Posted: Tue Sep 08, 2009 9:55 pm Post subject: 1 PETER 5:6-9 OVERCOMING TEMPTATIONS IN WAR AGAINST SATAN
OVERCOMING TEMPTATION IN THE WAR AGAINST SATAN1 Peter 5:
STEP ONE HUMBLE YOURSELF vs. 6a
Admit you need the Trinity's help. Eph 6:12
STEP TWO TURN GOD LOOSE vs. 6b
Be submissive to God's powerful work in you for this same God
held back rivers, open the earth, tore down walls, emptied a tomb,
makes power perfect in weakness, 2 Cor 12:9.
STEP THREE NO ANXIETY REPLACE IT WITH FAITH vs. 7
Cast your anxiety on God because he cares for you!
God's angels guard us Ps 91:11-12
God is for us. Rom 8:31
God has promised help. 2 Tim 4:18
God is within 1 John 4:4
God is our shield 1 Pet 1:3
God is our might Eph 6:10
God is faithful and will give us a way of escape 1 Cor 10:13
STEP FOUR IS TO BE SELF-CONTROLLED AND ALERT vs. 8
Don't give the Devil a foothold. James 1:12-15
He is our enemy and as a lion wants to debour us.
STEP FIVE RESIST HIM vs. 9
Submit yourself to God James 4:7-10
Do not listen to the Devil, talk with him, reason or discuss anything.
STEP SIX STAND FIRM
Be sure to put on the full armor of God every morning! Eph 6:13-18
Run to Jesus Heb 4:15-16
STEP SEVEN KNOW OTHERS ARE FIGHTING THE FIGHT
You are not alone in this war agains evil! Have close Christian's of
the family of God! Pray for each other. Get together and study
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