This is why Satan will work with greater power than ever before in this world to deceive and to destroy mankind. It is his determined purpose that the world should not believe that he exists or that they be aware of his devices.
April 8 – April 14, 2001 – How artfully had Satan approached Eve in Eden! ‘Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden?’ Genesis 3:1. Thus far the tempter’s words were truth; but in his manner of speaking them there was a disguised contempt for the words of God.
…if they could understand the wonderful work of God for the rescue of souls from the bondage of sin, and the constant exercise of His power for their protection from the malice of the evil one, they would be better prepared to withstand the devices of Satan.
“Satan is playing the game of life for every soul.” Testimonies, vol. 6, 264. The battle for our minds will be severe. “Let not the days pass by and precious opportunities be lost of seeking the Lord with all the heart and mind and soul….”