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Approaching Storm
Shared By: Steve Hanchett on Jan 15, 2001
Summary: APPROACHING STORM "Isaac’s Storm" is a very interesting book about the hurricane that wiped out Galveston in 1900. One of the main plot lines of the book is about how everyone was convinced that a hurricane could never strike Galveston, ...
Category: Stories
based on 145 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Lynn Harold Hough Was A Methodist Pastor In The ...
Shared By: R. David Reynolds on Dec 25, 2004
Summary: Lynn Harold Hough was a Methodist pastor in the early part of the twentieth century and became the President of Northwestern University. In 1908 he became the first to write a “Pledge of Allegiance to the Christian Flag. Once when he was speaking ...
Category: Stories
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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Man Gives His Life Rescuing Airplane ...
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on May 26, 2010
Summary: Man Gives His Life Rescuing Airplane Passengers But what do we see if we look at the cross from another angle—from God’s perspective? What if we have in our minds, as Jesus says, “the things of God”? Then we can see the cross as part of God’s resc...
Category: Stories
Denomination: *other
Scripture: Matthew 20:25-28
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When to Save a Drowning Man
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on May 4, 2011
Summary: WHEN TO SAVE A DROWNING MAN Watchman Nee tells the story of his stay in China with twenty other Christians. The bathing accommodations were inadequate in the home where they were lodging, so they went for a daily dip in the river. On one occa...
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If I Could Rescue Just One Person...
Shared By: Davon Huss on Jun 23, 2014
Summary: In 1879, Charlie Peace, a well-known criminal in London, faced execution by hanging. When he was marched to the gallows, a minister walked behind him. In keeping with custom, the minister read aloud this passage from a prayer book, "Those who die ...
Category: Stories