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CYMBALA'S EASTER STORY Jim Cymbala preaches at a church in the slums of New York. He tells the following story: It was Easter Sunday and I was s...
Scripture: Exodus 18:15-18:18, Luke 23:32-23:34, 1 Corinthians 13:1-13:8, John 13:34-13:35, Matthew 25:34-25:45, [more]
THE KIDS ARE COMING The day before Thanksgiving an elderly man in Phoenix called his son in New York and said to him, "I hate to ruin your day, but...
So if the kingdom of heaven is so valuable, why doesn’t everybody do everything they can to be a part of it? I think it’s because value is often in t...
Contributor: John Braland , Outreach, Inc.
Scripture: Ephesians 3:1-3:12
Paramedics bring in the Jaws of Life to pry you out of the EZ-Boy. The "Gravy Boat" your wife set out...
THE PERIL OF NO BURDEN Shortly after coming to Christ, Sadhu Sundar, a Hindu convert to Christ, felt called to become a missionary to India. Late o...
MAKING CHRISTMAS SPECIAL In the months leading up to the Christmas season, Dan had lost his job. Well, in the city he lived in, most of the work...
Scripture: Matthew 1:18-1:21
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 optimist says, the cup is half full. The pessimist says, the cup is half empty. The child of God says; My cup runneth over....
Contributor: James Childs, Outreach, Inc.
ILL. Let me read a part of the list that several housewives compiled. They wrote that they were especially thankful: "For automatic dishwashe...
Scripture: Joshua 1:9-6:5
A man has been lost and walking in the desert for about five days. One hot day--actually, they’re all hot--he comes to the home of a preacher. T...
Scripture: John 12:1-12:8