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v.8 1. A believer is totally secure in Christ.
(your adversary the devil,)
v.8 2. A believer who fears God will not fear the devil.
(as a roaring lion,)
v.8 3. A believer who walks with God will not be a victim of the enemy's entrapment
v.8 4. A believer whose focus is upon Christ will continuously have his life
strengthened and protected.
(seeking whom he may devour:)
v.9 5. A believer who entrusts his life to truth will have a covering of God's promises.
(Whom resist steadfast in the faith,)
v.9 6. A believer who exercises his faith in Christ will be shielded from the enemy.
(Whom resist steadfast in the faith,) Eph.. 6: 16
v.9 7. A believer is fully protected by the truth in ministry, on God's mission.
(knowing that the same afflictions are accomplished in your brethren that are in