The Invisible War
“There is no neutral ground in the universe. Every square inch, every split second is claimed by God, and counterclaimed by Satan.” ― C.S. Lewis
Whether we realize it or not, there is an invisible war happening every day and it’s a war that involves us. We have a real enemy who is out to destroy us, who has had thousands of years to hone his skills and learn how to take us down. But by knowing his tactics, we can better prepare ourselves to live in the victory that we have in Christ Jesus.
In this battle that we're in, we have a cunning and powerful adversary in Satan and his evil angels. As the Accuser, he throws our sin in our face, making us feel like we need to hide from God and that our sin defines us. But Jesus is our Advocate! He defends us against Satan's accusations and gives us His forgiveness and righteousness.
As the serpent, Satan deceives us with his lies. As the lion, Satan devours. As the Destroyer, his weapon isn't lies - it's suffering. Physical suffering is something we're bound to face in this life - it's a product of our broken and sin-filled world - but it also can be a tool of Satan to take us out of commission for God. But through the grace of God, we can stand strong against Satan's