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Rebellious Child Unthankful For Having His Teeth Knocked Clean Out of
His Sinful Mouth By His Christian Dad After Thanksgiving Dinner
Landover Baptist Holiday Life
"I got up from the table and smacked him across the face so hard, two
of his teeth flew into the cranberry sauce," said Pastor Wilkins. "A
son of mine will show respect for his Savior at the dinner table! God
would have flayed him alive, all I did was smack him."
The incident took place before this year's Thanksgiving dinner at the
Wilkins' home. The family had gathered around the table to pray a
special prayer of Thanksgiving that had taken Mrs. Wilkins over two
months to write. "We had all memorized the prayer," said Mrs. Wilkins.
"We were mentioning every single thing that our Christian family was
thankful for. We thanked the Lord for blessing our Christian family
with sterling silver service for the 40 people present. We thanked the
Lord for blessing our wonderful Christian family with this antique
Belgium lace tablecloth, for the Waterford Mauve water stems to serve
40 without breaking into another pattern, and for the wonderful
authentic Queen Anne dinning table where everyone was sitting. The
prayer went on for over an hour. Little Johnny gave thanks for the
Porsche his father bought him for graduation. Michelle thanked God for
blessing her husband with enough money to replace her entire wardrobe.
Each family member had several things on the list. At the very end, we
were quickly gave thanks that Jesus had died for our sins. After we
said 'In Jesus name, amen' there was a silence, and then little Nathan
said 'a-men.' It was after the prayer was over." Mrs. Wilkins
continued. "He spoke out of turn, and did not mention Jesus' name in
Family members say that Mr. Wilkins face turned beet red. He got up
from the table and smacked Nathan across the left side of his face. Two
of his teeth flew out of his mouth and he fell on the floor, crying.
Later, at the Landover Baptist Hospital, Uncle Ben told the doctors
what had happened. Uncle Ben explained that he had asked Mr. Wilkins if
he was raising a sissy." "A sissy?" said Mr. Wilkins. "I'll give him
something to cry about!" It was then that Mr. Wilkins invited his other
sons over, saying, "Come over here boys! Let's show your little sissy
of a brother what happens to people who don't say "In Jesus' name,
When the scene was over, Mrs. Wilkins dialed for an ambulance. Doctors
reported that Nathan had four broken ribs, a bruised collar bone, and a
fractured skull. "He got off easy," said Landover Pastor Deacon Fred.
"A few little bruises is a whole lot better than an eternity in Hell.
Nathan should be thankful for this experience. He will come out of this
with a renewed respect for Jesus, his family, and the sanctity of