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How to Talk to Someone About Repenting and Being Baptized

How to Talk to Someone About Repenting and Being Baptized. By Tim Downs, Evangelist This is what I say when approaching someone about being saved. Hey how are you? Are you busy? I have a question for you. This is a really important question, are you ready? (make sure you smile really big). Do you […]

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Gravitate to Others

Gravitate to Others Shelly Hendricks “Because strait is the gate, and narrow is the way, which leadeth unto life, and few there be that find it” (Matt. 7:14). “After this I beheld, and, lo, a great multitude, which no man could number, of all nations, and kindreds, and people, and tongues, stood before the throne, […]

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Sent as He is Sent

Sent as He is Sent Nathaniel J. Wilson John 17:18 “As thou has sent me into the world, even so have I also sent them into the world.” The carnal person in leadership constantly finds himself comparing himself to others. The Bible teaches us this is unwise. “Emulations” is spoken of in Scripture as a […]

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Discover A New Beginning

Discover A New Beginning Ted W. Engstrom What a tremendous, invigorating word-Discovery! The word has intrigue. Mystery. It implies that something valuable-even precious-is temporarily hidden from normal view, just waiting for us to dig until we find it. Consider this. If you were to participate in an archaeological expedition, you would need certain essentials, including […]

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If Dogs Wrote Letters to God

If Dogs Wrote Letters to God Author Unknown Dear God, When we get to heaven can we sit on your couch? Or is it the same old story? Dear God, Why are there cars named after the jaguar, the cougar, the mustang, the colt, the stingray and the rabbit, but not ONE named for a […]

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“Heaven”

“Heaven” Today’s Funny Author Unknown A sidewalk preacher stood on a soapbox downtown and started a rousing sermon on salvation, ending with, “Brothers and Sisters, if you want to go to Heaven, come stand by me!” Half of those standing around joined the preacher, and he went on, raising his voice and fervor, again with […]

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Turkey Riddles

Turkey Riddles Unknown Author So bad, they’re good… What did the mother turkey say to her disobedient children? If your father could see you now, he’d turn over in his gravy! Why do Pilgrims have trouble keeping their pants up? ‘Cause they wear their belts on their hats! What is the difference between a chicken […]

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Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder

Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder Author Unknown A young woman, carrying her newborn daughter, went up to the preacher at the end of his sermon and remarked, “Pastor that was a wonderful message this morning. You must have an excellent set of commentaries and study books.” The pastor ignored the mild insult, […]

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The Fall

The Fall Author Unknown When the Methodist minister falls down the stairs, he picks himself up and says, “That was an experience, how do I learn from it?” When the Catholic priest falls down the stairs, he picks himself up and says, “I must have done something really bad to deserve that.” When the Presbyterian […]

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The Weight of Stress

The Weight of Stress Leon Felt A lecturer, when explaining stress management to an audience, raised a glass of water and asked, “How heavy is this glass of water?” Answers called out ranging from 2 to 5 pounds. The lecturer replied, “The absolute weight doesn’t matter. It depends on how long you try to hold […]

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