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Simple Obedience
Shared By: Ted Sutherland on Jun 7, 2001
Summary: Spurgeon: “It is my first public declaration that a thing which looks to be unreasonable and seems to be unprofitable, being commanded by God, is law, is law to me. If my Master had told me to pick up six stones and lay them in a row I would ...
Category: Quotes
based on 187 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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When Handel¡¦s Great Oratorio, The Messiah Was ...
Shared By: Russell Brownworth on Oct 11, 2001
Summary: When Handel¡¦s great oratorio, The Messiah was published, one nobleman complimented the composer on the entertainment that he had given the town. My lord, said Handel, I should be sorry if I only entertained them. I wish to make them better. --C....
Category: Stories
based on 53 ratings
Denomination: United Methodist
Scripture: none
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Parenting
Shared By: Russell Brownworth on Oct 11, 2001
Summary: PARENTING There is no better opportunity for any adult to impact this world, than to develop strong Christian relationships with and through their children. A survey was taken among parents. The point was to record the negative and positive ...
Category: Statistics
based on 62 ratings
Denomination: United Methodist
Scripture: none
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Emptied Out and Filled Up
Shared By: Pat Cook on Jun 28, 2003
Summary: EMPTIED OUT AND FILLED UP D. L. Moody said, “I believe firmly that the moment our hearts are emptied of pride and selfishness and ambition and everything that is contrary to God’s law, the Holy Spirit will fill every corner of our hearts. ...
Category: Quotes
based on 25 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Erma Bombeck – Wrote Something Called Rules…
Shared By: Steve Malone on Jul 10, 2003
Summary: Erma Bombeck – wrote something called rules… 1) Never have more children than you have car windows. 2) Never loan your car to someone to whom you have given birth. 3) Pick your friends carefully. A "friend" never goes on a diet when you are fat o...
Category: Humor
based on 7 ratings
Scripture: none
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Laws Are Like Spiders Webs Which, If Anything ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Laws are like spiders webs which, if anything small falls into them they ensnare it, but large things break through and escape."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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It Usually Takes A Hundred Years To Make A Law, ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "It usually takes a hundred years to make a law, and then, after it has done its work, it usually takes another hundred years to get rid of it."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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People Crushed By Law Have No Hopes But From ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "People crushed by law have no hopes but from power. If laws are their enemies, they will be enemies to laws."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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And There Will Not Be Different Laws At Rome ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "And there will not be different laws at Rome and at Athens, or different laws now and in the future, but one eternal and unchangeable law will be valid for all nations and for all times, and there will be one master and one rule, that is, God, over...
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Fidelity To The Public Requires That The Laws ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Fidelity to the public requires that the laws be as plain and explicit as possible, that the less knowing may understand, and not be ensnared by them, while the artful evade their force."
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If We Could Make A Great Bonfire Of The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "If we could make a great bonfire of the thousands of laws we have in this country, and start all over again with only the Golden Rule and the Ten Commandments, I am sure we would get along much better."
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Laws Should Be Like Clothes. They Should Be Made ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Laws should be like clothes. They should be made to fit the people they are meant to serve.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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When Men Are Pure, Laws Are Useless; When Men ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "When men are pure, laws are useless; when men are corrupt, laws are broken."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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We Have Never Stopped Sin By Passing Laws; And ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "We have never stopped sin by passing laws; and in the same way, we are not going to take a great moral ideal and achieve it merely by law."
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Law Cannot Persuade Where It Cannot ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Law cannot persuade where it cannot punish.
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Law...dictated By God Himself Is, Of ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The law...dictated by God Himself is, of course, superior in obligation to any other. It is binding over all the globe, in all countries, and at all times. No human laws are of any validity if contrary to this."
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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I Often Wonder Whether We Do Not Rest Our Hopes ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "I often wonder whether we do not rest our hopes too much upon constitutions, upon laws and upon courts. These are false hopes; believe me, these are false hopes."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Laws To Suppress Tend To Strengthen What They ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Laws to suppress tend to strengthen what they would prohibit. This is the fine point on which all the legal professions of history have based their job security.
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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It Is Strangely Absurd To Suppose That A ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "It is strangely absurd to suppose that a million of human beings, collected together, are not under the same moral laws which bind each of them separately."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Many Laws As Certainly Make Bad Men, As Bad Men ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "Many laws as certainly make bad men, as bad men make many laws."
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Greater The Number Of Laws And Enactments, ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The greater the number of laws and enactments, the more thieves and robbers there will be."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Best Way To Get A Bad Law Repealed Is To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly.
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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There Is No Man So Good, Who, Were He To Submit ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "There is no man so good, who, were he to submit all his thoughts and actions to the laws, would not deserve hanging ten times in his life."
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Galatians 3:22-29
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Law Cannot Restrain Evil; For The Freedom Of Man ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: Law cannot restrain evil; for the freedom of man is such that he can make the keeping of the law the instrument of evil.
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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You Cannot Legislate The Human Race Into ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: You cannot legislate the human race into heaven.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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We Must Reject The Idea That Every Time A Law ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "We must reject the idea that every time a law is broken, society is guilty, rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is responsible for his actions."
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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It Is Difficult To Make Our Material Condition ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "It is difficult to make our material condition better by the best law, but it is easy enough to ruin it by bad laws."
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The More Corrupt The State, The More Numerous ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws."
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Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Virtuous Need But Few Laws; For It Is Not ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: "The virtuous need but few laws; for it is not the law which determines their actions, but their actions which determine the law."
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Law Will Never Make A Man Free; It Is Men ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Apr 12, 2007
Summary: The law will never make a man free; it is men who have got to make the law free.
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none