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Deuteronomy 11:16 (NLT) But be careful. Don’t let your heart be deceived so that you turn away from the Lord and serve and worship other gods.
Even Christians taking in the teaching of the Bible can be deceived about our own sins. We somehow feel that consent to the teaching of Scripture is equivalent to obedience. – Jerry Bridges
Father, open our hearts to listen to your voice and give us discernment to know when to speak and when to remain silent. Direct our steps in the name of Jesus. Amen.
Galatians 6:6-8 (NIV) Do not be deceived: God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap. For the one who sows to his own flesh will from the flesh reap corruption, but the one who sows … Continue reading
When we are mature in discernment, we overcome deception – John Bevere
Father, keep us form wrongly discerning your truth because of our pride or foolishness and from ungodly council and from presumptuous attitudes that are destructive to our souls. Amen.
Hebrews 2:1 (ERV) So we must be more careful to follow what we were taught. We must be careful so that we will not be pulled away from the true way.