Contributed by Tim Smith on Sep 25, 2016
Bob Goff tells the story of passing an art gallery every day and the same painting catching his eye. It was called the Puppeteer and was a painting of a father with his children and family gathered around him and he entertaining them by pulling on the strings of a puppet. He liked that painting
THE RED BARON AND TEMPTATION
Manfred, Freiherr von Richthofen was a famous German First World War fighter pilot.
He was better known as the Red Baron because he flew a distinctive a red Fokker aircraft.
He shot down more combat planes than any one else on either side in the first World
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 5, 2011
THE DANGER OF THE SERPENT
There was a tragedy in Florida. I’m not sure if the baby BURMESE PYTHON came with a warning. If not, it should have. The Oxford, Florida family that brought the serpent home as a pet would live to regret allowing such a creature in the house.
The snake, now 12 feet
THE SERPENT (speaking to EVE): If I can do that, what can I not do? I tell you I am very subtle. When you and Adam talk, I hear you say ’Why?’ Always ’Why?’ You see things; and you say ’Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say ’Why not?’ I made the word dead to describe my old skin that
Contributed by Scott Brewer on Jul 23, 2007
I love the Jason Bourne stories. Jason Bourne is a fictional character created by Robert Ludlum in books and film. The first film, “The Bourne Identity”, is the intriguing story of what it is like when you forget who you are.
Jason Bourne is a highly trained, specialized agent of the US
Contributed by Mark Brunner on Feb 6, 2005
“Tiger Breath!” Matthew 6:9-13 Key verse(s): 13:“And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.”
It has been foreordained that life is a temptation! Now that is a depressing thought if I ever heard one. Foreordained? That means that no matter what I do or how I do it, ultimately I
Contributed by Mark Brunner on Feb 3, 2005
“Thank You Sir! May I Do Another?” Matthew 4:1-11 Key verse(s): 9-10:“Then the devil left him and angels came and attended him.”
“Thank you sir! May I do another?” Crouching on the ground, the recruit seemed barely touched by the sergeant’s rough treatment. He was doing push-ups; and a lot of
Contributed by Jeff Simms on Jul 22, 2003
In a speech made in 1863, Abraham Lincoln said, "We have been the receipients of the choicest bounties of heaven; we have been preserved these many years in peace and prospertiy; we have grown in numbers, wealth, and power as no other nation has ever grown. But we have forgotten God. We have
Contributed by Joel Pankow on Mar 1, 2001
notice Satan’s version of grace - it had an IF clause attached to it. [[This reminds me of the many ploys out there today - get 400 dollars of free merchandise - IF you sign up for MSN for three years. No money down - no interest for 12 months - you can own a new car NOW! But all you have