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  • On Action

    Contributed by Dr Kory Letoa on Sep 3, 2011

    ON ACTION Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone. Charles de Gaulle Action should not be confused with haste. Lee Iacocca He who believes is strong; he who doubts is weak. Strong convictions precede great actions. J. F. more

  • The Action Of Karma  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Mar 17, 2002
    based on 9 ratings

    THE ACTION OF KARMA The teaching of karma (literally translated the word means “action”) indicates that karma is something negative, the acting is wrong. Karma is something you must be released from. Karma is the reason for the poverty of the beggar; the illness of the sick, and the hopeless more

  • Love Is Action  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 4, 2001
    based on 174 ratings

    LOVE IS ACTION In his book, Dad, The Family Coach, Dave Simmons tells of an act of sacrificial love that occurred in a shopping mall. One day he took his eight year old Helen and five year old Brandon to the Cloverdale Mall. He needed to buy some tools in Sears. When they pulled into more

  • Forgiveness In Action  PRO

    Contributed by Paul Wallace on Sep 5, 2004
    based on 7 ratings

    Forgiveness in Action Pastor Hayes a man in his middle forties, was well-loved by his congregation, and faithful to God and to his family. He enjoyed a successful ministry in an exuberantly vital, growing church. Just when everything seemed to be going well, a cloud came over this man and his more

  • Faith In Action  PRO

    Contributed by Owen Bourgaize on Jan 31, 2007
    based on 2 ratings

    FAITH IN ACTION ‘You see things as they are, and ask ”why?” But I dream things that never were, and more

  • Faith In Action

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Oct 12, 2019

    Here is one of othe greatest illustrations of how faith in action brings the favor of God. George Muller of Bristol exemplified the nitty-gritty of a life of faith. After being a wild youth, he was converted in his early twenties. He obeyed God’s call by living a life of faith and obedience. He more

  • Springing Into Action  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 7, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    SPRINGING INTO ACTION On the day President Obama was inaugurated, Eliot Swainson happened to be in Washington, D.C. The city authorities had expected record numbers of people to attend the inauguration, so they asked for assistance from other cities to help with crowd control. Metro Officer more

  • Love Is Action

    Contributed by Bobby Scobey on Apr 26, 2010
    based on 1 rating

    LOVE IS ACTION I took Helen (eight years old) and Brandon (five years old) to the Cloverleaf Mall in Hattiesburg to do a little shopping. As we drove up, we spotted a Peterbilt eighteen-wheeler parked with a big sign on it that said, "Petting Zoo." The kids jumped up in a rush and asked, more

  • Fate And Action

    Contributed by Robert Leroe on Dec 12, 2012
    based on 1 rating

    FATE AND ACTION G.K. Chesterton noted, "I do not believe in a fate that falls on men however they act; but I do believe in more

  • Feelings And Actions

    Contributed by Dennis Fite on Nov 26, 2014

    I once heard Dr. Robert Jeffress express his advice to those not ’feeling’ thankful. "I have found that it is a lot easier to act yourself into a feeling than it is to feel yourself into an action." From his wise statement I have surmised that the very act of giving thanks or expressing more

  • Sow A Thought, Reap An Action. Sow An Action, ...  PRO

    Contributed by John Shearhart on Mar 18, 2006
    based on 2 ratings

    “Sow a thought, reap an action. Sow an action, reap a habit. Sow a habit, reap a character. Sow a character, reap a destiny.” - more

  • Service Requires Action  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 14, 2002
    based on 28 ratings

    SERVICE REQUIRES ACTION A man fell into a pit and couldn’t get himself out. A subjective person came along and said, "I feel for you down there." An objective person walked by and said, "It’s logical that someone would fall down there." A Pharisee said, "Only bad people fall into pits." A more

  • Action Speaks Louder

    Contributed by Christian Cheong on Aug 26, 2007

    ACTION SPEAKS LOUDER A minister was being shown through a large weaving mill where one of his parishioners worked. Mentioning that particular employee to the foreman, the pastor said, "I suppose that John is one of your best workers." The foreman responded, ’No, I’m sorry to say he isn’t. The more

  • The Creative Process Is The Emergence In Action ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 10, 2007

    "The creative process is the emergence in action of a novel relational product, growing out of more

  • Actions Speak Louder  PRO

    Contributed by Tim Smith on Dec 9, 2008
    based on 5 ratings

    ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER Andy Stanley tells the story of when he was 13 and learning the meaning of the phrase, "Actions speak louder than words." His dad was the Associate Pastor of First Baptist in Atlanta when the senior pastor was asked to resign. Charles Stanley was asked to preach on Sundays more

  • Thinking Will Not Overcome Fear, But Action ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "Thinking will not overcome fear, but more

  • Rightful Liberty Is Unobstructed Action, ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "Rightful liberty is unobstructed action, according to our will, within limits drawn around more

  • Freedom Of Speech And Freedom Of Action Are ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    Freedom of speech and freedom of action are meaningless without freedom to think. And there is no more

  • Faith Becomes Love In Action

    Contributed by Wade Martin Hughes, Sr on Apr 4, 2023

    FAITH IS AN ACTION WORD… Is this real? I place a metal chair in front of the crowd. I talk about how strong the chair appears to be? Then I ask the crowd do you think this chair is strong enough to hold one of us? We discuss why we think this chair could possibly hold a human’s weight. What would more

  • Marriage And Discipleship: Love In Action

    Contributed by Scott Berry on Aug 13, 2009

    MARRIAGE AND DISCIPLESHIP: LOVE IN ACTION If a groom said ‘I wanna scrap that ‘forsake all others bit’, I’ll have a few affairs but it’ll be ok – I’ll come home to you most nights’ - its not acceptable. Marriage is not about emotion or what you get from the other – its a commitment, a decision to more