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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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A Lot Can Happen in Three to Five Minutes

Here’s a very interesting concept to consider.  Our interactions with people can be positive or negative.  The person with whom you connected could walk away from the encounter being the better for it, while conversely, the same person could also … Continue reading

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The World Needs to be Recalled!

In 2009, the Toyota motor company made several model cars that had one major flaw.  In several vehicles, the accelerator (gas pedal) would get stuck and the car would accelerate until the car went out of control leading to crashes … 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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Time Management

Time is deceiving. It goes by at the same rate no matter what you do, yet we say “Time is dragging” if it’s measuring something we don’t like to do. Then we say “How time flies” when is measures something … Continue reading

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