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Nathan Robertson, Jr. avatar
The Late Dr. Boice Had Some Interesting Thoughts ...
Shared By: Nathan Robertson, Jr. on Nov 3, 2000
Summary: The late Dr. Boice had some interesting thoughts as to why God’s justice is offensive. In human affairs we rightly value justice and the "wrath" of the judicial system, for they protect us. If by chance we ourselves run afoul of the law, the...
Category: Quotes
based on 126 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Mark 12:1-12
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Webster’s Ii New Riverside Dictionary Pg. ...
Shared By: Troy Borst on Feb 5, 2001
Summary: Webster’s II New Riverside Dictionary pg. 383 & 762 1) justice- the principle of ideal or moral rightness, fairness, and administrating law 2) vengeance- The act of causing harm to another in retribution for a wrong or injury
Category: Quotes
based on 105 ratings
Scripture: none
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The Playlet Entitled ‘the Long Silence' Says It ...
Shared By: Steven Chapman on Feb 9, 2001
Summary: The playlet entitled ‘The Long Silence’ says it all: At the end of time, billions of people were scattered on a great plain before God’s throne. Most shrank back from the brilliant light before them. But some groups near the front talked heated...
Category: Stories
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A Father And Son Were Driving Down A Country ...
Shared By: Alan Stokes on Mar 7, 2001
Summary: A father and son were driving down a country road and saw a watermelon patch a little way off the highway. The father said to the boy, "Keep a lookout here while I go get a melon." He snuck into the patch, lifted a choice melon from the vine, and th...
Category: Stories
based on 131 ratings
Denomination: Holiness
Scripture: none
Daniel Becker avatar
George Mason, A Founding Father Of Our Nation ...
Shared By: Daniel Becker on Sep 15, 2001
Summary: George Mason, a founding father of our nation prophetically proclaimed, “As nations can not be rewarded or punished in the next world they must be in this. By an inevitable chain of causes and effects, providence punishes national sins, by nat...
Category: Quotes
based on 55 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: none
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A Short Distance From The Pentagon, Inscribed ...
Shared By: Daniel Becker on Sep 15, 2001
Summary: A short distance from the Pentagon, inscribed with an iron stylus on blocks of granite, the walls of the Jefferson Memorial in Washington proclaim the words of our third President, “And can the liberties of a nation be thought secure, when...
Category: Quotes
based on 70 ratings
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Scripture: none
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There Was A Rabbi On A Journey With The Prophet ...
Shared By: Curtis Kittrell on Sep 23, 2001
Summary: There was a rabbi on a journey with the prophet Elijah. They walked all day, and at nightfall they came to the humble cottage of a poor man, whose only treasure was a cow. The poor man ran out of his cottage, and his wife ran too, to welcome the str...
Category: Stories
based on 73 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Indeed, I Tremble For My Country When I Reflect ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Nov 1, 2001
Summary: "Indeed, I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just, that His justice cannot sleep forever." Thomas Jefferson, inside the Jefferson Memorial.
Category: Quotes
based on 52 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Bonhoeffer Writes, "if My Sinfulness Appears To ...
Shared By: Jim Luthy on Dec 12, 2001
Summary: Bonhoeffer writes, "If my sinfulness appears to me to be in any way smaller or less detestable in comparison with the sins of others, I am still not recognizing my sinfulness at all."
Category: Quotes
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: none
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Think Of These Things, Whence You Came, Where You ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: Think of these things, whence you came, where you are going, and to whom you must account." Benjamin Franklin
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: none
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His One Mistake
Shared By: Bruce Howell on Feb 26, 2002
Summary: “His One Mistake” He brushed his teeth twice a day. The doctor examined him twice a year. He wore rubbers when it rained. He slept with the windows opened. He stuck to a diet with plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables. He golfed—but never mo...
Category: Stories
based on 19 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
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God's Destruction
Shared By: SermonCentral on Apr 10, 2002
Summary: GOD'S DESTRUCTION Back in May of 1969 a national magazine told the story of Port Royal, Jamaica…. “Cities have been smothered with volcanic ash, leveled by hurricanes, shaken apart by earthquakes. But no disaster quite matches the one that struc...
Category: Stories
based on 11 ratings
Scripture: none
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An Indianapolis Patrolman Ran Into Trouble While ...
Shared By: Jeff Strite on Apr 15, 2002
Summary: An Indianapolis patrolman ran into trouble while investigating a routine traffic mishap. His problem began after he had interviewed witnesses, arrested one of the drivers, and written up the accident report. He suddenly noticed that the offending mo...
Category: Stories
based on 16 ratings
Scripture: none
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We Fear Men So Much Because We Fear God So ...
Shared By: Paul Fritz on Feb 12, 2002
Summary: We fear men so much because we fear God so little. William Gurnall.
Category: Quotes
based on 33 ratings
Scripture: none
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I Was Not One Of His Fans Personally, But For ...
Shared By: R. Darrel Davis on Apr 27, 2002
Summary: I was not one of his fans personally, but for many NASCAR fans, the death of racing legend Dale Earhardt at the 2001 Daytona 500 is still fresh in their minds. On the final lap of the race, he crashed into the wall at a speed of around 180 miles per...
