Because Christ has won victory over sin and death, we could be tempted to treat the flaming arrows of Satan as benign objects that aren’t worth caring about. When we do this, one would say against clear evidence of it not being the case, we can fall into self-reliance and trust ourselves in hubris. Pastor John Samuel Barnett warns us about the dangers of the weapons’ of the enemy but also that our sound trust is to be placed in being of God and His work.
(From 2016JUL31 – SWS-26 – Extinusihed or Burning – How to Resist the Evil One’s Attacks)