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QUOTES FROM NAPOLEON ON JESUS
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Mar 8, 2016
Summary: QUOTES FROM NAPOLEON ON JESUS I know men; and I tell you that Jesus Christ is no mere man. Between Him and every person in the world there is no possible term of comparison. Alexander, Caesar, Charlemagne, and I have founded empires. But on what ...
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DADDY, WHAT DOES IT FEEL LIKE TO DIE?
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Feb 19, 2014
Summary: DADDY, WHAT DOES IT FEEL LIKE TO DIE? Dr. Larry Petton Years ago I heard the compelling story of a young pastor whose son was very sick and not expected to live long. Night after night the pastor and his wife would put their boy to bed and say ...
Category: Stories
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BASEBALL IN HEAVEN
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Feb 6, 2014
Summary: BASEBALL IN HEAVEN Bob and Stan were good buddies and baseball friends. One day at a ballgame, they made a vow to each other that, whichever friend died first, that friend would send a message back to earth to let the other friend know if there ...
Category: Humor
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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SEE YOU ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE RIVER
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Feb 2, 2014
Summary: SEE YOU ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE RIVER Kansas City, Missouri is separated from Kansas City, Kansas by the Missouri River. Years ago, there was an old farmer who lived on the Kansas side of the river. He had a farm, a wife and a beautiful daught...
Category: Stories
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YOU DON'T KNOW HOW TO GET TO THE POST OFFICE!
Shared By: Dr. Larry Petton on Jan 13, 2014
Summary: Dr. Billy Graham tells the story of a time early in his ministry when he arrived in a small town to preach a sermon. Wanting to mail a letter in those days, he asked a young boy where the post office was. When the boy told him, Dr. Graham thanked h...
Category: Humor
based on 12 ratings
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Making a Dent in the Universe
Shared By: Thomas Cash on Oct 6, 2011
Summary: MAKING A DENT IN THE UNIVERSE When Apple founder Steve Jobs died, there were many posts on various websites about his spirituality (Jobs was Buddhist). One cartoon depicted him at the Pearly Gates while Saint Peter fumbles through the Book of Li...
Category: Quotes
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Better One Safe and Sure Way
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Mar 30, 2011
Summary: BETTER ONE SAFE AND SURE WAY There is a story about a Fox boasting to a Cat about his clever tactics for escaping its enemies. "I have a whole bag of tricks," he said, "which contains a hundred different ways of escaping from my enemies." "I ...
Category: Humor
based on 8 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: John 14:6 John 14:6-14
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Christmas Preaches a Faith
Shared By: Sermon Central Staff on Jun 30, 2010
Summary: CHRISTMAS PREACHES A FAITH A 2001 newspaper article explained that the president celebrated many faiths during the holidays – not only Christmas, but also presiding over a Jewish Hanukkah celebration and commemorating the end of Ramadan in a Wash...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Denomination: *other
Scripture: John 14:6
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Together Again
Shared By: Stephen Funderburk on Jan 18, 2009
Summary: Together Again Together again, over yonder God’s promise the way it will be Never again to know parting Together again, you and me. Together again, up in heaven Removed from life’s sorrow and care No worry about a tomorrow Together again...
Category: Stories
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: John 14:6
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Words of Comfort
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Words of Comfort Heaven Benjamin Franklin has often been quoted as saying, "In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes." Many have figured out ways to get out of paying taxes, legal or otherwise, but no one has yet been able to avoid ...
Category: Quotes
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Heaven, A Real Place
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Heaven, A Real Place Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go and ...
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Heaven, A Permanent Place
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Heaven, A Permanent Place Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go...
Category: Quotes
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Heaven, A Personal Place
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Heaven, A Personal Place Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go ...
Category: Quotes
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Heaven, A Holy Place
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Heaven, A Holy Place Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go and ...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Heaven, An Inheritance
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Heaven, an Inheritance Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go an...
Category: Stories
based on 11 ratings
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Heaven, a Place of Reunion
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Heaven, A Place of Reunion Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I g...
Category: Stories
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Jesus, the Only Way to Heaven
Shared By: Terry Laughlin on Aug 11, 2008
Summary: Jesus, the Only Way to Heaven Jesus said, "Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God; trust also in Me. In My Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if ...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: John 14:1-6
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Truth – Have You Found It…
Shared By: Selvan John on Apr 2, 2008
Summary: Truth – have you found it… Truth is contemplated, says Plato Truth is reasoned, says Aristotle Truth is variable, says the Contextualists Truth is real, says the Realist Truth could be real, says the Skeptic Truth is inevitable, says the Inv...
