Set the Captives Free
great tragedy of modern Christian life is confusion over
the origin of evil. It has kept millions of God's people
in prisons of the mind, heart, and spirit. Christians
need to be absolutely clear-headed about the issue:
mental, moral, emotional, physical, and spiritual
bondages are not from God.
is our Savior, not our Persecutor. The common New
Testament word for salvation (soteria) means
"health," "preservation," and "deliverance"--not
"torment" and "disaster." This booklet argues that every
evil we can name originates with Satan, and that God has
given us the "way out" through the death and
resurrection of Jesus Christ.
From the Text
must know the Word of God in order to know what's
from God! Otherwise, we just stumble around in
confusion, thinking God has sent His beloved children
evil, and calamity, and disaster, and disease, and sin.
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