“How you are fallen from heaven, O Day Star [Lucifer; satan – the adversary], son of Dawn! How you are cut down to the ground, you who laid the nations low! – Isaiah 14:12
And he [JESUS] said to them, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. Luke 10:18
The DEVIL CAMOUFLAGED as an ANGEL of LIGHT …
And no wonder, for even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light. 2 Cor 11:14
“Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.” – Mathew 4:1
But when the archangel MICHAEL, contending with the devil, was disputing about the body of MOSES, he did not presume to pronounce a blasphemous judgment, but said, “The Lord rebuke you.” – Jude 1:9
the “PREDATOR” … HIS “PREY” …
So that we would not be outwitted by Satan; for we are not ignorant of HIS DESIGNS.” – 2 Cor 2:11
“Simon, Simon, behold, Satan demanded to have you, that he might sift you like wheat” – Luke 22:31
When anyone hears the word of the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what has been sown in his heart. This is what was sown along the path. – Matthew 13:19
“Watch and pray that you may not enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.” – Matthew 26:41
KNOW YOUR ENEMY …
“You belong to your father, the devil, and you want to carry out your father’s desires. He was a murderer from the beginning, not holding to the truth, for there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks his native language, for he is a liar and the father of lies.” – John 8:44
In their case the god of this world has blinded the minds of the unbelievers, to keep them from seeing the light of the gospel of the glory of Christ, who is the image of God. – 2 Corinthians 4:4
Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. – John 10:10
“In which you once walked, following the course of this world, following the prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work in the sons of disobedience” – Ephesians 2:2
“We know that we are from God, and the whole world lies in the power of the evil one” – 1 John 5:19
Then he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the Lord, and Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him. – Zechariah 3:1
PUT ON the WHOLE ARMOR of GOD … and the SHIELD of FAITH … Ephesians 6
For we do NOT wrestle against FLESH and BLOOD, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the COSMIC powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places.
BEWARE OUR “SO CALLED “LEADERS” … “WOKE” WOLVES in Sheep’s Clothing …
By this it is EVIDENT who are the children of GOD, and who are the children of the devil: whoever does not practice righteousness is not of God, nor is the one who does not love his brother.” – 1 John 3:10
But he that is an hireling, and not the shepherd, whose own the sheep are not, sees the wolf coming, and leaves the sheep, and flees: and the wolf catches them, and scatters the sheep. – John 10:12
“For such men are false apostles, deceitful workmen, disguising themselves as apostles of Christ. And no wonder, for even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light. So it is no surprise if his servants, also, disguise themselves as servants of righteousness. Their end will correspond to their deeds.
For false christs and false prophets will arise and perform great signs and wonders, so as to lead astray, if possible, even the elect.
Little children, you are from God and have overcome them, for he who is in you is greater than he who is in the world – 1 John 4:4
OUR SHEPHERD …
And the living one. I died, and behold I am alive forevermore, and I have the keys of Death and Hades. – Revelation 1:18
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy.
I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.
“Since therefore the children share in flesh and blood, he himself likewise partook of the same things, that through death he might destroy the one who has the power of death, that is, the devil” – Hebrews 2:14
“Whoever makes a practice of sinning is of the devil, for the devil has been sinning from the beginning.
The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the works of the devil.” – 1 John 3:8
And the great dragon was thrown down, that ancient serpent, who is called the devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world – he was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him. – Revelation 12:9
“And I heard a loud voice in heaven, saying, “Now the salvation and the power and the kingdom of our God and the authority of his Christ have come, for the accuser of our brothers has been thrown down, who accuses them day and night before our God.” – Revelation 12:10
Now is the judgment of this world; now will the ruler of this world be cast out. – John 12:31
And the devil who had deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and sulfur where the beast and the false prophet were, and they will be tormented day and night forever and ever. – Revelation 20:10
The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you. – Romans 16:20
“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.” – 2 Corinthians 5:17
Do not fear what you are about to suffer. Behold, the devil is about to throw some of you into prison, that you may be tested, and for ten days you will have tribulation. Be faithful unto death, and I will give you the crown of life. – Revelation 2:10
He who has an ear, let him hear what the Spirit says to the Church (God’s “ecclesia” – out called ones) – To him who overcomes, I will give to eat from the tree of life, which is in the midst of the Paradise of God.” Revelation 2:7.
“And he who overcomes and keeps My works until the end, to him I will give power over the nations – ‘He shall rule them with a rod of iron; They shall be dashed to pieces like the potter’s vessels’ – as I also have received from my Father; and I will give him the morning star.” Revelation 2:26-28.
He who overcomes shall be clothed in white garments, and I will not blot out his name from the Book of Life; but I will confess his name before My Father and before His angels.” Revelation 3:5.
“My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow Me. And I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish,” Jesus said. (John 10:27-28
“He who overcomes, I will make him a pillar in the temple of My God, and he shall go out no more. I will write on him the name of My God and the name of the city of My God, the New Jerusalem, which comes down out of heaven from My God. And I will write on him My new name.” Revelation 3:12
“To him who overcomes I will grant to sit with Me on My throne, as I also overcame and sat down with My Father on His throne.” Revelation 3:21.
Revelation 20: “Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more.
2 And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband.
3 And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Behold, the dwelling place of God is with man. He will dwell with them, and they will be his people, and God himself will be with them as their God.
4 He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.”
5 And he who was seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things NEW.” Also he said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.”
6 And he said to me, “It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end.
To the thirsty I will give from the spring of the water of life without payment.
7 The one who CONQUERS will have this heritage, and I will be his God and he will be my son.