Pastor With Show on Oprah's Network: This Is the Way to Foil Spiritual Attacks On Your Family

Lakewood Church Pastor Joel Osteen with John Gray.
Lakewood Church Pastor Joel Osteen with John Gray. (realjohngray/Instagram)

There is no doubt that many families are under spiritual attack.

Infidelity, divorce, sickness, wayward children and addictions have become all too common, even for Christian households.

Pastor, actor, singer and comedian John Gray recently shared his response to a spiritual attack on his family in a post on Instagram.

"This cup changes everything," said Gray, who once served as the associate pastor at Joel Osteen's Lakewood church.

In his post, which contains a picture of a red cup with a drop of juice in it, he continued, "Tonight, I sensed an attack on my family. So I gathered them together at 1:00 a.m. and read Matthew 26 and the words of Jesus Christ as He instituted The Lord's Supper. I got some crackers and grape juice. and I gave my family Communion. I declared the word of healing over my wife and kids."

Get Spirit-filled content delivered right to your inbox! Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.

He goes on to say, "And I expect God to hear my prayers and heal my kids and my wife and I from these light weight demonic attacks. I en[c]ourage every believer to have family communion as often as you can. The Blood STILL HAS ALL POWER!"

Gray concluded his post by referencing Matthew 26:26-30 (KJV), which reads, "And as they were eating, Jesus took bread, and blessed it, and brake it, and gave it to the disciples, and said, Take eat; this is my body. And he took the cup, and gave thanks, and gave it to them saying, Drink ye all of it; For this is my blood of the new testament, which is shed for many for the remission of sins But I say unto you, I will not drink henceforth of this fruit of the vine, until that day when I drink it new with you in my Father's kingdom. And when they had sung an hymn, they went out into the mount of Olives."

More than 40,000 people responded to the post.

"Thank you for sharing," said kasey2828. "Great idea."

"WILL DO!!! AND ILL BE PRAYING FOR YOURS AND YOUR WIFES HEALING!" iamrobyntsmith commented.

Meanwhile, Gray, who has a reality TV show on OWN, is leaving Osteen's ministry in Houston to pastor a church in Greenville, South Carolina.

Copyright The Christian Broadcasting Network, Inc., All rights reserved.

Get Spirit-filled content delivered right to your inbox! Click here to subscribe to our newsletter.

Join us on our podcast each weekday for an interesting story, well told, from Charisma News. Listen at charismapodcastnetwork.com.

Great Resources to help you excel in 2019! #1 John Eckhardt's "Prayers That..." 6-Book Bundle. Prayer helps you overcome anything life throws at you. Get a FREE Bonus with this bundle. #2 Learn to walk in the fullness of your purpose and destiny by living each day with Holy Spirit. Buy a set of Life in the Spirit, get a second set FREE.

Your Turn

Comment Guidelines
View/Add Comments
Charisma News - Informing believers with news from a Spirit-filled perspective