“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). Spiritual warfare is a reality. Satan and his demons are on a full-scale assault against humanity. They come against humanity in different ways, which we should be fully aware of. Some
For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil. (1 Jn. 3:8 KJV) One of Satan’s most clever and succesful tactics is to keep us ignorant of his activity. It is to his advantage when we rationalize demonic activity as “natural”. Satanic operations are so intense
But it is a spirit in man, And the breath of the Almighty gives them understanding. (Job 32:8 NAS) The spiritual realm governs the physical world we see. The natural world is simply a platform for display of the activity of the spirit realm. This truth becomes even more important to us as a believer.
But He turned and said to Peter, “Get behind Me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to Me; for you are not setting your mind on God’s interests, but man’s.” (Matt. 16:23 NAS) One of the challenges of the “ultra-modern, high-tech man” is to acknowledge the reality of the spirit world. The world of the
For the weapons of our warfare are not human weapons, but are made powerful by God for tearing down strongholds… (2 Cor. 10:4 NET) Spiritual strongholds are areas that Satan and the kingdom of darkness have a firm grip on our lives. They might control our lives, even without our knowledge. One of Satan’s greatest
Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. (Jas. 4:7 ) We live in a heavily spiritual environment called the earth. Satanic activity against us covers the entire spectrum, from obvious ones such as witchcraft or demonic possession to less subtle manifestations affecting people’s health, finances, and relationships. A
Then Peter took him( Jesus), and began to rebuke him, saying, Be it far from thee, Lord: this shall not be unto thee. But he turned, and said unto Peter, Get thee behind me, Satan… (Matt. 16:22-23 ) Jesus responded to Peter’s rebuke with a stern and firm reply “Get thee behind, Satan!” This was not
Neither give place to the devil. (Eph. 4:27 KJV) Satan is the origin of the oppression going on in the world. He is often working under the cover of nature. Many will be surprised to figure out that what is going on in their health, emotions, finances, relations etc, is not natural but demonic. If