Demons are fallen angels who followed Lucifer after his defeat in heaven. They love to make either habitation in the lives of humans. The Bible does not specifically say that believers cannot have demons living in them.
Many believe that if you are a real Christian, you cannot have demons; because they feel Jesus cannot live together with the devil in the same heart. It’s true it should not happen but it does. We are triune beings and our salvation affects the whole man. It’s important to keep in mind that salvation in Greek is “sozo.” Sozo is to save, to deliver, to protect, to preserve, and rescue from danger. Sozo is used in Matt.1:21 when it refers to our sins being forgiven. Sozo is used in Matt.9:22 when it speaks of healing of woman. Sozo is used in Luke 8:36 when it talks about man being delivered from demons.Our spirit is saved. Our soul is being saved. Our body will be saved. Click To Tweet
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Jesus was hesitant to cast a demon out of daughter of Gentile woman because Jesus said, deliverance is children’s bread. From Jesus perspective DELIVERANCE FOR THE BELIEVERS WHAT BREAD IS TO THE CHILDREN. To say that we don’t need to be freed, delivered, or victorious is to say that we DON’T NEED BREAD.DELIVERANCE FOR THE BELIEVERS WHAT BREAD IS TO THE CHILDREN. Click To Tweet
As Jesus taught His disciples to pray, “Lead us not into temptation but DELIVER US FROM EVIL.” May Jesus in his mercy bring total freedom into your life.
This blog was written by Vladimir Savchuk.
Pastor Vlad is the lead pastor of Hungry Generation Church, an author of “Break Free” and “Single, Ready to Mingle” and a founder of free online school “Vlad’s School.” To download free e-books, sermon series, small group study guides go to vladimirsavchuk.com
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