Wolves In The Sheepfold-tf
Matthew 10:16 "Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the midst of wolves: be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves."
Acts 20:28-29 "Take heed . . . to feed the church . . . For . . . shall grievous wolves enter in among you. . . ."
John 21:15-17 "He saith unto him the third time . . . Feed my sheep."
QUESTION: What does that mean, "Feed my sheep."?
(Luke 22:31-32 "And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, . . . when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren."
1st Peter 5:1-7 "Feed the flock of God which is among you."
Matthew 16:1-12 ". . . beware of . . . the doctrine of the Pharisees and of Sadducees." (You were just warned.)
(Satanic doctrine is deceptive, INSIDE your "religion," and coming from your religion's LEADERS.)
Ezekiel 34:1-10 "Woe be to the shepherds of Israel that do feed themselves! should not the shepherds feed the flocks?"
[ANSWER: Yes, they should! But, they feed off those whom they should feed.]
Matthew 22:29-33 "And when the multitude heard this, they were astonished at his doctrine."
7:28 "And it came to pass, when Jesus had ended these sayings, the people were astonished at his doctrine. . . ."
(Also Mark 1:22, 11:18, & Luke 4:32)
QUESTION: Why should the people be astonished at the Lord's doctrine?
ANSWER: (They had never heard anything preached like he preached! They had been listening to the scribes.)
Ephesians 4:11-15 "That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro . . . with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in wait to deceive."
1st Corinthians 13:11 "When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child. . . ."
Hebrews 5:13-14 "For every one that useth milk is unskilful in the word . . . for he is a babe [in the Lord]. But strong meat belongeth to them that are of full age, even those who by reason of use have their senses exercised to discern both good and evil." (Spiritual babes, through lack of "USE," fail to discern the evil of their "religion's" doctrine.)
Matthew 23:27 "Woe unto you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! for ye are like unto whited sepulchres, which indeed appear beautiful outward, but are within full of dead men's bones, and of all uncleanness."
Luke 12:1 "Beware ye of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy."
Jude 1-13 "Woe unto them! for they have gone in the way of Cain, and ran greedily after the error of Balaam. . . ."
Mark 12:38-40 "Beware of the scribes. . . ."
2nd Timothy 3:1-8 ". . . Having a form of godliness, but denying the power thereof . . . ever learning, and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth."
Matthew 7:15-27 "Beware of false prophets. . . ."
(Acts 13:6-10 ". . . a false prophet . . . withstood them, seeking to turn away the deputy from the faith.")
Philippians 3:2 "Beware of dogs, beware of evil workers, beware of the concision."
(Evil "workers" are not atheists: they are actively working IN religion.)
Colossians 2:6-8 "Beware lest any man spoil you though philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men. . . ."
1st Timothy 4:1-5 ". . . in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits. . . ."
v. 13 "But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving, and being deceived."
4:14-15 "Alexander the coppersmith . . . be thou ware also; for he hath greatly withstood our words. . . ."
Titus 1:16 "They profess that they know God; but in works they deny him, being abominable, and disobedient, and unto every good work reprobate."
Mark 7:1-7 "Well hath Esaias prophesied of you hypocrites, as it is written, This people honoureth me with their lips, but their heart is far from me."
1st Thessalonians 5:12-15 what a laborer should do: "admonish," "warn"
2nd Corinthians 12:20-21 This is what is produced when evil men are not perceived by the church for what they are.
2nd Peter 2:1-3 ". . . there shall be false teachers among you, who privily shall bring in damnable heresies . . . And many shall follow their pernicious ways; by reason of whom the way of truth shall be evil spoken of."
(Members of the cults will call you a "cult.")