GLENN PEASE • Sermon • • 1,248 views
By Pastor Glenn Pease Napoleon and Josephine adored violets. She often wore the extremely expensive violet scented perfume as her trade mark. Only the wealthiest people could afford it. When she died in 1814, Napoleon planted violets at her grave, and just before his exile to St. Helena he made a pilgrimage…
Jim L. Wilson • Illustration • • 24 views
I am sure you have heard the saying, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure,” but what if I told you that sperm whale vomit can be worth millions of dollars, would you believe me? Three men in the small town of Oman, in the Arabian Peninsula, found a large, waxy substance floating near their fishing…
Lessons we can learn from the woman who broke the flask of perfume over Jesus’ head. This was a moment Jesus saw as special and he referred to her as doing a beautiful thing.
Kenneth Morris • Sermon • • 10 views
Luke 7:36-50 (NIV) 36Now one of the Pharisees invited Jesus to have dinner with him, so he went to the Pharisee’s house and reclined at the table. 37When a woman who had lived a sinful life in that town learned that Jesus was eating at the Pharisee’s house, she brought an alabaster jar of perfume, 38and…