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  • The Suffering Of The Trinity  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 2, 2004
    based on 7 ratings
     | 1,248 views

    THE SUFFERING OF THE TRINITY In the National Gallery of Art in London there’s a picture of the Crucifixion that is so dark that when you first look at it, you can’t see anything. But if you stand and ponder it, and if you do not permit your gaze to falter, eventually you will see in the darkness ...read more

  • The Analogy To The (On The Trinity) By The ...

    Contributed by Aubrey Vaughan on May 28, 2009
     | 617 views

    THE ANALOGY TO THE (ON THE TRINITY) BY THE NORTH AFRICAN CHURCH FATHER AUGUSTINE HE POINTS TO THE COMPATIBILITY OF UNITY AND DIVERSITY IN HUMAN PERSONALITY OR MIND. ACCORDING TO AUGUSTINE, THE FACT THAT HUMANS ARE MADE IN THE IMAGE OF GOD INDICATES THAT THERE SHOULD BE TRACES OF THE TRINITY IN ...read more

  • St. Augustine On The Trinity

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 29, 2010
     | 1,499 views

    ST. AUGUSTINE ON THE TRINITY One day when St. Augustine was at his wits' end to understand and explain the Trinity, he went out for a walk. He kept turning over in his mind, "One God, but three Persons. Three Persons--not three Gods but one God. What does it mean? How can it be explained? How ...read more

  • Riches Revealed In The Trinity  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 2, 2004
    based on 3 ratings
     | 873 views

    RICHES REVEALED IN THE TRINITY There is a cartoon showing a lawyer reading the last will and testament of his client to a room full of greedy relatives. The caption reads: “I, John Jones, being of sound mind and body, spent it all!” When Jesus wrote his will, He gave us all He had. Not only ...read more

  • Trinity: Eternal Dance  PRO

    Contributed by Mike Wilkins on Apr 14, 2005
    based on 4 ratings
     | 801 views

    Brian Mclaren says: “I learned that the early church leaders described the Trinity using the term perichoresis (peri-circle, choresis-dance): the Trinity was an eternal dance of Father, Son and Spirit sharing mutual love, honour, happiness, joy and respect. Against this backdrop, God’s act of ...read more

  • Yes, The Concept Of The Trinity Is Very Deep, But ...

    Contributed by Charles Mallory on Jun 7, 2001
    based on 113 ratings
     | 931 views

    YES, THE CONCEPT OF THE TRINITY IS VERY DEEP, BUT INSTEAD OF TRYING TO UNDERSTAND ITS DEPTH, THINK OF IT IN THE WORDS OF THE ANGLICAN CATECHISM WHICH SAYS, "FIRST, I LEARN TO BELIEVE IN GOD THE FATHER WHO HAS MADE ME AND ALL THE WORLD. SECONDLY, IN GOD THE SON WHO REDEEMS ME, AND ...read more

  • On January 31, 2007, Fire Destroyed Trinity ...

    Contributed by Charles Wallis on Feb 8, 2009
     | 253 views

    "On January 31, 2007, fire destroyed Trinity Fellowship’s (AG)sanctuary in Fayetteville, Arkansas. What could have been major setback turned into opportunity for God to reveal His faithfulness and power to provide. Senior Pastor Darren Rogers says throughout two-year fund raising and rebuilding ...read more

  • Spencer Morgan Rice, Rector Of Trinity Church, ...

    Contributed by Dale Hummel on May 14, 2008
     | 312 views

    Spencer Morgan Rice, Rector of Trinity Church, Boston, once told ("Watch, Therefore, for Ye Know Not When the Master Cometh," 2 December 1984) of how early in his ministry he was serving a small congregation in the Los Angeles basin. The sexton of the church took as much interest in those who came ...read more

  • Trinity Western University Has Been Granted ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jan 6, 2006
     | 828 views

    Trinity Western University has been granted accreditation the British Columbia teachers education program. The British Columbia Court of Appeal ruled in their favor after the accrediting authority turned them down claiming the school’s community standards requiring students refrain from homosexual ...read more

  • Three-In-One  PRO

    Contributed by Bobby Scobey on Feb 25, 2009
    based on 1 rating
     | 465 views

    THREE-IN-ONE In 1894, George W. Cole of Asbury Park, NJ compounded a mixture for the care and maintenance of a bicycle. The formula resulted in the famous 3-IN-ONE® Oil that accomplishes three separate things with one application. Do you know what they are? They are: a lubricant, a rust ...read more

  • Augustine, The Distinguished Bishop Of Hippo In ...

