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Second Chances
Shared By: Tim Smith on Sep 25, 2016
Summary: David Emory tells the story of baptizing a young father who had a 7 year old and 5 year old. They were close friends of his family and had never been a part of a church. But one Sunday, they came to worship, he gave his life to Christ and was baptiz...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1-8
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So What?
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Aug 26, 2012
Summary: "SO WHAT?" SOCIETY When I talk about this it might seem rather funny to you or odd, because people don’t worry or care about such things today. Recent surveys in 2011 sum it up pretty well. • 44% told the 2011 Baylor University Religion Survey th...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1-13
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The Lost Camper: Making Yourself Available
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Aug 6, 2011
Summary: THE LOST CAMPER: MAKING YOURSELF AVAILABLE One of my favorite sayings: "God doesn't want your capability. He only wants your availability. If you'll give Him your availability, He'll provide the capability." Availability is when you make yourself...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Isaiah 6:8
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Warren Wiersbe on True Worship
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Apr 7, 2011
Summary: WARREN WIERSBE ON TRUE WORSHIP Warren Wiersbe, in his book on True Worship, says, "We must beware of trying to get chummy with God. I know the apostle John leaned on the bosom of Jesus in the Upper Room; but he fell at the feet of Jesus when he b...
Category: Quotes
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: *other
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Don't Be Cheap With the Seed
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Feb 10, 2009
Summary: DON’T BE CHEAP WITH THE SEED In Canada, a believer operated a large grain farm. His spread included some twenty-five hundred acres. When asked how he planted the seed, he reached in a bin and pulled out an ear of corn. Then he proceeded to pop ou...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
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Dedicated Recruits Only
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Sep 2, 2008
Summary: DEDICATED RECRUITS ONLY Giuseppe Garibaldi, an Italian military leader called "The Hero of the Two Worlds" had an incredibly committed volunteer army. He would appeal for recruits in these terms: “I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor provisions...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1-8
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Baring My Soul
Shared By: Tim Patrick on Apr 28, 2008
Summary: BARING MY SOUL When we carried our son and daughter-in-law to the airport in Birmingham, as they left to go overseas, I cried. I had told myself not to cry. Get this picture. My oldest son felt led of God to spend his life serving in southeast As...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Wonder Is The Attitude Of Reverence For The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Wonder is the attitude of reverence for the infinite values and meaning of life, and of marveling over Gods purpose and patience in it all."
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1-4
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Life Examples: Isaiah: A Life-changing Encounter ...
Shared By: Nathan Parker on Mar 10, 2007
Summary: Life Examples: Isaiah: A Life-Changing Encounter (Isaiah 6:1-7) Isaiah’s whole life changed when he saw the majestic Lord seated on His heavenly throne. His awesome vision of God pierced him to cry out, "I am a man of unclean lips...For my eyes h...
Category: Quotes
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Once, I Took The Kids Up To The Cabin Without ...
Shared By: Mike Wilkins on Dec 29, 2004
Summary: Once, I took the kids up to the cabin without Pam. The cabin is a rustic place with no running water, no electricity, but plenty of space for the kids to run and play. On the day that we were to come back home, I got them dressed in the morning, pa...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Isaiah 6:5
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This Past Thursday, I Had The Opportunity To Ride ...
Shared By: Gene Gregory on Nov 8, 2004
Summary: This past Thursday, I had the opportunity to ride with 2 deputies in the Oviedo area. That night, I rode with a deputy as he patrolled his area and one of the things we did was drive around behind many of the stores and shopping centers to make sur...
Category: Stories
based on 19 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Isaiah 6:8 Isaiah 6:9
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Several Years Ago A Washington, D.c. Tv Reporter ...
Shared By: Clyde Grimes on Dec 28, 2002
Summary: Several years ago a Washington, D.C. TV reporter who was working on an assignment called“The Spirit of Christmas,” telephoned the British Embassy and asked to speak to the British ambassador. “Ambassador,” the reporter said, “you have been very...
Category: Humor
based on 31 ratings
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1-13
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Christian Workers And Volunteers Sometimes Make ...
Shared By: Bruce Smith on Jul 12, 2002
Summary: Christian workers and volunteers sometimes make the mistake of thinking their work is so important that they are justified in ignoring their families. Spiritual leadership, however, must begin at home. If a man is not willing to care for, discipline...
Category: Quotes
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: Isaiah 6:1
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An Old American Indian Tale Recounts The Story Of ...
Shared By: Richard Jones on Nov 3, 2000
Summary: An old American Indian tale recounts the story of a chief who was telling a gathering of young braves about the struggle within. "It is like two dogs fighting inside of us," the chief told them. "There is one good dog who wants to do the right and t...
Category: Stories