If you want to interfere with the devil’s plans—pray interfering prayers. Of course, make your requests known, but interference only comes when you pray for God’s will to be done in the situation. I know that’s a tough prayer to pray, but you can’t afford to walk softly and play it safe. If your wants are different from God’s, ask Him to help you to accept His plans. One might equate a prayer like that with jumping into a freezing-cold lake without a suit. However, the benefits are worth it when you connect with God’s power; it knocks the enemy off his peg.
Go right ahead—interfere!
Your heavenly Father does not want you to be bound and tormented by the enemy’s wickedness. On the contrary, as a Spirit-filled Christian, He has given you the power through Jesus Christ to transcend principalities and rulers of darkness (Ephesian 6:12). You are seated in heavenly places (Ephesian 2:6). You have been given enough faith to cancel every satanic curse working against you. Therefore, anything that is not in alignment with God’s will for your life—
This writing is coming from a page I’m currently facing in my life. The enemy had the audacity to put his filthy-hands on my family. I guess he didn’t get the memo that said: All evil ploys will be taken straight to God.
I know I can’t fight this force within my might, but I know Who can. All I have to do is be obedient to God’s Word and follow His instructions in the matter.
A Christian once told me they didn’t want to upset the devil’s plans because they feared what he might do in retaliation. That person has more faith in the devil’s fears than in the power of God’s Word.
• Greater is He that is in you than he that’s in the world. (1 John 4:4)
• You are more than a conqueror. (Romans 8:37)
• You are the righteousness of God through Jesus Christ. (Romans 3:22)
• No weapon formed against you shall prosper. (Isaiah 54:17)
• God will give His angels charge over you. (Psalm 91:11)
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