Category Archives: Reputation

The Selfish Laodecian Church

The church at Philadelphia was giving church bent toward ministry to others: 1. They had a little strength, but willingly offered themselves. 2. They were open to and relied on God’s wisdom to make the best use of what little … Continue reading

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Touch Not the Unclean Thing!

Oh my goodness!  I mean, where do you start?  Not only that!  Where do you end?  Even now I sit here and stare at the blank computer screen (except for what you just read…and this…) and am trying to gather … Continue reading

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The Ten Commandments for Christian FaceBook Users

  Complied by Chris Baker, Pastor of Knotty Oak Baptist Church   FOUNDATIONAL PREMISES 1.  My personal web page is not to be for my glory but for Glory of God and the Edification of Others. Whether therefore ye eat, … Continue reading

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Surviving the Affair

In our last article we highlighted some of the research surrounding infidelity and how affairs begin and how to protect your family from experiencing the first one, or to keep a family from experiencing another affair.  Today, let’s look at … Continue reading

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Backsliding Like Israel

The Nation of Israel is an Old Testament representation of the New Testament Church. Israel is referred to as a “peculiar people” in Exodus 19:5, while in the New Testament, we Christians are referred to as a “peculiar people” in … Continue reading

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Finding a Way Out of Desolation

Has the most consistent part of your Christian life been the level of inconsistency you’ve mustered since becoming a Christian?  Have you wallowed in the world as a backslidden Christian knowing that you need to get you heart right before … Continue reading

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Missions and the Art of Building an Ark

What does Noah’s ark have to do with missions?  And, what do missions have to do with the family?  Well, they have everything to do with families if you look at it from the vantage point of people like T.L. … Continue reading

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