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Timothy Peck avatar
Even When We Come Across Test Questions That Seem ...
Shared By: Timothy Peck on Feb 1, 2001
Summary: Even when we come across test questions that seem simple on the surface, we find that they’re often not as simple as we first thought. For instance, the answer to the question, "How long did the Hundred Years War last?’ seems obvious, bu...
Category: Humor
Bruce Howell avatar
Nancy Spiegelberg Captured The Scene In The ...
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Mar 30, 2001
Summary: Nancy Spiegelberg captured the scene in the Garden with these lines: In the dark place of olive trees You had a chance to turn Your back on us and say: ¡§Father, forget them; they¡¦re not worth the price.¡¨ Instead, in the dark place, above ...
Category: Quotes
based on 112 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: none
Bruce Howell avatar
Churchill Weeps
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Mar 30, 2001
Summary: Illus.: ¡§Churchill Weeps¡¨ During WWII, Winston Churchill was in conference with officials in Downing Street when an air raid occurred. They heard a bomb drop and explode nearby. It had clearly fallen in one of the poorer sections of London. ...
Category: Stories
based on 82 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: none
Bruce Howell avatar
More Than A Century Ago, Two Sportsmen Were ...
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Mar 30, 2001
Summary: MORE THAN A CENTURY AGO, TWO SPORTSMEN WERE SAILING along the coasts of Scotland. They anchored their yacht in the harbor at Iverness and went ashore to roam the beautiful countryside. Soon they became lost. Darkness was approaching and they coul...
Category: Stories
based on 36 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: none
Dennis Clark avatar
Jean-paul Sarte Said, "you Will Never Find Peace ...
Shared By: Dennis Clark on Apr 12, 2001
Summary: Jean-Paul Sarte said, "You will never find peace and happiness until you are ready to commit yourself to something worth dying for." Are you will to die for what you live for?
Category: Quotes
based on 109 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
Evie Megginson avatar
A Wife Remarked To Her Husband After The Church ...
Shared By: Evie Megginson on Apr 24, 2001
Summary: A wife remarked to her husband after the church service: "Did you see the hat Mrs.Jones was wearing?" "No," said her husband, "I didn’t." "Did you see the new dress Mrs. Smith had on?" she asked. "I’m afraid I didn’t," said her hus...
Category: Humor
based on 130 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Christian Contradictions, Citation: Joseph Roy, ...
Shared By: A. Todd Coget on Jun 21, 2001
Summary: [Christian Contradictions, Citation: Joseph Roy, Leadership, Vol. 5, no. 4.] A true Christian is a sign of contradiction--a living symbol of the Cross. He or she is a person who believes the unbelievable, bears the unbearable, forgives the unforg...
Category: Quotes
Davon Huss avatar
An Official Of A Mission Board, Who Knew That It ...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Jun 25, 2001
Summary: An official of a Mission Board, who knew that it takes more than desire to make a missionary, was appointed to examine a candidate. He told the young man to come to his house at 6 in the morning. The young man went at 6 in the morning to be examin...
Category: Stories
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Time Management From The Unleashing Connection, ...
Shared By: Troy Borst on Jul 15, 2001
Summary: Time management from The Unleashing Connection, Winter 1990, p. 3 "In one year, the average American will read or complete 3,000 notices and forms, read 100 newspapers and 36 magazines, watch 2,463 hours of television, listen to 730 hours of rad...
Category: Statistics
based on 69 ratings
Scripture: none
Davon Huss avatar
A Christian Grocer Was In Financial Difficulties ...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Aug 13, 2001
Summary: A Christian grocer was in financial difficulties because his customers thought they could run up their bills indefinitely. They felt that such a saintly man would never press them for payment or take them to court. Their ready excuse was, “W...
Category: Stories
based on 36 ratings
Scripture: none
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Decisions Are Public Displays Of Our ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Aug 13, 2001
Summary: Decisions are public displays of our character.
Category: Quotes
based on 89 ratings
Denomination: *other
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What Are We To Do? Daniel Webster Offered ...
Shared By: Eric Snyder on Oct 22, 2001
Summary: What are we to do? Daniel Webster offered excellent advice, saying, "If we work on marble it will perish. If we work on brass, time will efface it. If we rear temples, they will crumble to dust. But if we work on men’s immortal minds, if we imbue th...
Category: Quotes
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George Barna’s Research Group Has Conducted ...
Shared By: Kevin Taylor on Oct 28, 2001
Summary: George Barna’s Research Group has conducted several nationwide surveys on this subject . This survey information, taken from telephone interviews with a nationwide random sample of 1002 adults, was conducted in February 2000. (a) For instanc...
