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Resist the Enemy!

“The first step on the way to victory is to recognize the enemy.” Corrie Ten Boom The fifth of six areas I’m paying more attention to in 2016 is recognizing and dealing quickly with distractions from the enemy of my soul. As Corrie says, it’s the first step to victory in my life…and yours. Therefore my “don’t” for the new year is: Don’t allow Satan even a foothold in 2016. A foothold such as a temptation to sin, a bad attitude, a root of bitterness, an evil imagination are all effective wedges Satan uses to open the door to wider engagement. None of us need that. It only stifles our spiritual life and can lead us back to the slavery we once knew before we were Christians. To engage effectively, we need to be aware of Satan’s designs. As Paul wrote: …we would not be outwitted by Satan; for we […]

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