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During The Late 1800’s An English ...
Shared By: Tom Dooley on May 14, 2001
Summary: During the late 1800’s an English evangelist named Henry Moorhouse made several trips to preach in America. On one of those occassions he was taking a walk through a poor section of town when he noticed a small boy coming out of a store...
Category: Stories
based on 152 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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One Of The Most Touching Moment In The Sydney ...
Shared By: Bruce Emmert on May 29, 2001
Summary: One of the most touching moment in the Sydney Olympics was when Eric "The Swimmer" Moussambani of Equatorial Guinea swam in the 100-meter free style qualifying heat. The 22-year-old African had only learned to swim last January, had only practiced i...
Category: Stories
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The Scottish Preacher John Mcneill Liked To Tell ...
Shared By: Thomas R Clawser, M. Div. on Feb 9, 2002
Summary: The Scottish preacher John McNeill liked to tell about an eagle that had been captured when it was quite young. The farmer who snared the bird put a restraint on it so it couldn’t fly, and then he turned it loose to roam in the barnyard. It wasn...
Category: Stories
based on 25 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Psalms 103:5
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Baptizing a Drunk
Shared By: Paul Wallace on Oct 12, 2005
Summary: BAPTIZING A DRUNK A man was stumbling through the woods, totally drunk, when he came upon a preacher baptizing people in the river. He proceeded to walk into the water and bumped into the preacher. The preacher turned around and, though almost ove...
Category: Humor
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There Was Once A Great And Noble King Whose Land ...
Shared By: Tim Zingale on Feb 21, 2006
Summary: There was once a great and noble King whose land was terrorized by a crafty dragon. Like a massive bird of prey, the scaly beast delighted in ravaging villages with his fiery breath. Hapless victims ran from their burning homes, only to be snatched ...
Category: Stories
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: Mark 9:2-9
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Biblical Change
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Biblical Change "Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God - this is your spiritual act of worship. Do not conform any longer to the pattern of thi...
Category: Stories
based on 7 ratings
Scripture: Romans 12:1-2
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We Used To Live In This Small Farming Town North ...
Shared By: Bruce Emmert on Sep 22, 2008
Summary: We used to live in this small farming town north of Manhattan. Down the street from our house was a sweet-natured and friendly family with a strange habit. They never seemed to throw anything away. They had completely filled their front porch with b...
Category: Humor
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Go Get Your Mother!
Shared By: Joe Bertone on Aug 27, 2012
Summary: GO GET YOUR MOTHER! One of my favorite stories of a door is the story of the Amish boy and his father who went to the big city for the very first time. They were amazed by everything they saw. Having grown up and lived all their lives on a rural ...
Category: Humor
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 10:7-10