Read Romans 13:12 from your Bible
“Cast Off!” That is the same word that is implied in Mark 16:17:
“And these signs shall follow them who believe; In my name they shall cast out devils…”
Many are heavily oppressed. By that oppression they are under influences that are, as it were, stronger than their ordinary will.
“Cast Off” connotes a force. Jesus said, “In my name they shall cast out devils.” “Cast off” implies that you can get yourself out of it.
You say to that spirit of adultery, or that spirit of lying: “Loose your grip off me in the name of Jesus!” And off it goes.
They are not natural forces. That’s why the Bible says, “Cast off!” They are essentially spiritual, demonic, satanic forces!
Listen to me: after you have made your choice, and have entered into a covenant with God with an oath, never to be found in that thing again, and the motions of that sin is still trying to move in your body, cast it out! It’s a stranger in a hiding place, waiting to devour and destroy your destiny. Cast it off! He said, “Cast off the works of darkness…!” And in Mark 6:7, we are told:
“And he called unto him the twelve, and began to send them forth by two and two; and gave them power over unclean spirits.”
And in Luke 10:17, they returned with the report that:
“… even the devils are subject unto us through thy name.”
Jesus said: “I have power over unclean spirits to cast them out”.
I want you to know that you have power, given you by Jesus, to cast out unclean spirits. You can cast out all manner of unclean spirits!
This is the last straw that will destroy the devil’s hold on anyone’s life.
It always works!
And there was in their synagogue a man with an unclean spirit; he cried out, ( read Mark 1:23-26 from your Bible)