Category: Statistics
based on 146 ratings
Denomination: Church Of God
Scripture: none
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People Are Often Unreasonable, Illogical, And ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Dec 16, 2001
Summary: People are often unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered; Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, People may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives; Be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will win some false friends and some true enemi...
Category: Quotes
based on 11 ratings
Scripture: none
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John Wesley's Rule for His Life
Shared By: Dru Ashwell on Dec 16, 2001
Summary: John Wesley had this rule for his life: Do all the good you can, By all the means you can, In all the ways you can, In all the places you can, At all the times you can, To all the people you can, As long as ever you can.
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The Peace Prayer of St. Francis
Shared By: SermonCentral on Dec 16, 2001
Summary: Lord, make me an instrument of Thy peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; Where there is sadness, joy. Divine Ma...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: none
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How Valuable Is Salt? 40 Million Tons Are ...
Shared By: Terry Dashner on Dec 21, 2001
Summary: How valuable is salt? 40 million tons are required each year to fill our needs. Homer called it divine. Plato called it a "substance dear to the gods." Shakespeare mentioned salt 17 times in his plays. Perhaps Leonard da Vinci wanted to send a subtl...
Category: Statistics
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Dr. James Gills, Is An Outstanding Christian ...
Shared By: Paul Fritz on Dec 27, 2001
Summary: Dr. James Gills, is an outstanding Christian ophthalmologist in the Tampa Bay area. He is a fine example of one who has allowed himself to be used of Jesus Christ and for His greater kingdom priorities. He writes about how he learned to allow the tr...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: none
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If We Do Not Cling To Riches, Selfishness, Or ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: If we do not cling to riches, selfishness, or greed- then I believe we are getting closer to God. — Daniel Ortega
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: none
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O, Divine Master, Grant That I May Not So Much ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: O, Divine Master, Grant that I may not so much seek to be consoled, as to console; To be understood as to understand; To be loved as to love; For it is in giving that we receive; It is in pardoning that we are pardoned; And it is in dying to ourselv...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: none
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Science May Have Found A Cure For Most Evils; But ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Mar 1, 2002
Summary: Science may have found a cure for most evils; but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all - the apathy of human beings. Helen Keller
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: none
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Don't Ignore Small Decisions, For In Small ...
Shared By: Jerry Falwell on Mar 7, 2002
Summary: Don’t ignore small decisions, for in small decisions you determine the big picture of your life.
Category: Quotes
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Aristotle Said, "we Are What We Repeatedly Do. ...
Shared By: David Yarbrough on Mar 11, 2002
Summary: Aristotle said, "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence is not an act. It is a habit." So what kind of habits have you developed in your life?
Category: Quotes
based on 11 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Let Me Quote A Great Man Of God, Chuck ...
Shared By: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 12, 2002
Summary: Let me quote a great man of God, Chuck Swindoll. "The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on Life. Attitude, to me, is more important than facts. It is more important than the past, than education, than money,...
Category: Quotes
based on 22 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: Matthew 18:1-4
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George Barna's Research of 1996 and 1997
Shared By: Martin Wiles on Apr 30, 2002
Summary: George Barna’s research of 1996 and 1997. 1. Many professing Christians believe that people are inherently good, that our primary purpose is to enjoy life and that our most important responsibility is to take care of our family. 2. 81% believe tha...
Category: Statistics
based on 7 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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We Know The Word Says, "woe To Those Who Call ...
Shared By: Danny Presswood on May 7, 2002
Summary: "We know the Word says, "Woe to those who call evil good," but that’s exactly what we have done. We have lost our spiritual equilibrium and inverted our values. We have ridiculed the absolute truth of Your Word and called it pluralism. We have wo...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Isaiah 5:20-23
Martin Wiles avatar
Stevie Wonder, That Great Singer, Said, "we All ...
Shared By: Martin Wiles on May 8, 2002
Summary: Stevie Wonder, that great singer, said, “We all have ability. The difference is how we use it.”
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Seeing the End
Shared By: Darren Ethier on May 21, 2002
Summary: SEEING THE END "Everything in this world has two aspects - how it looks at the moment, and how it will look in the time to come. The easy way may look inviting at the moment, and the hard way daunting. The only way to get our values right is ...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Some People Have Just Enough Religion To Make ...
Shared By: Donnie Martin on Jun 1, 2002
Summary: “Some people have just enough religion to make themselves miserable” –Harry Emerson Fosdick.
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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As The Actress Lily Tomlin Once Said, "no Matter ...
Shared By: Alan Perkins on Jun 16, 2002
Summary: As the actress Lily Tomlin once said, "No matter how cynical I get, I just can’t keep up."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none