<html> <head> <META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=utf-8"> <META content="MSHTML 5.50.4807.2300" name=GENERATOR> <title>why_use_tracts.htm</title> <bgsound src="media/ibelieveinjesus1.mid" loop="3"> </head> <body bgcolor="#FFFFFF" text="#000000" link="#0000FF"> <table border=5 link="#007fff" vlink="#3299cc" cellspacing=5 cellpadding=5 align=right bgcolor="#ffffff" style="border-collapse: collapse" bordercolor="#111111"> <TH valign="top"><B>Site Links</B></TH></TR> <TR> <TD align="center" valign="top"><A href="/">Home</A></TD></TR> <TR> <TD align="middle" valign="top"><A href="http://jesusislord.org/">Home (alt)</A></TD></TR> <TR> <TD align="middle" valign="top"><A </A>Use the "back" key on your browser</TD></TR> </table> <BR><BR><BR><BR><BR><BR><BR><BR> <p align="center"><font size="5"><strong>Why Use Tracts</strong></font></p> <p align=center><font size="4"><strong><u>The Power of the Printed Page</u></strong></font><br> (courtesy of<a href="http://www.ehc.org" target="blank"> Every Home for Christ)</a></p> <p align=center>*&quot; The pen is mightier than the sword,&quot; is a saying that is acknowledged by all for its truth.<br> It is equally true that the pen is mightier than the human voice.<br> The written word will go where the human voice cannot.</p> <p align=center>* It has no passport or visa problems</p> <p align=center>* It travels cheaply</p> <p align=center>* It leaps language barriers</p> <p align=center>* It is never influenced by prejudice</p> <p align=center>* It will sail across the ocean, trek across the desert, and trudge down a narrow jungle path.<br> It will go into a crowded city or a sparsely settled countryside, into a mansion or a humble cottage.<br> It will tell its story in home or shop, factory or field.<br> It will reach the most isolated village and dwelling.<br> It will go where even the radio cannot reach.</p> <p align=center>* The written word is often more powerful than the human voice.<br> It was said of the Apostle Paul, &quot;His letters were weighty and powerful;<br> but his bodily presence was weak, and his speech contemptible.&quot;</p> <p align=center>* The written word knows no fear</p> <p align=center>* The written word flinches in the face of no man</p> <p align=center>* It preaches the same message to the rich and the poor, the king and the commoner.<br> It never loses its temper, and never talks back in anger.<br> It takes no note of scoffs, jeers, or insults.<br> It never tires but works twenty-four hours a day.<br> It is never discouraged, but will tell its story over and over again.<br> It will speak to one as willingly as to a multitude and to a multitude as readily as one.</p> <p align=center>* It always catches a person in just the right mood to be receptive, for it only speaks as the reader chooses to listen.<br> It can be received, read and studied in secret.</p> <p align=center>* It gets undivided attention in the quiet hours</p> <p align=center>* It speaks without a foreign accent</p> <p align=center>* It never compromises-never changes its message</p> <p align=center>* The written word is more permanent than the human voice.<br> It continues to speak and make its message plain after audible words have been forgotten.<br> It is greatly appreciated by the nationals of any country.<br> It is immune to all disease. </p> <p align=center> Daniel Webster said:<br> &quot; If religious literature is not widely circulated among the masses in this country, I do not know what is to become of us as a nation.<br> And the thought is one to cause solemn reflection on the part of every patriot.<br> If truth is not diffused, error will be.<br> If God and His Word are not known and received, the devil and his work will gain the ascendancy.<br> If the evangelical volume does not reach every hamlet, the pages of a corrupt and licentious literature will.<br> If the power of the Gospel is not felt through the length and breadth of the land,<br> anarchy and misrule, degradation and misery, corruption and darkness will reign without mitigation or end.&quot;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <hr> <p align=center>Last updated 03/05/2017</p> <hr> <p align="center">Background music is: I Believe in Jesus</p> <p align=center>I believe in Jesus<BR> I believe He is the Son of God<BR> I believe He died and rose again<BR> I believe He paid for us all<BR><BR> And I believe He's here now<BR> I believe that He's here<BR> Standing in our midst<BR><BR> Here with the power to heal now<BR> With the power to heal<BR> And the grace to forgive<BR> I believe in You Lord<BR></P> <p align="center"><a href="http://www.surf.to/midi-praise"><img src="media/nspraisebar.gif" alt="Praise" border="0" width="400" height="40"></a></p> </body> </html>