We don't hear much about spiritual warfare
these days (1 Timothy 4:1-2). Most churches
seem to ignore the reality of Satan and the
evil he inspires. God's warnings about
fellowship with the world's alluring thrills
doesn't fit the contemporary image of Jesus as
a tolerant, easy-going friend.
o wonder our
public schools are becoming bastions of
atheism, immorality and spreading fast the
promotion of Islam. Like the persecuted Jews
during and after Hitler's holocaust, todays
Jews and Christians are facing hatred and
It's no secret that
Satan's lies have sparked wars and cruelty
through the ages. Ever since Adam and Eve chose
to follow their own feelings and desires rather
than Gods wise guidelines, humanity has faced
assaults from 'the evil one' often through his
willing pawns. Call him the Devil, Deceiver,
Satan, or serpent; it doesn't matter. It's all
the same ruthless oppressor.
beginning, this invisible fiend has been
seeding doubt, depravity, despair, and death.
Through the ages, he has inspired idolatry,
witchcraft, deadly curses, and magical arts
used to control people and corrupt cultures.
The only answer is for Christians
to really "Put On God's Armor" (Ephesians 6)