Contributed by Sermoncentral on Aug 21, 2011
DAUGHTER OF A JEW-CATCHER
I recently read an article by a minister who had been invited to preach to a church Congregation in Holland. His visit coincided with the Dutch Day of Remembrance, held each year on the anniversary of Holland’s liberation from the Nazis. His talk was preceded by several
Contributed by Sermoncentral on May 3, 2011
THE RISK OF FISHING FOR SOULS
A little more than 10 years ago (2000), a movie called The Perfect Storm was released, which graphically portrayed the dangers of the fishing industry even in modern times. The movie is about the crew of the Andrea Gail, a fishing boat out of Gloucester,
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 5, 2011
THE IMPORTANCE OF PUBLIC CONFESSION
There's a parable about an ancient philosopher who came to a city to save its people from its sins. The inhabitants of the city, who at first listened to the philosopher, gradually turned away.
One day a child asked the learned man why he went on - did he
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Nov 22, 2009
Missionaries’ Lives Spared from Marytrdom As They Sang the Hymn, "Face to Face"
Many years ago, a band of Chinese terrorists had captured Rev. and Mrs. Porteous, who were serving as missionaries in China with the old China Inland Mission. The terrorists led them to a lonely spot on a hill and
Contributed by Daniel Lawson on Sep 2, 2007
Bill Faye, author of "Sharing Jesus without Fear," notes that Americans have found a new way to deny Christ: "It’s by keeping silent about him." Fay asked, "Do we really believe it when Jesus said that unless a person is saved, he’s damned?" And if we do, he asked, "How do we allow our people to