Sermon Illustrations about Superstition

Home > Illustrations > Topics > S > Superstition

Find fresh sermon illustrations on Superstition to help bring your sermon to life.

Superstition in the Middle Ages

In the middle ages, the flickering lights of marsh gas were to many people fairies or goblins; fireflies were the souls of unbaptized dead infants. Many ...


[Read More]
Culture Getting More Superstitious

This culture hasn't gotten more secular; if anything, it's more superstitious.


[Read More]
The Aftermath of Religious Breakdown

History shows that when religion wanes in any country, it is not replaced by popular nationalist philosophy that leads to universal happiness and peace. ...


[Read More]
Alien Insurance?

If you think you might be abducted by aliens someday, you can always take out an insurance policy.

No joke. For $156 a year, a London company (called ...


[Read More]
Happy New Year, Two-Face!

It's a new year. Time to look back, and time to look ahead. That's what January's all about. It's Two-Faced Month!

January is named after the mythological ...


[Read More]
The Supernatural Is Not a Closed Case

Surely we cannot take an open question like the supernatural and shut it with a bang, turning the key of the mad-house on all the mystics of history. ...


[Read More]
Crop Circles: The Need To Believe

Mel Gibson's recent movie, Signs, is about a former pastor and farmer who discovers crop circles, or what some believe are spaceship landing pads, in ...


[Read More]
Pro Football Player Trusts in Unwashed Jersey

"It doesn't smell too bad."

—Tennessee Titans cornerback Samari Rolle, on sleeping in an unwashed T-shirt before games for 11 years.


[Read More]
American Belief in the Paranormal

According to a June 2005 Gallup poll, about three quarters of Americans believe in the paranormal. The percentage of those who believe in:

Extrasensory ...


[Read More]
Woman Marries Snake for Luck

In May of 2006, Bimbala Das married a snake—a cobra, to be precise. Because Hindus venerate cobras, the residents of Atala, India, believed that ...


[Read More]