Inspirational Quotes on Christian Living

 “God nowhere tell us to give up things for the sake of giving them up.   He tells us to give them up for the sake of the only thing worth   having–life with Himself.” — Oswald Chambers

Ruth

Ruth went to her mail box and there was only one letter. She picked it up and looked at it before opening, but then she looked at the envelope again. There was no stamp, no postmark, only her name and address. She read the letter:Dear Ruth,

I’m going to be in your neighborhood Saturday

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The Chain of Love

He was driving home one evening, on a two-lane country road. Work, in this small mid-western community, was almost as slow as his beat-up Pontiac. But he never quit looking. Ever since the Levis factory closed, he’d been unemployed, and with winter raging on, the chill had finally hit home.

It was a lonely

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Hugs – There Are Many Types

Happy hugs Powder hugs Big round squishy hugs Guy hugs Girl hugs Twitchy twitchy spastic hugs Flower hugs Scented hugs Tall skinny beanpole hugs Crunchy hugs Veggie hugs I’ll never let you go hugs Cow hugs Kitty hugs Falling in the snow hugs Hugs Hugs Happy Hugs I really really like Hugs

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The Gift Of Friendship

There is a gift of friendship That God has give to me, He put you there to help me With the things I can not see,

A friend is someone special Who’s always there for you, In good times and in bad A friend will see you through,

God’s the one who gives us

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The Cold Within

Six humans trapped by happenstance In dark and bitter cold Each one possessed a stick of wood Or so the story’s told

Their dying fire in need of logs The first woman held hers back. For of the faces around the flame She noticed one was black

The second mann looking all about Saw

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57 Cents That Made History

(Editor’s note: Thanks to a reader, we have added information on the true story at the bottom of this post.  This version of the story, while popular, is not quite accurate.  The true story, however, is still very powerful.) 

A sobbing little girl stood near a small church from which she had been turned away because

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The Best Gift

The Best Gift By Laura Sherman

     Four men died at the same time and were sent to Heaven.  When they reached the gates, St. Peter told them that he would take them to see God.  “Make sure to bring an offering,” he added.     Peter then led them to the throne of the Almighty,

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