Contributed by Dean Morgan on Sep 3, 2004
What could be so tragic as to be set aside and declared, “No longer useful to the Lord”? How much better to go through the fires of testing and proving, if in the end you come out refined and purified and able to be used once again by God
TEXT: Luke 13:49-52
TITLE: THE FIRE, LORD, NOT THE JUNK HEAP!
The television personality, Arthur Godfrey, likes to tell the story of his acquaintance with an old blacksmith. He used to watch this man at his work, as he took each piece of metal in his experienced hand to examine it. Some he