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Tim Zingale avatar
The Following Illustrates That Point. "in A ...
Shared By: Tim Zingale on Jan 1, 2001
Summary: The following illustrates that point. "In a stately church a noticeably untidy man visited the church for the first time. He was met by one of the smartly-dressed ushers who immediately ushered him to a back pew so that his unkept appearance and f...
Category: Stories
based on 140 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
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Approaching Storm
Shared By: Steve Hanchett on Jan 15, 2001
Summary: APPROACHING STORM "Isaac’s Storm" is a very interesting book about the hurricane that wiped out Galveston in 1900. One of the main plot lines of the book is about how everyone was convinced that a hurricane could never strike Galveston, ...
Category: Stories
based on 145 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
James Wilson avatar
The Phone Rang. Dad Put Down His Garden Tools, ...
Shared By: James Wilson on Oct 18, 2000
Summary: The phone rang. Dad put down his garden tools, wiped the sweat from his face and rushed into the house to grab the phone before its final ring. With his mind on his Saturday morning chores, he didn’t notice the sliding glass patio door was closed. ...
Category: Stories
based on 160 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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It¡¦s Been Said, "when A Man With Money Meets A ...
Shared By: Victor Yap on Jan 23, 2001
Summary: It¡¦s been said, "When a man with money meets a man with experience, the man with the experience ends up with the money and the man with the money ends up with the experience."
Category: Humor
based on 138 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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Calvin Miller Said, "one Cannot Even Begin To ...
Shared By: Victor Yap on Jan 29, 2001
Summary: Calvin Miller said, "One cannot even begin to understand the life of Christ without understanding His death."
Category: Quotes
based on 84 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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V. Mcgee Estimates That 75% Of The Members Of ...
Shared By: Guy McGraw on Jan 31, 2001
Summary: .V. McGee estimates that 75% of the members of the average church might not be genuinely saved.(religious club) Billy Graham states that 80% of those who make salvation decision in his crusades are already on a church roll somewhere.
Category: Statistics
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I Heard About An African-american Who Tried To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Feb 1, 2001
Summary: I heard about an African-American who tried to attend a church. Sadly, the church wouldn’t even let him attend a service. The pastor said, "You just need to pray about it." About three weeks later the pastor saw him and asked,...
Category: Humor
based on 242 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Years Ago, Leslie Flynn Penned A Book Called, ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Feb 1, 2001
Summary: Years ago, Leslie Flynn penned a book called, Great Church Fights. In it he chronicled the way people in different churches would go after each other – all in the name of Jesus Christ. A young father heard a commotion out in his backyard, he...
Category: Humor
based on 207 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scott Cox avatar
Dl Moody Was A Great Evangelist From Chicago. He ...
Shared By: Scott Cox on Nov 4, 2000
Summary: DL Moody was a great evangelist from Chicago. He went to England once and met a young man there that wanted to preach in his church. Moody agreed thinking that he would never see him again. To his dismay he recieved a letter that said the young m...
Category: Stories
based on 120 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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When We Vote We Demonstrate Our Beliefs By The ...
Shared By: Timothy Peck on Feb 1, 2001
Summary: When we vote we demonstrate our beliefs by the way we vote. Some people demonstrate by joining political organizations, others by writing letters to government leaders or editorial pages for the local newspaper. Some people demonstrate by picketing,...
Category: Stories
based on 134 ratings
Scripture: none
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Have You Ever Heard The Story Of (insert Two ...
Shared By: Scott Weber on Mar 23, 2001
Summary: Have you ever heard the story of (insert two names) first date? - She was expecting him to show up. She was dressed up and waiting patiently. However, by the time he was an hour late, she figured she had been stood up. So, she took off he...
Category: Humor
based on 318 ratings
Scripture: none
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The Seed Growing Secretly Can Be Best ...
Shared By: Gerald Cornelius on Mar 27, 2001
Summary: The seed growing secretly can be best communicated by the following true story. A little girl loved the Lord and longed to share the message of Christ to those on the mission field. She contributed a penny to a missionary to help in the work of evan...
Category: Stories
based on 59 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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How the Word Was Cut Into His Heart
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Mar 28, 2001
Summary: Illus.: “How the Word Was Cut Into His Heart” When the Christians in Lahore, India, wanted to stamp Matthew 11:28 on the back of Gospels they had printed, they found they could not obtain a rubber stamp with which to do it. The only way was to ge...
Category: Stories
based on 121 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: none
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In Hampton Court Near London, There Is A ...
Shared By: David DeWitt on Apr 1, 2001
Summary: In Hampton Court near London, there is a grapevine under glass; it is about 1,000 years old and has but one root which is at least two feet thick. Some of the branches are 200 feet long. Because of skillful cutting and pruning, the vine produces se...
Category: Stories
based on 105 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: John 15:1-8
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Values Can Be Completely Reversed In Certain ...
Shared By: Owen Bourgaize on Apr 7, 2001
Summary: Values can be completely reversed in certain circumstances. You may have heard the story of how when the "Titanic" was sinking, a rich lady was in her cabin when the order to abandon ship was given. There was no time for packing possessions. She ...
