Our Adversary the Devil

Our Adversary the Devil

Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. Resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same kinds of suffering are being experienced by your brotherhood throughout the world. (1 Pet 5:8-9)

What Can We Know About This Adversary? 

  • Satan (“the Adversary”) or the devil (“slanderer”) is real
  • Satan is not deity
  • Satan was not alone in his rebellion against God
  • Satan is at odds with God
  • Satan is an accusing, distorting, deceitful, crafty, corrupted liar
  • Satan’s opportunities to accuse in heaven have come to an end
  • Christians are prepped against Satan in terms of war
  • Satan is passionate about opposing the gospel
  • As a result of Satan and his influence, this world is a dark place
  • Satan knows that his time is short
  • Satan will not be alone in hell

This sermon was delivered on January 27, 2013.

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About Jason Hardin

Jason lives in southern Indiana with his wife Shelly and their three daughters. He works with the Charlestown Road church of Christ. Jason has written three books and a variety of workbooks. He's a fan of photography, baseball, mountains, wildlife, BBQ, banana pudding, and coffee. You can contact him here or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

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