Sermon illustrations: Integrity

Justice in Practice

A Michigan judge found himself in the news recently because of the violation of a courtroom rule—...

Keep What Is Precious

Things bought at garage sales don’t usually end up on the evening news, but a Chinese bowl bought...

The Value of a Good Name

Henry Heinz, born in 1844, to German immigrants in Pittsburg, PA, helped support his family as a...

A Stable Foundation

The tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, rises more than 2,700 feet—over half...

Is Your Integrity Above Question?

As a schoolboy, I worked with my father during the summer months. Each morning we stopped to pick...

Abraham Lincoln on Answering Critics

When an army officer asked President Lincoln if he could write an article defending the...

Choosing a Prison Sentence

In February of 2008, James Fantroy was convicted of stealing over $20,000 of government grants...

A Dead Man Elected Mayor

Carl Geary died a month ago from a heart attack as he campaigned for the small country town....

Eisenhower on Leadership

“In order to be a leader a man must have followers. And to have followers, a man must have their...

Don't Twist the Truth

Once the devil was walking along with one of his cohorts. They saw a man ahead of them pick up...

You Can’t Fool God

You can fool the hapless public,You can be a subtle fraud,You can hide your little meanness,But you...

A Preacher That Would Not Be Bought

At one time Mr P.T. Barnum, head of the great Barnum & Bailey Circus, invited Charles Haddon...

Paid Mistakes

Stephen Barnes was a proponent of conventional leadership thinking that challenges people to make...

Breaching the Great Wall of China

“The Great Wall of China is a gigantic structure which cost an immense amount of money and labor....