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Miracle Mandy
Shared By: Josh Hunt on Mar 5, 2012
Summary: MIRACLE MANDY The doctor told Marsha Mark and her husband they would never have biological children. In their disappointment, Marsha clung to a friend's words: "Somehow, God is going to use your struggle with infertility for his glory." Marsha be...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: 1 Samuel 1:1-20
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Spiritual Growth Takes Time
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 25, 2009
Summary: SPIRITUAL GROWTH TAKES TIME There was once a farmer who went to town to purchase seeds for his farm. As he was returning home one of the squash seeds he had purchased fell from his pocket onto the ground. It happened that within a few feet was an...
Category: Stories
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The Quality Of A Persons Life Is In Direct ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The quality of a persons life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor."
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: 1 Samuel 1:10-6:10
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Freedom And Duty Always Go Hand In Hand And If ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Freedom and duty always go hand in hand and if the free do not accept the duty of social responsibility, they will not long remain free."
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based on 6 ratings
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A Bruise Is Better Than A Bite!" 1 Samuel 1:1-8 ...
Shared By: Mark Brunner on Jan 13, 2005
Summary: “A Bruise Is Better than A Bite!” 1 Samuel 1:1-8 Key verse(s): 8:“Elkanah here husband would say to her, ‘Hannah, why are you weeping? Why don’t you eat? Why are you downhearted? Don’t I mean more to you than ten sons?’” “Constructive criticism ...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
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Cartoons At Times Will Have A Scene Where ...
Shared By: Gregg Bitter on Feb 26, 2003
Summary: Cartoons at times will have a scene where someone, let’s says Wild E. Coyote in the Road Runner cartoons, falls off the edge of a cliff. As he falls, he grabs hold of a twig sticking out of the side of the cliff. He hangs there for a short time. The...
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A Study Once Disclosed That If Both Mom And Dad ...
Shared By: Norman Lawrence on Jul 11, 2002
Summary: A study once disclosed that if both Mom and Dad attend church regularly, 72% of their children remain faithful. If only Dad, 55% remain faithful. If only Mom, 15%. If neither attended regularly, only 6% remain faithful. The statistics speak for ...
Category: Statistics
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
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Like The Children Of Israel In Today's Bible ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Aug 22, 2001
Summary: Like the children of Israel in today’s Bible reading, Hannah Hurnard, author of Hinds’ Feet on High Places, was once paralyzed by fear. Then she heard a sermon on scarecrows that challenged her to turn her fear into faith. The preacher said, "...
Category: Quotes
based on 41 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: 1 Samuel 1:10-20
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Opening Illustration… Mother’s Day ...
Shared By: Troy Borst on May 10, 2001
Summary: OPENING ILLUSTRATION… Mother’s Day Background, Pulpit Helps 1991 It was a woman named Anna M. Jarvis who first suggested the national observance of an annual day honoring all mothers because she had loved her own mother so dearly. A...
Category: Stories
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God Honors Radical, Risk-taking ...
Shared By: Mark Beaird on Nov 6, 2000
Summary: "God honors radical, risk-taking faith. When arks are built, lives are saved. When soldiers march, Jerichos tumble. When staffs are raised, seas still open. When a lunch is shared, thousands are fed. And when a garment is touched --...
Category: Quotes
based on 95 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
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Ridgecrest Is A Large Baptist-run Assembly ...
Shared By: Joseph Smith on Oct 24, 2000
Summary: Ridgecrest is a large Baptist-run assembly ground, nestled in the mountains of western North Carolina. All summer long, every year, thousands of Christians come to Ridgecrest for training, inspiration, Bible study, and challenge. A few years ag...
Category: Stories