Sermon illustrations: Change

The Salvation of a Communist Spy

One night while preaching at a halfway house in Taegu, South Korea where Mrs. Worley and I were...

Transforming a Stain

Sir Edwin Landseer was one of the most famous painters of the Victorian era. His talent developed...

Sinning after Salvation

The story is told of a young girl who accepted Christ as her Saviour and applied for membership in...

Your Identity in Christ

The story is told of artist Paul Gustave Dore who was traveling in Europe when he faced a...

Giving up Red Meat

Some people don’t want to accept their need for change. The story is told about a doctor who told a...

Salvation Is Priceless

Longfellow could take a worthless sheet of paper, write a poem on it, and make it worth $6,000—that...

The Joy of the Lord Is Better Than the Pleasures of Sin

A Russian countess accepted the Lord Jesus as her Saviour and was open about her testimony. The...

The Touch of the Master’s Hand

‘Twas battered and scarred and the auctioneer Thought it scarcely worth his while To waste much...

The Old Ways

An ambulance was rushing a woman in labor to the hospital when it slipped off the icy Michigan road...

Do You Think I Should Change?

Randy was unsure about his choice of clothes for church so he sought some counsel from his wife. He...

The Importance of Being Flexible

Bubble Wrap, celebrated its golden anniversary in January of 2010. Although the primary function...

An Alarming Answering Machine Greeting

A man dialed a wrong number and got the following recording: “I am not available right now, but I...