Category Archives: Wisdom

The Power Behind Godliness

Whether you are striving to develop godliness in your own life or striving for godliness within your family as a whole, I came across an enlightening quote from an author that you may find helpful.  This quote, which I’ll share with you in a moment, was a bit perplexing at first until I found the […]

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Knowledge…Understanding…Wisdom

Proverbs 9:10—“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding.” I taught a Sunday school lesson to our teens recently and focused on these three parts of Proverbs 9:10.  We specifically … 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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The “Mind Games” of Christianity

Romans 12:1-2 clearly teaches that there is a mental aspect to being a godly Christian.  “I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your … Continue reading

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The Word for the Day is…”Stupid!”

The devil is so cunning! He made me feel like Abraham the other day. He really tricked me into doing something that I was always VERY careful about not doing. I still can’t believe I fell for this. I walked … Continue reading

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Is It Time to Reevaluate?

There is a stark difference between King David of Ancient Israel, and Sampson.  Both allowed sins to creep into their lives.  Both were headed for ruin.  However, only Sampson’s life fell into ruin.  That’s because there was willful and unconfessed … Continue reading

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Should Christians Get Involved In Politics?

Oh, the idiocy that has become our political system these days.  Ideologies arguing with one another about this, that, and the other thing, all the while getting nothing accomplished. It’s nauseating!  Worse yet, those on the same “team” are debating … Continue reading

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