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The Impact of Put-Downs on a Marriage
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Mar 25, 2011
Summary: THE IMPACT OF PUT-DOWNS ON A MARRIAGE In order to uncover the processes that destroy unions, marital researchers study couples over the course of years, and even decades, and retrace the star-crossed steps of those who have split up back to their...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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Lyrics Of Many Secular Songs Are Detrimental To ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 16, 2009
Summary: Lyrics of Many Secular Songs Are Detrimental to Character Development The University of Pittsburgh did a study a couple of years ago where they examined 279 of the top songs on the radio in 2005. They ONLY looked at references to drugs and alcohol ...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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Spurgeon Shown Grace by Fellow Minister
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Oct 30, 2009
Summary: Spurgeon Shown Grace by Fellow Minister Charles Spurgeon and Joseph Parker both had churches in London in the 19th century. On one occasion, Parker commented on the poor condition of children admitted to Spurgeon's orphanage. It was reported to S...
Category: Stories
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29-32
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Addicted To Unkind ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Oct 19, 2009
Summary: Addicted to Unkind Words Joseph Telushkin, author of Words That Hurt, Words That Heal, lectures throughout our country on the powerful and often negative impact of words. He often asks those in his audience if they can go 24 hours without saying an...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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Words Of Discouragement From Lucy To Charley ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Oct 19, 2009
Summary: Words of Discouragement from Lucy to Charley Brown Charley Brown says to Lucy, still dispensing sage wisdom for the pre-inflationary price of five cents, "Nobody likes me, Lucy. Everybody hates my guts. Do you see that plane up there, Lucy? It’s a ...
Category: Humor
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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My Opinion of Him
Shared By: Davon Huss on Aug 3, 2009
Summary: MY OPINION OF HIM Robert E. Lee was asked what he thought of General Joe Johnston, a fellow officer in the Confederate Army. Lee rated him as being very satisfactory and made glowing comments about him. The person who asked the question seemed pe...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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Giving Up Cussing
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on May 15, 2009
Summary: GIVING UP CUSSING A little boy was sitting sadly on the curb beside his lawn mower, when along came a minister riding a bicycle. The minister noticed that the boy appeared discouraged, so he thought he would try to help. "Hello there!" said t...
Category: Humor
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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Everyone Is A Prisoner Of His Own Experiences. ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences. No one can eliminate prejudices just recognize them.
Category: Quotes
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Denomination: *other
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Revival Prayer Exalts God, Because It Puts Things ...
Shared By: Daniel DeVilder on Oct 24, 2006
Summary: Revival Prayer Exalts God, because it puts things in perspective: God is high and lifted up— It’s like flying up in a plane and everything is so small. It’s not that our problems disappear, but we realize from God’s perspective, it is nothing he...
Category: Stories
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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A Man Decided To Join A Monastery And One Of The ...
Shared By: David DeWitt on Aug 25, 2002
Summary: A man decided to join a monastery and one of the rules of the group was that you were only allowed to speak two words every ten years. At the end of ten years he said, "Bad food!" Ten more years went by and he said, "Hard bed!" Finally, o...
Category: Humor
based on 14 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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In His Book The Youth Builder, Jim Burns Talks ...
Shared By: Ian Biss on Oct 1, 2001
Summary: In his book The Youth Builder, Jim Burns talks about the importance of building up young people with affirmation and trust. What he says about criticism applies to every age group: For every critical comment we receive, it takes nine affirming comme...
Category: Quotes
based on 77 ratings
Denomination: Grace Brethren
Scripture: Ephesians 4:29
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One Of The Most Touching Moment In The Sydney ...
Shared By: Bruce Emmert on May 29, 2001
Summary: One of the most touching moment in the Sydney Olympics was when Eric "The Swimmer" Moussambani of Equatorial Guinea swam in the 100-meter free style qualifying heat. The 22-year-old African had only learned to swim last January, had only practiced i...
Category: Stories