Are you practicing discernment?  This is David Wheaton, host of The Christian Worldview.

The apostle John said, “Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world (1 John 4:1).

Do we really believe this, that there are many professing Christians sewing seeds of error that lead people away from the truth?

Well, we’d better, because Satan relentlessly works to destroy the church and sound doctrine through subtle lies that deceive many.

So let’s follow Paul’s exhortation to: “examine everything carefully; hold fast to that which is good; abstain from every form of evil” (1 Thessalonians 5:21-22).

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This weekend, we’ll discuss four steps into apostasy.