Sermon illustrations: Bible

The Bible Is Like a Telescope

The Bible is like a telescope. If a man looks through his telescope he sees worlds beyond; but if...

Follow the Instructions

The story is told of an old man who was wandering in the desert looking for water. He approached an...

Too Busy Not to Pray

George Mueller said: “I look upon it as a lost day when I have not had a good time over the Word of...

Hunger Makes for a Good Meal

The French have a proverb, which states, “A good meal ought to begin with hunger.” It is hard to...

Christianity Has a Firm Foundation

Mormons say that the angel Moroni visited Joseph Smith and completed the compilation and writing of...

The Bible Is the Most Important Book

When David Livingstone began his trek across Africa in 1852, he carried 73 books which together...

Improving on Milk

Two cows were grazing in a pasture when they saw a milk truck pass. On the side of the truck...

Unopened Letters

Elizabeth Barrett’s father disapproved of her marriage to Robert browning so strongly that he never...

The Skeptical Teacher

A little girl was talking to her teacher about whales. Teacher: It is physically impossible for a...

7 Wonders of the Bible

1. The wonder of its formation—the way in which it grew is one of the mysteries of time. 2. The...

Felix Valued His Bible More Than His Life

In the year A.D. 303, the Roman Emperor Diocletian issued a decree which he hoped would extinguish...

About the Bible

An unknown writer said, “This Book is the mind of God, the state of man, the way of salvation, the...

Being Filled With the Spirit

A walk in the Spirit will of necessity be a walk in accordance with the Word the Spirit has...

Finding the Ten Commandments

Finding the Ten Commandments can be a challenge for many adults (Exodus 20). Imagine the looks a...

Man Swallowed By a Whale

In February 1891, the Star of the East was whale hunting off the Falkland Islands in the South...

Obedience Is Better Than Sacrifice

A businessman well known for his ruthlessness once announced to writer Mark Twain, “Before I die I...

Words That Paint a Portrait

It was 1898 and Ben had left the East 8 years ago to head out West in hopes of making his fortune....

The Bible Changes Our Perspective

A certain missionary society, in order to gain access for a missionary to work in some of the...

The Right Reflection

Somewhere in the beginning of each day, you probably find yourself looking at your reflection in...

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