To keep demons from being territorial in our lives we must;
1) Concentrate on the power God has given us
2) Use the word of God as our guide.
The Role of Music Encouraging Evil Spirits
1) Satan, once called Lucifer, was created to worship God. Music was actually ingrained in him when he was formed.
2) When King Saul was tormented by an evil spirit, instrumental music was used to drive away the demons.
1 Samuel 16:14-23
3) When Elisha needed to hear from the Spirit of God, he called for the minstrel. As the minstrel played, the Spirit of God came upon him and he prophesied.
2 Kings 3:14-15
4) When the musicians in the temple played instruments and worshipped God, the presence of God filled the house.
2 Chronicles 5:13
1 John 4:7-13
Three Types of Love
1 John 3:1
Romantic love needs to sit on a foundation of Agape Love
Characteristics of Agape Love
a) love people inspire of
b) its unconditional
c) its sacrificial
Friendship and respect must be present
3) Eros -sexual love
Reasons Why People Marry
1) To Solve The Problems of Loneliness
2) To Be a Helpmeet
Beautiful does not mean suitable
2 Chronicles 26:15
A lot of marital abuse comes from the person not beingsuitable for you
Good to you, is different from good for you
3) To Avoid Fornication
1 Corinthians 7:1-2; 6:18
'Against' means that you are not for or on the same side
4) To Have Children
Your natural habits can make a way for evil spirits
People can take natural things to an unnatural level
An evil spirit can take cover in your sadness and oppress you
Once you have a reason, you forget the aim
The spirit of Satan re-describes authority figures as dictators or tyrants