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: John 14:6
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Singer Sheryl Crow Said Recently, In A New York ...
Shared By: Paul Wallace on Mar 3, 2008
Summary: Singer Sheryl Crow said recently, in a New York Post interview: “I believe in God. I believe in Jesus and Buddha and Mohammed and all those that were enlightened. I wouldn’t say necessarily that I’m a strict Christian. I’m not sure I believe in heav...
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Wesleyan
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Jesus Christ Is…
Shared By: Paul Steffens on Dec 11, 2007
Summary: Jesus Christ is the "Door" not the door knob. Jesus Christ is the "Bread of Life" not the bread basket. Jesus Christ is the "Light of the world" not the light switch. Jesus Christ is the "Way" not the signpost. Jesus Christ is the "Truth" not ju...
Category: Quotes
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: John 14:6-0:0
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Charlene Cothran Is The Publisher Of Venus ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: Charlene Cothran is the publisher of Venus Magazine, which is a periodical for lesbians of African descent. She recently announced on the magazine’s web site that she has become a Christian and has rejected the lesbian lifestyle she had been living....
Category: Stories
based on 17 ratings
Denomination: *other
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A Wealthy Man And His Son Loved To Collect Rare ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 18, 2007
Summary: A wealthy man and his son loved to collect rare works of art. They had everything in their collection, from Picasso to Raphael. They would often sit together and admire the great works of art. When the Vietnam conflict broke out, the son went to war...
Category: Stories
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Jingle Bells
Shared By: Peter Loughman on Dec 23, 2006
Summary: JINGLE BELLS The two of them were best friends in seminary, studying together, helping each other financially when one or the other got in a pinch, they stood by each other through thick and thin. When they graduated from seminary both coinciden...
Category: Humor
based on 10 ratings
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The Noted Chinese Christian, Watchmen Nee, Had ...
Shared By: Bruce Willis on Dec 14, 2006
Summary: The noted Chinese Christian, Watchmen Nee, had this to say about knowing truth: “The normal Christian life must begin with a very definite ‘knowing,’ which is not just knowing something about the truth nor understanding some important doctrine. It’...
Category: Quotes
based on 3 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
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Quote: "as The Grave Grows Near, My Theology Is ...
Shared By: Manuel Amparo on May 10, 2006
Summary: Quote: “As the grave grows near, my theology is growing strangely simple, and it begins and ends with Christ as the only refuge for the lost.”—Bishop Whipple
Category: Quotes
Denomination: Seventh-Day Adventist
Scripture: John 14:6
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A Wealthy Man Before Leaving On An Extended ...
Shared By: Jim Kilson on May 6, 2006
Summary: A wealthy man before leaving on an extended vacation said to a contractor, "While I am away, I want you to build me a fine new home according to these plans. Be sure you work with extreme care, and use the best of everything. Tell me the cost as soo...
Category: Stories
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Jesus—Not Hate But Hope
Shared By: SermonCentral PRO on Mar 31, 2003
Summary: JESUS- NOT HATE BUT HOPE "Jesus. It’s a little name. A small word. Say this little name in public, however, in a way other than an obscenity, and stand back and watch the fireworks. This little name is like a tiny detonator that triggers a...
Category: Quotes
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Another Of Her Like Would Be Ophrah – Not A ...
Shared By: Andrew Hamilton on Oct 25, 2002
Summary: Another of her like would be Ophrah – not a witch, but described by Christianity Today as one of the most influential spiritual leaders in America today – perhaps even all over the western world where her program is shown. This ex baptist now espous...
Category: Quotes
based on 9 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: John 14:6
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The Fashion of Pluralism
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Aug 18, 2002
Summary: THE FASHION OF PLURALISM While religious pluralism may be a novel experience for us, it is putting us in touch with the world that surrounded the biblical authors. The pluralism and the paganism of Our Time were the common experience of th...
Category: Quotes
based on 7 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: John 14:6
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Is There a Difference?
Shared By: Brian Mavis on Jul 26, 2002
Summary: IS THERE A DIFFERENCE? In their recent book "Unveiling Islam," Emir and Ergun Caner, former Sunni Muslims cite the major differences between Islam and Christianity as the "personalness" of God, and "grace as opposed to works." "Jesus Christ .....
Category: Quotes