Category: Stories
based on 96 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Philippians 3:7
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No Cross, No Poland
Shared By: Steve Malone on Apr 7, 2001
Summary: NO CROSS, NO POLAND Charles Colson in his book Kingdoms In Conflict, tells how before the collapse of communism, the government of Poland issued an order that all crucifixes were to be removed from classroom walls just as they had been banned i...
Category: Stories
based on 79 ratings
Scripture: none
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I Read That The Eskimos Of Canada And Greenland ...
Shared By: Owen Bourgaize on Apr 22, 2001
Summary: I read that the Eskimos of Canada and Greenland have an interesting, if rather cruel, way of hunting bear. They will take a bone, preferably a wolf bone, and they will sharpen it at both ends. Then they will coil it through a process, freeze it in...
Category: Stories
based on 158 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Jackie Chan Movie. This Man Is Very Innovative ...
Shared By: Joel Pankow on May 3, 2001
Summary: Jackie Chan movie. This man is very innovative in the way that he makes fight scenes. Instead of just using normal karate chops and the like, he will use common every day items and create unbelievable fight scenes with them. In one scene, he figh...
Category: Movies / Videos
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A New Industry Report Says That Total Consumer ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on May 24, 2001
Summary: "A new industry report says that total consumer spending online in February 2001 trended upward to an estimated $3.4 billion ." "The Boston Consulting Group study says that the sales in the nine leading online categories have the potential to gro...
Category: Statistics
based on 107 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Many Years Ago A Man Conned His Way Into The ...
Shared By: David Yarbrough on Jun 5, 2001
Summary: Many years ago a man conned his way into the orchestra of the emperor of China although he could not play a note. Whenever the group practiced or performed, he would hold his flute against his lips, pretending to play but not making a sound. He re...
Category: Stories
based on 120 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
Barry Robinson avatar
I Remember Hearing A Story About A Man Who Was ...
Shared By: Barry Robinson on Jun 16, 2001
Summary: I remember hearing a story about a man who was visiting a certain school and made a promise to the tiny students that he would give a prize to the one whose desk was found in the best order when he returned. He gave no indication of when that migh...
Category: Stories
based on 135 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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88 Reasons
Shared By: Barry Robinson on Jun 16, 2001
Summary: 88 REASONS You might remember a man by the name of Edgar Whisenant. He was a NASA engineer who used his mathematical skills to set a date for the return of Jesus. He wrote a book called, "88 Reasons Why the Rapture Will Take Place in 198...
Category: Stories
based on 75 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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Jerome, The Church Historian, Relates Of The ...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Jun 25, 2001
Summary: Jerome, the Church historian, relates of the Apostle John that, when he became old he used to go among the churches and assemblies, everywhere repeating the words, “Little children, love one another.” His disciples, wearied by the const...
Category: Stories
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Salvation Is The Only Free Gift That Will Cost ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 25, 2001
Summary: "Salvation is the only free gift that will cost you the rest of your life." - unknown
Category: Quotes
based on 73 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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If You Were To Ask Jesus Today The One ...
Shared By: Mark Hensley on Jun 27, 2001
Summary: “ If you were to ask Jesus today the one reason for his coming to earth, He would sum up his entire ministry in one statement: He came to seek and to save that which was lost” Dr. James Merritt President of the S.B.C. 2001
Category: Quotes
based on 99 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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A Burglar Broke Into A House And Began To Steal ...
Shared By: David King on Aug 23, 2001
Summary: A burglar broke into a house and began to steal all of the valuable. At that moment he heard a voice that said Jesus is watching you. He was so scared he froze for a second. He regained his composure and started stealing again, when the voice cam...
Category: Humor
based on 214 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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In The 18th Century, Selina Countess Of ...
Shared By: Revd. Martin Dale on Aug 28, 2001
Summary: In the 18th Century, Selina Countess of Huntington invited the Duchess of Buckingham to come and here George Whitfield preach. The Duchess wrote to the Countess of Huntington about the Gospel that Whitefield and his fellow “Methodists” preached a...
Category: Stories
based on 38 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
Scripture: none
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Looking for the Father
Shared By: A. Todd Coget on Aug 30, 2001
Summary: LOOKING FOR THE FATHER Author Michael Green writes: Only Jesus fully understands God the Father. Great people have discovered and taught many true and noble things about God. Nobody has known him with the intimacy of Jesus, who could call hi...
Category: Stories
based on 58 ratings
Scripture: none
Mark Hensley avatar
C.s. Lewis Observed, "you Can Shut Him Up For A ...
Shared By: Mark Hensley on Aug 30, 2001
Summary: C.S. Lewis observed, "You can shut Him up for a fool, you can spit at Him and kill Him as a demon; or you can fall at His feet and call Him Lord and God. But let us not come up with any patronizing nonsense about His being a great human teacher. He ...
Category: Quotes
based on 64 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Chuck Colson, Of Prison Fellowship, Tells About A ...
Shared By: Dana Chau on Sep 2, 2001
Summary: Chuck Colson, of Prison Fellowship, tells about a prison in Sao Do Campos, Brazil, which was turned over to two Christians more than twenty years ago. It is run according to Christian principles. The prison only has two people on its staff. The i...
Category: Stories
based on 101 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none