Welcome to Eric Barger’s. Seminar Ministry. Here are just a few short excerpts from Eric Barger’s current Take A Stand! Seminar slides. (We utilize computer animation and travel with a state-of-the-art video projector.). Eric Barger’s. T AKE A S TAND! M I N I S T R I E S. The of America
Welcome toEric Barger’s
Here are just a few short excerpts fromEric Barger’s current Take A Stand! Seminar slides.
(We utilize computer animation and travel with astate-of-the-art video projector.)
TAKE ASTAND! M I N I S T R I E S
Harry Potter, Pokémon and Hollywood
DEUTERONOMY 18: 9-12
When thou art come into the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee, thou shalt not learn to do after the abominations of those nations. 10There shall not be found among you any one that maketh his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that useth divination, or an observer of times, or an enchanter, or a witch. 11Or a charmer, or a consulter with familiar spirits, or a wizard, or a necromancer. 12For all that do these things are an abomination unto the LORD: and because of these abominations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from before thee.
- Video games, trading cards, daily cartoons, 3 movies, and now a vast array of action figures and characters
- Wizards of the Coast...the creators of DUNGEONS & DRAGONS and MAGIC THE GATHERING
Pokémon = problems!
* Violence * Occultic * Addictive
Pokémon means“Pocket Monster”
The Harry Potter series is the most popular children’s book series in HISTORY.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is now the fastest selling literary work ofALL TIME!
The Occult book series in
The Church must unify and vigorously stand against New Age, neopagan occultism!
* 70% of those turning to witchcraft claim they were raised in “Christian” homes.(Drawing Down the Moon, Margot Adler)
* 75% of those turning to the New Age Movement claim they were raised in “Christian” homes. (Gallup Poll, 1987)
1) PREVIEW around us... - Whether its video games, books, cartoons, TV shows or movies, get involved and find out what your kids are tempted by or drawn to. This information will assist you greatly as you pray and do warfare for your kids’ souls.
2) COMMUNICATE around us... - Don’t just tell your kids something is wrong - explain why. USE SCRIPTURE! It IS the final authority!
3) PRAY around us... - Not only pray for your kids but when their friends are drawn to evil influences, lead your kids in prayer that those influences are bound and broken in the lives of others. i.e., SPIRITUAL WARFARE.
4) DEVELOP around us... - Through PREVIEWING, PRAYING & COMMUNICATING you help kids develop a godly decision-making process FOR LIFE about...
- Entertainment - School
- Media - Culture
- Friends (peer-pressure)
5) REST & TRUST around us... -That God is on the throne!
6) RECEIVE around us... -God’s grace for the past. (Rom. 8:1)
7) ACTION around us... - For the future. (Phil. 3:13)