No More Stealing!

Spiritual Warfare Series Lesson 2 Podcast Notes

The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly. John 10:10

thief
κλέπτης (kleptēs)
Strong’s Greek 2812: A thief. From klepto; a stealer.

kill
θύσῃ (thysē)
Strong’s Greek 2380: A primary verb; properly, to rush, i.e. to sacrifice; by extension to immolate.

life,
ζωὴν (zōēn)
Strong’s Greek 2222: Life, both of physical (present) and of spiritual (particularly future) existence. From zao; life.

in all its fullness.
περισσὸν (perisson)
Strong’s Greek 4053: From peri; superabundant or superior; by implication, excessive; adverbially violently; neuter preeminence.

Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. 1 Peter 5:8

[and] alert.
γρηγορήσατε (grēgorēsate)
Strong’s Greek 1127: (a) I am awake (in the night), watch, (b) I am watchful, on the alert, vigilant. From egeiro; to keep awake, i.e. Watch.

Be sober-minded
Νήψατε (Nēpsate)
Strong’s Greek 3525: (lit: I am sober), I+C8:C11 am calm (vigilant), circumspect. Of uncertain affinity: to abstain from wine, i.e. be discreet.

seeking
ζητῶν (zētōn)
Strong’s Greek 2212: To seek, search for, desire, require, demand. Of uncertain affinity; to seek; specially, to worship, or to plot.

adversary
ἀντίδικος (antidikos)
Strong’s Greek 476: An opponent (at law), an adversary. From anti and dike; an opponent; specially, Satan.

prowls around
περιπατεῖ (peripatei)
Strong’s Greek 4043: From peri and pateo; to tread all around, i.e. Walk at large; figuratively, to live, deport oneself, follow.

to devour.
καταπιεῖν (katapiein)
Strong’s Greek 2666: To drink down, swallow, devour, destroy, consume. From kata and pino; to drink down, i.e. Gulp entire.

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