Sermon Illustrations about Self-reliance
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Americans Live in Isolation
Novelist Jonathan Franzen writes about our increasing isolation:
In 1890, an American typically lived in a small town… Not only did his every purchase ...
Pioneers' Self-Reliance Led to Isolation
The Europeans who came to settle North America found it vast and unexplored. "Self-reliant" was the watchword, and the scout, the mountain man ...
Evangelist Luis Palau Learns Complete Dependence on God
Evangelist Luis Palau writes:
During my first semester at Multnomah School of the Bible, Torchbearers founder Major Ian Thomas spoke at our chapel service. ...
Our Lives Belong to God
Writing on the topic of worship, author Greg Laurie shares the following:
I heard the story of a woman who had finished shopping and returned to her car. ...
Rock Musician Trent Reznor on Religion
In a Rolling Stone interview, Trent Reznor, the lead musician of the rock band Nine Inch Nails, muses on how his anti-religion stance helped lead him ...
Marilyn Manson Worships Self
Musician Marilyn Manson says:
A lot of people like to pass me off as a devil worshiper. I think that could only be true if I considered myself to be the ...
Releasing the Power of God
The power of God was suddenly released when I gave up being invulnerable.
Sensing Need for God
When we don't pray, it's primarily because we don't sense our need for God.
No Good without God
Sin comes when we take a perfectly natural desire or longing or ambition and try desperately to fulfill it without God. Not only is it sin, it is a perverse ...