HOW TO BE VICTORIOUS IN SPIRITUAL WARFARE
EPHESIANS 6: 10 - 17
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JESUS CHRIST, "the Son of God was manifested, that He might
destroy the works of the devil" (I John 3: 8).
The work Satan has been doing from the dawn of creation is
described in this same verse: "...the devil sinned from the
In the wilderness after His baptism, Jesus met Satan one on one
and won. In that wilderness confrontation the devil attacked
Christ at the three most vulnerable points we human beings have.
In each instance Christ applied Scripture and gained the
Throughout His life on earth, these two supernatural superpowers
met time and again and in each instance Christ emerged the
Their last confrontation was on Calvary's cross. There it
appeared Satan finally body-slammed Christ and won the ultimate
victory as symbolized by the tomb in which the lifeless body of
Christ lay. Christ was indeed down --- but decidedly not out. In
the resurrection He conquered sin, death, and the devil.
Summarily, Colossians 1: 13, 14 says: "He has delivered us from
the power of darkness and translated us into the kingdom of the
Son of His love, in Whom we have redemption through His blood,
the forgiveness of sin." Thus, we share Christ's victory.
For a number of years we lived on the West Bank in NewOrleans.
Near our home was a massive earthen rampart. It was part
of the defense line in the battle of New Orleans. Here the
rag-tag ar ...
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