Daily Devotional from Elisabeth Elliot
Saturday, July 3, 2010
Elisabeth Elliot shares biblical truths on grief, joy, divorce, marriage, family, home, children, single parents, etc. She served as a missionary for many years in the jungles of Ecuador where her husband, Jim Elliot was killed by the Auca Indian tribe.
Offering wisdom and insight for dealing with life's difficultiesTitle: The Fear of Loss
Author: Elisabeth Elliot
In C.S. Lewis' Screwtape Letters we see with startling clarity the cleverness of the enemy in deceiving human beings.
Selfishness has a thousand forms, most of which we are slow to recognize for what they are. I was thinking about the fear of loss and what a stranglehold it can have on me. As I listed some of the things I dreaded to lose, it occurred to me that this fear is a deadly form of selfhttp://www.christiananswers.net/q-eden/elliot.html.
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