THE WORLD OF ANGELS
(INCLUDING SATAN AND DEMONS)
Chapter 5 Ė Lesson 1-3
I. THE DOCTRINE OF ANGELS - Lesson 1
A. Do They Really Exist?
B. What are Angels Like?
C. What Do Angels Do?
|Their ministry to Christ|
|Their ministry to believers|
|Their ministry to the nations|
|Their ministry to unbelievers|
II. THE DOCTRINE OF SATAN - Lesson 2
A. Does Satan Really Exist?
B. What is Satan Like?
|He Possesses Intellect||He Has Emotions|
|He Has a Will||He Is Treated as a Morally Responsible Person|
|Personal Pronouns Are Used of Him||He is a creature|
|He is a spirit being||He is of the order of angels called cherubim|
|He was the highest of all angelic creatures||He is a murderer|
|He is a liar||He is a confirmed sinner|
|He is an accuser||He is an adversary|
C. What Was Satanís Sin? The 5 "I Will's of pride"
D. Has Satan Been Judged or Will He Be?
E. What Does Satan Do?
Regarding Christ :
Temptation of Christ
Satan used various people to attempt to thwart the work of Christ
He possessed Judas's body for the betrayal
Reagarding Nations :
He deceives them now
He will gather them to the battle of Armageddon
Regarding Unbelievers :
He blinds their minds
He snatches the Word from their hearts
He uses men to oppose God's work
Regarding Believers :
F. What is the Believerís Defense Against Satan?
III. THE DOCTRINE OF DEMONS - Lesson 3
A. Who Are the Demons? >Fallen Angels
B. What Are Demons Like? > 1)They are spirit beings; 2)They have an intellect
C. What Do Demons Do?
D. Is There Such A Thing As Demon Possession? > For unbelievers : Yes;
For believers : NO The work of demons in demon possession is from within. By this definition a Christian cannot be possessed by a demon since he is indwelt by the Holy Spirit. ( Rom. 8:9; 1 Cor. 6:19 )
E. The Destiny of Demons > Ultimately - the lake of fire
by Dave Smith, D.Min.