-Every Christian is engaged in a warfare, described as wrestling match Eph 6:12 -When you are engaged in a battle it is very important to be able to identify the enemy.
-1 Peter 5:8 The enemy is seeking for someone to devour, implies that not everyone is devourable.
Especially if you learn from the word of God about him. 2Cor 10:4
-Rev 12:7-9 - The devil and his angels were cast out into the earth. They live to deceive the whole world.
-Heb 1:3-14 Angels are ministering spirits sent forth to minister for them who shall be heirs of salvation. The angels who fell use the same empowerment they had on the good side to work against us.
Topics to Come: -Nature of Evil Spirits -The Activities of Evil Spirits -How to deal with evil spirits to overcome them.
We need to learn how to identify the evil spirits when they are at work, to call things by what they are.
Matt 15:22-25 The woman was able to diagnose the problem accurately - vexed with a devil. Mark 9:17-19 - the man accurtely diagnosed his son's problem to evil spirits.
-It pays to live holy and pure yourself that you may not have compromised with the enemy and lose power over him.