Disagreeing with the Enemy

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Stay a Christian for long and soon enough you will hear about the enemy. The father of lies. The wedge-driver. I think every believer has heard Ephesians 6:12 many times: For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in […]

Magical Thinking versus a Firm Faith

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Magical thinking is a trap into which many fall, particularly when difficult circumstances hit. When I was married to my first husband, a typical narcissistic abuser, I regularly fooled myself into thinking that eventually he would mature out of that stage and morph into a responsible, loving adult. As a result of this magical thinking, […]