Before Christ came into my life six years ago, I was clothed in the garments of lust, greed, and pride. I made most of my decisions based on my emotions—based on what I felt; and I lived to avoid pain and gain pleasure. My heart was a fountain of wickedness—idolizing and chasing after the things I coveted with no regard for offense against my Creator.
I didn’t know covenant love, nor did I know truth. As a result, I was always trying to get love; I recklessly pursued belief-systems, and co-opted paradigms, that would enable and advance my sinful, selfish desires. The many false beliefs I had adopted about God, others, and myself, allowed lies to operate in my life, creating widespread destruction and division in the lives of others.
Because of my sin, wounds, and false beliefs, I was bound in shame. As a result, I was always trying to cover, hide, escape, and control my shame. Continue reading “To Destroy The Works Of The Devil” »