God's Idea of Kindness (5 of 7)
by Jeff Strite
Open: A Sunday school teacher was telling her class the story of the Good Samaritan, in which a man was beaten, robbed and left for dead. She described the situation in vivid detail so her students would catch the drama. Then, she asked the class: ''If you saw a person lying on the roadside, all wounded and bleeding, what would...
Try a Little Kindness
by Adrian Rogers
Take God's Word and turn please to Galatians chapter 5 and verse 22 and let us read together what God says. He's speaking here of the fruit of the Spirit. And he says, And the fruit is love. And we brought a message on that. Then he says, The fruit of the Spirit is joy. And we brought a message on that. Then he says, The fruit of the Spirit is peace. And we thought together about...
The Power of Kindness (1 of 4)
by Kerry Shook
What matters in life is do you have a love relationship with God that expresses itself by loving others? That's it. Folks, do you know what that is? That's kindness. It says in 1 Cor. 13:4 that ''Love is kind.'' Kindness is love in action. I hope you will write that down in your notes because
Kindness Is Love's Conduct (5 of 9)
by Dennis Marquardt
INTRO: In a ''dog eat dog'' society the concept of ''kindness'' has taken a back seat. New studies have shown that Americans are losing their civility. And of course, it is always someone else that fails to express kindness, consider the following: ILLUS: Percentage of Americans who: Think incivility is a serious problem: 89%...
Unbelievable Kindness (9 of 10)
by Stephen Whitney
In his book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey tells of spending an evening with his two sons. They did a variety of things, ending with a movie. Four-year-old Sean fell asleep during the movie, and when it was over Covey picked him up in his arms, carried him to the car, and laid him in the back seat. It was very cold that evening, so he took off his coat and...
Kindness: Try a Little Kindness (5 of 9)
by James Merritt
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After confederate general Robert E. Lee retired from the military, he was named president of Washington and Lee university in Lexington, Virginia, originally named Washington academy because of a gift from George Washington. The name was changed in 1871 in honor of general Lee. 2. While Lee was president of the university, a new student came into his office and asked...
Norms of Kindness
by Christopher Harbin
There is a motif circulating in our society about random acts of kindness. The idea is to take people by surprise by doing some that is kind, but unexpected. The movie Evan Almighty was crafted around just such a motif, as were some others that recently played along similar lines, like ''Pay it Forward.'' There are websites dedicated to promoting random acts of kindness and there...
Grace-Energized Kindness (17 of 23)
by John Barnett
Do you serve the Lord with grace-energized kindness? Knowing that is vital because that is the only type of serving that God will reward according to His Word. Someday when our journey on earth ends, and we stand before Christ's Throne-the Scriptures use only one word to describe what God eternally rewards...
Are You Characterized by Kindness?
by Nelson Price
JESUS CHRIST set in place a new world order for all ages. It is the kingdom of God. Where there is a kingdom there must be a king. Where there is a king and a kingdom there must be subjects. When a loving king reigns and His loyal subjects obey, they take on the characteristics of their monarch. We profess Christ to be the King...
The Kindness of the King (5 of 6)
by Jeff Schreve
In 1984, I began to work for a chemical company that I've told you about before, Nalco Chemical Company. And it was a really good job, but it was a really hard job. And the idiot phase in starting the new job was huge at Nalco. There was so much to learn. And after I was there three months, they sent me to school for a concentrated three-week class in Chicago...