I. Introduction to the Presentation
C. Global Perversion of the Gospel
Psalm 2, John 16:33
II. Introduction to the 1st part
A. Jim and Kim Background
B. Questions to Ask Ourselves
Do we really belong to Jesus? Do we really believe his death and resurrection is sufficient? That his grace is sufficient? That the “fruit of the Spirit” can come only by the work of the Holy Spirit? That only Jesus can change the evil human heart? That only Jesus will bring peace to the earth? Do we really believe that God is sovereign?
A. Satan’s Self-Talk and Affirmations Isaiah 14:12-14
D. Global Rebellion: The Tower of Babel Genesis 11:6
“Zamam” and Human Imagination
E. Lovers of Self 2Timothy 3:1,2
F. Sorcery: Self and Utopia Deuteronomy 18:9-12
The usurping for ourselves what seem to be god-like powers to manipulate reality. We attempt to be Sovereign and Lord. We attempt to get what we want through: Incantations – confessing it, Mind Power – thinking it, Voodoo – doing a technique.
G. Love of Money: Self and Utopia 1Timothy 6:10
H. That Serpent Satan Who Deceives the Whole World Revelation 12:9
I. Peace, Peace
Jeremiah 6:14, 8:11, 1Thessalonians 5:2,3
Revelation 13:7, 17, 8
K. Will this happen overnight?
1. Psycho-Cybernetics, Maxwell Maltz
The Magic Power of Self Image Psychology, Maxwell Maltz
Celebrate Your Self, Dorothy Corkille Briggs
2. Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill
“Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe it can achieve”
Success Through Positive Mental Attitude, Napoleon Hill & W. Clement Stone
Wishcraft, Barbara Sher
3. Megatrends, John Naisbitt
A. The Bible Warns: The whole world is being deceived.
B. Next part: “Human Potential”, The Rulers, and Idolatry
C. “Now when these things begin to happen, look up and lift up your heads, because your redemption draws near.” Luke 21:28