Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world (1 Jn. 4:4 KJV) The Apostle John began discussing the subject of false prophets from verse 1 of 1 John 4. He went further to talk about the spirit of
For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil (1 Jn. 3:8 KJV) The Apostle John gives us one of the reasons why Jesus came to earth. He says it is to destroy the works of the devil. The manifestation of the Son of God refers
And supper being ended, the devil having now put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon’s son, to betray him (Jn. 13:2 KJV) We know that Judas betrayed Jesus. However, many do not realize that it took Satan for Judas to betray Jesus. He had to put the idea into the heart of Judas. The
I do not want you to be participants with demons (1 Cor. 10:20 ESV) The LORD says He does not want us to be participants with demons. One of the major reasons why He says so is because demons are simply not your friends. The world tries to glamorous demons. However, the adjectives that the
And, behold, there was a woman which had a spirit of infirmity eighteen years, and was bowed together, and could in no wise lift up herself (Lk. 13:11 KJV) Jesus was teaching one day and saw a woman who had a severe form of spinal arthritis that had severely deformed her shape. The scripture says
Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron (Ps. 107:10 KJV) The Psalmist was recounting the experience of the Jews who were in great distress and agony in the land of those who had taken them captive. He says “such as sit in darkness and in
Having the understanding darkened, being alienated from the life of God through the ignorance that is in them, because of the blindness of their heart (Eph. 4:18 KJV) A few weeks ago, I did foundational teaching for our Live Glory & Grace Live Bible study online on the topic entitled “ Two Basic Principles for
For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds (2 Cor. 10:4 KJV). The scriptures clearly teach us that we are in a spiritual conflict, not with flesh and blood, that is human beings, but with a well-organized system of demonic powers and authorities.