Understanding Satan’s Devices Part 3

Seeds of Death or Life

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

I. Understanding Satan’s Devices

A. Seeds of Death or Life

1. (2 Cor. 2:10-11) Satan can take advantage of us if we are ignorant of his devices.

a. (Mark 4:11-14) Parable of the Sower and the Seed

2. (Matt. 13:24-30, 36-43) Satan is sowing destructive seed.

a. (ref. John 10:10 AMP) loss, death and destruction are from the devil.

~(ref. Ps. 107:20; John 8:31-32)

b. (John 8:44) Satan plants lies in the heart that bring loss, death, destruction and bondage.

~(ref. 1 Pet. 5:8) “your adversary the devil…seeking whom he may devour.”

~(2 Cor. 11:3-4, 13-15 all NLT) Satan deceives

3. (Heb. 4:15) How does Satan communicate his lies and temptation?  Spirit to spirit to our thoughts and/or through other people.

a. Spirit to spirit through our thoughts.

~(Gen. 3:1-6) Eve

-(Rev. 12:9; 20:2) that serpent of old

~(Matt. 4:1-12, 17) Jesus

b. Other people

~(Matt. 16:13-23) Peter

4. (2 Cor. 10:3-5) bring every thought into captivity to the obedience of Christ.

a. (Heb. 4:12) discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.

[Pastor Lee Stokes]

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