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The Hummingbird and the Vulture
Shared By: Gordon Curley on Feb 23, 2013
Summary: THE HUMMINGBIRD AND THE VULTURE Both the hummingbird and the vulture fly over the desert. All vultures see is rotting meat, because that is what they look for. They thrive on that diet. But hummingbirds ignore the smelly flesh of dead animals. In...
Category: Stories
based on 9 ratings
Denomination: Brethren
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Moody's Dying Words
Shared By: Donnie Martin on Sep 21, 2011
Summary: MOODY'S DYING WORDS "Earth recedes. Heaven opens before me. If this is death, it is sweet! There is no valley here. God is calling me, and I must go." "No, no, Father," said Moody's son, "You are dreaming." "I am not dreaming," replied Mood...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Acts 1:1-12:12
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Haydn Gives Glory to God
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Apr 12, 2011
Summary: HAYDN GIVES GLORY TO GOD Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) was present at the Vienna Music Hall, where his oratorio The Creation was being performed. Weakened by age, the great composer was confined to a wheelchair. As the majestic work moved along,...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Acts 12:20-24
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Take Up Your Cross
Shared By: Larry Wilson on Jul 5, 2010
Summary: TAKE UP YOUR CROSS People in Jesus’ day knew what it meant to "take up" a cross. They saw scores of criminals bearing the cross to the place where they were to be executed, and they witnessed scores of crucifixions, some even by the side of the...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Acts 12:1-15
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Power of the Translated Word of God
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Feb 6, 2010
Summary: POWER OF THE TRANSLATED WORD OF GOD This is a strategy still used today, because it works and this is how it is still used today: A friend of mine, Bill, was a bible translator for Wycliff Bible Translators in some very remote mountains in Bolivi...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
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The Power of God's Word in the Workplace
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Feb 6, 2010
Summary: THE POWER OF GOD'S WORD IN THE WORKPLACE For nine years I had worked with the same group of men on a loading dock, loading and unloading trucks. It was hard physical work, but very mundane and we all found it quite boring. Since the work was so m...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Acts 12:24
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You Are My Sunshine
Shared By: Johnny Creasong on Dec 20, 2004
Summary: You Are My Sunshine Karen was expecting another child and so she worked to prepare little three year old Michael for the birth of his baby sister. Every night Michael saying to his sister in his mother’s tummy. During the delivery of the baby...
Category: Stories
based on 10 ratings
Denomination: Church Of God
Scripture: Acts 12:1
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There Was Once A Pastor Who Had A Little ...
Shared By: Dan Cormie on Oct 23, 2002
Summary: There was once a pastor who had a little five-year-old daughter. Now the little girl notice that every time her dad stood behind the pulpit, and was getting ready to preach he would bow his head for moment before he began to preach. The little girl ...
Category: Humor
based on 30 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: Acts 12:1-19