Contributed by Sermon Central on Oct 31, 2001
A church that has passion is a church where "Discouraged folks cheer up, dishonest folks fees up, sour folks sweeten up, closed folk, open up, gossipers shut up, conflicted folks make up, sleeping folks wake up, lukewarm folk, fire up, dry bones shake up, and pew
Contributed by Melvin Newland on Nov 13, 2001
Bill McCartney retired as the head coach of the Colorado football team several years ago. His reason for retirement was not because he was unsuccessful as a coach. His teams had won the national championship. They had been in the top 10 many times.
McCartney said that he was retiring
Contributed by Mike Dubose on Feb 5, 2002
Let me share story with you about some church people… It’s about 4 people in the church whose names were Everybody, Somebody, Anybody, and Nobody…
The church had some financial responsibilities and Everybody was asked to help… Everybody was sure that Somebody would do it… Anybody could have
Contributed by Mark Brunner on Nov 25, 2005
A group of friends went deer hunting and paired off in twos for the day. That night one of the hunters returned alone, staggering under an eight-point buck.
“Where’s Harry?” he was asked.
“Harry had a stroke of some kind. He’s a couple of miles back up the trail.”
“You left Harry laying there,
Contributed by Sermon Central on Nov 11, 2009
Wrong Priorities Illustrated in the Book, In the Time Bind: When Work Becomes Home and Home Becomes Work
Ancient church father Augustine of Hippo once said, “Christ is not valued at all, unless he is valued above all.”
Until those folks in Jerusalem moved God from the bottom of their list of