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  • Writing Your Story Of Rescue

    Contributed by W Pat Cunningham on Feb 21, 2016

    Each of us is touched by the saving mercy of God; we should tell the story.

    Third Sunday of Lent 2016 Ordinary Form “Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all His benefits. He pardons all your iniquities and heals all your diseases.” We must not forget what the Lord has done for us, and what the Lord has promised to do for us, if we remain steadfast ...read more

  • Coming To The End Of Myself

    Contributed by Dr. Craig Nelson on Jan 3, 2003
    based on 313 ratings

    A personal story of great heartache and pain - overcome by the Love of Jesus

    Through out the last thirty-five years I have walked with the Savior one lesson continues to prove itself day by day - the more I learn about Jesus, I discover how little I really know and how much more I NEED to know! It never ceases to amaze me that every time I think I have reached a pinnacle of ...read more

  • Called As A Failure

    Contributed by Eric Sellgren on Feb 27, 2002
    based on 55 ratings

    "A personal story for Good Friday" - part 2 of a presentation for Good Friday

    I`d like to share some personal discoveries. I hope they`ll help you too. It`s my Good Friday gift to you. Here goes: At the age of 8 I was at the bottom of my Class at School. I`d been at the bottom or very near to it for the whole of my School life. But something happened to change ...read more

  • Separated Unto God Series

    Contributed by Wes Richard on May 9, 2006
    based on 23 ratings

    Four personal stories that illustrate how God’s people are set apart from the world and separated unto God.

    I want to begin by telling you about this book. When Sue and I were in high school, we were active members of our youth fellowship. There must have been 40 or 50 of us. A farmer in our congregation was so concerned about the spiritual life of the youth that he purchased a book for every one of ...read more

  • Funeral Of Middle Aged Saved Man

    Contributed by Jeffery Richards on Sep 4, 2002
    based on 50 ratings

    This is a funeral outline that was created for the funeral of a middle aged Christian man. The first part is personal stories about his life.

    Funeral Thank you on behalf of the family for being here today. I know that this is a difficult day for you as the family. My prayer is that we can find help and hope from the Word of God that will assist you in dealing with this loss. OBIT I. Al was a good man. A) Alice related that even ...read more

  • What Is My Hope? Series

    Contributed by Andrew Gamblin on Feb 12, 2013

    What is my personal story of hope? Where do I see hope through Christ?

    Last week we talked about the reason that we all have hope. We talked about the fact that God wants us so desperately and so passionately that He would die for us. And he did. And that is our story of hope as the body of Christ. But tonight, I want us to bring that point in a little closer to home. ...read more

  • Filled With The Holy Spirit

    Contributed by Donnie De Loney on Apr 29, 2014
    based on 3 ratings

    The Day of Pentecost the Holy Spirit was given to believers who asked Him. Some instances of individuals receiving and their person story.

    Filled with the Holy Spirit The Holy Spirit Comes at Pentecost ACTS 2:1-4 ( NIV) 2 When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. 2 Suddenly a sound like the ...read more

  • The Magic Number

    Contributed by Jeffrey Sims on Oct 13, 2017

    This is a sermon about the dangers of un-forgiveness and why we should forgive others. Feel free to use my personal story that is in this sermon.

    There was a married couple that had many disagreements and heated arguments, but somehow the wife always stayed cool, calm and collected. One day her husband brought this to light and stated “When I get mad you, how come you never fight back, how do you control your anger so well?” The wife said: ...read more

  • Ministry Is A Liability

    Contributed by Heather Cook on Jan 4, 2019

    A personal story of my first few years in ministry. I tie it into the fact that when you are doing effective ministry you will have enemies. Just as Christ did.

  • A Winnable War Series

    Contributed by Dan Jackson on Sep 11, 2005
    based on 145 ratings

    9th in James series. The history of the world is a war history. James brings it even closer home when he makes it clear that our personal stories are war stories as well, James shows how we can acheive victory over the world!

    World War II had ended. On September 2, 1945 General Douglas MacArthur spoke to a waiting world from the Battleship Missouri anchored in Tokyo Bay, “Today the guns are silent...the skies no longer rain death...the seas bear only commerce...men everywhere walk upright in the sunlight. The entire ...read more

  • Divine Prerogatives Series

    Contributed by Dennis Davidson on Jul 15, 2013
    based on 7 ratings

    The significant part of a person's story is how God is able to work through events & experiences to accomplish His purpose in & for our lives. David chooses to extend the mercy & grace that he desires God to extend to him. This story should inspire us to

    1 SAMUEL 26:13- 25 [The Life of David] DIVINE PREROGATIVES [Psalm 54 / Luke 6:27-36] The most significant part of a person's story is how God is able to work through events and experiences to accomplish His purpose in and for our lives. First Samuel 26 tells of another incident in which ...read more

  • The Crowd Or The Cross

    Contributed by Jerry Mckee on Sep 18, 2008
    based on 14 ratings

    It’s tough to be a teenager today. I wrote this series of messages for our new 7th graders graduating into teenage life. The second message in this series deals with peer pressure.

    I. Introduction a. “If your friend jumps off a cliff would you?” b. Personal Story c. The World’s view of Peer Pressure i. You must look, act and dress a certain way ii. Live the way you want d. Statistic – 26% of student find Peer Pressure to be a major issue in their life II. ...read more

  • God Is For Us

    Contributed by Rick Boyne on Jun 25, 2012

    God’s tapestry weaves “good” out of the seemingly bad things that happen, all for His glory.

    God Is For Us February 1, 2009 Evening Service Immanuel Baptist Church, Wagoner, OK Rick Boyne Message Point: God’s tapestry weaves “good” out of the seemingly bad things that happen, all for His glory. Focus Passage: Romans 8:28-31 Introduction: Personal story of ...read more

  • Feed The Children

    Contributed by Robbie Parsons on Jan 24, 2003
    based on 50 ratings

    A sermon designed to stress the importance of evangelizing children. A real heart tugger...

    FEED THE CHILDREN LAMENTATIONS 2:11-12, 19 (DO NOT READ UNTIL POINT THREE) I. CHILDREN ARE PRECIOUS Tell personal stories about children and how sweet and precious that they are... “Children are an heritage of the LORD…” Psalms 127:3 “Children’s children are the crown of old men…” ...read more

  • David’s Despicable Deeds Disclosed

    Contributed by Rick Boyne on Jul 2, 2012
    based on 3 ratings

    Your sins will find you out.

    David’s Despicable Deeds Disclosed July 1, 2012 Evening Service Immanuel Baptist Church, Wagoner, OK Rick Boyne Message Point: Your sins will find you out. Focus Passage: 2 Samuel 12:1-14 Supplemental Passage: "But if you will not do so, behold, you have sinned against the LORD, ...read more