Sunday, September 1, 2019 — Mike Teel
BE DILIGENT: Lord of the Supernatural,
The Destructive Power of Demons II
FOCAL PASSAGE: Mark 5:1-20
THE DESTRUCTIVE POWER OF DEMONS …Mark 5:1-7
THE REALITY OF DEMONS
1. MINIMIZING THEIR DETECTION
WHO CAN BE POSSESSED? ...Mark 5:1-2
1. CAN A BELIEVER BE POSSESSED?
a. SALVATION'S DELIVERANCE
•II Corinthians 5:17, I Corinthians 6:19-20, John 8:43-44
b. CONQUERORS THROUGH CHRIST
•Romans 8:37, I John 4:4, II Corinthians 6:15-16
c. DELIVERED BY CHRIST / GOD
•Colossians 1:13-14 (God delivered us)
•I Peter 1:3-5 (Christ reigns)
•I Corinthians 15:57 (God gave us victory)
2. DEMONIC OPPRESSION
•Some results of OPPRESSION: addictions, depression, financial difficulty, abnormal fears, sinful activities
•Occult activity, false religions: I Timothy 4:1 & Matthew 24:24
•Drug use: Galatians 5:20; Revelation 9:21; 18:23
•Habitual sinful habits: I John 3:7-10
3. THE REVELATION OF THE SUPERNATURAL IN _ _ _ _ _ _ _
•In 1970 something happened that shocked the spiritual consciousness of America.
•Dr. Sam Cathey: For the first time since Jesus left this earth, the church no longer was a threat to the Devil and what he wanted to do.
DESTRUCTIVE POWER OF _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ ...Mark 5:2-3a
•He was isolated.
•Also note that the tombs were associated with DEATH AND DECAY.
•The ultimate plan of the devil for your life is to destroy you and take your life. Remember John 10:10 & Revelation 9:11
LIVE IT OUT
> Do you have a personal relationship with Christ?
> Is Jesus truly the Lord of your life?
> Would you please pray for those who lives are being destroyed by demonic forces?