Our friend Cindy Tutsch from the White Estate has written a great collection of Bible study guides with scripture and her commentary to help you understand the texts better. This one is all about Miracles and how to tell whether they are real or fake. Use this guide to help you get deep into the Bible to find out more for yourself!—Editors
Matthew 10: 7,8
Miracle are biblical.
The devil has the ability to perform miracles.
2 Corinthians 11:13-15
The devil’s agents can appear to do good.
Not everyone who prays beautifully and claims to be a Christian is a genuine.
Matthew 15:7, 8
You can say all the right words and not be accepted by God.
It is possible that persons performing miracles with Satan’s power actually believe it is the power of God.
Acid test of miracles. If the miracle worker teaches something contrary to the Bible, that “miracle worker” is working through Satan’s power. Beware!
The genuine miracle-worker will bear good fruit. For a list of the fruits he/she will bear, see next text!
Galations 5:22, 23
All these fruits should be evident in the lives of those practicing healing arts.
James 5: 14-16
Don’t be afraid to ask God for a miracle!