Pastor Sydney Ropp read out of 1 Peter 5:8, sober means clear minded and to be alert. Don’t alter your state of mind, it’s your adversary. Pastor Sydney read out of John 10:1-18 and 2 Corinthians 11. 1 Timothy 4:1-2, they are teaching people to depart from faith. Pastor Sydney read from James 4:16, John 14, John 10:17, and John 5:18-19, submission to authority. Jude 20, keep yourselves in the love of God. God is love love and perfect love drives out all fear. Sin gives the devil access to you. Temptation is not sin. It is the putting action to the temptation that is sin. Pastor Sydney read from Romans 14:23, and 2 Corinthians 4:4. He talks about the lust of the eye, the lust of the flesh, and the desiring of pride in Genesis 3:2. He read from James 4:7 and 1 Peter 5:8. Worry will dull you. Perfect means that he was complete. Pastor Sydney encourages us to speak the Word and to submit to God. In Ephesians 4:26 it talks about that it is ok to be angry but, do not sin.
Pastor Sydney Ropp read from 1 Peter 5, to be watchful. Ephesians 4:26, don’t give the devil an opportunity. John 10:10, the devil has the agenda of stealing from you. God is not in control of everything. We get to choose. Satan is the god of this world, Pastor Sydney read from 2 Corinthians 4:4, John 14:30, Ephesians 2:12. Luke 4:6, Jesus said worship God and God only. Sin is what opens the door that lets the enemy in. In Romans it talks about those in sin fall short of God’s glory. Matthew 24:23. Fear and pride are the two major distractions. Strife opens the door to the devil, James 3:14. Earthly, fleshly or demonic wisdom are the three different types.Don’t get in strife with trying to cast out strife. 1 Timothy 6:4-5, a conceded proud person has craving for arguments and debates. Galatians 5:19, hatred, strife, adultery, and witchcraft. We have to examine ourselves to eliminate the open doors. Not every attack that comes against us is not caused by our sins. God is not the author of sickness. Examine ourselves in the light of the Word not in what the accusers have. It will show you your identity.. Health, wealth, and identity is where the attacks occurs. Examine yourself in the light of the Word. He is looking to get you across and into victory. Submit the authority of God and resist or fight, put on the armor of God, and watch or be alert. Be firm in faith. 1 Peter 5:8, be clear minded. Pride had blinded your heart. Isaiah 22:22, Revelations 3, Revelations 1:17. Keys authority to open a door or to lock the door. Revelations 20:1, the key to they abyss. Pastor Sydney read from Isaiah 14:13 and Luke 10:17. He referenced Matthew 18:16, to have three witnesses. Pastor Sydney read from 1 John 3:8. Matthew 28:18, power means authority. Mark 16:15-17.Believers need to do something about the devil in their lives. Jesus had done all he had done, it is our responsibility to take authority.
Pastor Sydney Ropp read out of 1 Peter 5:8. Ephesians 4:27, be angry and sin not. Don’t be concerned with who left the door open. First expose the enemy and get him out and close the door. Then be concerned with how he got in. Do not give the devil an opportunity. Pastor Sydney read from 2 Corinthians 4:4 and 1 John 5.Sin, strife, fear, anger, and pride is what gives the devil access. Being in fear is not submitting to God. You want to resist the enemy. Pastor Sydney read from 1 Peter 5, submit yourselves to the elders. Three main areas the devil tries to get in to attack, health, wealth, and identity. Pastor Sydney read from James 4:7, Revelations 3:7, Luke 10:17, Ephesians 1:19, and Ephesians 6:10. Pastor Sydney encourages us to yield ourselves to the Lord. To put on the whole armor of God.