Wednesday, July 24, 2013Cosmic system does the same damage to Unbel’s & Bel’s as artillery strikes. Suppression, destroy strongholds, inflict casualties and cause surrender or retreat.
Satan’s system of media, celebrity, politics & education, as well as false teaching and doctrines of demons make up a majority of the artillery attacks.
Schemes in verse 11, is Methodeia. Cunning arts & deceitful craft, also to lie in wait or to follow craftily.
Same word in EPH 4:14
Helikia, a suitable age, to reach a limit or certain stage. Pleroma meaning completely filled, abundantly filled, a Spiritual completeness within you.
EPH 4:15 & 16 Express truth in all aspects of your life, by action, word and lifestyle. Grow up in every way to follow the example of our Lord Jesus Christ.
He is the Head and because of Him this whole body (church) exists and is joined firmly together, all different parts working for one common goal.
When each part is working properly (power of HS) it should grow and build itself up to maturity in virtue love.
LUK 4:1-2, Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led around by the Spirit in the wilderness for forty days, being tempted by the devil.
ROM 13:12-14, Lay aside the deeds of darkness and put on the armor of light. Put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh.
COL 3:10 Put on the new self who is being renewed to a true knowledge according to the image of the One who created him.
1TH 5:8 Let us be of sober mind, putting on the breastplate of faith & love and the helmet of the (confident expectation) hope of salvation.
Anthistemi (aor,act,imp) ‘But oppose’ or stand and oppose. The active voice is saying every Bel does it with BD in the soul because they are subordinate to God. JAM 4:7