It Can and Does Happen
| Check it out! Take
your concordance and see how many references there are about deception,
being deceived, how even those in Christ can be deceived. The devil is a
master of deception.
What does it mean to be deceived? It is to be misled, misguided, taken in the wrong direction while thinking you are going the right way, being seduced into thinking something is true when it is not true. You get the picture. Honesty and sincerity is not sufficient. You must be right as you are honest and sincere. You can be taught wrong and be confident but all the while be mistaken.
We can be deceived by others and even deceive ourselves. There are many ways and many areas where we can be deceived. We may explore some of these in the days to come. BUT IT CAN HAPPEN even to us.