Spiritual Attacks, Lk 4:1-12

Spiritual Attacks Spiritual attacks from the devil often follow spiritual highs with the Lord.  We see this with the baptism of Jesus Christ. In Jn 1:29-34, we see why John baptized the men of Israel and why he baptized Jesus.  John preached the baptism of repentance for the remission of...

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Declaration of Independence, Jn 8:36

Declaration of Independence Jn 8:36 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Excerpts from the declaration of independence encourage us to declare our independence from our former tyrannical rulers, the devil, the world and the flesh. When in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands...

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Ahead of Time, Lk 4:5-7

The Devil Offers You Something Good Ahead of Time One way the devil tempts you is to offer you something good ahead of time.  He offers you something now that he knows you’re going to get later.  In this, the devil is very subtle.  You can have what you want...

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The Thief, Jn 10:10

The Thief Jn 10:10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO We can contrast the thief in Jn 10 with the shepherd. Today, we will study the thief and in the following broadcast, we will study the shepherd.  The thief represents the devil and his followers [Jn 10:8] who work for him [see 2...

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The Counterfeit, 2 Cor 11: 14

The Counterfeit 2 Cor. 11: 14 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Devil is a Counterfeit Jesus The devil is the enemy of the Lord Jesus Christ.  Yet, when he presents himself, he often manifests himself as the antitype of Jesus.  And when he works through a religion, he is a counterfeit. ...

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This Wisdom Descendeth Not From Above, Jas 3:14-16

This Wisdom Descendeth Not From Above Jas 3:14-16 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO There is a wisdom that is prevalent in Christianity today and it has nothing to do with the Lord.  James says that this wisdom descendeth not from above.  Instead it is earthly, sensual and devilish.  Today we are going...

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Worship of an Ox, Ps 106:20

Worship of An Ox Ps. 106:20 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO When Aaron made the golden calf, Israel changed their glory into the similitude of an ox that eateth grass.  It is amazing that they would change the glory of God into an ox when you consider, first, the evidence they had...

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You and the Devil, Jas 4:7

You and the Devil Jas 4:7 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The devil is our adversary.  He has multitudes of ways to hurt us and we have many ways to protect ourselves from him.  We must know his tactics and our defenses. The devil can devour us (1 Pet 5:8), he can...

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Give and Take, Jn 3:16

When we were teaching a men’s Bible study on Monday nights at the church, we were going over some instructions on how to identify the pertinent parts of a verse and how to expound and outline each of those parts.  When we finished dealing with two verses on money, our...

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Keeping the Devil Out, 1 Pet 5:8-9

Keeping the Devil Out 1 Pet 5:8-9 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO In the two prior broadcasts, we discussed possession by the devil and getting the devil out.  Today we are going to discuss keeping the devil out.  These are precautions that can help you keep the devil from influencing and controlling...

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