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The Influence of the Demonic

“And they brought the boy to him. And when the spirit saw him, immediately it convulsed the boy, and he fell on the ground and rolled about, foaming at the mouth. And Jesus asked his father, “How long has this … Continue reading

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“Tell them your Story” – Two Things

“As Jesus was getting into the boat, the demon-delivered man begged to go along, but he wouldn’t let him. Jesus said, “Go home to your own people. Tell them your story—what the Master did, how he had mercy on you.”” … Continue reading

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Gerasa and Shechem: Two Encounters, Two Outcomes

“The eyewitnesses described to them what had happened to the demon-possessed man and told about the pigs. Then they began to beg Him to leave their region.” (Mark 5:16–17, HCSB) There is a fascinating contrast between the way that Jesus … Continue reading

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The Demons Must Bow – Jesus and the Demonic Part 2

With a shriek, he screamed, “Why are you interfering with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? In the name of God, I beg you, don’t torture me!”- (Mark 5.7, NLT) What stands out as clear as a pike … Continue reading

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An Amazing Encounter: Jesus Confronts the Demonic – Part 1

With a shriek, he screamed, “Why are you interfering with me, Jesus, Son of the Most High God? In the name of God, I beg you, don’t torture me!”(Mark 5.7, NLT) My Dear Wormwood [An apprentice demon], I wonder you … Continue reading

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Freedom as Bondage

“And when Jesus had stepped out of the boat, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit.He lived among the tombs. And no one could bind him anymore, not even with a chain, for … Continue reading

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“Tell Them Your Story”

“ Jesus said, “Go home to your own people. Tell them your story—what the Master did, how he had mercy on you.”” (Mark 5:19, The Message) I love the way The Message paraphrases Mark 5.19, Tell them your story. Surely … Continue reading

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