Witicles Experts Online Articles Directory
     
Witicles Experts Articles Directory Witicles Experts Articles DirectoryWiticles Experts Articles DirectoryWiticles Experts Articles Directory

Welcome, Guest!     Sign Up    Sign In
Sponsored Ads

Become A Witicles.Com Expert Contributor Today


Discover Your God-Given Gifts


Author Box


Gboyega AdedejiGboyega Adedeji
Mentored By Jesus Christ | Writer | Inspiring Speaker | Publisher | Coach | Builder | CEO @ https://leadersoil.com | President/CEO at 
Joined 5 years ago
From Abuja, Nigeria
Total Articles 243

Recent Articles From Author

# The Cause of Church Rivalry & Church Competition in Nigeria (Exposed)
# The Three Dimensions of Experiencing Christ: In Him We Live, Move & Have Our Being
# Webnigerians: 2019 Elections, President Buhari’s Administration & Our National Security
# Self Entrepreneurship: How to Add Value to God's Investment on Your Life

Namecheap.com Namecheap.com
Shop for Books online in Nigeria at kpiBooks.com.ng Order your favourite books online now, Save the stress & Pay online or with cash at Your Doorstep!


We help our esteemed clients develop web strategy that works!
Call us @ +234 803 578 3880




Authors Spotlight
Gboyega Adedeji  Gboyega Adedeji
Gboyega Adedeji is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
243 Articles
   Mentored By Jesus Christ | Writer | Inspiring Speaker | Publisher | Coach | Builder | CEO @ https:... from Abuja, Nigeria


Abiola Benjamin Obayomi  Abiola Benjamin Obayomi
Abiola Benjamin Obayomi is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
249 Articles
   Real Estate is my Profession. The change we need in Nigeria begins with all of us doing things differently. Collectively, we can make Nigeri... from Abuja, Nigeria


Free Online Articles Editor  Free Online Articles Editor
Free Online Articles Editor is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
137 Articles
   We challenge the minds of people towards mental and attitudinal shift and National transformation. We are the Editorial team of Witicles.... from Abuja, Nigeria


Omolara Adedeji  Omolara Adedeji
Omolara Adedeji is a Veteran Writer on Witicles.comVeteran Author
60 Articles
   I am a kingdom expander and I believe in the testimony of a transformed life as the greatest testimony of all. I am a voice of God for m... from Abuja, Nigeria



Sell Your Books online in Nigeria, Earn 80% from book sales


Top Articles
Top 10 Reasons for Nigeria's Undeveloped Economy
CONSAT: Nigeria DTH Cable Television That Challenges DsTV, MyTV, Startimes and Others
INSIGHTS On Tithes & Offerings from Brother Gbile Akanni
The Pyramid of Friendship: Secret of Effective Relationships
The Quick Fix for Nigeria's Underdevelopment and Unemployment


Recent Articles
The Immutability Of God's Promises
Public Education Valuable
Indian Education System
The Cause of Church Rivalry & Church Competition in Nigeria (Exposed)
The Three Dimensions of Experiencing Christ: In Him We Live, Move & Have Our Being


Recent Comments
Escorts in Delhi
How To Season And Grill Chicken
1 week ago Look through our range of fresh Vip Escorts Service In Delhi . We review and add new companion every day. Click on individual profiles to see Vip Escorts Service In Delhi: - http://www.saumyagiri.com

Ayodele Temidayo
The Blessedness Of Service: How God Rewards His Own
3 weeks ago Great piece sir. Soar in grace and God makes your oiverli soul fat in Jesus name

isha garg
Some Most Excellent Alternative to Buy Gifts for Valentine’s Day
4 weeks ago Hello I have found this article totally interesting have you seen it... http://www.dianaescorts.in/ http://www.hotdelhiescort.com/ http://www.dwarkaescortsgirls.com/ http://www.escortsservicesindelhi.com/ http://www.foreignescortsdelhi.com/ https://twitter.com/Callsgirldelhi https://www.ishagarg.in/

Site Clouds
Witicles, Articles, Webnigerians,Experts, Submit Articles, Become A Writer, Writing, Technology, Leadership, God, Government, Management, Nigeria, Society, Culture, Authentic Articles
Social Sharing



Sponsored Ads


Namecheap.com
Article Category >>>Mind Development

When Knowledge Is Not Enough:: Go For Understanding

By Gboyega Adedeji       May 25, 2014



When Knowledge Is Not Enough:: Go For Understanding

Knowledge they say is power; therefore, anyone who possess knowledge is considered powerful in societies. However, power on its own is not enough; it must be properly conducted and effectively used or employed. Hence, the how becomes glaringly important. Indeed, what to be done, what to be bought, and where to be in life among others has never been the problem among men; but from history, the challenge has always been “how”.

