Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 6, 2002
THE FIRST AND LAST
He is the First and Last, the Beginning and the End!
He is the keeper of Creation and the Creator of all!
He is the Architect of the universe and
The Manager of all times.
He always was, He always is, and He always will be...
Unmoved, Unchanged, Undefeated, and never
Contributed by Donn Heinrich on Apr 9, 2002
“Whoever brings an affliction to us, it is God that sends it.”
Contributed by Travis Souders on Apr 9, 2002
God is like...
written by a 12 year old
God is like tide- he cleans all our stains
snapple- He’s the best stuff on Earth
coke- He’s the real thing
Contributed by Jeff Strite on Apr 18, 2002
She was crazy. Everyone knew it because she had the habit of talking to herself in public and it was known that she believed she even talked to Jesus - and was spoken back to. A new preacher came to town and, hearing of the crazy woman, thought that he might be able to make her face reality.
Contributed by Paul Fritz on Aug 21, 2001
STATISTICS AND STUFF
Government: Rom 13, 1 Pt 2:17
Employer: Eph 6, 1 Pt 2:18
Husband: 1 Pt 3:1, Col 3:18,
Contributed by Matthew Rogers on Jan 7, 2002
In the recent book, Speechless, Christian singer Steven Curtis Chapman and his pastor, Scotty Smith, say this: “In the Gospel we discover we are far worse off than we thought and far more loved than we
Contributed by Sermoncentral on May 11, 2002
A woman went to her doctor’s office. She was seen by one of the new doctors, but after about 4 minutes in the examination room, she burst out screaming and ran down the hall.
An older doctor stopped her and asked what the problem was, and she explained. He had her sit down and relax
Contributed by Darren Ethier on May 21, 2002
A little boy was asked by his mother if He knew the name of God’s Son. "Yes," replied, "it is Andy." Curious she asked why. "Because the song
Contributed by Jeff Strite on May 25, 2002
A young boy was observed by a minister in church praying very fervently; but much to the preacher’s surprise, he was also heard to say from time to time: "Tokyo, Tokyo, Tokyo." So preacher approached the boy after he had apparently finished his prayer and said, "Son, I was very pleased to see you
Contributed by Melvin Newland on Jul 2, 2002
Fosdick compared our understanding of God with our understanding of the sea. He said, "I know the sea but I don’t know the vastness of the sea. There is a part of the sea that washes up on the sands of my life. I can bathe in it. It lulls me to sleep with its waves. And yet, I know only a very
Contributed by Melvin Newland on Jul 2, 2002
ILL. I love a story told by Ralph Craddock. In one of his lectures he tells about a time when he says that God revealed Himself in a very special way.
He said that he was riding in the non-smoking section of an airplane, where he always sat. While he was sitting there, a man across the
Contributed by Robert Leroe on Jul 6, 2002
Gordon Hugenberger (of Park St Church, Boston) calls this petition ("Thy Kingdom come") a "request for
Contributed by Robert Leroe on Jul 11, 2002
British General James Oglethorpe, founder of the colony of Georgia, bluntly told John Wesley, founder of the Methodist church, "Preacher, I never
Contributed by Jim Kane on Jul 11, 2002
In their devotional guide, Experiencing God Day-By-Day, Henry and Richard Blackaby ask the question, “Are you satisfied with merely knowing the acts of God or do you also want to know His ways? This is a question that requires an answer and the
Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jul 12, 2002
If God had Voice Mail
Most of us have now learned to live with "voice mail" as a necessary
part of our daily lives. But have you ever wondered what it would be
like if God decided to install voice mail?
Imagine praying and hearing the
Contributed by Mike Leiter on Jul 14, 2002
There are some truths we need to be reminded of concerning our God. God’s desire is to P.R.O.T.E.C.T. you!
1. God is Powerful.
2. God is Righteous.
3. God is Omnipresent.
4. God is Trustworthy.
5. God is
Contributed by Steve Malone on Jul 23, 2002
Astronaut James Erwin is one of but a few men to walk on the moon. As he stood upon the lunar landscape and looked up at the earth, he prayed for the first time in his life. He thought about the strife among nations, poverty, hunger, and rampant evil; and he thought to himself: "What is more
Contributed by John Hamby on Aug 6, 2002
YOU CAN'T OR YOU WON'T?
Ray Stedman tells the story of one man’s explanation for his lack of forgiveness:
He said, “A man once said to me, ‘I know I’m a Christian, but someone once did an awful thing to me – something I just can’t forget or forgive.’
I replied, ‘Are you sure you
Contributed by Ruben Rivis on Aug 12, 2002
Mother Superior the religious leader in “The Sound of Music”, asked her young Nun – Maria von Trapp, “What is the most important lesson you have learned here?” Maria von Trapp answered, “To find the will of God and to do it!”
Like Maria, every Christian
Contributed by Dana Chau on Aug 18, 2002
Some of you have seen the musical, "My Fair Lady." The story tells of Henry Higgins, who bets a friend that he can change a lowly flower girl, Eliza Dolittle, into a princess, a lady of brilliance and poise.
Mr. Higgins’ attempts include lectures and corrections to teach Eliza to speak