Take Up Your Cross May 26th 2015 | The Crucified Life Ministries
Man is no match for evil forces operating outside of the power and will of God. Then certain of the vagabond Jews, exorcists, took upon them to call over them which had evil spirits the name of the Lord Jesus, saying, We adjure you by Jesus whom Paul preacheth. And there were seven sons of one Sceva, a Jew, and chief of the priests, which did so. And the evil spirit answered and said, Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are ye? And the man in whom the evil spirit was leaped on them, and overcame them, and prevailed against them, so that they fled out of that house naked and wounded. (Acts 19:13-16 KJV) The power of the devil is nothing to take lightly. Yes, God is all-powerful and has already won the final victory however, there are many dark forces at work in this world to confuse and derail God's people from accomplishing His will in their life and falling prey to the dark will of the god of this world instead. This verse in speaking of a group or band of vagabond Jews who were