Resources About Demon Possession
The Gospel According to Oprah and Her Friends Oprah Winfrey has always had a fondness for promoting guests who tout their New Age beliefs. But recently she has done so with focused determination, using her media empire to promote three authors and books whose views are deceiving millions. In doing so, she has become the high priestess of the New Spirituality, which can be simply defined as more occultism packaged for the Western mind. The authors are Eckhart Tolle, whose book The New Earth is flying off the shelves, breaking records for sales; Ronda Byrne, who wrote The Secret and … Read More >
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I’ve heard you say that you’re convinced that a teenager was demon possessed because he played some video games.
Luke, you’ve asked a very important question. First of all, I didn’t say that all video games lead to demon …
Looking for the dawning of an age of peace and harmony, followers of the New Age Movement have become awakened to a spiritual mix of reincarnation, astrology, transcendental meditation, visualization … See More >
Many evangelicals—perhaps most—believe that a Christian cannot be demon possessed for the simple reason that all believers are indwelt with the Holy Spirit, thus the idea that a demon could occupy the same space as the blessed Holy Spirit is unthinkable. However, we might be better served to consider it more carefully. First, we must consider that the Scriptures never speak of a demon “possessing” anything. While many translations provide such language in numerous texts (e.g. Matthew 8:28), the original text does not convey any idea of possession or ownership. In reference to the human body, demons are … Read More >
The reason we are so harassed by Satan is because there is something in our life that we will not give up.
Are you willing to do whatever is necessary to be free?
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Were demon possessed people in Jesus’ day more obvious than today?
Were people with mental illnesses lumped into the ‘demon …
Well, Eileen, that’s a very good question and the answer, I think, is yes. I have no doubt that when …
Seven Snares of the Enemy takes an in-depth look at common sin traps both Christians and non-Christians fall prey to in modern society. The seven common snares Satan uses to … See More >
Angels are receiving focused attention in our culture. We must remember that there are two different kinds of angels: those who serve the Lord Jesus Christ and those who serve … See More >
Within in the church, and throughout broader society, a great deal of mysticism and superstition surrounds the reality, ability, and work of demons. Because of this haze of opinions, we must root our understanding in Scripture. The Demonic Narrative Satan is the origin of evil, the father of lies (John 8:44). Satan and his angels apparently still have access to heaven because during the tribulation period, there will be a war in heaven and they will be cast out unto the earth (Revelation 12:7-9). Though crushed by the work of Christ two thousand years ago … Read More >