Disciples of false teachers, their anger, and what we can learn from this opportunity

By Elizabeth Prata The fiercer the reaction, the deeper the hold satan has on his false teacher and her followers. We've seen the rabid ferocity of those who follow Beth Moore. When their idol is touched, her people come from out of the woodwork to pile on to the person attempting to bring light to …

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Discernment cannot survive without doctrine, and where there is doctrine, we need discernment

In 2007 a novel called "The Shack" by William P. Young was published. It is a novel about a father experiencing grief over the kidnap and murder of his 7-year-old daughter. He receives a personal invitation from "God" to meet at the very place where his daughter was killed, a shack in the nearby woods.The …

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Don’t let anyone disqualify you from the prize!

Puffed up in visions they have seenColossians is a tremendous book. Of this verse in Colossians, let's first focus on the first five words, Paul's warning, underline mine-Let no one disqualify you, insisting on asceticism and worship of angels, going on in detail about visions, puffed up without reason by his sensuous mind, (Colossians 2:18 …

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The lure of the lucre: false religion is big business

Money brings with it the lure of the world and what it has to offer. We are from heaven, sent into the world (John 17:16) but we are not to be conformed to the pattern of it while we are here. (Rom 12:2).Kudzu enveloping and choking a treeBut we need to live, eat, work, raise …

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