not lie in your current results. This is not who you are. Your current results are who you were."
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: John 4:35-38
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A Winning Team
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Aug 8, 2008
Summary: A WINNING TEAM Lee Iacocca once asked legendary football coach Vince Lombardi what it took to make a winning team. In the book Iacocca records Lombardi’s answer: "There are a lot of coaches with good ball clubs who know the fundamentals and ha...
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Little Things - Big Blessings
Shared By: Peter Loughman on Oct 5, 2009
Summary: LITTLE THINGS - BIG BLESSINGS When we lived in Houston, Texas, our oldest Spencer was born. Spencer was placed in one of the vast Texas-sized nurseries at this hospital. There in that nursery, I met a group of volunteers who were all from a nearb...
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based on 2 ratings
Scripture: none
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SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE GET UP EARLY!
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Jan 14, 2014
Summary: Forbes Magazine states that early risers are the most successful people. The discipline of getting up early produces many positive results, such as: 1. More proactive approach to life 2. The ability to anticipate problems better 3. Better goal...
Category: Stories