Contributed by Sermoncentral on Feb 12, 2014
AUTHORITY VS. POWER
There's a difference between power and authority. If you have authority, but no power, your authority is useless.
A government man was taking geological readings for the Department of the Interior. He approached one farmer and said, "I've been authorized by the government
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 4, 2010
Who Has Your Back?
Pastor and author John Ortberg tells the story of an evening when he was walking with some friends in Newport Beach, California. As they walked they passed one of the local bars just as a fight spilled out onto the street, like a scene from the old west. As they watched, three
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jan 19, 2002
Dr. Bill Bright of Campus Crusade for Christ tells this story of a famous oil field called Yates Pool:
During the depression this field was a sheep ranch owned by a man named Yates. Mr. Yates wasn’t able to make enough on his ranching operation to pay the principal and interest
Contributed by James May on Apr 20, 2001
Years ago on a variety show, a guest appeared that was a body builder. As he entered the stage with his huge muscular body the crowd went crazy as the body builder began to flex his muscles and show his power. The first question asked of him was this: “What do you use all those muscles for?”