Sermon illustrations: Words

The Length of a Speech Does Not Indicate its Results

On March 4, 1841, William Harrison, the 9th President of the United States, delivered what proved...

The Word

The Gospel of John introduces Jesus as “the Word.” In Stanislas Dehaene’s book about the human...

Murmuring

“Murmuring is an outward manifestation of an inward lawlessness and rebellion against a holy God...

Complaining

“Complaining is like bad breath, you notice it when it comes out of somebody else's mouth, but not...

Stop Whining

While Roxie Wallace’s preschool grandson was visiting, he got testy and started crying about the...

A Revival Funeral

When I was a student in college I heard Dr. John R. Rice tell the story of being invited to...

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill exemplified integrity and respect in the face of opposition. During his last...

King Saud

Clark Clifford shares this reminiscence of his former boss, President Harry Truman: Every...

Letter from President Madison

In his old age, President James Madison suffered from many ailments and took a variety of medicines...

Words

The Gospel of John introduces Jesus as the “Word.” In Stanislas Dehaene’s book about the human...

John Harper

John Harper was a Scottish preacher aboard the Titanic. When the ship hit an iceberg and sank,...

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