“Close before you doze!”
Have you heard this fun little expression about closing your bedroom door before going to sleep for safety reasons in the event of a house fire?
Well, I want to suggest to you today that you need to close some other doors in your life for spiritual and mental health reasons too.
Satan and his evil helpers have absolutely no power to destroy your life unless they can find an open door into your mind. Oh, they can bring about trouble in your life, but they can’t win unless you give them entrance into your life.
Jesus told us “In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustration;” (John 16:33 AMPC) I call that pressure. Some call it stress. It’s the pressure to allow that junk inside your mind and heart. If you let it in, you have anxiety, fear, unrest, and depression.
If you don’t let it in, if you push back, you can keep toxic thinking out. You can keep thinking that goes against what...