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Horn and Hoof Guy or Deep Spiritual Insight? Luke 4:1-13

Horn and Hoof Guy or Deep Spiritual Insight? Luke 4:1-13 Spiritual discipline helps us to develop those qualities within us that enable us to do what is right and good. And that can be as easy as giving something up for Lent. You also could add something to your life, or do the things you do with more awareness and intention. Anything that interrupts business as usual helps. What is important is the intention of what we do or don’t…

How to Recognize a Devil When You See One

How to Recognize a Devil When You See One How do we recognize a devil when we see one? If people even confuse Jesus with the devil, how can we ever feel safe in our judgment of what is good and right and from God; and what is not? The devil comes in many forms, and we call him many names. And that is frightening, because we might not recognize a devil in disguise. So, how do we recognize a…

Say yes to Jesus and no to the ‘adversary’ – Satan!

Say yes to Jesus and no to the ‘adversary’ – Satan! The commitment to Jesus is a commitment to love. Much is at stake. Fill your heart and soul and mind with Jesus’ love – and nothing else will fit in there! But leave a void within your being, and other forces will start working within you: fear, envy, greed, self-centeredness, indifference, cruelty, hatred – forces, which oppose Jesus; satanic forces. Jesus has begun to establish the kingdom of God,…