THE DEVIL AND HIS DEVICES

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THE DEVIL IS REAL. Not just an evil influenceNot a myth.The fact that we can not see him does not prove he does not exist.. THE DEVIL IS REAL. Proven by his temptation of Adam and Eve (Genesis 3).. THE DEVIL IS REAL. Proven by his temptation of Adam and Eve (Genesis 3).Proven by the account of Jo

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1. 2 Corinthians 2:11 THE DEVIL AND HIS DEVICES

2. THE DEVIL IS REAL Not just an evil influence Not a myth. The fact that we can not see him does not prove he does not exist.

3. THE DEVIL IS REAL Proven by his temptation of Adam and Eve (Genesis 3).

4. THE DEVIL IS REAL Proven by his temptation of Adam and Eve (Genesis 3). Proven by the account of Job (1:6-7).

5. Job 1:6-7 “Now there was a day when the sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and Satan also came among them. And the LORD said to Satan, ‘From where do you come?” So Satan answered the LORD and said, ‘From going to and fro on the earth, and from walking back and forth on it.’”

6. THE DEVIL IS REAL Proven by his temptation of Adam and Eve (Genesis 3). Proven by the account of Job (1:6-7). Proven by his temptation of Jesus (Matthew 4:1ff).

7. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.”

8. 2 Corinthians 2:11 “…lest Satan should take advantage of us; for we are not ignorant of his devices.” Devices = “scheme, trick, plan with an evil design.”

9. James 4:7 “Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you.”

10. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.” He uses “methods.”

11. Ephesians 6:11 “Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil.” “wiles” - “tricks, cunning procedures.” “guile – deceit.” “to follow up by method or settled plan.” (Thayer).

12. 1 Timothy 6:10 “For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil.” “for which some have strayed from the faith in their greediness, and pierced themselves through with many sorrows.”

13. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.” He uses “methods.” He works through agents.

14. 2 Corinthians 11:13-15 “For such are false apostles, deceitful workers, transforming themselves into apostles of Christ. And no wonder! For Satan himself transforms himself into an angel of light. Therefore it is no great thing if his ministers also transform themselves into ministers of righteousness, whose end will be according to their works.”

15. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.” He uses “methods.” He works through agents. He lies.

16. John 8:44 “You are of your father the devil, and the desires of your father you want to do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks from his own resources, for he is a liar and the father of it.”

17. 2 Thessalonians 2:9-12 “The coming of the lawless one is according to the working of Satan, with all power, signs, and lying wonders, and with all unrighteous deception among those who perish, because they did not receive the love of the truth, that they might be saved. And for this reason God will send them a strong delusion, that they should believe the lie, that they all may be condemned who did not believe the truth but had pleasure in unrighteousness.”

18. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.” He uses “methods.” He works through agents. He lies. He perverts Scripture.

19. Matthew 4:6 “…and said to Him, ‘If you are the Son of God, throw Yourself down. For it is written:’ ‘He shall give His angels charge over you,’ and, ‘In their hands they shall bear you up, lest you dash your foot against a stone.’”

20. Hebrews 2:2-4 “For if the word spoken through angels proved steadfast, and every transgression and disobedience received a just reward, how shall we escape if we neglect so great a salvation, which at the first began to be spoken by the Lord, and was confirmed to us by those who heard Him, God also bearing witness both with signs and wonders, with various miracles, and gifts of the Holy Spirit, according to His own will.”

21. Mark 16:20 “And they went out and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them and confirming the word through the accompanying signs. Amen.”

22. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.” He uses “methods.” He works through agents. He lies. He perverts Scripture. He tries to hinder the truth.

23. Luke 8:11 “The seed is the word of God.”

24. Revelation 2:10 “Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.”

25. Luke 8:12 “Those by the wayside are the ones who hear; then the devil comes and takes away the word out of their hearts, lest they should believe and be saved.”

26. Luke 8:14 “Now the ones that fell among thorns are those who, when they have heard, go out and are choked with cares, riches, and pleasures of life, and bring no fruit to maturity.”

27. HOW THE DEVIL DOES HIS WORK He works through “devices.” He uses “methods.” He works through agents. He lies. He perverts Scripture. He tries to hinder the truth.

28. 2 Corinthians 2:11 “…lest Satan should take advantage of us; for we are not ignorant of his devices.”

29. PLAN OF SALVATION Hear the word (Romans 10:17) Believe the gospel (Mark 16:15-16). Repent of sins (Luke 13:3). Confess Christ (Matthew 10:32-33). Be Baptized (Acts 2:38). Live faithful life (Revelation 2:10).

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