Tag Archives: Manipulation

Playing Fast & Loose with the “God Told Me” Card

“Dear friends, do not believe everyone who claims to speak by the Spirit.” 1 John 4:1a (NLT) When I was young, I confess to playing fast and loose with the “God told me…” card. It wasn’t a conscious deception but … Continue reading

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The Erosion of Relationship

“Why did you run off secretly and deceive me? Why didn’t you tell me, so I could send you away with joy and singing to the music of timbrels and harps?” Genesis 31:27 (NLT) The pattern of deception and manipulation we’ve seen … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Judges 16

She said, "How can you say 'I love you' when you won't even trust me? Three times now you've toyed with me, like a cat with a mouse, refusing to tell me the secret of your great strength." She kept at … Continue reading

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