Sermon illustrations: Quote

How Do You Explain Jesus Christ?

“A young man whose father is a carpenter grows up working in his father’s shop. He has no formal...

I Do Not See Those With Two Legs Going

George Stott, a one-legged school teacher from Scotland, volunteered for missionary service in...

Billy Sunday on Sin

“I’m against sin. I’ll kick it as long as I’ve got a foot, and I’ll fight it as long as I’ve got a...

The Bible Is Not a Good Luck Charm

In George Foreman’s book, God in My Corner, the former heavyweight boxing champion writes: “In 1974...

Personal Salvation

“The life of Christianity consists of possessive pronouns. It is one thing to say, ‘Christ is a...

Success Requires Sacrifice

Kreisler, the famous violinist, said, “Narrow is the road that leads to the life of a violinist....

The Mistake of Not Disciplining Your Children

Benjamin Spock led the way among child rearing professionals in instructing parents not to...

The Harvest Comes with Time

The Puritan John Brown wrote, “Many Christians are like children; they would sow and reap the same...

Charles Spurgeon on Faith

If our faith be worth anything, it will stand the test. Gilt is afraid of fire, but gold is not:...

Celebrity or Servant?

From July 26 to August 7, 1971, the eyes of millions of Americans were on the Apollo 15 moon...

The Secret to Revival

Evangelist Gypsy Smith, was asked what the secret of revival is. He said, “Go home. Take a piece of...

Resolutions of a College President

At age nineteen, these resolutions were adopted by Dr. James Clement Furman who became the first...

David Livingstone’s Prayer

David Livingstone was a pioneer missionary to Africa, who walked over 29,000 miles. His wife died...

Be Fully Surrendered to God

When D.L. Moody was just starting in the ministry, he heard a preacher make this statement, “the...

All 50 States Acknowledge God in Their State Constitutions

Here are excerpts from all fifty state constitutions: Alabama “We the people of the State of...

Charles Spurgeon on Joy

“There is a marvelous medicinal power in joy. Most medicines are distasteful; but this, which is...

Quotes on Work

“I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as...

Quotes on Character

"A good character is the best tombstone. Those who loved you, and were helped by you will remember...

Where Is Joy Found?

Not in unbelief, Voltaire was an infidel of the most pronounced type. He wrote: “I wish I had never...

Definition of a Father

“Fathers are what give daughters away to other men who aren’t nearly good enough, so they can have...

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