(Sharon Daughtery) Over the last few years, I have grieved deep within as I have watched believers around me get knocked off by the enemy through their negligence, lack of self-control and wrong choices. Though Satan is the author of every evil thing that happens, we can’t continue to blame him for everything.

Weekly, I am meeting with ministers’ wives and ministry families who haven’t heeded the warnings of the Holy Spirit. Because they have neglected to cut off wrong influences or relationships, they have been needlessly sucked into a web of deception, sending their lives into a downward spiral.

In one such case, a pastor’s wife related a story to me about how her husband had become attracted to a member of his advisory board. The other woman, a “prophetess,” was part of an inner circle that, along with the pastor, ran the church. These were considered the more spiritual church members. READ MORE