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  • Bad ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jul 23, 2008

    BAD MEAT Colin Byrne Smith of Australia told of a missionary who called on a tribe of cannibals. Taking his life in his hands, he crossed the inlet in a small boat, and when confronted by the tribe, meekly endured every insult. Long afterwards, when he had succeeded in converting many and more

  • A Bad ...

    Contributed by Dwight L. Moody on Jun 11, 2009

    A BAD BOY I once heard of a father who had a prodigal boy, and the boy had sent his mother down to the grave with a broken heart. One evening the boy started out as usual to spend the night in drinking and gambling, and his old father, as he was leaving, said, "My son, I want to ask a favor of more

  • Bad ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jul 10, 2009

    Bad Medicine In 1982, seven residents of the Greater Chicago area made an assumption that proved fatal. They all took a dose of Extra Strength Tylenol® that had been laced with potassium cyanide. What they thought was medicine proved to be poison. This crime, still being investigated as of this more

  • Bad Leadership

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 14, 2008

    • 43% of U.S. workers would be willing to leave their current job because they either dislike their boss’s management style more

  • Bad Meat

    Contributed by Eric Ferguson on Jul 3, 2008

    Bad Meat Colin Byrne Smith of Australia told of a missionary who called on a tribe of cannibals. Taking his life in his hands, he crossed the inlet in a small boat, and when confronted by the tribe, meekly endured every insult. Long afterwards, when he had succeeded in converting many and more

  • Bad Day

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jul 23, 2008
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    BAD DAY Brian Hise has had his share of bad stuff happen to him. In just a short time -- one day in July -- his apartment in Provo, Utah apartment became flooded because of an upstairs neighbor’s broken pipe. The manager instructed him to go out and rent a wet/dry vacuum. When he went out to his more

  • Bad Company  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jan 28, 2009
    based on 1 rating

    BAD COMPANY George Washington once wrote, "Associate yourself with men of good quality, if you esteem your reputation. For it’s better to be alone than in bad company." William Gladstone said, "Choose wisely your companions, for a young man’s companions, more than his food or clothes, his more

  • Bad Paths

    Contributed by Tom Papez on Aug 18, 2009
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    BAD PATHS Reginold Peterson: The 42 year old Florida native became so enraged that his Subway sandwich didn’t have everything on it, that he phoned 911 and told the police. Paula Goodspeed: Tragic story of a stalker, who spent her life stalking American Idol color commentator Paula Abdul. more

  • Bad Taste  PRO

    Contributed by Bradley Kellum on Aug 25, 2009
    based on 2 ratings

    BAD TASTE Treating each other in graceless ways is like putting salt in another person's drink. You're sitting there, your friend goes to the bathroom, and while he's gone you pour salt into his soda. And when he takes a sip he gets a terrible taste in his mouth. God says, "Don't do this more

  • A Bad Day  PRO

    Contributed by Curry Pikkaart on Jan 17, 2012
    based on 2 ratings

    A BAD DAY Mr. Insured had just purchased a new 7509cc Honda motorcycle. After a few leisurely trips around the block to become acquainted with this powerful new machine, he parked the cycle in front of his home to show it off to his neighbors. It started to rain, however, and not wanting to more

  • Bad Blood  PRO

    Contributed by Antonio Silveira on Mar 25, 2012
    based on 1 rating

    "BAD BLOOD" "Bad blood" is an English phrase referring to enmity between two (or more) people or groups. This is a reference to the breaking of military covenants. Not too long ago in the 19th century leeches were enjoying a golden age. Millions were raised for medical use as their fame as a more

  • Does This Mean That Bad Kids = Bad Parents? Of ...

    Contributed by Brian Harvison on Apr 7, 2008

    Does this mean that bad kids = bad parents? Of course not. 1. Today’s society has this “Blame someone else” mentality. a. “I spilt this McDonald’s coffee on myself, it was to hot” b. Lets sue the tobacco companies for giving people cancer. c. Lets sue the gun manufacturers for gun more

  • Envy, Good And Bad

    Contributed by Aubrey Vaughan on Nov 3, 2008
    based on 1 rating

    John Stott writes, "Not all envy is tainted with selfishness, because it is not always either a grudging discontent or a sinful covetousness. At base, envy is the desire to have for oneself something possessed by another. And whether envy is good or evil depends on the nature of the something more

  • Don't Have A Bad ...

    Contributed by Timothy Gardner on Nov 7, 2009

    "Don’t have a bad attitude Or you’re not gonna have the aptitude To get a higher more

  • A Good Example Of A Bad Example

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 6, 2010
    based on 2 ratings

    A GOOD EXAMPLE OF A BAD EXAMPLE In 1989 the unthinkable happened. After seventy years of communism and forty years of the Cold War, the Iron Curtain fell and the brutal, sadistic power of the U.S.S.R. began to disintegrate. Russia for seven decades had been repressed, murdered, and brutalized by more

  • B.c. = Bad Communication

    Contributed by Louis Gibson on Jun 28, 2010

    B.C. = BAD COMMUNICATION Poor communication can led to all kinds of misunderstandings. A rather old fashioned lady was planning a couple of weeks vacation in Florida. She also was quite delicate and elegant with her language. She wrote a letter to a particular campground and asked for more

  • Bad Experiences With Christians

    Contributed by Nigel Heath on Apr 4, 2009

    BAD EXPERIENCES WITH CHRISTIANS A few weeks ago, I had a conversation with the Rt. Hon. Adam Ingram MP. I dared to ask him about something I had heard to see if it was true. I had been told that Adam Ingram as a young man had attended the BTI (Bible Training Institute) Bible College in Glasgow. more

  • Hell's Bad Rap

    Contributed by Mark Woolsey on Jun 15, 2009
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    HELL'S BAD RAP Hell has gotten a bad rap these days. Dante wrote about its amusement park, but that’s fallen into disrepair. It's no longer on the list of any popular tourist destinations. No TV sitcom is set there. It does appear in one "reality show", and the food's pretty good, but the chef more

  • To Be Blind Is Bad, But Worse It Is To Have ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 12, 2007

    "To be blind is bad, but worse it is to have more

  • Bad Spellers Of The World, ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 12, 2007

    "Bad spellers of the more