“Not to us, O Lord, not to us, but to Your name give glory because of Your lovingkindness, because of Your truth” (Psalm 115:1).
Psalm 115J esus, “the Great Shepherd of the sheep,” delivers well the warning of the pitfalls for every footstep taken through the counterfeit doorway by the one who would bring a lamb into destruction: “Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter by the door into the fold of the sheep, but climbs up some other way, he is a thief and a robber” (John 10:1).
Some idols are large and audacious. Some are small and subtle. Some idols destroy a Christ-follower quickly; most destroy slowly. Some idols are obvious; most are elusive.