Resist the devil

Resist the devil

Spritual warfare

⌈James 4:7⌋  Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

⌈야고보서 4:7⌋ 그러므로 하나님께 복종하라. 마귀를 대적하라. 그리하면 그가 너희에게서 도망하리라.

  • Work of the flesh: Adultery, Fornication …, Hatred, Wrath, Strife, Envy
  • Fruits of the spirit: Joy, Peace, Love, Longsuffering, Faith, Gentleness, Goodness, Meekness, Temperance
Who is Satan?
  • the first, most beautiful creature
    • Lucifer, son of the morning! (Isaiah 14:12)
      • proud: I will be like the most High (Isaiah 14:14)
  • An angel of light (2 Cor 11:14)
    • …no marvel; for Satan himself is transformed into an angel of light
      • He can make evil look good and good look evil
  • The god of this world (2 Cor 4:4)
    • …blinded the minds of them
Victimized by Satan
  • Job’s wife, Job’s friends, Job himself
  • Judas Iscariot, Peter, Paul
  • How about you?
Satan’s Subtle Suggestions
  • Just do it!
  • Everybody does it!
  • Just for this time only!
  • It’s not your fault, It’s others’ fault. It’s God’s fault!
Wield the Sword

⌈Matthew 4:4⌋ It is written …

⌈Matthew 4:7⌋ It is written …

⌈Matthew 4:9⌋ It is written …

Satan’s voice vs God’s voice

Satan’s voice always contradicts the God’s voice in His written word.

  • Satan’s voice:
    • ALONE, ASHAMED, FEARFUL,
    • MISERABLE, NO JOY, NO PEACE
    • NO CONTENTMENT
  • God’s voice:
    • LOVE, JOY, PEACE,
    • LONGSUFFERING, GENTLENESS, GOODNESS,
    • FAITH MEEKNESS TEMPERANCE
 ⌈Matthew 26:41⌋ Watch and pray, that ye enter not into temptation”

⌈마태복음 26:41⌋ 너희가 시험에 빠지지 않게 깨어 기도하라. 참으로 영은 원하되 육이 약하도다, 하시니라.