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CYMBALA'S EASTER STORY Jim Cymbala preaches at a church in the slums of New York. He tells the following story: It was Easter Sunday and I was s...
Scripture: Exodus 18:15-18:18, Luke 23:32-23:34, 1 Corinthians 13:1-13:8, John 13:34-13:35, Matthew 25:34-25:45, [more]
HUGE RESERVES Dr. Bill Bright of Campus Crusade for Christ tells this story of a famous oil field called Yates Pool: During the depression this...
MAN OVERBOARD One day Hudson Taylor was traveling on a Chinese junk from Shanghai to Ningpo. He had been witnessing to a man named Peter who reject...
Tags: Evangelism Urgency
NOT MY JOB The names in this story have been changed out of respect for their privacy. Julie W told her family's story in a magazine article. [M...
A young employee secretly misappropriated several hundred dollars of his business firm’s money. When this action was discovered, the young man was tol...
Contributor: Bobby Scobey
Scripture: Proverbs 1:1-10:30
A KING'S RANSOM I Timothy 2:6 says Jesus "gave himself as a ransom." A ransom is a price paid to purchase someone's freedom. In 1193, the Engli...
Scripture: 1 Timothy 2:1-2:7
The thieves broke in at night. It was a large department store in a major metropolitan area. They got in, stayed long enough to do the crime, and scur...
A KNOCK ON THE DOOR An old woman ran out of money, and couldn't pay any of her bills. The landlord was threatening to throw her out if she didn't p...
Scripture: Luke 18:18-18:30
The Spirit of Power that we receive is not like the human power that we recognize as strong. It’s a power unlike anything we can do on our own. A...
Max Lucado, in No Wonder They Call Him the Savior, tells the story of Maria and her daughter Christina. Longing to leave her poor Brazilian neighborho...
Contributor: Lynn Malone
Scripture: Jeremiah 1:4-1:8
Tags: Commitment To Christ