Sermon illustrations: Salvation

You Must Trust Christ Alone

When evangelist Gypsy Smith got saved, an elderly gentleman explained to him the importance of...

The Greatest Trade of Your Life

H. L. Hunt made millions as a Texas oilman. He was an aggressive businessman with little regard for...

Hell Is a Just Place for Sinful Men

The story is told of a Jewish woman in New York City who was approached by a Christian worker. He...

The Touch of the Master’s Hand

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

Yes, I Am under God!

I live under His heavens,The nations are under His authority,My destiny is under His direction,My...

Simple Faith

A pastor in California was giving an invitation at the end of his Sunday morning message when a...

Christ Gives Freedom

Above the entrance to the concentration camp in Auschwitz, Germany were the words Arbeit Macht Frei...

How Did Sin Get into Sinclair?

Dr. Walter Wilson, ever on the alert to speak to men about their souls and need of the Saviour,...

Using the Wrong Standard

A little boy walked into the kitchen and told his mother that he discovered he was six feet tall....

Unusual Deaths

Anthony Fernando, a twenty-one-year-old man living in Colombo, Sri Lanka, went fishing one day off...

Man Falls short of the Standard

Two men went to the recruiting office in London to join a guards regiment. The standard height for...

Use the Right Measuring Stick

A self-righteous man once boasted to a Christian friend of his, “You know, John, I’m not such a bad...

Knowing the Shepherd of the Twenty-Third Psalm

May years ago, one of England’s leading actors was asked to recite for the pleasure of his fellow...

John Harper’s Last Convert

Four years after the Titanic went down, a young Scotsman rose in a meeting in Hamilton, Canada, and...

Soap and the Gospel

A soap manufacturer and a pastor were walking together down a street in a large city. The soap...

Power to Change a Thief

John Wesley was robbed as he was returning from a service one night. As the bandit was leaving,...

Deciding Which Way to Go

A story is told of an African Muslim who became a Christian. His friends asked, “Why have you...

Jesus Became a Man

On March 5, 1994, off-duty Deputy Sheriff Lloyd Prescott was at the Salt Lake City Library teaching...

Only One Way to Get Saved

Starbucks can serve a cup of coffee 19,000 different ways. Many people view salvation like a...

Worldviews Reflected in a Pit

A man fell into a pit and couldn’t get himself out: A subjective person came along and said, “I...

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