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  • H.g. Wells: "Until A Man Has Found God, He ...  PRO

    Contributed by Dennis Clark on Apr 11, 2001
    based on 99 ratings

    H.G. Wells: "Until a man has found God, he begins at no more

  • Sophomore  PRO

    Contributed by A. Todd Coget on May 23, 2002
    based on 19 ratings

    Do you know the meaning of the word "sophomore?" The word sophomore comes from two Greek words "sophos" and "moros." "Sophos" means to be wise. "Moros" is the word from which we get the world "moron." "Moros" means stupid, blockhead, or fool. So the word "sophomore" means wise fool. And more

  • There Was A Group Of Scientists Who Got Together ...  PRO

    Contributed by Paul Decker on Oct 22, 2002
    based on 4 ratings

    There was a group of scientists who got together one day and decided that man had come a long way and no longer needed God. So they picked one scientist to go and tell God that they were done with Him. The scientist walked up to God and said, “God, we’ve decided that we no longer need you. We’re more

  • The Journey From Heaven To Dump  PRO

    Contributed by A. Todd Coget on Nov 28, 2002
    based on 22 ratings

    THE JOURNEY FROM HEAVEN TO DUMP Author and pastor Leith Anderson writes: Several years ago I was visiting Manila and was taken, of all places, to the Manila garbage dump and saw something beyond belief. Tens of thousands of people make their homes on that dump site. They’ve constructed shacks out more

  • Most Christians Believe The Virgin Birth Is ...  PRO

    Contributed by James Wilson on Dec 16, 2000
    based on 137 ratings

    Most Christians believe the Virgin Birth is true. According to George Barna, 85% of those surveyed believe that Jesus Christ was born to a virgin. He also found that even 75% of the people who do not embrace Jesus as their Savior believe that he was more

  • There Was A Art Contest Held In A Local School ...  PRO

    Contributed by Kyle Meador on Dec 17, 2000
    based on 269 ratings

    There was a art contest held in a local school one Christmas season a few years ago in East Texas. One of the prize winners was a picture drawn by a nine year old boy showing three men, offering gifts to the baby Jesus in his manger. What made the picture unique is how the three gift presenters more

  • History Records For Us An Interesting Footnote. ...  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Dec 7, 2005
    based on 67 ratings

    History records for us an interesting footnote. It was during the dark winter of 1864. At Petersburg, Virginia, the Confederate army of Robert E. Lee faced the Union divisions of General Ulysses S. Grant. The war was now three and a half years old and the glorious charge had long since given way to more

  • January 8, 2004 Usatoday Reported This On Their ...  PRO

    Contributed by Andrew Chan on Jan 14, 2004
    based on 2 ratings

    January 8, 2004 USATODAY reported this on their website: Woman admits she lied about losing $162M lottery ticket CLEVELAND (AP) — A woman admitted through tears Thursday that she lied about losing the winning ticket for a $162 million lottery prize, saying: "I wanted to win so badly for my kids more

  • The Mystery Of The Humanity Of Christ, That He ...  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Dec 13, 2004
    based on 2 ratings

    "The mystery of the humanity of Christ, that He sunk Himself into our flesh, is beyond all more

  • When Christmas Doesn't Make Your Heart Swell Up ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Dec 14, 2004
    based on 1 rating

    “When Christmas doesn’t make your heart swell up until it nearly bursts and fill your eyes with tears and make you all soft and warm inside then you will know more

  • O God, Don't Let That Be All There Is?" John 1: ...  PRO

    Contributed by Mark Brunner on Dec 21, 2004
    based on 4 ratings

    “O God, Don’t Let That Be All There Is?” John 1: 14-18 Key verse(s): 14-18: “The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the One and Only, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.” The recent news story of the pregnant Missouri woman who was more

  • Walking In The Confidence Of God  PRO

    Contributed by Terry Laughlin on Aug 10, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    Walking in the Confidence of God Self-existent Christians can walk in confidence because this God is self-existent: John 1:1-3 says, "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through Him all things were made; without Him more

  • He Said What ?!?

    Contributed by Terry Laughlin on Aug 10, 2008

    He Said What ?!? Jesus Christ, God in the flesh, while walking on this earth, said some things that we must understand and accept if we will be His followers. Here are some challenging quotes recorded in The Bible, His perfect Word. Jesus said... "If anyone causes one of these little ones who more

  • If I Could Be One Of Them...  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 4, 2009
    based on 36 ratings

    If I Could Be One of Them... A man stayed home as his family went off to church one Christmas Eve. He just could not swallow the Jesus story about God coming to earth as man. Shortly after the family drove away in the car, snow began to fall. He went to the window to watch the flurries getting more

  • The Bible As Holy

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 13, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    THE BIBLE AS HOLY The Bible is deemed a holy book by 84% of the U.S. public. Although 84% of Barna Research respondents described themselves as Christian, 7% did not consider the Bible to be sacred, while 38% of adults who do not consider themselves Christian categorized it as such. Most more

  • Too Soft On People?

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 11, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    TOO SOFT ON PEOPLE? A preacher named Ron Rose told a woman who came into his office complaining that his sermons always being about forgiveness and grace. She said he needed to come down harder on the sinners and in her words, "nail them." After her rant, Ron asked, "So, you’ve got forgiveness more

  • Who's Your Daddy?

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 4, 2010
    based on 2 ratings

    WHO'S YOUR DADDY? "A seminary professor was vacationing with his wife in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. One morning they were eating breakfast in a little restaurant, hoping to enjoy a quiet, family meal. While waiting for their food, they noticed a distinguished looking, white haired man moving from more

  • Surprise Gift

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 14, 2011

    SURPRISE GIFT When Gabriel Hurles turned six a couple of years ago (January 2009), he was so focused on eating his birthday cake, that he hardly noticed the giant package in the corner of the room. When another child pointed out the large gift, Gabriel ran over and began to tear off the wrapping. more

  • Wahlstrom's Wonder  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 16, 2011
    based on 7 ratings

    WAHLSTROM'S WONDER I once read about a certain Mr. Wahlstrom who purchased an old bombsight and took it apart to see what made it work. As he began to put it back together, he decided to add to it some spare parts he had from other projects. Over time, friends and neighbors took an interest in the more

  • Show Us God  PRO

    Contributed by Lalachan Abraham on Jan 8, 2013
    based on 7 ratings

    SHOW US GOD The Greek philosopher Socrates made this statement: "Oh that someone would arise, man or god, to show us God." In the minds of scholars, here's one of the greatest philosophers who ever lived; and yet he, himself, had beating in his own breast--and he admitted it--oh that god could more