The Spirit of Fear by Jack Hayford

In the old King James, 1 John 4:18 reads, "Fear hath torment." Another way I have thought about this throughout the years is that “fear hath torpedoes.” This is because the spirit of fear will take potshots at you and me every chance it gets. And maybe without even realizing it, we begin to duck … Continue reading The Spirit of Fear by Jack Hayford

God Is Greater

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJpt1hSYf2o We need to get it clear in our minds that God is greater than the devil. God passed judgement and threw the devil out of heaven because of pride. God caught the devil off guard by defeating him on the Cross. Whether devil likes it or not, God is going to the throw him … Continue reading God Is Greater

How to Give the Devil a Black Eye

When something negative happens to us, we have two choices.  We can be angry at God for seemingly not coming through for us; or angry at the devil for afflicting us with the issue in the first place.  The devil should be our choice because we know God is our deliverer regardless of our experience. … Continue reading How to Give the Devil a Black Eye

Hate Crimes, Love Acts

All crimes are hate crimes. When something steals, kills, and destroys, it is not love. It's selfishness and hate for the person to whom it is done.  The greatest hater and criminal? The devil, whose speciality is stealing, killing and destroying. Jesus, on the other hand, performs no hate crimes but only life-giving acts of … Continue reading Hate Crimes, Love Acts

The Heart of a Shepherd

We often use John 10:10 as our “go-to” verse when explaining that evil comes from the devil and not from God: “The thief does not come except to steal, and to kill, and to destroy. I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly.”  But if we read the entire … Continue reading The Heart of a Shepherd