Assigned Reading


The Spirit of Python, Introduction–Chapter 2

Underline or highlight parts of the chapters that have meaning for you. And feel free to write in the margins when something has special appeal, or something is revealed to you about your life and situation. 

Bible Reading:

  1. Philippians chapter 1 
  2. Psalm chapters 26-28


Watch the Following Videos

The Spirit of Python Part 1:


Spirit of Python Part 2:


Spirit of Python Part 3:


Please Answer the Following Questions

  1. Give a brief summary of your Bible readings for lesson one.
  2. List 3-5 key points that were discussed in the book readings and videos, and then give your understanding for each of those key points.
  3. What key points were the most meaningful for you?
  4. What are some names or descriptors of Satan in the Bible?
  5. The first few chapters talk about Satan being like a python. In what ways is Satan like a python?
  6. Chapter two, on pages 9-17, talks about the “Signs” that signal you are under attack. Review those ‘signs’ and list any that describe you today. 
  7. How have these affected you?
  8. Based on what you have learned in this lesson, are there any areas of your life or anything that you will begin to do or think of differently?
  9. Ask any questions or make any comments to your instructor for feedback. 


Submit a two paragraph minimum reflection on this lesson, along with your answers to the questions above, by clicking on the "Contact Instructor" button located below. After you have submitted your answers, you will receive a personalized response from your course instructor based on your answers.


Reflection should include the following:  

  1. What you learned 
  2. What had the most value for you or applied to your life 
  3. Any other take-aways


Move on to lesson two when you're ready.