Believers, who are being attacked because they faithfully obey Jesus Christ for will be blessed, for the glorious Spirit of God rests upon them! They suffer for being a Christian in a manner that pleases God, who never fails them!
But then you have these so-called Christians, who constantly complain that everything is going wrong in their lives because Satan and other people are attacking them. But they are actually suffering because they pry into other people’s affairs, steal, and make all sorts of trouble, intrigues and drama.
Therefore, it is God who is exposing and judging them for their evil ways! (See 1. Peter 4:12-19) and the trouble they have, is brought on by themselves!
I remember a time when a false teaching and practice started infiltrating certain Christian church circles I was in, where they taught that you are supposed to birth your own destiny. Well-known preachers, who brought in this doctrine, also taught that ‘spiritual midwives’ were needed to help birth out your destiny. I have seen women and men travailing, groaning, moaning, and screaming, as they were literally giving birth to a spiritual child, which represents whatever God wanted for their lives. In some cases, even Jesus Christ is being birthed. There were also women who would place someone between their spread legs, as if they were birthing them to become their spiritual child.
When I was watching all of this, my spirit was always troubled, and I thought to myself, “How come the will of God for our lives is so hard to manifest on its own, that we now need to help God bring about what He has purposed and destined for our lives through birthing?”
Many Christians in those church circles jumped on the bandwagon of this birthing and spiritual [...]