Stephen Olford is without question one of the great Preachers of the World:
Son of a missionary to Africa
Did not want to go through the trials and tribulations of a missionary.
Was mistreated by Christians in England and rebelled against God.
Studied to become an engineer.
Developed a new carburetor and got into racing motorcycles.
Remembers his mother praying and weeping for him.
Injured in a motorcycle accident and was given two weeks to live.
Refused to see the pastors who visited him – still rebellious.
Received a letter from his dad sent three months earlier with the following message: “Only one life ‘twill soon be past, Only what’s done for Christ will last.”
Stephen’s response: “Lord, if You will heal my body, I...Continue reading this sermon illustration (Free with PRO)
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