The Enemy

This piece openly exposes the chief enemy of man, his vices and how man overcomes

The devil is an enemy
I know of all people, he hates me
God's love reigns and I become a recruit in His army
Then that enemy, the devil rises to do no good but to accuse me

Yes, this enemy of mine eventually pinpoints some faults
From the beginning, man disobeyed and became a sinner by default
Then i cry out to God, "Help me, I need grace and more fort"
The more I cry, the more the enemy tries to pull me down with all effort

Accuser of the brethren he is
Stealing mankind from God to become his
A serpent he is too, inciting fear for all to take to their heels
I refuse to be his victim, so i'll fight him with prayers while on my kneels

I now walk in dominion
Though the enemy never relents but attacks in rebellion
I'll keep fighting even as he acts like a roaring lion
And God Almighty will forever remain my close companion
7
325
View all 7 likes
support@nairapen.com
+14047026965
.

Create An Ad Like Th...

Give your skills and business more visibility with NairaPen Ads. We'll...

View details
Dr Abiodun Anifow...

More from Okoro David Ukeh

Childhood Down The Memory...

A short story dedicated to the celebration of the world's children's day...

1652539953.jpg
Okoro David Ukeh
2 years ago

An Interview With Mr Davi...

A scheduled meeting organized to interview Mr David on matters about issues of life of you...

1652539953.jpg
Okoro David Ukeh
2 years ago

Power

A Literary work that discusses the effects of leadership positions on its bearers and high...

1652539953.jpg
Okoro David Ukeh
2 years ago

Who Knows Tomorrow? (ep 1...

The uncertainty of life...“Obi, where are you going to this morning?”

1652539953.jpg
Okoro David Ukeh
2 years ago

The Old Man Vs The Old Ma...

Things that happen on the account of man's life that often resurface in the future

1652539953.jpg
Okoro David Ukeh
2 years ago

You may also like

What Are You Called To Do...

"Hello, Dad." "Hello, Dele. Is everything okay? You sound worried." "Dad, nothing is okay...

1673572711.jpg
Damian King
2 years ago

Ex With Benefits

The word "Ex" in the context of this piece is not limited to "a former lover or an old-tim...

1649878951.jpg
Esami Odeh
2 years ago

Say No To Body Shaming

This article deals with how we consciously and subconsciously make others feel bad because...

1655990845.jpg
Okoye Rita Ngozi
2 years ago

We've Had Enough

We've had enough is a short story about police brutality. This is a snippet of the short s...

1652082430.jpeg
Oluwatoyin Odunuy...
2 years ago

How To Manage Your Time E...

Unfulfillment comes through a disorganized and unplanned day. Do you wish to be more produ...

1654629874.jpg
Azubuike
2 years ago
Comments (1)
Support this Writer
Secured Payment in Dollars

$