Obstacles that Prevent Our Freedom

Unrepentant Sin


Believing The Devil's Lies

  • Temptation lies
    • All temptation is designed to get you to live your life independent of God.
  • Accusation lies
  • Deception is a lie which we don't know is a lie (Rev 12:9...)
  • Lies about who we are

Love of the World

Victim Mentality

Participation in the Occult

  • (Deut 18:10-14, Lev 19:31, Lev 20:27, 2 Chron 33:6)
  • Divination
    • acquiring future or distant knowledge
    • counterfeit to revelation gifts of Holy Spirit
  • Magic
    • counterfeit to power gifts of Holy Spirit
  • Spiritualism
    • communication with the dead
  • Unconfessed, Unrenounced and Unrepentant
    • Not doing these in humility before God will prevent us from obtaining freedom
    • God is looking for a change of heart
    • God is looking for evidence that we are willing to flee evil
    • God is looking to see if we truly hate evil

Related Scripture Verses

There is a way that seems right to a man,
but its end is the way to death. (Prov 14:12, 16:25 ESV)

For as the heavens are higher than the earth,
so are my ways higher than your ways
and my thoughts than your thoughts. (Isa 55:9 ESV)

Trust in the Lord with all your heart,
and do not lean on your own understanding.
In all your ways acknowledge him,
and he will make straight your paths. (Prov 3:5-6 ESV)