Home Page

Higher Praise Lyrics   Lyrics, Chords Tabs Rated    Lyrics, Chords,Tabs, Plain
   
Popular Lyrics Chords Tab    Power Point Lyrics
   Praise & Worship Music
   Christian Music Videos
   Praise & Worship Videos
   Midi Files
   Worship Questions
   Christmas Lyrics
News And Information
   
Submit Lyrics, Tabs, Serm
   10.000 Illustrations
   Bible College Course
   Clipart & Web Graphics
   Greatest Preachers
   Complete Talking Bible
   Christian Chat Rooms
   Links Church Resource
   HP Statement Of Faith
Sermon Outlines And Audio Sermons
   9344 Sermon Outlines
   N.T. Sermon Outlines
   O.T. Sermon Outlines
   Special Guest Outlines
   10.000 Illustrations
   Sunday School Studies
   Bible College Studies
   Greatest Preachers
   Bible Research Tools
Audio Sermons
   2895 Audio Sermons
   85 Sermon Videos
   291 Special Guests Serm

   Complete Audio Bible
Higher Praise Sunday School Teaching
   Children's NT Studies
   Children's OT Studies

   98 Children's Midis
   Gospel For Kids Movie
   Children's JESUS Film
Higher Praise Christian Video Library ,Videos
   Christian Television
   TBN TV Live
   10,000 Videos - HP Tube
   712 Youth Music Vids
  Christian Video Library
   Praise Videos #1 & #2
   85 Sermon Videos
   Prophecy Film -Videos
   JESUS Film -Video
   Childrens JESUS Film
   Gospel For Kids Movie
   Passion Of The Christ
   Noah, Sodom, Sinai, Ark
   Tsunami Videos Photos
   Testimonies
Download Clipart
   Audio Sermons
   Clipart & Web Graphics
   Church Administration
   Bible Study Software
   Screen Savers Software
   Verse A Day Software
   Educational Games
   Trade Center Photos
   Soft. Search Engine
Higher Praise News
   Current News
   Archived News
   World Affairs Info
   Trade Center Photos
   Submit News
   Newsletter

Higher Praise Interact Prayer
   Prayer For All Needs
   
Submit Lyrics, Sermons
   
Contact Higher Praise
   
Advertising
   Privacy Policy

The Fathers Love Letter To You
Welcome, Enjoy Browsing All Our Pages
0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
To Find Lyrics, Guitar Chords & Tabs, Click On The First Letter Of The Title
 
Welcome, Enjoy Browsing All Our Pages

Greatest Preachers

Sam Jones

Sam Jones

SAMUEL PORTER JONES
1847 - 1906

Sam Jones, a drunken ex-lawyer and ex-schoolteacher who got converted at the age of 24, went on to become the greatest Methodist evangelist since the Wesleys, and one of the greatest gospel preachers of all time.

Samuel Porter Jones was born in 1847 in Oak Bowrey, Alabama; his family moved to Cartersville, Georgia, when he was nine. Showing promise as a young man, Jones studied law after graduation and was admitted to the Georgia bar in 1868. However, he began to drink heavily and almost destroyed his career and his marriage. When his father pled with Sam on his deathbed to become a Christian. Jones quit drinking and was converted.

He set out to preach the unsearchable riches of Christ in 1872. And what a preacher he became! God made but one Sam Jones; no other American evangelist ever used his methods or his language. Troubadour to plain folks, he came out of the South with a vernacular that startled audiences everywhere and shocked them into salvation. He was called "the South's greatest spokesman for God."

No man ever yawned under his preaching. He had a devastating wit and humor, a pet hate in liquor, and an undismayed love for God and man. He blasted the hypocrite mercilessly; he made the sinner--be he prince, drunkard, or any careless Christian--see himself as God sees him, and change his ways.

He often turned his homiletic guns on church folk and even on preachers, and they were better Christians for it. Blunt and frank as Billy Sunday, he had the humility of his small-town Georgia and the impact of a consecrated cyclone; no town was ever the same once he had passed through.

Will this earth ever hear again the voice or throb of another like him?

When Sam Jones died of heart failure on a train at Perry, Arkansas, October 15, 1906, America lost a prince among evangelists.

 
..........




© Copyright 1999, Higher Praise HigherPraise,Inc. All rights reserved. Terms of Use


Enjoy A Life Changing Experience

 
 
 
Higher Praise Links, Software Search,  Mailing List And Resources
12,000 Videos - HP Tube
Christian Videos

 
 

Search Higher Praise
 

Search Higher Praise

HigherPraise.org
Praise And Worship
www.higherpraise.org

HigherPraise.net
Christian Resources
www.higherpraise.net

ChristianLyrics.org

Lyrics And Chrords
www.christianlyrics.org

ChristianChordsLyrics

Lyrics And Chrords
www.christianchordslyrics.com

ChristianChordLyrics

Lyrics And Chrords
www.christianchordlyrics.com

WorshipLyrics.org
10.000 Illustrations
www.worshiplyrics.org

WorshipLyrics.net
10.000 Illustrations
www.worshiplyrics.net

PraiseLyrics.com
PowerPoint Lyrics

www.praiselyrics.com

PraiseLyrics.org
PowerPoint Lyrics

www.praiselyrics.org

1GodTube.com
Chistian Videos

www1godtube..com

OneGodTube.com
Chistian Videos

www.onegodtube..com

WorldPlanetNews.com
News Videos

www.worldplanetnews.com

WorldPlanetNews.org
Chistian Videos

www.worldplanetnews.org
 
 

New Items Update
 
//
List For Updates,
New Information And All Sermons

Who Jesus Is