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THE INSTRUMENTALITY OF EVIL

“But the Spirit explicitly says that in later times some will fall away from the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and doctrines of demons, by means of the hypocrisy of liars seared in their own conscience as with a branding iron” 1 Timothy 4:1, 2… 336 more words

False Religion

The impostor

I’ve killed my share of plants over the years . . . and I’ve cared for a few longer than I should have.

My garden is home to a beautiful stand of native columbines, offspring of plants my late husband started over 20 years ago. 621 more words

Essay

Introducing Steve Sellers, author of Epiklesis

“My experience with Outskirts Press was wonderful. I thoroughly enjoyed the entire process. I have published before — with traditional publishing houses — but this was an infinitely more enjoyable process. 332 more words

Outskirts Press

"The Mind Of God"

So what do you think? Is it possible to have “The Mind Of God”? That is to say, is it possible to know what God is thinking about things in order to guide your life with what’s right and wrong, what’s true and what’s not? 347 more words

Christianity

WHY DECEITFUL SPIRITS SHOULD BE VIEWED AS VERY DANGEROUS

“But the Spirit explicitly says that in later times some will fall away from
the faith, paying attention to deceitful spirits and doctrines of demons” 1 Timothy 4:1… 330 more words

Ephesians

Satan's Counterfeit Gift

Last week we studied about the gifts of the Spirit. This week we are studying about the Holy Spirit and the church. Satan has a counterfeit for most everything. 651 more words

Sabbath School Lessons

Spiritual Discernment vs. Judgment

The Apostle Paul described a “discerning spirit” that could penetrate into the depths our being and there reveal the “thoughts and intents of the heart.”  In recent years I’ve learned to apply this in very human terms as I’ve become more attuned to the whims and fancies that pass through my mind/heart.  343 more words

Christianity