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Priscilla Shirer: Can You Tell the Difference Between Right and Almost Right?

Our enemy disguises himself as an angel of light. He wants you to believe what he’s telling you is God’s will for you. He makes the lie so close to the truth that unless you have “an authenticating light, unless you have an objective standard by which you” run every thought, person, decision under, “you’ll never be able to tell with your physical eyes” what the truth is.

The enemy disguises himself in the truth. Can you tell the difference between right and almost right?

“Discernment is not knowing the difference between right and wrong. It is knowing the difference between right and almost right.” —C.H. Spurgeon

 

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