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  • Be Ready

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 28, 2010

    Typical inscription on a grave in Paul’s day: I was not I became I am not I care more

  • Not Ready

    Contributed by Guy Mcgraw on Apr 8, 2012

    NOT READY After a presentation on the Evidences of God in Science four physics professors came up to Hugh Ross afterwards. Hugh asked if any of them could deny any of what had been presented. They said they could not. He then asked, "Why are you not ready to accept the conclusions?" One said more

  • Ready For Either

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 22, 2010

    READY FOR EITHER A Roman coin was once found with the picture of an ox on it. The ox was facing two things--an altar and a plough--and the inscription read: "Ready for either." The ox had to be ready either for the supreme more

  • Are You Ready?

    Contributed by Brad Henry on Aug 10, 2011

    ARE YOU READY? Are you ready to dwell in the “house of the Lord forever”? If not then ask yourself why? Most of us cling on to something that is sinful just because we are comfortable here. That is like asking a baby to experience life outside the womb. They would say “No Way” I have a great more

  • Being Ready

    Contributed by Richard L. Brown on Sep 30, 2016
    based on 1 rating

    Being Ready Luke 12: 32-38 This illustration is about not being afraid for the return of the Master. When I was a young boy in the Fourth Grade at Yost Elementary School, our teacher, Mrs. Conley, would periodically leave the room and say, “I’ll be back in a few minutes. Just work quietly at more

  • Ready To Receive  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Oct 28, 2003
    based on 14 ratings

    READY TO RECEIVE At the wedding in Cana, it is interesting that Jesus waited until their resources had run dry before he performed the miracle. Only when the people came to the end of their supply were they ready to receive what Jesus had to give. John Piper, in an article entitled “The Present more

  • Ready For More Good  PRO

    Contributed by S Henriques on Jan 26, 2003
    based on 4 ratings

    READY FOR MORE GOOD God will not turn away from doing you good. He will keep on doing good. He doesn’t do good to his children sometimes and bad to them other times. He keeps on doing good and he never will stop doing good for ten thousand ages of ages. When things are going "bad" that does not more

  • Shackleton Found Them Ready  PRO

    Contributed by Matthew Kratz on Mar 3, 2007
    based on 2 ratings

    Shackleton Found Them Ready While on one of his expeditions to the Antarctic, Sir Ernest Shackleton was once compelled to leave some of his men on Elephant Island, with the intention of returning for them and carrying them back to England. But he was unavoidably delayed, and by the time he could go more

  • Shackleton Found Them Ready  PRO

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Jun 17, 2007
    based on 4 ratings

    Illustration: Shackleton Found Them Ready While on one of his expeditions to the Antarctic, Sir Ernest Shackleton was once compelled to leave some of his men on Elephant Island, with the intention of returning for them and carrying them back to England. But he was unavoidably delayed, and by the more

  • Be Ready, Have A Plan.

    Contributed by Wade Martin Hughes, Sr on Apr 16, 2021

    PEOPLE NEVER PLAN TO FAIL, THEY FAIL TO PLAN AND BECOME TRAPPED TO BE DOOMED. WHAT IS FAILURE? WHAT IS SUCCESS? LIFE OFTEN HAS MANY TEMPORARY SET BACKS? We must be ready! ALBERT EINSTEIN did not beginning talking until he was 4 years. Many of Einstein’s family and friends thought he was mentally more

  • Are You Ready For A Missions Trip?

    Contributed by Brad Henry on Oct 23, 2011

    ARE YOU READY FOR A MISSIONS TRIP? Last Wednesday I received a text from a dear friend of mine in Phoenix. He said that his 15 year old daughter Katie was going in for some tests to determine the reasons for some health issues she was having. I went to bed without knowing the results. I woke up more

  • Dwight Moody: Ready To Go  PRO

    Contributed by Kent Wise on Nov 1, 2012
    based on 12 ratings

    DWIGHT MOODY: READY TO GO Dwight Moody was traveling by boat on one of the Great Lakes when a really bad storm developed. The other passengers on the boat cowered in fear. They even started an impromptu prayer meeting asking God to deliver them from the storm. Moody didn't join in this prayer more

  • I'm Ready To Move

    Contributed by Davon Huss on Jul 2, 2015

    Alan Robertson- When my brother Jase got out of high school, one of the first things he did was make a list of some of his high school buddies- not to settle old scores, mind you. Jase wanted to see them come to Jesus. So he took his list and started praying for them and sharing the good news of more

  • Ready For Resurrection Morning

    Contributed by Ferdinand Funk on Sep 28, 2008
    based on 2 ratings

    READY FOR RESURRECTION MORNING A true story is told about a distinguished man, the only white person buried in a Georgia cemetery reserved exclusively for blacks. He had lost his mother when he was just a baby. His father, who never married again, hired a black woman named Mandy to help raise his more

  • There Are Times When People Are Not Ready For ...  PRO

    Contributed by Russell Brownworth on Nov 23, 2003
    based on 5 ratings

    There are times when people are not ready for what happens, even though they should be ready. My friend Curt Hatch went to Moody Bible Institute. He paid his own way by working at a night job. Curt had to choose, at times, which classes in which he would stay awake. One of those was not a first more

  • Are You Packed And Ready To Go?

    Contributed by Dr. Larry Petton on Nov 28, 2023
    based on 1 rating

    The word "maranatha" is a Syriac expression that means: "our Lord comes." It was used as a greeting in the early church. When believers gathered or parted, they didn't say "hello" or "goodbye" but "Maranatha!" If we had the same upward look more

  • Are You Ready To Rescue The Perishing?

    Contributed by Sermon Central on May 5, 2012

    ARE YOU READY TO RESCUE THE PERISHING? I read a story of a man that got saved as a young, adult. He was so excited about Christ for the first couple of weeks, he told everybody the difference Jesus had made in his life. One Sunday night he was at his church and they sang this song, "Rescue the more

  • By The Time Parents Are Ready To Enjoy The ...

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Apr 11, 2007

    "By the time parents are ready to enjoy the comforts of life, their more

  • They're Not Ready For Heaven

    Contributed by Sermon Central on Aug 24, 2011

    THEY'RE NOT READY FOR HEAVEN The movie The End of the Spear tells the true story of five missionaries who gave their lives to reach the violent Waodoni tribe in the jungles of Ecuador in the 1950s. Led by Nate Saint, the missionaries were eager to reach the Waodoni people before they all died off more

  • Are You Ready For Fall?

    Contributed by James Snyder on Sep 10, 2021

    With such a tumultuous summer, I’m glad we are now beginning the fall season. There for a while, I didn’t think it was going to come. But, contrary to my negativity, it has arrived, and I’m delighted. Summer wasn’t quite the way summers have been in the past. My family didn’t have many more