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Satan Argued With Jesus One Time About Who Had ...
Shared By: Kevin Taylor on Oct 28, 2001
Summary: Satan argued with Jesus one time about who had the greater power! Satan said, ’I can do anything you can do only better.’ Jesus replied, ’Ok, prove it, go ahead and try creating a man.’ Satan said, ’No problem,&#8217...
Category: Humor
based on 164 ratings
Denomination: Church Of God
Scripture: none
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Have You Ever Seen A Mob On Tv Or Movies? They ...
Shared By: Brian La Croix on Mar 25, 2002
Summary: Have you ever seen a mob on TV or movies? They are dangerous, and can become murderous in an instant. People in mobs are like cattle before a stampede. Ever see that? In the movie Red River, John Wayne and his men are moving cattle along the C...
Category: Movies / Videos
based on 53 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
Scripture: none
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One Of The Aboriginal Tribes Of The South Seas ...
Shared By: John Williams III on Mar 5, 2003
Summary: "One of the aboriginal tribes of the South Seas has a rite of passage from boyhood to manhood called a "walkabout." A boy coming to puberty is sent into the jungle for six weeks without food, shelter or weapons. During this time, he must test all o...
Category: Stories
based on 35 ratings
Denomination: United Methodist
Scripture: none
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Philip Yancey, In His Book The Jesus I Never ...
Shared By: Pat Cook on Sep 11, 2004
Summary: Philip Yancey, in his book The Jesus I Never Knew, comments on this truth, that Christ can only be King on His own terms. He alludes to the 3 temptations Jesus faced before he began His ministry: 1) to turn stones into bread and feed Himself, 2) aft...
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: 1 Peter 1:3-5
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The Life And Teaching Of Jesus By ...
Shared By: Troy Borst on May 26, 2005
Summary: ILLUSTRATION... The Life and Teaching of Jesus by James S Stewart, Abingdon Press pg 49 “Finally, Jesus would never violate the freedom of men’s wills. And that, too, the leap from the pinnacle would have involved. It would have been overriding ...
Category: Quotes
Scripture: none
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In Rural Arizona, A Man Went To See The Hopi ...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Apr 4, 2006
Summary: In rural Arizona, a man went to see the Hopi Indians perform ceremonial dances. It was a long lonely drive to the reservation across secluded desert terrain and some rough roads. Late afternoon, after the dances, the man returned to his car only t...
Category: Stories
Scripture: none
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In His Book The Renew Mind (bethany House, ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: In his book The Renew Mind (Bethany House, 1981), Larry Christiansen tells a story that is a perfect illustration for our sermon text for today. I’d like for you to imagine that you live in a run down apartment. As I describe this, I actually pictur...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
Our Ignorance Of Who We Are In Christ Make Us ...
Shared By: OLORUNNISOLA ONI on Sep 15, 2007
Summary: Our ignorance of who we are in Christ make us foolish and victim of enemy’s attack.
Category: Humor
based on 1 rating
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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For We Do Not Have A High Priest Who Cannot ...
Shared By: Clark Tanner on Sep 28, 2009
Summary: "For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tempted in all things as we are, yet without sin." Heb 4:15 "In the past when I’ve heard that verse or read it, I’ve thought that it is a very all-e...
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Orthodox
Scripture: none
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As The Union Pacific Railroad Was Being ...
Shared By: Donnie Martin on May 14, 2010
Summary: As the Union Pacific Railroad was being constructed, an elaborate trestle bridge was built across a large canyon in the West. Wanting to test the bridge, the builder loaded a train with enough extra cars and equipment to double its normal payload. T...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Called to Testify
Shared By: Jason Bonnicksen on Apr 5, 2011
Summary: CALLED TO TESTIFY In 1981, my father was called as a court witness to testify to a number of thefts that occurred at his employer. Now, we had just moved from Pennsylvania to Minnesota, and dad was brand-new to the job as the corporate purchasin...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Lutheran
Scripture: none