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  • Questions For Mary  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 29, 2004
    based on 6 ratings

    QUESTIONS FOR MARY Max Lucado has twenty-five questions that he wants to ask Mary the mother of Jesus, here are a few of my favorites. What was it like watching him pray? When he saw a rainbow, did he ever mention a flood? Did you ever feel awkward teaching him how he created the world? more

  • The First One

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 29, 2004
    based on 1 rating

    THE FIRST ONE “Mary was the first person in the world to carry the Gospel.” SOURCE: Rodney Buchanan in more

  • It's Hard Being...  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 29, 2004
    based on 9 ratings

    IT’S HARD BEING... Pastor Ben Patterson, tells the following story: My 5-year-old niece, Olivia, and her best friend, Claire, were participating in a nativity play at school. Claire was playing Mary, and Olivia was an angel. Before the show, a young boy was going around the dressing room more

  • Do You Believe?  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 29, 2004
    based on 5 ratings

    DO YOU BELIEVE? Americans are three times as likely to believe in the Virgin Birth of Jesus (83 percent) as in evolution (28 percent) Not only do 91 percent of [American] Christians say they believe in the Virgin Birth, but so do an astonishing 47 percent of U.S. more

  • The Fact Of Jesus' Birth Is The Final And ...  PRO

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

    “The fact of Jesus’ birth is the final and immeasurable proof that God more

  • How Do We Know God Is Here With Us?  PRO

    Contributed by Rick Crandall on Dec 14, 2005
    based on 5 ratings

    *Christmas is a time when God came near. And God comes near today. *Joe McKeever told the story of a little girl named Rachel. Like many preschoolers, Rachel had a problem waking up in the middle of the night, scared and crying. The only thing that would sooth her fears was crawling into bed with more

  • In 1994, Two Christian Missionaries Answered An ...  PRO

    Contributed by Rob Short on Apr 6, 2001
    based on 189 ratings

    In 1994, two Christian missionaries answered an invitation from the Russian Department of Education to teach morals and ethics in a large orphanage. About 100 boys and girls who had been abandoned, abused, and left in the care of a government-run program were in the orphanage. It was nearing more

  • Wally Was A 7th Grade Student Who Was Bigger Than ...  PRO

    Contributed by Melvin Newland on Nov 5, 2001
    based on 178 ratings

    Wally was a 7th grade student who was bigger than any of the other students in his Sunday school class. His mother had been an alcoholic when he was born, & as a result, Wally just did not have all the mental capabilities that the rest of his classmates had. But somehow he managed to get more

  • When The Wise Men Come To Jesus, They Bring Three ...  PRO

    Contributed by Hal Seed on Dec 3, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    When the wise men come to Jesus, they bring three gifts: Gold, which is the gift for royalty, a gift for a king. Incense, which was for divinity, a gift you give a God. And myrrh, which is a funeral gift, a gift used for burial. Their gifts show amazing insight. At first hearing, you might think more

  • Have You Discovered Christmas?  PRO

    Contributed by Terry Laughlin on Aug 10, 2008
    based on 12 ratings

    Have You Discovered Christmas? "But the angel said unto them, 'Do not be afraid. I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; He is Christ the Lord.'" (Luke 2: 10 -11) One of the most beloved more

  • Implications For Society If Christ Wasn't ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Dec 13, 2009

    Implications for Society if Christ wasn’t Born Have you ever imagined how does this world look like if Jesus were not born in that manger in Bethlehem around two thousand years ago? No Churches; and definitely no Christian institution of any kind. Red Cross does not exist; World Vision and World more

  • Max Lucado On Bethlehem And The Stable  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Dec 29, 2009
    based on 3 ratings

    MAX LUCADO ON BETHLEHEM AND THE STABLE "They were too busy. The day was upon them. The day’s bread had to be made. The morning’s chores had to be done. There was too much to do to imagine that the impossible had occurred. God had entered the world as a baby. "Yet, were someone to chance upon the more

  • The Face Of God

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 25, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    THE FACE OF GOD I heard the story once of a great Cherokee wood carver. He took logs and sat them on a stump outside his back door and sat in front of that log sometimes for hours just staring at it. Finally, he would pick up his carving tools and start carving the most beautiful of things out of more

  • The Empty Gift

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 25, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    THE EMPTY GIFT God offers us more than this world does, but most of us never take the time to see it. There was a 15-year old boy named Joey, whose mother died at birth. She was a severe alcoholic, and that had affected his pre-natal development. The result was that he was slightly more

  • The More Precious Gift

    Contributed by Sermon Central on May 1, 2011

    THE MORE PRECIOUS GIFT It is not easy always for people to understand the significance of a gift, or the sacrifices that went behind it. Two students shared a room in college. After returning from the Christmas' winter break, Andrew asked his roommate what presents he has received for more

  • What Really Matters  PRO

    Contributed by Ronnie Miller on Jul 27, 2011
    based on 5 ratings

    What Really Matters It was two weeks before Christmas and it began to start. Everyone was scrambling and rushing to get to Wal-Mart. Their credit cards were in the orange and checking account in the red in hopes that their rich uncle would soon be dead. Old Saint Nick sitting high on a mountain more

  • The First Radio Broadcast  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Sep 6, 2011
    based on 8 ratings

    THE FIRST RADIO BROADCAST Allow me to start our time by reading you a nifty story. It is called, "The First Radio Broadcast." For their entire careers, wireless operators onboard US Navy and merchant ships had only heard Morse code coming through their headphones. However, a few days before more

  • The Christmas Flower

    Contributed by Loyd C. Taylor on Dec 13, 2022

    THE CHRISTMAS FLOWER “The Legend of Pepita’s Poinsettia” Thank you much, my pretty friend, For the beauty you display; Those colors of green and red Enhances our Christmas day. Great is your reputation- You’re like the Christmas Star, For you are highly regarded, No matter where you are. You more

  • Was Jesus Born In Pennsylvania?

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Nov 28, 2023
    based on 1 rating

    When a little boy in a suburban Philadelphia Sunday School class was asked where Jesus was born, he quickly answered, "Philadelphia!" The teacher said, "No, try again." The little boy thought about the question and said, "How about Pittsburgh?" When the teacher more

  • Twas The Night Before Jesus Came

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Nov 29, 2023
    based on 1 rating

    ‘Twas the night before Jesus came and all through the house Not a creature was praying, not one in the house. Their Bibles were lain on the shelf without care In hopes that Jesus would not come there. The children were dressing to crawl into bed, Not once ever kneeling or bowing a head. And Mom in more