David Lemmons writes about things certai…

David Lemmons writes about things certain to hinder spiritual growth in 2010. One of them, he says, is …

Self-centeredness. This is one of Satan’s most powerful weapons which actually demands very little effort on his part. Folks just have a tendency to cooperate with the old devil on this one, voluntarily. It has been my contention for many years that we can find this spirit of independence in the hearts of God’s people at some interesting points in Bible history. Study it and see if those periods in Israel’s history when they had this independent spirit, thinking they could go it alone, not needing God, were not the very times that God had to punish His people. Want an example of the opposite position? Consider the household of Cornelius. Acts 10:33 informs us that they were gathered to hear Peter because they wanted to hear all things that are commanded thee of God.

Read his article to get a view of the road bumps along the way to avoid.

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