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Meekness = humility – Dr. Samuel Brengle (Salvation Army) said “The axe cannot boast of the trees it has cut down. IT could do nothing but for the wo...
Scripture: Isaiah 10:15
HAIRDO’S AND EGO A friend of mine who teaches Bible school had her straight hair permed in to a curly style. One morning she noticed that 4 yr. ol...
It’s like the Lutheran pastor who always started each service with "The Lord be with you." The people would respond, "and also with you.” ...
ILLUSTRATION… Discipleship Journal, 11-12/92 A recent survey of Discipleship Journal readers ranked areas of greatest spiritual challenge to th...
Scripture: Hebrews 13:15-13:16, Luke 14:25-14:33, John 5:1-5:47, Ephesians 6:1-6:3, Philippians 2:5-2:11, [more]
The comedian Jeff Foxworthy became famous with his routine, "You might be a redneck if . . . " Here are some of my favorites: You might be...
Scripture: Philippians 2:5-3:11
Let me suggest you consider the difference between dogs and cats. The master pets a dog, and the dog wags its tail and thinks, “He must be a god...
Scripture: Amos 3:1-9:15
I once heard a humorous story about the Pope who was on a visit to America for a period of time. On his last day of the visit, he was delayed due to...
On Christmas afternoon, the Pastor’s wife dropped into an easy chair saying, "Boy! Am I ever tried." Her husband looked over at her & said, "I h...
The lion was proud of his mastery of the animal kingdom. One day he decided to make sure all the other animals knew he was the king of the jungle. He...
Scripture: Luke 18:9-18:14
A minister friend of mine received a Christmas card with a note in it from a lady in his congregation. He said she was very complimentary about his p...
Scripture: Matthew 4:1-11:11