“The labour of fools wearies them, for they do not even know how to go to the city.”

Ecclesiastes 10:15

The labour there could be your own marriage, education, business, ministry, courtship and leadership among others; and in spite of your recent efforts to make it work; you have been faced with issues for a while now. I know quite well that you have read many books and you have even gone for your Masters Degree; however, the issues are still steering at your face. The problem usually is not your lack of power – to learn, to build, to relate, to lead or to minister; but inadequate understanding of how to use your power to grow your ministry, marriage, leadership, education and business.

In one of the letters of Brother Paul (Lawyer, Writer and Ambassador) to the people of Corinth in Greece; he said that “knowledge puffs up”. Remember, power corrupts, and absolute power corrupts absolutely; hence, increasing your knowledgebase is not the only thing your growth requires; but increased understanding.

It has been said that understanding deals with “under matters”; if you may, “the base of every matter”, what everything stands on. Therefore, the key to peace, progress and prosperity is effective understanding of people, processes, products and producers. Don’t just know more, understand more, discover the principles behind people’s actions and attitudes; discover secrets – with that, you do not just have power, which on its own is useless; but you will have power with people.

Therefore, the secret of effective closeness with God (having power with God) is not just going to Seminary or Theological School; but by discerning the basis (principle) behind every word and action of God. Don’t just know about God, discover or understand His plan and purpose for your life. Don’t just know God’s word, understand His heart: For out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaks!

I therefore challenge Nigerians and every other person across the world, not to be puffed up by what they know; but to be simple (humbled) and mannered by what they have understood. Truly, understanding is a great cure for pride, arrogance and frivolity.

If the ax is dull, and one does not sharpen the edge, then he must use more strength; but wisdom brings success.” Ecclesiastes 10:10

If I may, let your words and actions daily, be filtered by your understanding – you will be seen and acknowledged by others to be better man, boy, girl or woman. Truly, effective behavior is a product of good understanding. And your understanding is the last link between what you know and what you do; what you know and what you say – surely, your words and actions always reflect your understanding. Live your life with improved understanding!



From Witicles.Com: Thank you for the gift of your time. We appreciate you for reading this article published by Gboyega Adedeji. Witicles.Com is indeed your partner for your growth, effectiveness and maturity.

1773 Views


If you need to re-publish this ARTICLE, please cite this article - (http://witicles.com/when-knowledge-is-not-enough-73.html) and the Writer (Gboyega Adedeji)

Do You Find This Article Helpful?


Article Tags: when, knowledge, not enough, enough, witicles, article, gboyega adedeji
Save the Stress, Shop for Books Online in Nigeria - kpiBooks.com.ng
Article Source
Gboyega AdedejiAbout Gboyega Adedeji
Gboyega Adedeji Gboyega AdedejiGboyega AdedejiGboyega AdedejiGboyega Adedeji

  

Gboyega Adedeji is an inspiring teacher and writer. He is committed strongly to the development of effective leaders across generations and denominations.

He is an author of many books, writer of many articles and coach of many leaders!

He leads at LeaderSoil





Social Sharing
If You Enjoyed This Article; Then, Share It On Your Social Network



When Knowledge Is Not Enough:: Go For UnderstandingWhen Knowledge Is Not Enough:: Go For UnderstandingWhen Knowledge Is Not Enough:: Go For UnderstandingWhen Knowledge Is Not Enough:: Go For Understanding



Post Comment


Article Comments
Gboyega Adedeji     4 years ago
Share your views with me and let others know what you understand! Thanks


Omolara     4 years ago
great piece! Knowledge is not enough, you must gain understanding!




Namecheap.com
Related Articles




Author's Articles

" " " "










My Accounts Categories Useful Links Affiliate Links Follow Us
Witicles.com is not a mere article directory; but Trusted Online Article Directory of syndicated articles on 27 core topics, including health and fitness, finance, business and economy, life improvement, real estate, politics, leadership, management and education. Authors publish articles for free and share knowledge with potential customers.


My Accounts
Account details
Lost Password








News and Society (169)
Self Improvement (139)
Business and Economy (103)
Leadership (102)
Politics (68)
Arts & Entertainment (44)
Health & Fitness (126)
Religion and Kingdom (58)
Real Estate (16)
Computers & Technology (21)
About Us
Advertise With Us
Contact Us
How To Submit Articles
Article Writing Tips
Sitemap





Leadersoil
Hubpile
Pay4ebooks
kpiBooks
Fridayposts
Flickers of Hope Foundation





CentreNDL on Facebook  Facebook

CentreNDL on Twitter  Twitter

CentreNDL on Google+  Google+

CentreNDL Blog  Blog

Send Email to Hubpile  Email