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...
God's Kindness in Allowing Adversity (44 of 48)
by Patrick Edwards
I want you to take your sermon outlines this morning, or just glance up here at the screens, and take a look at our title this morning: God's kindness in allowing adversity. No that's not a typo or a mistake: God's kindness in allowing adversity. The reason I call your attention to it this morning is because perhaps there is...
Kindness (6 of 7)
by Chuck Booher
Kill Them With Kindness
by James Merritt
One of the advantages of growing older and getting a few more years under your belt is the opportunity to learn. In fact, I really believe if you're not learning, you are really not living. The day you quit learning or the day you lose your desire to continue learning, your life basically is over.
The longer you live, the more you can...
The Eternal Reward of Grace-energized Kindness (20 of 23)
by John Barnett
Can you imagine how liberating it would be to know how to choose the best in life? We live in a complex world of multiplied choices, many of which are good. We have more new information and more new opportunities offered to us each week--than the average 18th century person was offered in a lifetime...