Father, many temptations come from evil forces that are so deceptive they are hard to see. The devil fights against us daily. Thank you for providing a way that we can be protected from the full assault of Satan’s deceitfulness. Thank you, Jesus, for being our good shepherd. In Jesus’ name. Amen.
-- Johnnie Mae Holland
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