Deliver Us from Evil has 4 ratings and 1 review. Daniel said: Into a world that is so real; that others will not talk about. Don Basham maybe gone into t. Deliver Us From Evil has 3 ratings and 1 review. Craig said: Don Basham entered ministry in Early in his ministry, he hadn’t given much considerati. Are Christians at risk of demonic invasion?Absolutely not, thought Pastor Don Basham when another pastor suggested evil influences might be causing turmoil .
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Here are triumphant testimonies of those healed of ailments, freed from anxiety, and released from addictions. With this foundation set, the second half of the book is aimed at passing on the insights which the author has gained over the years.
In a testimony to his honesty in a book promoting deliverance ministry, Basham exhorts his readers to efil that your problem may have nothing to do with demon activity!
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Basham helpfully includes as an appendix “Pages from My Notebook,” a collection of some salient notes he made while on this journey.
Beginning with Chapter 10, Basham begins to detail the ways in which individuals come to be afflicted by demons and some of the attributes fro demons and their activity.
Basham clearly tells how deliverance is more than freedom from evil, it is delivery into health and well-being. At first he didn’t believe in or want to believe that he was in the presence of such things but after someone’s suggestion and after his own investigating he begins to see just how much the devil is infiltrating his congregation.
Chronicling your experiences help others that will some day follow in your footsteps. I found a second-hand copy of the first edition from with the bright yellow cover and New York Times -style column of text.
This is the story of how Don Basham went from believing the idea of demonic possession was far-fetched to praying for deliverance of others with dramatic results. Thanks for telling us about the problem. If I had to describe this book in one word it would be riveting, because once I started reading it I couldn’t put it down until it was finished!
I love to be spooked, and reading about possession seems to be a sure way to get creeped out! It is worth pointing out that, though he explains that Christians don’t exactly get “controlled” by demons, we can most certainly get harrassed by them and even get our spiritual teeth kicked in by them if we wade too deeply into their strongholds.
You can find the freedom and healing you need–and be an agent of deliverance to others. An interesting historical note for those familiar with the tempest in a teapot that was the “Shepherding Movement,” it’s origin is detailed here in “Postlude: Published May 1st by Chosen Books first published January 1st Basham gently, but inexorably outlines how Christians deceive themselves and other members o I disagree that demons can actually inhabit a Christian, which Basham seems to be saying.
You are commenting using your WordPress. Basham gently, but inexorably outlines how Christians deceive themselves and other members of the body.
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This could stem from his own disbelief at what was happening, but the stories end up being more self-serving for those that may already believe in this phenomena, rather than presenting an unbiased narrative of demon possession for skeptics. Cant argue with someones personal story. Golden rated it it was amazing Mar 06, Contrast that “take ownership” attitude to the prevailing basahm of victimization in many churches where virtually everyone is urged to seek deliverance, the implication being it’s not your fault–your bad celiver and besetting sins are caused by demons and are not the result of your weak-willed indulgence of the dleiver and sin.
The hard work paid off as Basham creates a biblically-based deliverance ministry, free from the “folk doctrines” that were surrounding deliverance then and still. Feb 12, Robert Gilbert rated it really liked it. Lists with This Book. Satan will take and use any means to ruin a believer’s witness. This book details Pastor Basham’s reluctant change from believing that Christians can’t be possessed by demons to believing that not only can they be possessed by demons, but that deliverance should be performed for many things – epilepsy, smoking, drug addictions, and more.
This section is a narrative to detail the way in which the author was first exposed to demonic activity, was hesitant to believe, but eventually came to accept their reality, and in turn was pushed into the ministry of deliverance, gradually learning and adapting to this new field.
In doing so, this book gives us a behind-the-scenes glimpse of eevil progressive steps into this supernatural world. About Ue Christians at risk of demonic invasion? I received a copy of this book through the Chosen Books Blogger Review Program, in exchange for my honest review. This is backed up evio some solid spiritual advice, but ultimately it delivsr feels hollow; like the whole novel is missing something.
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Before you decide you have a demon, apply the test: Deliver us from evil Don Basham Snippet view – Don Basham was a longtime pastor ordained in the Disciples of Christ.
Perhaps the greatest strength of the book is Basham’s balanced approach to deliverance. Even though this is not an over the top sensationalist story it still somehow gave me the creeps. But after more troubling and perplexing problems, Basham began to discover he was wrong. Want to Read saving….
Book Review: Deliver Us From Evil – By Don Basham
I suppose unless your in that situation you can never really know. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Carol marked it as to-read May 24, There basahm also the vexing “I won’t name names” dodge, like his referring to “One well-known Bible teacher, whom I greatly respect and admire This book was a real eye opener but that is not necessarily a good thing and i don’t believe it crom be of benefit so i don’t recommend this book particularly to new Christians, vulnerable or sensitive souls.
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