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We've All Read And Heard These Bible Verses About ...
Shared By: Frank Gallagher on Nov 26, 2000
Summary: We’ve all read and heard these Bible verses about the shepherds before, taught by pastors and Sunday School teachers at Christmas time. We can even hear these verses on TV each year if we watch “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Charlie Brown spends the...
Category: Movies / Videos
based on 140 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: Mark 1:1-8
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Crystal Michelle, A 10th Grade In Bigelow, ...
Shared By: James Wilson on Nov 23, 2000
Summary: Crystal Michelle, a 10th Grade in Bigelow, Arkansas isn’t buying it. She won’t settle for anything but extreme intimacy, here’s an excerpt from an essay she wrote. "Hey, My name is Crystal Michelle. I decided to wait for sex am...
Category: Quotes
based on 166 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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On Sept 16, 1620 2 Ships Set Sail From Plymouth ...
Shared By: Steve Malone on Nov 13, 2001
Summary: On Sept 16, 1620 2 ships set sail from Plymouth Englnad, The Speedwell and the Mayflower. The Speedwell encountered much difficulty as they began their journey springing many leaks in the ship. So when the 2 ships went to Port in Plymouth England...
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Shared By: Paul Fritz on Oct 22, 2001
Summary: DESPAIR During the Thirty Years’ War in the 17th century, German pastor Paul Gerhardt and his family were forced to flee from their home. One night as they stayed in a small village inn, homeless and afraid, his wife broke down and cried openly in ...
Category: Stories
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A Turtle Family Went On A Picnic. They Had ...
Shared By: Tony Searles on May 4, 2002
Summary: A turtle family went on a picnic. They had prepared seven years for their outing. The family left home, searching for a suitable place. During the second year of their journey, they found it. For about six months they cleared the area, unpacked ...
Category: Humor
based on 19 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: none
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Waiting For God Is Not Laziness. Waiting For God ...
Shared By: Donnie Martin on Nov 11, 2002
Summary: Waiting for God is not laziness. Waiting for God is not going to sleep. Waiting for God is not the abandonment of effort. Waiting for God means, first, activity under command; second, readiness for any new command that may come; third, the ability ...
Category: Quotes
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Isaiah 40:27-31
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The Story Is Told Of A Boy Whose Dad Took Him To ...
Shared By: Timothy Smith on Aug 22, 2004
Summary: The story is told of a boy whose Dad took him to a play one Saturday night and spent a lot for the tickets. Afterwards the Dad talked about how good the play was an how it was worth every penny. The next morning coming home from Church the mother as...
Category: Humor
based on 16 ratings
Denomination: Christian Church
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The Lewis Awakening 1949-53
Shared By: Scott Malone on Mar 1, 2005
Summary: THE LEWIS AWAKENING 1949-53 1. In 1949, on Lewis, one of the Hebrides Islands off the coast of Scotland, two sisters became burdened with the spiritual coldness of their land. One sister was 82. The other was 84 and blind. 2. They de...
Category: Stories
based on 31 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Psalms 84:1
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God's Algebra!" Romans 8:9-17 Key Verse(s) ...
Shared By: Mark Brunner on May 25, 2005
Summary: “God’s Algebra!” Romans 8:9-17 Key verse(s) 16:“The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children.” One of the unchangeable and mysterious laws of mathematics is that whenever you multiply a positive number by a negative nu...
Category: Stories
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: Romans 8:9-17
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Two Ships In The Night! (07.18.05--pride--numbers ...
Shared By: Mark Brunner on Jul 14, 2005
Summary: Two Ships in the Night! (07.18.05--Pride--Numbers 22:29) There’s a time to be right and a time to be righteous. That’s what the old farmer told me as I hefted the last hay bale into the loft. I had just had an encounter with a bully at schoo...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: Numbers 22:29
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Paul Stanley Tells This Story From His Military ...
Shared By: Rodney Buchanan on Aug 28, 2005
Summary: Paul Stanley tells this story from his military experience: “As an infantry company commander in Vietnam in 1967, I saw Viet Cong soldiers surrender many times. As they were placed in custody, marched away, and briefly interrogated, their body lan...
Category: Stories
based on 62 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: 2 Peter 3:9
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A Young Lady Busied Herself Getting Ready For A ...
Shared By: D. Greg Ebie on Feb 26, 2006
Summary: A young lady busied herself getting ready for a blind date. This was not just dinner and a movie; her date had planned dinner at an exclusive downtown restaurant with live music and dancing. Wanting to make a good first impression she had taken th...
Category: Humor
based on 19 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: 2 Peter 3:1-18
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A Professor In A World-acclaimed Medical School ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 10, 2006
Summary: A professor in a world-acclaimed medical school once posed this medical situation -- and ethical problem -- to his students: "Here’s the family history: The father has syphilis. The mother has TB. They already have had four children. The first is bl...
Category: Stories
based on 41 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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A Young Girl Grows Up On A Cherry Orchard Just ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: A young girl grows up on a cherry orchard just above Traverse City, Michigan. Her parents, a bit old-fashioned, tend to overreact to her nose ring, the music she listens to, and the length of her skirts. They ground her a few times, and she seethes ...
Category: Stories
based on 14 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Psalms 42:1-2
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Ellen Petrakis
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: ELLEN PETRAKIS Hi guys…this isn’t easy for me to get up here and speak in front of you. I am a kindergarten teacher and do much better speaking to 5 year olds then teenagers. But God impressed on my heart to tell you my story so here it is… I was a...
Category: Stories
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Which Window?
Shared By: Bobby Scobey on Apr 28, 2008
Summary: WHICH WINDOW? Catherine Marshall wrote: "My friend Marge had an experience aboard a plane bound for Cleveland, waiting for takeoff. As she settled into her seat, Marge noticed a strange phenomenon. On one side of the airplane a sunset suffuse...
Category: Stories
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Time Marches on
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Apr 10, 2011
Summary: TIME MARCHES ON There was once a middle aged man who was considering going back to school to get that degree he had always wanted. But he was balking at the idea because he was now over 50 and what good would it do him now. He went to his dad ...
Category: Stories
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 5:15-16