Featuring thousands of real-life stories, illustrations, and quotes, Nelson's Complete Book of Stories, Illustrations & Quotes is edited by popular author and pastor Rob Morgan. It's cross-referenced by subject and Scripture as well as alphabetized for easy access in your digital library. The ultimate gold-mine for speakers—humorous, serious, thought-provoking, and heart-warming material, there is space included for noting when/where each illustration is used. Perfect for pastors, speakers, and teachers, these are stories for today's sermons and today's lives.
“Her simple reply has stayed with me ever since: Preach expository sermons, keep them short, and use a lot of illustrations.” (source)
“The Gospel is not something we come to church to hear; it something we go from church to tell.—Vance Havner” (Page 777)
“Daniel would rather spend a night with the lions than miss a day in prayer.—Anonymous” (Page 622)
“Often the best illustrations are found in the headlines of the morning newspaper or from the life experiences of the preacher.” (source)
“Abiding, not striving or struggling; looking off unto Him; trusting Him for present power … this is not new, and yet ’tis new to me.… Christ literally all seems to me now the power, the only power for service; the only ground for unchanging joy.” (Page 1)