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There is strong biblical evidence that a Christian cannot be demon possessed. The question then arises regarding what influence/power a demon can have over a Christian. Many Bible teachers describe...
Demons are the fourth and lowest position in Satan's realm of Authority, They are the foot soldiers of His evil army and are dominated and directed by the higher ranking rules, powers, and principalities. Eph 6:12. They are distinct creatures Mark 16:9. They haves will Matt 12:43-45. They have the ability to speak Matt 8:29, Mark 1:24, Luke 8:30 Acts 19:15. They have understanding Mark 1:24,self-awareness Mark 5:9, they have faith James 2:19, They have emotions Mark 5:7, also fellowship 1 Cort 10:20-21. They have doctrines 1Tim 4:1, and desires Matt 8:31, controlling power Acts 19:16 and miraculous powers Rev 16:14. In His model prayer, Jesus instructed His followers to pray for deliverance from the Evil one on a daily basis Luke 11:4. They will continue to torment and possess till Christ comes again foreseen His Church. The demons can work in our doubt, worry, fear, resentment, rebellion. Gen 3:1, mat 6:25-33, Rev 1:17-18 Isa 41:10, psalms 17; 27; 35; 109; 143, 1Sam 15:23. Jesus Christ has prepared a place for every born again believer, and it is located in Heaven. The Lord has assured us that heaven is where He and the Father are, and He has even given us directions on how to get there. "I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. John 14:6. Let Him be your Savior from the demons and eternal hell.
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