Casting Down Imaginations<br />Breath of Life International Church<br />
The Nature of Man<br />Man is a 3-part being<br />Spirit – the eternal part of man; originated by the breath of God within...
The Mind of Man<br />What is “the mind?”<br />The human consciousness that originates in the brain and is manifested espec...
The Mind is a Battlefield<br />Satan is a spirit-being who launches attacks in the mind<br />What are you thinkingabout?<b...
Casting Down Imaginations<br />2 Corinthians 10:4-6<br />For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through...
What Does It Mean?<br />Imaginations – Gr.logismos (log-is-mos‘)<br />Computation, reasoning, conscience, thought<br />A f...
The Thought Process<br />FAITH<br />SPIRIT<br />DESIRE<br />CONVICTION<br />LUST<br />THOUGHT<br />IDEA<br />IMAGINATION<b...
Weapons to Win (Defensive)<br />Ephesians 6:10-17<br />Truth<br />Righteousness<br />Gospel of peace<br />Faith<br />Salva...
Weapons to Win (Offensive/Proactive)<br />The Holy Ghost<br />Prayer and Fasting<br />The Word of God (Build Your Faith)<b...
Casting Down Imaginations<br />Breath of Life International Church<br />Prophet Joy Allen, Instructor<br />
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The mind is a spiritual battlefield. As believers, we must learn to be better stewards over our thoughts.

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Casting Down Imaginations

  1. 1. Casting Down Imaginations<br />Breath of Life International Church<br />
  2. 2. The Nature of Man<br />Man is a 3-part being<br />Spirit – the eternal part of man; originated by the breath of God within mankind (source)<br />Soul – thoughts, feelings and emotions (decision-maker)<br />Body – flesh and physical senses (resulting action; performer)<br />
  3. 3. The Mind of Man<br />What is “the mind?”<br />The human consciousness that originates in the brain and is manifested especially in thought<br />Perception, feeling, will, memory, or imagination<br />The principle intelligence; the spirit of consciousness regarded as an aspect of reality<br />
  4. 4. The Mind is a Battlefield<br />Satan is a spirit-being who launches attacks in the mind<br />What are you thinkingabout?<br />Philippians 4:8 – “Think on these things…”<br />Isaiah 26:23 – “Keep your mind stayed on me…”<br />Psalm 119:11 – “Thy word… that I might not sin…”<br />The mind must be renewed<br />Romans 12:1-2<br />Ephesians 4:22-24<br />
  5. 5. Casting Down Imaginations<br />2 Corinthians 10:4-6<br />For the weapons of our warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down of strong holds;<br />Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ;<br />And having in a readiness to revenge all disobedience, when your obedience is fulfilled.<br />
  6. 6. What Does It Mean?<br />Imaginations – Gr.logismos (log-is-mos‘)<br />Computation, reasoning, conscience, thought<br />A fancy, plan or theme<br />Mental image, thought or idea<br />High Thing – Gr. hupsōma(hoop'-so-mah)<br />Elevated place, barrier<br />Knowledge – Gr. gnōsis(gno'-sis)<br />Godly knowledge, conscience (by way of the Holy Ghost)<br />1 John 2:20<br />Through the anointing, you know all things<br />
  7. 7. The Thought Process<br />FAITH<br />SPIRIT<br />DESIRE<br />CONVICTION<br />LUST<br />THOUGHT<br />IDEA<br />IMAGINATION<br />JUDGEMENT<br />WORD(S)<br />ACTION(S)<br />Manifestation<br />James 1:13-15<br />13Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man: <br /> 14But every man is tempted, when he is drawn away of his own lust, and enticed. <br /> 15Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin, when it is finished, bringeth forth death.<br />
  8. 8. Weapons to Win (Defensive)<br />Ephesians 6:10-17<br />Truth<br />Righteousness<br />Gospel of peace<br />Faith<br />Salvation<br />Word of God<br />
  9. 9. Weapons to Win (Offensive/Proactive)<br />The Holy Ghost<br />Prayer and Fasting<br />The Word of God (Build Your Faith)<br />Holiness (Guard Your Gates)<br />YOU MUST COMMAND, CONQUER AND CONTROL YOUR THOUGHTS!<br />
  10. 10. Casting Down Imaginations<br />Breath of Life International Church<br />Prophet Joy Allen, Instructor<br />

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