Conspiracy theorists and those that are wicked in high places are wise like serpent, but they are snakes. Christians are instructed to be wise as serpent harmless as doves. As we look at the lies told to get the nation to go to war, opioid not addictive lies, constant bailout of too big to fail corporations, third booster shot vaccines that were 95% effective to stop covid infection, read my lips your taxes will not rise, etc we hear the spake as a dragon fork tongue talk. We in turn are called to not live or speak guile.
Lumping in the fanatic’s crazies deluded deceived in with the righteous. Sometimes it seems like the righteous lump themselves together with the crazies. Things that are part of Christianity but is part of being fanatic and crazy
Titus 2:14 KJV
Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.
Titus 3:3 For we ourselves also were sometimes foolish, disobedient, deceived, serving divers lusts and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, [and] hating one another.
In this episode of our Wisdom for Living live talk program I cover the topic You need to be wise as serpents but not be a snake. In our wisdom for living program, I share my meditation on how to have a successful lifestyle by living by the principles found in the wisdom passages of the Bible, Proverbs, Psalms, and Ecclesiastes. To listen to revive reform radio go to http://www.revivereform.org/radio/