Contributed by Sermoncentral on Sep 9, 2011
GIVING THE POOR A REASON TO LIVE
So let's humble ourselves before each other and experience His grace. It's the way to true glory and dignity even if we find ourselves down and out.
That's what Abbe Pierre discovered when he founded the Emmaus Communities in 1949. The Emmaus Communities
Generosity isn’t always as generous as it might seem. There is a story out of Miami, Florida about six Royal Palm trees that had been vandalized and cut down along Miami’s Flager Street. Due to the expense involved in replacing them Dade County wasn’t sure how soon, if ever. they would be
Contributed by Steve Malone on Jun 26, 2002
PRECIOUS DAD MOMENT
As ham sandwiches go, it was perfection. A thick slab of ham, a fresh bun, crisp lettuce and plenty of expensive, light brown, gourmet mustard. The corners of my jaw were aching in anticipation,
I carried it to the picnic table in our backyard, picked it up with both
Contributed by Kenneth Henes on Jun 5, 2002
Arthur Pink wrote about how some people do not worship:
They bring their bodies to the house of prayer but not their souls. They worship with their mouths but not in spirit and in truth.
They are sticklers for early morning communion with God but they take no thought about keeping their hearts