Monthly Archives: August 2011

GRIN AND SHARE IT: Acts 2:38


A woman had just returned to her home from an evening of church services, when she was startled by an intruder. She caught the man in the act of robbing her home of its valuables and yelled, “Stop! Acts 2:38! … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: The Fatted Calf


Over at Fortitude Holiness Tabernacle, Dexter Rice, the Sunday School teacher, was telling his class the story of the Prodigal Son. Wishing to emphasize the resentful attitude of the elder brother, he laid stress on this part of the parable. … Continue reading

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What Does “An Eye for an Eye” Mean?


(Post Author: Bill Pratt) The biblical injunction to take a life for a life, an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth – called lex talionis –  is repeated several times (e.g., Ex. 21:23-25; Lev. 24:17-22; Deut. 19:16-21).  … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: The Secret To A Happy Marriage


A couple was celebrating their golden wedding anniversary. Their domestic tranquility had long been the talk of the town. A local newspaper reporter was inquiring as to the secret of their long and happy marriage. Well, it dates back to … Continue reading

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SERMON ILLUSTRATION: Too many say, “That’s not my job.”


That’s Not My Job This is a story about four people named Everybody, Somebody, Anybody, & Nobody. There was an important job to be done and Everybody was sure that Somebody would do it. Anybody could of done it, but … Continue reading

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SERMON ILLUSTRATION: Blessings Depend On One’s Point Of View


One’s Point of View It all depends on the way you look at things. One day a father and his rich family took his son on a trip to the country with the firm purpose to show him how poor … Continue reading

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GRIN AND SHARE IT: A Movie Bet


A Movie Bet Two fellas were watching an old cowboy movie and it came to the part when the cowboy, on his horse, at full gallop, was headed right towards a cliff. One of the guys said to the other, … Continue reading

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