    Contributed by Bobby Scobey on Feb 25, 2009
     | 174 views

    Augustine, the distinguished bishop of Hippo in North Africa, was strolling the beaches of the Mediterranean Sea one morning, engaged in deep thought. He was attempting to come to grips with the depths of the doctrine of the Trinity. He was interrupted in his thoughts when he stopped to watch a ...read more

  • Experiences Of Everyday Life Can Help Us To A ...

    Contributed by Bobby Scobey on Feb 25, 2009
     | 141 views

    Experiences of everyday life can help us to a degree in understanding the Trinity. Years ago my mother was in hospital about a week after big surgery. After three days I was desperate for cornbread hoecakes fried in a black iron skillet. That was a standard item in our diet. Mama said the recipe ...read more

  • The Fifth Century North African Church Father ...

    Contributed by Aubrey Vaughan on May 28, 2009
     | 436 views

    THE FIFTH CENTURY NORTH AFRICAN CHURCH FATHER AUGUSTINE SAID THAT “WHOEVER DENIES THE TRINITY IS IN DANGER OF LOSING HIS SALVATION : YET ON THE OTHER THE SIDE OF THE COIN HE SAID, “WHOEVER TRIES TO UNDERSTAND THE TRINITY IS IN DANGER OF LOSING HIS MIND.” P145 THE MOSIAC OF CHRISTIAN BELIEF ...read more

  • Theolgian James Montgomery Boices Anology Of The ...

    Contributed by Aubrey Vaughan on May 28, 2009
    based on 1 rating
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    THEOLGIAN JAMES MONTGOMERY BOICE'S ANOLOGY OF THE TRINITY IS TAKEN FROM LIGHT HEAT AND AIR. HE WRITES, “ IF YOU HOLD YOUR HAND OUT AND LOOK AT IT, EACH OF THESE THREE THINGS IS PRESENT. THERE IS LIGHT, BECAUSE ITS ONLY BY THE LIGHT THAT YOU CAN SEE YOUR HAND. IN FACT EVEN IF DARKNESS OF ...read more

  • Stained Glass Window Survives Centuries And ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Dec 7, 2009
     | 772 views

    Stained Glass Window Survives Centuries and Inspires During the time of Oliver Cromwell, thousands of stained glass windows in English churches were destroyed, because the English puritans objected to objects of veneration, which they called ’abused images’. Of those stained glass windows that ...read more

  • The Theme Of Development Can Be Identified With ...

    Contributed by W Pat Cunningham on Mar 13, 2010
     | 363 views

    The theme of development can be identified with the inclusion-in-relation of all individuals and peoples within the one community of the human family, built in solidarity on the basis of the fundamental values of justice and peace. This perspective is illuminated in ...read more

  • A Small Boy Had Been Consistently Late For ...

    Contributed by Mark Hensley on Mar 15, 2001
    based on 205 ratings
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    A small boy had been consistently late for dinner. One particular day his parents had warned him to be on time, but he arrived later than ever. He found his parents already seated at the table, about to start eating. Quickly he sat at his place, and then noticed what was set before him--a slice of ...read more

  • Tertullian, One Of The Theologians Of The Early ...

    Contributed by Charles Mallory on Jun 7, 2001
    based on 118 ratings
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    TERTULLIAN, ONE OF THE THEOLOGIANS OF THE EARLY CHURCH, EXPLAINED THE TRINITY IN A METAPHOR. GOD THE FATHER HE DESCRIBED AS "A DEEP ROOT, THE SON AS THE SHOOT THAT BREAKS FORTH INTO THE ...read more

  • Perceptions Of God  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 2, 2004
    based on 2 ratings
     | 652 views

    PERCEPTIONS OF GOD Most Christians today perceive God like one person noted: God is a lot like our pastor. I don’t see him through the week and I don’t understand ...read more

  • The Universal Testimony  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jun 2, 2004
    based on 13 ratings
     | 992 views

    THE UNIVERSAL TESTIMONY A good illustration of the Trinity comes from world-renowned scientist Dr. Henry Morris. He notes that the entire universe is trinitarian by design. The universe consists of three things: matter, space, and time. Take away any one of those three and the universe would ...read more