Sermon Illustrations
Free Sermon Illustrations for Preaching :

In Sermon Illustrations: "High" showing 1-20 of 1,968





  • Show more


  • Try PRO

    Confident Preaching

    Try PRO free and preach with confidence when people need it most.
    Free to start now
  • The High ...

    Contributed by Eric Ferguson on May 7, 2008

    The High Dive Harley and Matt lived in a nice neighborhood where the people were friendly-except for one man who lived at the end of the street in a big house with a gigantic swimming pool. His pool had the highest diving board they had ever seen-so high they could see it over the big fence that more

  • Flying High

    Contributed by Ed Vasicek on Sep 7, 2020
    based on 1 rating

    Sept. 1 2020 (UPI) -- An American Airlines pilot preparing to land in Los Angeles reported an unusual encounter at about 3,000 feet with a "guy in a jetpack." A recording of the conversation between the pilot and air traffic control Sunday evening at Los Angeles International Airport more

  • High Seas

    Contributed by Roy Fowler on Oct 12, 2020

    The thunder roared like a waking dragon. As the water churned and the ship rocked wildly like a kite on a string. I watched helplessly as the splinter sized crack in the mast grew until I was sure it would snap. The crew on deck wallowed and struggled to move in the thigh deep water to try and keep more

  • High Hopes

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 22, 2010
    based on 3 ratings

    HIGH HOPES A Mother was taking her four-year-old daughter to school. She was a doctor and had left her stethoscope on the car seat. Her little girl picked it up and very excited began to play with it. Excellent, thought the Doctor, My daughter wants to follow in my footsteps! Then the child spoke more

  • High On Their Huddles

    Contributed by John Hamby on Apr 25, 2011
    based on 1 rating

    HIGH ON THEIR HUDDLES One of my favorite preachers is Dr. Tony Evans in Dallas. Some years ago I heard him give the following description of the purpose of the church service. He said, "In football they have a huddle, the goal of the huddle is to give you thirty seconds to call the play; that is more

  • Motivation Is An External, Temporary High That ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "Motivation is an external, temporary high that pushes you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable more

  • It Is In The Compelling Zest Of High Adventure ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "It is in the compelling zest of high adventure and of victory, and in creative action, more

  • A Price Too High  PRO

    Contributed by Donnie Martin on May 27, 2008
    based on 12 ratings

    A PRICE TOO HIGH A young man was to be sentenced to the penitentiary. The judge had known him from childhood, for he was well acquainted with his father--a famous legal scholar and the author of an exhaustive study entitled, "The Law of Trusts." "Do you remember your father?" asked the more

  • Come Hell Or High Water

    Contributed by Davon Huss on Mar 1, 2009

    COME HELL OR HIGH WATER Glen and Jo Ann live in Orange County, California in a low lying area. It flooded one year and the local newspaper sent a reporter, in a boat, out to Glen and Jo Ann’s neighborhood. The reporter found Jo Ann, sitting on their roof watching large objects floating by, so he more

  • High Cost Is Expected

    Contributed by Guy Mcgraw on Mar 11, 2009

    HIGH COST IS EXPECTED In the past missionaries boarded ship not expecting to ever see their homeland again. Some even sold themselves into slavery because that was the only way other slaves could have a chance to hear the gospel. High cost and sacrifice was something expected of the body of more

  • High Diver Training For Olympics ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Oct 26, 2009

    High Diver Training For Olympics Saved 2 Peter 3:9-10 The Lord is not slow in keeping his promise, as some understand slowness. He is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish , but everyone to come to repentance. 10 But the day of the Lord will come like a thief. The heavens will disappear more

  • It Is [high] Time For Us To Reclaim The ...

    Contributed by W Pat Cunningham on Aug 26, 2010

    it is [high] time for us to reclaim the excitement and joy of those first disciples, and to tell the world that we have found more

  • Cheap Purchase—high Price  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 3, 2011
    based on 2 ratings

    CHEAP PURCHASE--HIGH PRICE In Decision magazine some time ago, Karen Morerod wrote about shopping in a store for a sweater. She was looking for one at minimal cost, so she went to the clearance rack. As she flipped through the sweaters, one caught her eye. It was the right color and the right more

  • It Is No Wonder That In 15 Years Of Asking High ...

    Contributed by Paul Fritz on Oct 17, 2000

    It is no wonder that in 15 years of asking high school students throughout America whether, in an emergency situation, they would save their dog or a stranger first, most students have answered that they would not save the stranger. "I love my dog, I don’t love the stranger," they always say. The more

  • In The Clint Eastwood Movie "High Plains ...

    Contributed by Clark Tanner on Nov 2, 2003
    based on 1 rating

    "In the Clint Eastwood movie "High Plains Difter", Clint was coming up against a whole town of people who had a dark secret they thought they had safely hidden, but he knew their secret and was about to expose them. A woman he was with warned him that the people were afraid, and she said, “that more

  • High Opinion, Our Daily Bread, ...  PRO

    Contributed by Troy Borst on Sep 15, 2004
    based on 5 ratings

    ILLUSTRATION... High Opinion, Our Daily Bread, July 3, 1989 A man who had a high opinion of himself stepped on a coin-operated scale that dispensed a card, giving his weight and comments about his personality. After reading the card, he handed it to his wife and said, “Here, look at this!” She more

  • An Airline Company Was Disturbed Over A High ...  PRO

    Contributed by Ryan Davis on Sep 25, 2005
    based on 2 ratings

    An airline company was disturbed over a high percentage of accidents so they decided to eliminate human errors by building a completely computerized plane. "Ladies and gentlemen," came a voice over the PA during the initial flight, "It may interest you to know that you are traveling in the world’s more

  • As High As 75% Of All Protestant Congregations ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 19, 2006

    As high as 75% of all Protestant congregations are either plateaued or declining. (Foster Letter more

  • Unscheduled Absenteeism Is At A 5-Year High, ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 26, 2006

    Unscheduled Absenteeism is at a 5-year high, according to a recent survey by CCH, Inc., an employment law resource firm. The survey found programs that give employees more control over their schedules are the most successful in stemming unscheduled absences. The top four programs are; alternative more

  • In The Movie "Remember The Titans" A High School ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jan 31, 2002

    In the movie "Remember the Titans" a high school is being integrated in 1971. The new black coach challenges the football players to unite to win rather than stay divided and lose. Only as the players more