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UnChristian
Shared By: Davon Huss on May 21, 2014
Summary: In unChristian, David Kinnaman, president of the Barna Group, discusses some disheartening research concerning the failure of Christians in our day to remain distinct: "In virtually every study we conduct, representing thousands of interviews every...
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: Malachi 3:18
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Someone Once Wrote, "when God Is Going To Do ...
Shared By: Curry Pikkaart on Dec 16, 2010
Summary: Someone once wrote, "When God is going to do something wonderful, He begins with difficulty. If it is going to be something very wonderful, He begins with impossibility!"
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: Malachi 3:3-4:4
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Debt Out of Control
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 30, 2009
Summary: DEBT OUT OF CONTROL Nearly - 80 percent of all divorced couples between the ages of 20 and 30 list financial difficulties as the primary cause of their separation and divorce. From Money-zine.com the following statistics paint the picture of A...
Category: Statistics
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Malachi 3:6-18
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Famous Businessman Practices ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Nov 30, 2009
Summary: Famous Businessman Practices Tithing One Famous Business man: About a 100 plus years ago a young man had to leave home because his family could not afford to feed and house him. On his way to his future he met an old friend who was captain of a can...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Malachi 3:6-18
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Clarion Call of One
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 9, 2009
Summary: CLARION CALL OF ONE The actions of a few are often a clarion call to courage. It requires radical sacrifice and radical commitment to accomplish these things. All that it takes is for one man to refuse to surrender! Anyone who is familiar wit...
Category: Stories
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
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Giving Americans Donate $295 Billion A Year To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Feb 13, 2009
Summary: Giving Americans donate $295 billion a year to charity, with just under a third of it ($97 bn.) to religious organizations. On average, Christians are giving about 2.5% of their income to churches. (CBS News 3/5/08)
Category: Statistics
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Imagine You Are On Your Way To Church One Sunday ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: Imagine you are on your way to church one Sunday morning. You have had a more difficult week than normal. You are physically, emotionally and spiritually drained. You realize that you are running on fumes and are looking forward to getting your tank...
Category: Stories
based on 14 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Malachi 3:6-11
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R. G. Letourneau Was Known As The "father Of The ...
Shared By: R. David Reynolds on Sep 17, 2006
Summary: R. G. LeTourneau was known as the “Father of the Modern Earthmoving Industry.” His company was Caterpillar’s biggest competitor. His firm supplied seventy percent of all the earthmoving equipment used by the allied forces in World War II. He inve...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: Malachi 3:10
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The Story Is Told Of A Group Of Women That Met ...
Shared By: Randy Aly on Jul 25, 2006
Summary: The story is told of a group of women that met for Bible study. While studying in the book of Malachi, chapter three, they came across verse three which says: "He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver." This verse puzzled the women and they w...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Malachi 3:1
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A Family In My Church Run A Family Farm, And ...
Shared By: Paul Wallace on Oct 13, 2005
Summary: A family in my church run a family farm, and they don’t have health insurance. The wife began having heart problems, and had to be hospitalized as well as several trips to the emergency room. The medical bills totalled as much as their yearly inco...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: Malachi 3:8-10
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We Went To Disneyland A Few Weeks Ago And Stood ...
Shared By: Brad Froese on Aug 30, 2004
Summary: We went to Disneyland a few weeks ago and stood in line together for the 3-D movie, “Honey, I Shrunk the Audience.” I promised my son there was nothing in there that could hurt him when we walked in to sit down, because he was afraid of the dark an...
Category: Humor
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: Malachi 3:10
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Reported Giving To The Local Church By Barna ...
Shared By: Michael McCartney on Jan 6, 2003
Summary: Reported giving to the local church by Barna Research group • Six out of ten adults (61%) gave money to one or more churches in 2000, a small decline from 1999 (66%). • The average church donor contributed a mean of $649 to churches in 2000, do...
Category: Statistics
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: Malachi 3:8-10
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There Was A Guy Who Tried To Rid His House Of ...
Shared By: Ian Biss on Jul 2, 2002
Summary: There was a guy who tried to rid his house of mice. He bought a mouse trap but had no cheese. To remedy the problem, cut out a picture of cheese from a magazine. He loaded the trap with the artificial cheese and went to bed. When he checked the mous...
Category: Humor
based on 11 ratings
Denomination: Grace Brethren
Scripture: Malachi 2:17-3:6
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The Refiner's Fire
Shared By: Tim Harrison on Apr 9, 2002
Summary: THE REFINER'S FIRE The story is told of a group of women that met for Bible study. While studying in the book of Malachi, chapter three, they came across verse three which says: "He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver." This verse puzzle...
Category: Stories
based on 297 ratings
Denomination: *other