Category: Stories
based on 38 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Hebrews 2:3
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Emperor Julian Of Rome Professed Christianity In ...
Shared By: Martin Wiles on May 9, 2002
Summary: Emperor Julian of Rome professed Christianity in his early years of power but later turned savagely against Christians and vowed to exterminate them. One day as a Roman soldier was whipping a Christian, Julian the Apostate, as he became known, said,...
Category: Stories
based on 6 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Got It Comin'
Shared By: Wayne Major on Jun 7, 2002
Summary: GOT IT COMIN' Clint Eastwood Westerns are great movies. One of his later movies is titled “Unforgiven.” In the movie, Eastwood plays the part of an aging gunfighter who lost his taste for killing many years before. He and his old partner, play...
Category: Movies / Videos
based on 20 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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We Should Have Been Quiet
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 9, 2002
Summary: WE SHOULD HAVE BEEN QUIET In the summer of 1959, my father left his two sons on the side of a South Dakota road with only their comic books. They had been fighting and screaming in the back seat and despite repeated warnings they continued to be...
Category: Stories
based on 26 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Charles Spurgeon Offers This Warning: "if You ...
Shared By: Robert Leroe on Jul 10, 2002
Summary: Charles Spurgeon offers this warning: “If you haven’t looked at Christ on the cross, you’ll have to look at Him on the throne—with great trembling. The sacrificial death of Christ will be brought before the eyes of all who refuse to accept His fre...
Category: Quotes
based on 10 ratings
Denomination: Congregational
Scripture: none
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Injustice Anywhere Is A Threat To Justice ...
Shared By: Robert Leroe on Jul 10, 2002
Summary: “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Congregational
Scripture: none
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Rudyard Kipling Wrote, "lo, All The Pomp Of ...
Shared By: Robert Leroe on Jul 10, 2002
Summary: Rudyard Kipling wrote, “Lo, all the pomp of yesterday, is one with Ninevah and Tyre. Judge of the nations, spare us yet—Lest we forget, lest we forget!”
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Congregational
Scripture: none
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No One Expected Me!
Shared By: David Parks on Aug 15, 2002
Summary: No One Expected Me! I dreamed death came the other night And heaven’s gate swung wide. With kindly grace an angel fair Ushered me inside. And there, to my astonishment Stood folks I’d known on earth. Some I’d judged and labeled as “Unfit”,...
Category: Humor
based on 27 ratings
Scripture: none
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Escaping Judgment?
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Sep 13, 2002
Summary: ESCAPING JUDGMENT? Because of a minor infraction, a shipmate of mine aboard the USS Reeves, bound for Japan, was busted one rank, fined and given extra duty for three weeks. Looking forward to celebrating his 21st birthday on July 22, he cons...
Category: Humor
based on 7 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Hosea 11:1-14:1
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Christian Author Max Lucado Says, "we Aren't ...
Shared By: Aaron Burgess on Oct 7, 2002
Summary: Christian author Max Lucado says, “We aren’t good enough to judge. Can the hungry accuse the beggar? Can the sick mock the ill? Can the blind judge the deaf?” In the same way, can the sinner condemn the sinner? Absolutely not! He goes on to s...
Category: Humor
based on 28 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: Matthew 13:24-43
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After A Three-month Summer Recess, On October ...
Shared By: John Williams III on Nov 7, 2002
Summary: After a three-month summer recess, on October 3,1994, the Supreme Court of the United States opened its 1994-95 term. According to the New York Times News Service, the court’s legal business for that first day could be summed up with one word: no. T...
Category: Stories
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: United Methodist
Scripture: Luke 13:22-30
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Payday Someday
Shared By: Joel Preston on Nov 15, 2002
Summary: PAYDAY SOMEDAY An Atheist farmer often ridiculed people who believed in God. He wrote the following letter to the editor of a local newspaper: “I plowed on Sunday, planted on Sunday, cultivated on Sunday, and hauled my crops on Sunday; but I ...
Category: Stories
based on 7 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Malcolm, A Man With A Terrible Temper, Was ...
Shared By: SermonCentral PRO on Dec 1, 2002
Summary: Malcolm, a man with a terrible temper, was playing a round of golf with his pastor. After leaving three straight putts on the edge of the cup, Malcolm exploded. "I missed!" he screamed. "How could I miss?" With that he heaved his putter into a nearb...
Category: Humor
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Supreme Court Justice Horace Gray Once Said To ...
Shared By: Dana Chau on Jan 20, 2003
Summary: Supreme Court Justice Horace Gray once said to the man who escaped conviction on a technicality: "I know that you are guilty and you know it, and I wish you to remember that one day you will stand before a better and wiser Judge, and that there you...
Category: Stories
based on 49 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Following Incident Is Vouched For By A Church ...
Shared By: Donnie Martin on Apr 11, 2003
Summary: The following incident is vouched for by a Church of England clergyman who knew all the circumstances. A young woman, who had been brought up in a Christian home and who had often had very serious convictions in regard to the importance of coming t...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Size Me Up
Shared By: Dana Chau on Jul 21, 2003
Summary: SIZE ME UP When Tom Haggai went off to college, his dad said to him: "Remember, son, God is more interested in you than anything you’ll do, but whatever you do, do it well, for you never know when God is standing in the shadows measuring you ...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none