Contributed by Troy Borst on Apr 4, 2015
IN THE WORK CUBICLE (p)
It’s a normal day at the office. You got to work 5 minutes late like usual. You find your normal parking place open and you whip your car into the spot and grab all that you need from the passenger seat. You are soon in the elevator heading to your floor. The elevator
Contributed by Troy Borst on Apr 4, 2015
EASTER FAMILY TIME (p)
It is Easter time and a gathering opportunity for your whole family. Your family made a commitment to all get together this year at Easter to make sure you celebrated something this year as a family. Grandma chose Easter and chose to rent a few beach houses for everyone
Contributed by Glynda Lomax on Dec 27, 2014
“Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what happened.”
- Jennifer Yane
As you grow older, what’s inside you doesn’t change but your body changes, and it’s confusing to look in the mirror.
If you live your life as though you are a perpetual image contestant, your age is
Contributed by Sermoncentral on May 21, 2013
TESTIMONY OF ASTRONAUT CHARLES DUKE
Through the years, I’ve heard people say, "I wasn’t looking for God when He found me." Let me give you a modern example of this process.
Astronaut Charles Duke is one of only twelve men who have left footprints on the moon. He was the lunar module pilot
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Aug 6, 2012
TEN DOLLARS IS TEN DOLLARS
A man named Stumpy and his wife Martha went to the state fair every year and every year when Stumpy saw the antique bi-plane he would say, "Martha, I'd like to ride in that airplane."
Martha always replied, "I know Stumpy, but that airplane ride costs 10 dollars,
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Aug 18, 2011
THE UGLY TIE CONTEST
George Hazlett's wife made him a necktie a few years ago that he rarely wore. In fact, George had forgotten about it until one day a local men's store in Salem, Ohio, announced an "ugly tie" contest. George secretly pulled the tie from its resting place and entered it. He
Contributed by Sermoncentral on May 3, 2011
DOES YOUR GOD BLEED?
A little boy went up to a missionary Sunday School leader in a pagan country. The boy said, "I like what you say about the God of the Bible but I can’t see him. But if I go to the temple I can see my God."
The missionary said to the little boy, "Listen, does your God
Contributed by Billy Nale on Apr 13, 2011
QUOTES ON HUMILITY
"To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them."
-- Charles de Montesquieu
"Modesty is a shining light; it prepares the mind to receive knowledge, and the heart for truth."
-- Madame Guizot
"None are so empty as those who are full of
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 12, 2011
"One word stands out from all others as the key to knowing God, to having His peace and assurance in your life--it is obedience." (Eric Liddell)
Elisabeth Elliot tells the story of when she and her brother Tom were small children. Their mother would let Tom play with paper bags
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jan 23, 2011
BECAUSE I'M A GENTLEMAN
A middle-aged business executive once approached the front entrance of the office building in which he worked. A young feminist came up at the same moment, so he stepped back and held the door open for her to pass on through. She looked at him and said with annoyance,
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Feb 6, 2010
Build Me A Bridge
A man walking along a California beach was deep in prayer. Suddenly the sky clouded above his head and, in a booming voice, the Lord said, "Because you have TRIED to be faithful to me in all ways, I will grant you one wish."
The man said, "Build a bridge to Hawaii so I can
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Dec 15, 2009
NFL Player’s Loyalty and Commitment to His Wife
One of the greatest statements of a husband’s love is when he protects his wife regardless of the cost to himself. Joseph’s story is the story of one such man.
When Chris Spielman played for the Buffalo Bills, he was everything a middle linebacker
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Nov 8, 2009
Baptism of Ivan the Great Tsar of Russia
Ivan the Great was Tsar of Russia during the Fifteenth Century. He brought together the warring tribes into one vast empire. As a fighting man he was courageous. As a general he was brilliant. He drove out the Tartars, establishing peace across the
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jul 14, 2009
IF YOU CARE, GIVE YOUR TESTIMONY
God wants us to be concerned about other people. And one of the best ways we can show our concern is by giving them testimonies about Jesus.
One of my all-time favorite teachers was Don Wilton. One day in class, Dr. Wilton told us about getting to serve on
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jul 10, 2009
A REASONING FAITH
Richard Dawkins in The God Delusion says that Christian Faith is non-thinking. He believes religion was responsible for the 9/11 bombings. "Get rid of God and all religions, and you will have peace on earth."
Atheists buy into the thought that the natural sciences have
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jan 28, 2009
The late great American jurist, judge, author, and Christian apologist, Simon Greenleaf (1783 - 1853), once said:
"There should be a readiness on our part, to investigate with candor to follow the truth wherever it may lead us, and to submit, without reserve or objection, to all the teachings of
Contributed by Matthew Kratz on Feb 16, 2008
After the collapse of the Berlin Wall in 1989, no person in all of East Germany was more despised than the former Communist dictator Erich Honecher. He had been stripped of all his offices. Even the Communist Party rejected him. Kicked out of his villa, the new government refused him and his wife
Contributed by Mark Ferrante on Jan 12, 2007
There was a very capable evangelist whom God used in a significant way. But he lost his interest in spiritual things and drifted into a life of sin, for a number of months. Some of his sin was done in secret but ultimately, it became public knowledge and even made the headlines. At first, all he
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Feb 8, 2006
"Evangelism is not a professional job for a few trained men, but is instead the unrelenting responsibility of every person who belongs
Contributed by Joseph Bachman on Feb 24, 2005
The Maker of all human beings is recalling all units manufactured, regardless of make or year, due to a serious defect in the primary and central component of the heart.
This is due to a malfunction in the original prototype units code named Adam and Eve,