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April 26, 2011
For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. (2 Tim. 1:7)
The Bible teaches about poverty and its effects on people. However, many believers fail to discern the Bible’s teachings concerning the spirit of poverty. The spirit of poverty has nothing to do with how much one owns, or what they eat or wear. The spirit of poverty can and does oppress even wealthy people; while many people who live well below the "poverty level" are not at all oppressed by this spirit. It has nothing to do with wealth or lack of it; it has everything to do with greed and the fear of loss.
The spirit of poverty is a generational spirit; therefore it is a familiar (or family-line) spirit that primarily operates through iniquity; although it can be... Continue >