If you want to continue using the old site, you still can here.

In Text Illustrations: "all text illustrations" showing 1-8 of 8

Free Text Illustrations for Preaching

Clear Scripture Filters
Close Filters


  • 5 stars
  • 4 stars or more
  • 3 stars or more


  • Last Week
  • Last Month
  • Last 3 Months
  • Last 6 Months
  • Last Year


  • *other (3)
  • Christian/Church Of Christ (1)
  • Evangelical/Non-Denominational (1)
  • Lutheran (1)
  • Methodist (1)
  • Presbyterian/Reformed (1)


  • Quotes (4)
  • Stories (3)
  • Humor (1)
More Filters
Kevin Karhoff avatar
Jesus Was Never Interested In Having Fans. ...
Shared By: Kevin Karhoff on Feb 11, 2013
Summary: "Jesus was never interested in having fans. When he defines what kind of relationship he wants, "Enthusiastic Admirer" isn’t an option. My concern is that many of our churches in America have gone from being sanctuaries to becoming stadiums. And ...
Category: Quotes
based on 12 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Sermon Central Staff avatar
Can't Miss
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Jul 20, 2011
Summary: CAN'T MISS Every so often, in the world of high school boys' basketball, there comes a player with incredible talent and skill. He and his team become the focus of a lot of media attention. That player becomes one of the most talked about high sc...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Haggai 1:9
Sermon Central Staff avatar
Wrong Priorities Illustrated In The Book, In The ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 12, 2009
Summary: Wrong Priorities Illustrated in the Book, In the Time Bind: When Work Becomes Home and Home Becomes Work Ancient church father Augustine of Hippo once said, “Christ is not valued at all, unless he is valued above all.” Until those folks in Jerusa...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Haggai 1:1-15
Pro Members Only
Mark Brunner avatar
A Group Of Friends Went Deer Hunting And Paired ...
Shared By: Mark Brunner on Nov 26, 2005
Summary: A group of friends went deer hunting and paired off in twos for the day. That night one of the hunters returned alone, staggering under an eight-point buck. “Where’s Harry?” he was asked. “Harry had a stroke of some kind. He’s a couple of mile...
Category: Stories
based on 7 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: Haggai 1:9
Pro Members Only
David Insell avatar
When Passion Is On The Throne, Reason Is Out The ...
Shared By: David Insell on Jul 29, 2003
Summary: When passion is on the throne, reason is out the doors. M. Henry
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Haggai 1:1-15
Pro Members Only
Mike DuBose avatar
Let Me Share Story With You About Some Church ...
Shared By: Mike DuBose on Feb 6, 2002
Summary: Let me share story with you about some church people… It’s about 4 people in the church whose names were Everybody, Somebody, Anybody, and Nobody… The church had some financial responsibilities and Everybody was asked to help… Everybody was s...
Category: Humor
based on 18 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: Haggai 1:1-11
Bill Mccartney Retired As The Head Coach Of The ...
Shared By: MELVIN NEWLAND on Nov 14, 2001
Summary: Bill McCartney retired as the head coach of the Colorado football team several years ago. His reason for retirement was not because he was unsuccessful as a coach. His teams had won the national championship. They had been in the top 10 many time...
Category: Stories
SermonCentral Staff avatar
A Church That Has Passion Is A Church Where ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Nov 1, 2001
Summary: A church that has passion is a church where "Discouraged folks cheer up, dishonest folks fees up, sour folks sweeten up, closed folk, open up, gossipers shut up, conflicted folks make up, sleeping folks wake up, lukewarm folk, fire up, dry bones sha...
Category: Quotes
based on 139 ratings
Denomination: *other