The Devil’s Opposition, Lk 2:1-3

In the accounts of the birth of Christ, we find an obvious influence of the devil, in the affairs of men, to oppose the coming of Christ. Look at these evidences of the devil’s opposition. Caesar’s world tax – Lk 2:1-3.  This raiser of taxes is typified in Dan 11:20-22...

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King of Tyrus, Ezek 28:11-19

In Ezek 28:11-19, the Lord addresses Satan in the king of Tyrus, in the same way that Jesus addressed Satan in Peter in Matt 16:23.  What God says to the devil in this lamentation against the king of Tyrus begins with the devil’s creation. The Devil Before His Fall When...

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The Devil a Thief, Jn 10:10

The Devil is described in a number of capacities in the Bible.  He is the tempter, Matt 4:3; the deceiver, Rev 12; the accuser; Rev 12; the liar, Jn 8:44; the destroyer, 1 Cor 10:10, 5:5; and the roaring lion, 1 Pet 5:8, to name a few.  In Jn 10:10...

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The Devil’s Lies, Jn 8:44

The Devil’s Lies Jn 8: 44 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO of The Devil’s Lies According to Jn 8:44, the devil is a liar and the father of all lies.  He took over the human race in the garden of Eden.  He did it by lying.  The devil has three advantages.  One, he...

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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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