Posted below is the sermon delivered by Br. Nelson Thomas at Borivali Assembly on 18 May, 2011.
In this 4th sermon in the Study Series on Spiritual Warfare, Br. Nelson Thomas exposes the enemy of a Christian. As the battle is half won when the foe is know, 7 points regarding this Christian foe is dealt in this sermon.
1. A Created fallen Angel
2. A powerful being
3. A wicked being
4. A subtle being
5. A organized force
6. A shameless being
7. A defeated foe.
In this 3rd sermon in the Study Series on Spiritual Warfare, Br. Nelson thomas answer tow major questions regarding it
1.What is the guarantee of victory for a Christian in this battle?
a. Position in Lord’s Victory- John 16:33
b. Resources in Christ- Eph 6:10
c. Protection in Christ- Job 1:15
d. Prayer of Christ- Luke 22:32
2. Why a Christian still fights?
a. Devil’s claim because of Past History- Jude 1:9
b. Indwelling fleshly lusts – 1 Peter 2:11
c. Living in a Wicked World- 1 John 5:17
d. Being a part of the Body of Christ- I Cor 12:27
e. Devil’s time is short- Rev 12:12
f. A part of God’s Design- 2 Cor 12:7
Br.Sunil Albert deals with one of the foundational elements of Christian Life :- Christian and his Foe. It is essential to know the conflict, the enemy, his power and tactics. The three enemies of a Christian are dealt in this sermon.
1.WORLD- The External Enemy
2.FLESH- The Internal Enemy
3.DEVIL- The Infernal Enemy
Starting a new Bible study series at Borivali Assembly, Br. Nelson delivers the introductory note to the series. 6 reasons are presented to as why Christians are often taken unawares of the spiritual warfare that they daily ought to fight