Sermon Illustrations

Sweeping across Germany at the end of Word War II, Allied forces searched farms and houses looking for snipers. At one abandoned house, almost a heap of rubble, searchers with flashlights found their way to the basement. There, on the crumbling wall, a victim of the Holocaust had scratched a Star of David. And beneath it, in rough lettering, the message: I believe in the Sun – even when it does not shine; I believe in love – even when it is not shown; I believe in God—even when he does not speak. (, "FAITH")