Hey TD, I hope you have been keeping up with The Cosmic Battle series of essays. They have been a rich source of perspective and thought to help us in our call to “fight the good fight.” They have reminded us of the reality that “… our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” (Eph. 6:12)
Today, we kick off our new series, The Cosmic Cube, which will challenge us to think, live, and battle outside the naturalistic box that we are being suckered to live in each day.
Nathaniel will get us started, giving us chilling and uncomfortable insight into our Enemy’s heart. It’s long, but it’s incredible! Please read and be sharpened for the battle! Comments welcomed. – Arthur
Who would have known that something as fragile as a web could reach out so far and entangle so many? Who could have guessed that lies could drill a hole so deep, the bottom was neither in sight nor in any stretch of the finite imagination. The web of lies is infinite, working its way into every aspect of human life and thought. Invisibly. The web of lies is powerful, blinding its captives and dragging them into the bottomless pit. Eternally.
“It amuses me,” my demon tour guide, Erebus, chuckled, “that the stupid humans have not the slightest inclination of who we are. How could they even begin to see the way we master their lives when they regard themselves as progressive, open-minded, and intelligent. Ha! They will always be naive children, children of lies, the unsuspecting pupils of the master and teacher, the Father of Lies.”
I shuttered at the sight of him. His brazen eyes were ablaze with cruelty, shining like one who had not only seen the eternal fire, but set eyes on its prisoners and exulted in their agony. The fire in his eyes grew hotter and the strength of his piercing words increased as we descended the web together. Continue reading