Attacks of the devil are like viruses, coming against the body of Christ — the Church. The first virus we will deal with is defamation.
VIRUS 1: DEFAMATION (lies, character assassination and persecution)
We have to be radical against the attacks of evil. The quicker we cut them off, the easier it will be to overcome them. When the devil tried to contaminate the Lord Jesus through Peter, He did not worry about His friendship with Peter, but immediately and strongly rejected that sneak-attack. “Get behind Me, Satan! For you are not mindful of the things of God, but the things of men” (Mark 8:33). […]