Jesus Did It!
By: Neil Anderson
Daisy was one of the first persons I dealt with who was caught in spiritual conflicts and suffered from demonic influences. She was a Christian and a university graduate, but she had severe mental and emotional problems which developed after her father divorced her mother. Within a period of five years, Daisy had been institutionalized three times as a paranoid schizophrenic.
After about three weeks of counseling with me, Daisy finally found the nerve to bring up the nighttime visitation of snakes.
"What about the snakes?" I asked.
"They crawl on me at night when I'm in bed," she confessed.
"What do you do when the snakes come?"
"I run in to my mother. But they always come back when I'm alone."
"Why don't you try something different," I continued. "When you're in bed and the snakes come, say out loud, 'In the name of Christ, I command you to leave me.'"
"I couldn't do that," Daisy protested. "I'm not mature enough or strong enough."
"It's not a matter of your maturity; it's a matter of your position in Christ. You have as much right to resist Satan as I do."
Daisy squirmed at the prospect. "Well, I guess I could do that." Daisy sighed, sounding like she had just agreed to take castor oil.
The next week when Daisy walked in she said, "The snakes are gone!"
If her problem had been strictly a neurological or chemical imbalance, taking authority over the snakes in Jesus' name wouldn't have worked. But in Daisy's case, the problem was spiritual.
James wrote: "Resist the devil and he will flee from you" (James 4:7). But if you don't resist him, he doesn't have to go. Or if you just pull the covers over your head in fear and say, "O God, do something about these demonic influences," the evil spirits don't have to leave. Resisting the devil is your responsibility based on the authority you possess in Christ.
Prayer: Dear Father, thank You for providing me with such wonderful power. Help me not to be afraid to use it for my sake and others.
PLEASE HELP SHARE THE BEST NEWS GOD HAS FOR EVERY PERSON!
To help us share the Best News every person needs to hear on this planet, randomly click on just three (3) of the JESUS DID IT! links below. It will take just a few moments of your time. Please - thatís all you are asked to do. God will reward you! (Of course, be highly encouraged to forward one or more of these video clips to those who may have never heard what Jesus did for them on the cross ... especially young people). Thank you so much!
JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT! JESUS DID IT!
(Please paste one of the above links onto your Facebook page - website - blog - video; etc.)
If this writing has blessed you in some special way, would you please take a few moments and share with us HOW it has blessed you? Your feedback is very important. Please mention the Title and the Author of this writing when you email your comments. We promise that we will not put you on any email list, badger you for money, nor will we give away or sell your email address. Thank you so very, very much! Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
A Special Message: http://www.precious-testimonies.com/Exhortations/f-j/HelpingShareTheMessageOfTheCross.htm
Dear Reader - are you at peace with God? If not, you can be. Do you know what awaits you when you die? You can have the assurance from God that heaven will be your home, if you would like to be certain. Either Jesus Christ died for your sins, or He didn't (He did!). Are you prepared to stand before God on the Judgment Day and tell Him that you didn't need the shed blood of Jesus Christ on the Cross to have your sins forgiven and get in right-standing with God? We plead with you...please don't make such a tragic mistake.
To get to know God, to be at peace with God, to have your sins forgiven, to make certain heaven will be your home for eternity, to make certain that you are in right-standing with God right now ... please click here to help you understand the importance of being reconciled to God. What you do about being reconciled to God will determine where you will spend eternity, precious one. Your decision to be reconciled to God is the most important decision you'll ever make in this life, because in Christ, it is impossible to put a value on the worth of your soul in light of eternity.
We truly thank each of you who forward these testimonials and ministry writings (and videos) to others to give them greater awareness. Especially to prisoners! The part the Holy Spirit has you play is vital in helping win lost souls and encouraging and helping believers grow in their relationship with the Lord, and we can never thank you enough for your help on behalf of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Precious Testimonies is supported by the gifts of our readers and viewers. If this ministry has been a blessing to you in any way, please be sensitive to the Lord regarding sowing a financial gift of any size, to help us continue to reach lost souls for Jesus Christ, and to encourage and help believers be strengthened in their walk with the Lord.
When you sow a gift, you have our PROMISE that we will NOT place you on any mailing list, nor will we will be asking you to CONTINUE to keep giving to this ministry. We fully understand how agitating that can be, after someone sows a gift.
We are a non-denominational 501-C-3 evangelistic ministry, and financial gifts to this ministry are tax-deductible. A financial summary can be viewed by clicking on the following link: Financial Summary.
For your convenience, you can simply click on the secure Pay Pal donate button below if you want to donate by credit card. Otherwise, you can send your precious gift to:Precious Testimonies, P.O. Box 516, Jenison, MI 49429.
Precious Born Again Christian Testimonials
Inspiring Hope & Encouragement Christian
Precious Christian Messages
| Ministry Encourager Archives | Testimony Directory
Copyright © Precious Testimonies. 1998 - Present. All rights reserved.
Like This Page? Send it to a Friend!.
USE YOUR AUTHORITY BECAUSE OF YOUR POSITION IN CHRIST