Definition of flattery:
“To praise insincere and excessively esp. from motives of self-interest”
“A pleasing self-deception.”
~ Webster

Flattery is Satan’s primary tool to ensnare the souls of man. Because of man’s egotistical nature he is an easy prey for


Effects of Codependency and Control Indicators

Three types of codependents

  1. Caretakers – relate to others primarily through roles which put the caretaker in a position of the giver, helper, supporter, nurturer, etc. “Everyone’s needs are more important than my own.”
  2. Romance – relationship addiction – must

Steps To A Lifestyle of Victory

1. Revelation and Recognition of the problems and the complexities of the strongholds and bondages most likely in the subconscious you are to address. (2 Cor. 10:3-5)

2. Repentance and Forgiveness to remove the rights of the enemy of our


Growing Into The Full Knowledge Of Christ

The importance of Paul’s admonition “to increase and being renewed into the full-knowledge (“epignosis”) of God’s will (‘Thelema’ God’s desired will for each believer), is seen in six of his epistles. In Paul’s epistles to the Ephesians, Philippians, Colossian Churches


Gideon and God’s Remnant Army

How the Remnant of Gideon Defeated the Midianites

The power of corporate fruitfulness. The trinity setting exhibited.

This study portrays the simplicity of the battle against God’s contentious enemy summarized under the name of Midianites joined by the very ungodly


Redemptive Aspects of the Cross of Christ

There are two aspects to the cross of Christ, the Objective and the Subjective.

1st aspect of the cross is where Jesus Christ identified with us in His suffering and death.
2nd aspect of the cross is where the believer


Discerning Deception

Discerning Deception

2Th 2:3 Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition; Who opposeth and



See Zeph. 2:3; 1 Tim. 6:11

Meekness (Greek praoteetos), Meek (Gr. praotes)

Trench, a well recognized N.T. scholar, defines meekness as follows, ”Meekness is an inwrought grace of the soul and the exercises are first and chiefly toward God through


ABC’s of The Overcomers

“And they overcame him (the Devil) by the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony; and they loved not their lives unto the death.” Revelation 12:11

“Nay, in all these things we are more than conquerors


Prophecy: The Word of God

A prophecy by Dwight L. Niswander, Sarnia, Ontario Canada (see bottom for details).

The time is come when all kinds of error and division will come to those who have entered into My Spirit. They will put their trust in


The Power of the Word of God

Luke 4:32 – And they were astonished at Jesus’ doctrine: for his word was with power.

1. Regenerating Power:

Romans 1: 16 – For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of


Sanctification Through Fellowship

1st Commandment

Mark 12:30 –“And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength…”

2nd Commandment

Mark 12:31 – “And the second is


The Believer’s Freedom in Christ

The apostle Paul, in exposing and refuting the Colossian heresies (legalisms and gnosticism, which are very similar to New Age heresies of today), shows the Church the greatness and all-sufficiency of Jesus Christ throughout the whole letter to the Colossians.


Hindrances to Healing

Various hindrances to healing presented along with causes and Bible references.

1. Unbelief due to incomplete teaching & practice. Mark 6:5,6

2. Living in an environment of unbelief. Matt. 17:14-21; Mk 6:5,6

3. Incorrect causes addressed. Acts 3:12; 13:27; 10:25,26


Escapism – Psalm 55

The Unreal World Of Mental Escape

The first order of ministering to the Body of Christ is the releasing of believers from any involvement with the powers of darkness i.e. the occult world. (See Checklist of Occult Involvement for possible


Responses to new revelations

Common Responses

Reasons for refusing to enter into a new revelation of the Holy Spirit: The old is better and preferred above the new, and mostly unknown, the old needs protecting and preserving at all cost. Man’s unwillingness to let